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Hyundai launches company’s first attachments with HDB...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 30, 2014

Hyundai Construction Equipment has introduced a line of hydraulic breakers, the HDB10 through HDB800, to the North American market. Consisting ...

Navistar launches Diamond Preferred: a used truck reconditioning, resale program

Navistar launches Diamond Preferred: a used truck...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 30, 2014

Navistar is taking aim at the used truck market. The company has introduced Diamond Renewed, a comprehensive inspection and mechanical reconditioning ...

Volvo launches new L110H and L120H wheel loaders; reduce fuel usage 18%

Volvo launches new L110H and L120H wheel loaders;...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 29, 2014

Volvo has launched its new 18- to 22-ton-class L110H and L120H wheel loaders, delivering 256 and 268 gross horsepower, respectively. Designed ...

Sany guilty of infringing Manitowoc crane patent in initial ruling from U.S. International Trade Commission

Sany guilty of infringing Manitowoc crane patent in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 29, 2014

After opening its investigation of the case more than a year ago, the U.S. International Trade Commission has made an initial ...

Komatsu sees slight boost in sales and profit during 1Q

Komatsu sees slight boost in sales and profit during 1Q

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 29, 2014

Komatsu announced today increases in both sales and profit during the company's first quarter ending June 31. The company reported net ...

The 7 options you need to consider when buying your next pickup truck

The 7 options you need to consider when buying your...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jul 28, 2014

Whether buying or leasing, when it comes time to make those hard decisions on which new pickup rolls into your ...

The Great Attachments Roundup of 2014 (GALLERY)

The Great Attachments Roundup of 2014 (GALLERY)

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 25, 2014

Whatever the task at hand—cleanup, compaction, concrete and asphalt, demolition, earthmoving, grading, landclearing, landscaping or lifting—there's an attachment in our ...

Terex sees big profit increase as AWP and MHPS segments boost sales

Terex sees big profit increase as AWP and MHPS segments...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 25, 2014

In its latest earnings report, Terex announced increases in both sales and profit during the second quarter of the year. The ...

GEAR: Knapheide Utility Rack for service trucks handles long items such as pipe and conduit

GEAR: Knapheide Utility Rack for service trucks handles...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 25, 2014

Handle lengthy items not generally suited for service trucks with Knapheide’s Utility Rack, which is useful for pipe, conduit, ladders ...

Caterpillar profit up 4% in 2Q despite decline in sales; improves full-year forecast

Caterpillar profit up 4% in 2Q despite decline in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 24, 2014

Despite a dip in sales and continued soft demand for mining equipment, Caterpillar today announced a 4-percent increase in profit ...

Truck hauling excavator collides with 5 bridges, taking a chunk out of each (PHOTOS)

Truck hauling excavator collides with 5 bridges, taking...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 23, 2014

While being hauled by a truck traveling through Thurston County, Washington, last week, an excavator's boom collided with five different ...

SDLG fills gap in wheel loader lineup with 3-cubic-yard LG948L

SDLG fills gap in wheel loader lineup with 3-cubic-yard...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 21, 2014

Responding to customer demand, SDLG has launched the 3.0-cubic-yard LG948L, designed for a range of construction applications. Alan Quinn, director of ...

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