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VIDEO: The ConExpo 2014 Experience: Tour the largest heavy equipment show in North America

VIDEO: The ConExpo 2014 Experience: Tour the largest...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 26, 2014

In the weeks since we were in the middle of ConExpo 2014, we've had some time to go through all ...

10 ConExpos and counting: How construction’s big show has evolved

10 ConExpos and counting: How construction’s big...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 25, 2014

This was my 10th ConExpo. Since the show used to be every six years, and now is every three years, that ...

Doosan Portable Power intros three compressors, a new gen set and light tower

Doosan Portable Power intros three compressors, a new...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 25, 2014

Three divisions of Doosan Portable Power Products had debuts at the recent ConExpo show, including: Air compressors Doosan introduced its first gas-powered ...

OEMs used ConExpo to preview what will be the most revolutionary decade in the history of heavy equipment and truck technology

OEMs used ConExpo to preview what will be the most...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 24, 2014

As ConExpos go, the 2014 show was a welcome shot of enthusiasm for the construction industry. But it was a ...

HyGen electric-hybrid generator provides a lot of portable power using very little fuel

HyGen electric-hybrid generator provides a lot of...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 21, 2014

Combine a small diesel engine to a lithium-ion battery pack and what do you get? A hybrid electrical generator that uses ...

SUNsparq solar generator provides enough power for construction as off-grid solution for remote work

SUNsparq solar generator provides enough power for...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 20, 2014

The knock against conventional solar power is that it takes a massive number of panels or collectors to generate just ...

Titan intros low-sidewall tires that improve stability, reduce recoil

Titan intros low-sidewall tires that improve stability,...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 20, 2014

Bigger rims and smaller sidewalls are a popular option for cars and trucks these days, and Titan has incorporated a ...

Takeuchi launches 2 compact loaders, 4 compact excavators

Takeuchi launches 2 compact loaders, 4 compact...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 19, 2014

Takeuchi launched six new machines at the ConExpo 2014 trade show, including the TL8 compact track loader, TW80 Series 2 ...

LiuGong debuts 375B skid steer with new curved design for visibility

LiuGong debuts 375B skid steer with new curved design...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 18, 2014

At the ConExpo trade show in Las Vegas, Chinese manufacturer LiuGong introduced its new skid steer design. The metal and glass ...

IPAF, NCCCO promote power line safety, demonstrate proper technique

IPAF, NCCCO promote power line safety, demonstrate...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 18, 2014

The International Powered Access Federation and National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators again teamed up at ConExpo-Con/Agg, this ...

Komatsu shows off prototype excavator that borrows intelligent Machine Control technology from dozers (PHOTOS)

Komatsu shows off prototype excavator that borrows...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 17, 2014

Komatsu made headlines last summer with the debut of its D61i-23 intelligent Machine Control dozer—a machine with built-in GPS/GNSS controls. Getting ...

VIDEO: Stunt man climbs, flips way through construction equipment obstacle course in Bauma 2016 ad

VIDEO: Stunt man climbs, flips way through construction...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 17, 2014

While ConExpo-Con/Agg immersed us in 2014, there was one show exhibitor that had its sights on 2016: the producers of ...

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