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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 12, 2013

The My Modern Met blog recently shared photos of sculptures done in the form of construction equipment by a Belgian ...

Komatsu launches D61i-23: world’s first dozer with fully automatic, integrated blade control (VIDEO)

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2013

Every once in a while, the release of a new product coincides perfectly with a point in time where the ...

Big dozer features move to smaller 105- to 210-hp machines

Big dozer features move to smaller 105- to 210-hp...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 03, 2013

Big machines often see upgrades and new technology first, since the cost of introducing these features represents a lower percentage ...

Disagreement between neighbors escalates into $300k bulldozer rampage

Disagreement between neighbors escalates into $300k...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 15, 2013

Apparently that old Robert Frost quote "Good fences make good neighbors" doesn't hold up in every situation. After arguing for months ...

Case gives sneak peek of M Series dozers at Bauma 2013

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 15, 2013

Case Construction Equipment previewed its new M Series range of dozers today at the massive Bauma construction equipment trade show, ...

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 04, 2013

A snapshot of new and used sales trends from Randall-Reilly’s Equipment Data Associates and TopBid auction price service.

Hydraulic excavators top list of construction equipment types sold by Ritchie Bros. in 2012

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 01, 2013

Ritchie Bros. auctioneers has published five "Top 5" lists to its website that provide a pretty interesting look at equipment ...

Inside Caterpillar’s proving ground: $8 million a day in R&D

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 30, 2013

For the first time in the company's history, Caterpillar allowed cameras inside its proving grounds for a Bloomberg TV piece ...

The inner-workings of Komatsu’s Tier 4 Interim engines

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Posted by Tom Jackson on Nov 01, 2012

Physics and chemistry dictate that most Tier 4 Interim engines follow a common design formula to reduce emissions. Above 75 ...

Yes, he built it himself

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Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 18, 2012

Josh Scheckel, the founder and owner of J.J. Scheckel Corp., was none too happy when the current president of the ...

On Record

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 09, 2012

 One seller’s global reach illustrates potential ULSD shutout   Tracking what one seller – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers – sold worldwide in 2011 ...

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 07, 2012

Better Rather Than Bigger   The 14-foot-class backhoe remains the industry standard thanks to high maneuverability, increased power and a growing role ...

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