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volvo electric concept

Volvo CE previews electric concept machines

Volvo CE has offered a sneak peek at its latest concept: the LX2 electric compact wheel loader. The concept machine was unveiled to industry specialists,...
WITOS wirtgen

WITOS: Paving the way for big data

WITOS FleetView helps optimize paving processes in road construction for Wirtgen, Vögele and Hamm equipment In 2008, the number of things connected to the Internet...

Bobcat explores incorporating artificial intelligence

Doosan Bobcat North America is exploring the notion of incorporating Artificial Intelligence (AI) into its Bobcat equipment. In order to study incorporating advanced AI, Doosan...
Perkins my engine app

Perkins updates My Engine app

The Perkins My Engine App has been downloaded by users more than 100,000 times since its launch at ConExpo in 2017. The app, working in conjunction...
Wheel Loader Load Assist

Load Assist updated by Volvo Construction

Volvo Construction Equipment has updated Load Assist, its on-board weighing system, to improve payload accuracy while the machine is in motion. The Load Assist update...
doosanCONNECT

Doosan launches DoosanCONNECT telematics system

A decade after launching its first telematics system, Doosan has released DoosanCONNECT, which promises to deliver greater machine-to-machine communication, intelligence and remote equipment monitoring. The...
2D Machine

Link-Belt expands 2D machine tech for 210 X4 excavators

Link-Belt is enhancing the capabilities of its 210 X4 excavators with the addition of two factory-installed 2D machine grade control options. The Link-Belt 2D Machine...
cm labs construction simulator

CM Labs launches the first crane signaller training simulator

The Montreal-based CM Labs has developed the crane industry’s first simulated signaller training solution. Designed to work with CM Labs’ Vortex Trainer and Advantage simulators,...

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Toromont Cat apprentice wins gold at Skills Ontario competition

An apprentice from Toromont Cat’s Peterborough, Ontario location has won gold in the Heavy Equipment Service category at the 2018 Skills Ontario Competition. On May...