Construction Equipment and Supplies

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Services

Nicholson Awarded Port of Miami Tunnel Grouting Work

November 1, 2011

Nicholson was recently awarded a multi-million dollar contract to perform grout work on the new Port of Miami Tunnel, which will provide a direct connection from the Port of Miami to Watson Island. The Port of Miami is one of the busiest cargo and cruise ship ports in the country. The tunnel structure project is part of a larger construction initiative designed to increase access to the port by... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean

Hydraulic Excavator facilitates travel with auto transmission.

October 24, 2011

Weighing ~49,684 lb, XL 4100 IV is powered by EPA-compliant, 245 hp, Tier 4i Mercedes engine and can travel at speeds up to 60 mph. AutoDrive(TM) system, featuring Allison 6-speed automatic transmission, facilitates driving to jobsites and back to equipment yards, while in-cab switch lets operators select joystick pattern. Available with 6 x 4 or 6 x 6 drive train, excavator offers 30 ft, 3 in.... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

SABIC Helps Meccano de Mexico Break New Ground with First Concrete Forms Featuring Lightweight, High-performance LNP* Verton* Composite

October 18, 2011

MEXICO CITY, - Here at Plastimagen Mexico 2011, Booth 2216, SABIC's Innovative Plastics business unit today announced an industry first: new one-piece, reusable concrete forms made from the company's high-performance LNP* Verton* long glass fiber-reinforced composite. The new corrosion-resistant composite forms were developed by SABIC and Meccano de Mexico, a top Mexican construction supply... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Fasteners & Hardware

Cintec North America Offers Masonry Repair and Reinforcement Anchor System

October 13, 2011

CINTEC North America, a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, offers the CINTEC Reinforcing Anchor System, a micro cement anchoring and reinforcing technique. The system is used for repair and renovation of existing buildings. The award-winning Anchor System process begins with an inspection of the structure by a qualified CINTEC... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Adjustable Frequency Drives serve crane/hoist applications.

September 14, 2011

IMPULSE® Series 4 drives include IMPULSEoG+ Series 4, which can be used as open-loop vector or V/F crane control for traverse motions or mechanical load brake hoists, and IMPULSEoVG+ Series 4, which can be used as closed-loop flux vector crane control for non-mechanical load brake hoists and high-performance traverse motions. Products come standard with continuous overload detection, Adaptive... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Cat Lift Trucks Launches Lift Truck Cost Calculator Tool

September 13, 2011

Tool Provides Real Time Cost Savings Analysis For Electric and Internal Combustion Lift Trucks, Backed by $500 Rebate HOUSTON (September 12, 2011) - In response to the material handling industry's shift towards electric lift trucks, Cat Lift Trucks (http://www.cat-lift.com), a provider of lift trucks known for quality, reliability and customer service, today announces the Lift Truck Cost... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Release Agent targets spun concrete applications.

August 29, 2011

Consisting of 100% active lubricant release blend, Release Coating 7700 eliminates problems with surface finishes of deep cut parts by providing reactive barrier between concrete and spinning mold, releasing intricately detailed finished product with consistent coloration. Coating, available in 5-gallon containers and 55-gallon drums, eliminates dry time while providing optimal release from metal... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Concrete Release Agent extends life of latex forms.

August 19, 2011

As water-based release for concrete products, Mold Release Agent 7643 is designed for molding processes in which exact replication and consistent coloration are essential. Formulation ensures optimal slip and release from latex forms without damage, increasing life of form. Applied by spraying, brushing, or wiping, product incurs minimal build up and thereby extends time forms remain in... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Sign Stake offers Green solution for temporary outdoor signs.

August 19, 2011

Made of galvanized steel, Twistake is hand-crafted using non-electric tool to twist and bend steel into shape with no welds. Nine gauge flute wires ensure tight fit for 4 mil corrugated signs, while center clip design keeps sign in place. Step wires are bent at correct angle for ground penetration and stability. Reacting like spring, twisted shaft bounces back into place when bent by wind or... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Software

Field Service Management Software runs on smartphones.

August 5, 2011

As real-time, location-based smartphone app, FS-Mobile(TM) enables direct-to-tech control that improves speed, performance, and reporting of work done in field for independent contractors. Geo-coded proof-of-proximity features are complemented by real-time find, contact, and validate applications that technicians can download to their smartphones. Additional features include multifunctional... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Tractor Cab System features pivot roof for backhoe operation.

August 2, 2011

Designed for Cub Cadet Yanmar Sc2450 TLB series tractors, WorkPro® features commercial-grade ROPS Roll-Over Protective Structure enclosure. Roof unlatches above rear curtain and pivots up using integrated gas shock to allow full use of backhoe without interference. Powder-coated steel frame comes with pin-hinged steel doors and full sliding windows for max ventilation. Supplied with 12 V... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Drywall Tape features multidirectional design.

August 1, 2011

Designed to reinforce joints for seamless drywall finishing, FibaTape® Extra Strength Tape has fiberglass open mesh design, which provides protection against mold and eliminates blisters and bubbles. Self-adhesive product, available in 2 3/8 in. x 250 ft rolls, requires no pre-bedding coat. It is suited for applications that require additional strength, including vaulted ceilings, arches,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products

Riding Trowel edges to within 5/16 in. of wall.

July 21, 2011

Powered by GX690 (688 cc) air-cooled Honda gas engine, MP 235 Edger employs heavy-duty drive train, standard-duty gearboxes, and two 4-bladed, 36 in. dia, non-overlapping rotors. Torque converter clutch system gives operator full variable speed control (to 145 rpm) of rotors, and rotating guard rings let operator run along edges of walls as well as around columns and pipes to achieve clean... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Landscape Rakes attach to skid steers and 3-pt tractors.

July 21, 2011

Available with choice of 2 in. Sabre Tooth or 1¾ in. Carbide Tooth rotor, Piranha(TM) Power Landscape Rakes remove debris or sod to prepare seedbed surfaces to create new lawn, renovate existing lawn, or pulverize and set grade on new construction sites. Units feature replaceable bearing housings and triple seal bearings, as well as self-storing quick-flip side shields, flip-up gauge wheels,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Crane Management System provides status of lift.

July 15, 2011

Available on RCH Hoist Series, ECM Electronic Crane Management System monitors status of hoist cable and provides feedback to operator that drum is turning, when hoist has reached last layer, and when there are only 3 wraps of cable left on drum. System includes home and full drum position indicator light as well as analog and digital output circuit. Green-yellow-red LED light indicating top,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Wall Slotter cuts channels in concrete and masonry.

July 12, 2011

Powered by 20 A motor with 7,500 rpm no-load speed, EMF 150 uses 2 adjustable, parallel, 6 in. diamond blades to cut channels up to 1 13/16 in. wide x 1 ¾ in. deep in concrete and masonry. Tool accommodates needs of plumbing, HVAC, and electrical renovations by allowing pipe, conduit, and wire to be placed inside walls and floors. Closed hood optimizes air flow and facilitates fragment... Read More