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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...

CM Labs integrates Trimble Earthworks into excavator simulator

CM Labs Simulations, developer of Vortex® training simulators, released an integration with the Trimble® Earthworks Grade Control Platform. This collaboration provides training for Trimble’s...

Crosby’s new ChainSafe relays chain tension measurements via Bluetooth

The Crosby Group has announced the launch of the Crosby Straightpoint ChainSafe. This load-securing accessory measures the load on lashing, load securement, tie-downs and chain...

Liebherr looks to reduce repair time and service costs with XpertAssist

Liebherr has further developed its remote service portfolio with XpertAssist, intending to provide better support to its customers. XpertAssist is an annual subscription service, combining...

Q&A: Digging into simulation

A conversation with Julien Richer-Lanciault regarding excavator and earthmover training simulators Humans have been using simulators to train for machine operation for almost a century....

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The Soilmec SR-65 joins the Blue Tech range

The Soilmec SR-65 is joining the manufacturer’s SR-75 in its Blue Tech range. The SR-65 was first introduced in 2018 and became known for its capabilities...