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Here’s how hackers helped reduce undercarriage inspection times

Changing technologies mean every company needs to stay ahead of the digital curve, but few go so far as inviting hackers to...

Doosan Bobcat announces new Global Collaboration Centre

Doosan Bobcat has announced the opening of a new Global Collaboration Centre in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. The centre will...

Metso Minerals and Outotec merge to create Metso Outotec

Metso Minerals and Outotec have agreed to merge to create “Metso Outotec” a company that will deliver process technology and equipment to...

Kioti’s Canadian distribution centre opens

Kioti Tractor has officially opened its new Canadian Distribution Centre. On June 4, Kioti Tractor, a division of Daedong-USA,...

Here’s what powers Case’s eye-catching wheel loader concept

At Bauma 2019, Project TETRA (the methane-powered wheel loader concept from Case) certainly turned a few heads. And under the hood is a natural...

Yanmar to acquire ASV Holdings

Yanmar Holdings has announced it will enter into a definitive agreement to acquire the Minnesota-based ASV Holdings Inc. The...

Ritchie Bros CEO Ravi Saligram to step down

Ravi Saligram, chief executive officer and board member of Ritchie Bros. has informed the auction company’s board of directors that he will...

Ritchie Bros. Edmonton auction nets $72 million in sales

Ritchie Bros.’s third Edmonton auction of the year sold more than 7,400 equipment items and trucks for more than $72 million.

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Hitachi adds Trimble Loadrite to its wheel loaders

Hitachi Construction will now offer Trimble’s Loadrite L3180 SmartScale as an option on it wheel loaders. The Loadrite L3180 SmartScale with weighing intelligence is able...