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Epiroc introduces two electric-driven Pit Vipers

Epiroc has announced two additions to the Pit Viper blasthole drill rig family, the Pit Viper 231 E and Pit Viper 235 E.  The new...

Caterpillar’s 1st battery electric underground mining truck

Caterpillar has successfully demonstrated its first battery electric prototype underground mining truck, growing its portfolio of battery electric and semi-autonomous technology for underground mining.  Cat...

Trimble tests autonomous soil compactor in BC

Trimble has completed its first test of a fully autonomous soil compactor on a live jobsite.  Trimble equipped a Dynapac CA 5000 soil compactor with...

Unicontrol debuts new  grade control for dozers

Unicontrol has launched its latest development: Automatic Grading Control for dozers.  Automatic Grading Control from Unicontrol is designed to make grading simpler for existing and...

Google Cloud and HD Hyundai partner on AI innovation

HD Hyundai is collaborating with Google Cloud to advance its digital transformation using generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Philip...

Bobcat imbeds augmented reality into skid steer windshield

A new concept from Bobcat allows operators to see more than the immediate jobsite in front of them. Advanced Display Technology transforms the windows in...

SafeAI turns a Cat haul truck into an autonomous, electric machine

SafeAI and construction company Obayashi Corporation have unveiled a first-of-its-kind zero-emission, autonomous haul truck.  The Caterpillar 725 is the first haul truck retrofitted with autonomous...

United Rentals adds solar battery generators to its fleet

United Rentals is the first equipment rental company to offer the new HiPower EHR Solar Battery Generator, a mobile micro grid solution that boosts...

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Aquajet Extender boosts flexibility for its Aqua Cutter 750V

Aquajet is enhancing the reach of its Aqua Cutter 750V with the introduction of its Extender accessory.  The Extender is a flexible addition to the...