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terex jib crane

Terex extends jib for new tower crane model 

The new Terex CTL 272-18 luffing jib tower crane boasts a 10 per cent increase in jib length compared to the company’s previous class model. The new crane features a 61 metre maximum jib length,...
Cat d6 dozer

The Caterpillar D6 XE: the world’s first high drive electric drive dozer

Caterpillar’s new D6 XE is the world’s first dozer equipped with a high drive electric drive powertrain. The new D6 XE, along with the D6, replace the company’s D6T dozer. Both dozers were unveiled at...
engcon tiltrotator

New Engcon tiltrotator boasts 240,771 ft-lb of break torque

Engcon has announced “the world’s most powerful tiltrotator” is now in production. Engcon’s new EC233 series tiltrotator has a break torque of 240,771 foot-pounds, making it the market's most powerful tiltrotator built for excavators up...

Vac-Tron Equipment acquired by Vermeer

Vac-Tron has featured the Vermeer name on its equipment for more than a decade. Now, the vacuum excavation company is officially part of Vermeer Corporation. On Nov. 12, Vermeer announced it has acquired Vac-Tron Equipment,...
ruckit

Ruckit releases real-time truck tracking tech

Ruckit creates trucking management software to optimize the movement of bulk construction materials Ruckit Inc. has created the construction industry’s first collaborative logistics platform designed for bulk materials producers, trucking companies and general contractors. The system...
komatsu mining

Komatsu Mining Corp. is building a new headquarters in Milwaukee 

Komatsu Mining Corp. plans to build a new, state-of-the-art headquarters and manufacturing campus. The company’s 232,257 square-metre South Harbor Campus is planned for Milwaukee’s Harbor District, off Greenfield Avenue, near the location of the company’s...
JOhn Deere 944K wheel loader

Deere updates its 944K hybrid wheel loader

The 944K boasts nine to 14 per cent lower fuel consumption compared to its IT4 predecessor John Deere has equipped its 944K hybrid wheel loader with a Tier 4 Final engine, which boosts fuel economy...
hydraulic loader

IMT hydraulic loader enhanced with high crane capacity

Iowa Mold Tooling (IMT) has released the new 42684 hydraulic loader, which  features a vertical reach of  29 metres. Launched at the 2018 Gypsum Management Supply (GMS) Expo in Charlotte, North Carolina, the hydraulic loader...