Max Carrington

Connell’s Construction brings Canada its first Liebherr PR 716 G8 dozer

At Bauma 2016, Liebherr unveiled its new crawler dozer model, the PR 716, which became the successor of the PR 714 model. Four years later, Liebherr launched its generation 8 crawler dozers, including the...

Steelwrist adds new quick couplers and tiltrotators for mid-size excavators

The new range of SQ50 quick couplers and tiltrotators are targeted toward 7-13 ton excavators. The Steelwrist SQ range is a high-performing, fully-automatic oil connection technology, used in quick couplers and tiltrotators on excavators...

ASV expands attachments line with augers, breakers, trenchers and more

ASV Holdings Inc. has expanded its line of branded attachments for use on ASV machines. The new lineup features augers and bits, breakers, trenchers and soil conditioners. According to the company, the attachments are...

1970s Terex Model R35 offloading logs at Menzies Bay in British Columbia

By HCEA Canada Pictured here, in 1971, is an offloading of logs at Menzies Bay in British Columbia. Situated north of Campbell River on Vancouver Island, this was prime logging territory for the MacMillan-Bloedel Company. Following...

Caterpillar acquires tech company Tangent Energy Solutions

Caterpillar Inc. has acquired Tangent Energy Solutions, a U.S.-based energy-as-a-service (EaaS) company, which will now operate under Caterpillar’s Electric Power Division. Headquartered in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, Tangent Energy seeks to provide customers with turnkey solutions...

Rototilt unveils powerful new tiltrotator for excavators up to 43 tonnes

At Hillhead 2022, Rototilt will be showcasing its latest innovation, the RC9—a powerful tiltrotator for excavators weighing up to 43 tonnes. “With the RC9, we want to bring the customer benefits of the tiltrotator to...

Bobcat announces investment in North American assembly plant

Bobcat Company has announced plans for a new assembly plant in Rogers, Minnesota, a northwest suburb of Minneapolis-Saint Paul. This investment will add an additional 225,000 square feet in production capacity and enable the...

Topcon represents construction industry in CampusOS research project

Topcon Positioning Group is one of 22 partners involved in CampusOS; a research project with the goal of developing a modular ecosystem for open 5G campus networks based on open radio technologies and interoperable...