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JCB to supply Terex with engines for site dumpers

JCB to supply Terex with engines for site dumpers

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2014

JCB has announced that it has been awarded a contract to build engines for Terex site dumpers. The $7 million (£4.5 ...

1st Day of Construction Gifts: LEGO Technic Volvo L350F R/C wheel loader

1st Day of Construction Gifts: LEGO Technic Volvo L350F...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 08, 2014

Usually, seeing "some assembly required" on a box is an annoyance. But when it comes to LEGO, the more pieces ...

12 Days of Construction Gifts, Tools & Toys (Enter to win a LEGO Technic Volvo wheel loader!)

12 Days of Construction Gifts, Tools & Toys (Enter...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 08, 2014

It's that time of year again. Time to face down traffic and head to the shopping malls and department stores, ...

VIDEO: Motor grader tries to cross violent river, gets swept downstream and nearly buried instead

VIDEO: Motor grader tries to cross violent river, gets...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 05, 2014

Just a few weeks ago we saw a motor grader courageously cross a river using a rope bridge with a ...

Brand new excavator driven off a 60-foot bluff and abandoned in icy Lake Michigan

Brand new excavator driven off a 60-foot bluff and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 05, 2014

A brand new 20-ton Komatsu excavator was discovered in Lake Michigan earlier this week near Milwaukee and police are trying ...

VIDEO: Chevy Silverado holds its own in a towing Tug of War with a semi truck

VIDEO: Chevy Silverado holds its own in a towing Tug of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2014

We've seen pickup trucks engage in a game of tug-of-war before. Usually against each other, occasionally losing an embarrassing battle ...

Cummins reveals striking glass and steel design for its new downtown Indianapolis office

Cummins reveals striking glass and steel design for its...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2014

Cummins has revealed the design for its new Indianapolis office which will be located in the city's Market East cultural ...

Why 3- to 4-ton compact excavators are just the right size to get most jobs done

Why 3- to 4-ton compact excavators are just the right...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 04, 2014

  Three- to 4-ton compact excavators seem to be just the right size. “Positioned in the middle of the compact range, ...

Komatsu launches PC290LC-11 long-arm hydraulic excavator with fuel economy, cab improvements

Komatsu launches PC290LC-11 long-arm hydraulic...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 03, 2014

Komatsu today introduced an update to its PC290LC long-arm hydraulic excavator. The new PC290LC-11 replaces the -10 model, is outfitted ...

John Deere releases DPF retrofit kit for legacy loaders, backhoes, 670C grader

John Deere releases DPF retrofit kit for legacy...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 03, 2014

John Deere has announced a DPF retrofit kit to allow customers to bring legacy machines up to current emissions reduction ...

PHOTOS: How Bridgestone builds giant off-road tires at its South Carolina plant

PHOTOS: How Bridgestone builds giant off-road tires at...

Posted by Amy Materson on Dec 02, 2014

Bridgestone’s Aiken County, South Carolina, location will now be the home of the company’s North American giant off-road radial tire ...

Skid steers and John Deere machines most targeted among $300 million worth of heavy equipment stolen in 2013

Skid steers and John Deere machines most targeted among...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 02, 2014

Nearly $300 million worth of construction and other heavy equipment was stolen in 2013 with only 21 percent of it ...

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