Construction Equipment

Electrical Power Generators

Sandvik Selects Volvo Penta Power-Generation Systems for New Tertiary Crushers

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Sandvik Construction has selected Volvo Penta power-generation engines for its new electric-powered track-mounted tertiary crushers. The new UH450E tertiary crusher was developed by Sandvik in response to market demand and special requests from customers for an electric-powered system. The new-generation UH450E is powered by a Volvo Penta TAD1651GE power-generation engine...

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Simulators

New Construction Training Simulator Allows Operators to Master Trimble Grade Control without Using Valuable Machine Time and Fuel

MUNICH - Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) today introduced a new construction grade control simulator for accelerated and cost-effective training of dozer operators. The simulator enables SITECH® Technology Dealers to deliver Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System training in a safe and realistic environment that resembles a dozer cab - without using valuable machine time and fuel on the...

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B&R at Bauma 2013 in Munich
Construction Equipment

B&R at Bauma 2013 in Munich

Modular automation system for the construction machinery industry At bauma 2013 from April 15-21, B&R will be presenting its full range of mobile automation solutions in Hall D / Booth D1.216. The highlight of B&R's bauma appearance will be two of the technology leader's latest developments. With its new MA170 control and I/O systems, B&R is mixing things up in the field of construction machinery...

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Excavators

Compact Track Loader features operating capacity of 2,500 lb.

Driven by 74.3 hp Tier IV-compliant Deutz turbo-diesel engine, Model RT250Â- delivers up to 243 lb-ft of torque, up to 14,317 lb of tractive effort, and lift height of 128 ½ in. Loader features Automatic Track Tensioning System that eliminates need for manually tensioning tracks before operation. By sensing machine load electronically, AntiStall technology continuously monitors and...

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Tandem Roller offers optional compaction measurement.
Paving / Compacting Rollers

Tandem Roller offers optional compaction measurement.

Available on BW138AD-5 Tandem Vibratory Roller, ECONOMIZER system provides real-time data, allowing continuous control of compaction process. ECONOMIZER uses acceleration sensor to measure stiffness of target material across compacted area. Data from sensor is instantly displayed via 10 yellow LED lights on roller’s instrument panel, with number of illuminated lights increasing in conjunction...

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Vehicle Tractors

Caterpillar Exhibit at Bauma China Show Is the Largest Display Ever for the Company

Company leverages China's most renowned trade show in construction industries to demonstrate its long-term commitment to China SHANGHAI - With the theme of Building customer success for over 100 years," Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is showcasing its industry leadership at bauma China 2012, the International Trade Fair for construction machinery, building material machines, construction vehicles...

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Tandem Vibratory Roller provides all-around visibility.
Paving / Compacting Rollers

Tandem Vibratory Roller provides all-around visibility.

Powered by 20.2 hp, water-cooled Kubota diesel engine, Model BW100ADM-5 delivers 3,822 lb of centrifugal force at frequency of 3,780 vpm, while offering working width of 39.4 in. ECOMODE automatically idles engine to conserve fuel during inactivity, while Intelligent Vibration Control ensures consistent compaction results. Built with travel motors contained within drums, design optimizes...

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Grout

MAPEI Intensifies Activities in Qatar to Capitalize on Over USD 22 Billion Worth of Projects to Be Awarded in 2012

FIFA World Cup to boost business prospects as MAPEI leverages expertise in supplying major sporting facilities such as Olympic stadiums, football arenas MAPEI, global leader in the production of adhesives, sealants and chemical products for buildings, has announced that it is moving forward with its plans to strengthen its presence in Qatar, seeking to capitalize on an estimated USD 22.149...

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JCB Adds Eight Small Platform Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Models to New Generation Product Line
Powered Roller Conveyors

JCB Adds Eight Small Platform Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Models to New Generation Product Line

SAVANNAH, GA - JCB, the world's largest privately-owned construction equipment manufacturer, is building upon the success of its New Generation skid steer and compact track loader line with the addition of eight new small platform machines. The eight new machines-the 135, 155, 175, 190 and 205 skid steers and the 150T, 190T and 205T compact track loaders-complement JCB's nine large platform New...

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Pressure Washing Equipment

Bobcat Launches 2012 Lineup of Light Construction Products

(WEST FARGO, N.D.) Bobcat has announced its 2012 lineup of light construction products, featuring a revamped line of air compressors, generators and pressure washers, as well as compaction equipment, including plate compactors and upright rammers. Powered by fuel-efficient, Honda engines, these durable models are designed to provide reliable performance for jobsite development and cleanup...

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