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Komatsu adds Smart Drone and Smart Field to suite of job...

Contractors know that accurate numbers to track job site activity and topography can mean the difference between completing a project on time and on...

Metso Outotec launches virtual inspection tool for mill linings

Metso Outotec is launching a Virtual Inspection tool for horizontal grinding mill linings. The new, patented Virtual Inspection platform takes the benefits of 3D...

Using simulation to increase logging productivity and profitability

Within the highly competitive forestry industry, logging contracts are won or lost based on many factors—not the least of which is cost. Consequently, logging companies...

Bobcat Company launches Machine IQ mobile app

Bobcat Company has announced a new way to stay connected to its machines—the Bobcat Machine IQ Wireless Communication mobile app. According to the company, equipment...

JLG launches new Bluetooth-enabled analyzer, reader for scissor lifts

JLG Industries is bringing the power and functionality of its popular Handheld Analyzer to customers’ mobile devices with the introduction of the Bluetooth Analyzer...

Komatsu selected for autonomous lunar construction project

Komatsu will be participating in a project for promoting the development of innovative technologies for autonomous construction for various places and climates, including on...

Brokk launches its Connect 2.0 platform in North America and Europe

Brokk has launched Connect 2.0, the newest iteration of its online platform for connected robots. This version includes several new features, such as a...

Volvo CE performs world’s first high-lift tele-operation over 5G network

Volvo Construction Equipment has begun to trial remote-operation of high-lift wheel loaders over a 5G network in complex forestry applications. The company looks to...

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John Deere acquires artificial intelligence company

John Deere has acquired Blue River Technology, an agriculture-based artificial intelligence company. Blue River Technology successfully applied integrated artificial intelligence with agricultural spraying equipment. The company...