Finning Canada: When to repair, replace or rebuild forestry equipment

The right forestry equipment maintenance plan can help increase productivity for foresters  By Mark Nelson, major product...

Sandvik make strides in automation & electrification

Sandvik has unveiled its new AutoMine Concept, as well as the world’s first 18 tonne battery loader Sandvik...

Anaconda unveils its largest mobile incline screener

Anaconda has introduced the SR520 mobile incline screener as a high-volume solution for applications where retaining fines is of the utmost importance. 

The Eco Log 584F delivers a 16-tonne loading capacity

Eco Log has introduced the new 584F, the sixth forwarder in the company’s range.  With a loading capacity of...

American Model 750 cable shovel

Pictured here in the late 1950s is an American Model 750 cable shovel loading pit run gravel near Caledon, Ontario. 

Western Star debuts its next gen vocational truck

Western Star has introduced its next-generation vocational truck — the all-new 49X. The new truck is built from the...

Edge Innovate introduces new radial stockpile conveyor

Edge Innovate has revealed the latest product offering from its popular material handling product range.   The new Edge...

Yanmar debuts new tight tail-swing excavator

Yanmar America’s compact equipment division has launched the new SV40 excavator.  As well, the ultra-tight tail swing excavator is...

History Channel’s Big Timber debuts starring Canadian loggers

A British Columbia-based tree-to-board logging company is the focus of History Channel’s new series Big Timber. The new 10-episode...

RCCAO calls on Canada to invest in infrastructure

Peter Smith, the new chair of the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO), is calling on the federal government to provide...

Morbark introduces two new X Series Wood Hog horizontal grinders

Morbark has developed two new compact X Series Wood Hog horizontal grinders for niche recycling markets.  The 2400X and...

Guinness World Record holder retires from JCB

Since 1976, Neil Smith has represented JCB in a number of roles, most recently as the head of the company’s North American...

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