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Spider Provides Access Solution for Curtain Wall Installation at RIU Hotel Times Square, New York

March 22, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided a complete access equipment solution for the curtain wall installation on the new 29-story luxury RIU Hotel Times Square in New York. Faced with a challenging rooftop landscape that was filled with obstructive mechanical equipment and a complex air conditioning unit, Doria, Inc. turned to Spider for an innovative access solution.... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Bolt-On Kits endow snow pushers with pull back capability.

March 9, 2016

Pull-back kits, available for 36-Series Snow Pushers, let operators rotate snow pusher forward as to engage 1.5 x 8 in. Ultra-rubber cutting edge with ground to pull snow away from overhead doors, buildings, and loading docks. This capability also minimizes hand shoveling. Featuring bolt-on installation, kits use existing holes on end plates to eliminate need for any additional... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

SunPower Smashes Installation Time Record for Commercial Solar Power Systems

March 2, 2016

SunPower® Helix™ Roof System Installation Time is Two and a Half Times Faster than Market Competitors SAN JOSE, Calif. - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWR) announced today that its SunPower® Helix™ Roof product, the world's first fully-integrated rooftop solar solution for commercial customers, can be installed at least two and a half times faster than competing commercial rooftop solar... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Form Systems and Wall Panel offer sanitary surfaces.

February 25, 2016

Suitable for sanitizing on daily basis, added products include EFS-8 Extrutech Form System for 8, 10, and 12 in. concrete walls; EFSI-8 Extrutech Form System for Insulated concrete walls; P224 Wall Panel for interior partition walls and clean rooms; and P645 Angle Form Connector for construction of concrete circular and oval storage tanks or above/below ground swimming pools. Waterproof... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

PTO Trucks suit vacuum excavation applications.

February 9, 2016

Available on Ford or Freightliner chassis, HTV PTO Hydro Truck Vac Series features debris tanks ranging from 300–1,500 gallons. Power Take Off drives positive displacement vacuum blowers that produce 1,000–2,600 cfm. Units are standard with high pressure water system, full hydraulic rear claw door, reverse pressure, and Big Red filter housing that cleans air down to 0.5 microns before it... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Wheel Compactor suits cohesive and clay soil environments.

February 8, 2016

Engineered to safely compact fill material in trench as it is being back-filled, boom-mounted IHW Series features patent-pending locking wheel removal design that facilitates field accessibility to heavy-duty, sealed bearings by eliminating weld-type bearing encasements. Heavy-duty steel weldments with relief ports prevent material jam, while specially designed pads effectively penetrate trench... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Spider Provides Access for Painting of St. Louis Mural

January 27, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided the suspended scaffolding solution for the painting of a custom 1,200 square foot mural on the exterior façade of a radio station’s headquarters in St. Louis. The talented muralist team from On the Wall Productions turned to Spider for a standard rental equipment solution to get them to the work. Spider provided two swing... Read More

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

Makita to Bring New Solutions to World of Concrete 2016

January 25, 2016

Industry's biggest annual concrete trade show lands in Las Vegas next month Makita is bringing new solutions to the concrete and masonry industries' biggest annual trade show next month in Las Vegas. World of Concrete lands at the Las Vegas Convention Center on February 2-5, and Makita will be exhibiting at the outdoor Silver Lot area (booth O30043) with a dynamic, hands-on booth... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

GAF to Exhibit New Products and Technologies at Upcoming International Builders' Show

January 18, 2016

PARSIPPANY, NJ — GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, will continue to have a considerable presence at the International Builders' Show, taking place January 19-21 in Las Vegas. The company will display products in booth C2108 in addition to offering education and insight on cutting-edge apps and technology to help professional builders and contractors grow their... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Earthmoving Scraper targets mass market.

January 14, 2016

Able to mount onto Articulated Dump Truck chassis, in addition to agriculture or construction tractors, 28 yd³ Model 1228ADT can be used to self-load, transport, and eject material with single engine running. Operator is able to use responsive joystick control functionality inside Articulated Dump Truck, and digital display screen is included in cab for visual operating details. With... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Power Tilting Coupler enables 180° of attachment movement.

January 14, 2016

Approved for variety of Doosan excavators, Power Tilting Coupler provides excavator flexibility and precision when digging trenches, performing general excavation tasks, and final grading. With coupler, operators can angle trenching or ditching bucket 67° left and right for up to 134° of flexibility. Coupler can work under or around objects, such as underground pipe, to complete excavating.... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Mini Grapple is available for sub-compact tractors.

January 12, 2016

Used for handling debris, brush, or orchard prunings, CTMG-48S is designed for sub-compact tractors that use universal skid steer quick attach system. Gripping notches in both upper grapple and lower rake help retain loose materials. While 31 in. wide single upper grapple is made of 3/8 in. material, lower 48 in. wide rake has tines made from ½ in. material. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Severe-Duty Crawler Excavator Buckets handle abrasive materials.

January 11, 2016

Approved for use with DX140LC-5 through DX530LC-5 crawler excavators used in heavy digging and loading applications, severe-duty buckets come in pin-on or wedge-lock style and handle abrasive materials. Side cutters, shell bottom and side wear plates, and weld-on wear shroud are made of abrasive-resistant material, and reinforcing gussets strengthen machine-fitting joint on bucket. Offered in... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Bobcat Company to Showcase New skid-steer Loader at 2016 World of Concrete in Las Vegas

December 22, 2015

WEST FARGO, N.D. – Bobcat Company will display a number of compact equipment offerings in the Bobcat booth — C5479 — at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the annual World of Concrete in Las Vegas, February 2 – 5, 2016. On display will be the new Bobcat® T770 compact track loader, S595 skid-steer loader, and MT85 mini track loader. The T770 will be paired with the new 3D grade... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Adapter mounts skid steer type attachments to 3-pt tractor hitch.

December 18, 2015

Shipped with Cat I pull pins (7/8 in.), 3-pt hitch to skid steer adapter allows operator to mount skid steer type attachments to tractor's 3-pt hitch. Solution fits category I or II hitches, is quick hitch compatible, and features all-steel construction with plated handles, pins, and springs. When paired with Worksaver Category I hydraulic top link cylinder, unit helps operator find... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Wall Construction System optimizes structural integrity.

December 8, 2015

With specifications that meet requirements for energy-efficient design and construction in National Building Code of Canada, HP+™ Wall System XR Series provides optimized structural integrity and thermal efficiency with minimal air leakage. Walls are no thicker than conventional walls and can be seamlessly integrated into conventional construction projects. System has been designed to meet or... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

GAF Wins Gold Innovation Award for Second Straight Year

December 8, 2015

PARSIPPANY, NJ  - GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to have again received the Gold Innovation Award in the Asphalt Roofing Shingles category by Home Builder Executive. GAF was acknowledged for its Glenwood™ Lifetime Designer Shingles, the company’s first triple-laminate shingle and the thickest available on the market. Glenwood™ Shingles offer all the natural... Read More