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Crane operator killed by falling steel beam in Oregon

Crane operator killed by falling steel beam in Oregon

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 20, 2015

A crane operator in Portland, Oregon, was killed earlier this week when a steel beam fell on top of his machine's cab. According ...

Komatsu’s new PC390LC-11 hydraulic excavator features cab, productivity enhancements

Komatsu’s new PC390LC-11 hydraulic excavator features...

Posted by Amy Materson on Feb 19, 2015

Komatsu America’s new Tier 4 Final PC390LC-11 hydraulic excavator, which features a SAA6D114E-6 engine that delivers 257 net horsepower, has ...

Caterpillar hit with $1 billion in penalties, taxes on Swiss unit as feds open new investigation into overseas profit shifting

Caterpillar hit with $1 billion in penalties, taxes on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 19, 2015

If slumping mining demand and oil prices hadn't made things hard enough on the company's finances, Caterpillar is now facing increased ...

Big Bertha wakes from one-year nap, begins to chew her way into repair pit

Big Bertha wakes from one-year nap, begins to chew her...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 19, 2015

For the first time in more than a year, Big Bertha actually bored. According to a report from the Seattle Times, the world's largest ...

Shell debuts Rotella ELC-NF, a nitrite-free, multi-vehicle coolant

Shell debuts Rotella ELC-NF, a nitrite-free,...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 19, 2015

Modern diesel engines run hotter, no getting around it. To help these emissions-compliant engines keep cool, Shell Lubricants has introduced ...

VIDEO: Best dad ever builds drivable mini Caterpillar Model 22 dozer using lawnmower parts for son

VIDEO: Best dad ever builds drivable mini Caterpillar...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 18, 2015

It's not every dad that loves heavy equipment and tinkering so much that he builds a bulldozer for his young ...

Caterpillar dealers FABCO, Fabick Cat announce plans to merge

Caterpillar dealers FABCO, Fabick Cat announce plans to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 18, 2015

Cat dealers FABCO Equipment, out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and John Fabick Tractor (Fabick Cat), of Fenton, Missouri, are merging to ...

Terex finishes 2014 with a 27% profit increase but expects sales declines in 2015

Terex finishes 2014 with a 27% profit increase but...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 18, 2015

Terex has released its fourth quarter and full-year earnings report and despite consecutive down quarters to finish the year, the ...

You’ll soon be able to rent JCB excavators at Home Depot

You’ll soon be able to rent JCB excavators at...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 18, 2015

JCB will now supply 1,015 Compact Power Equipment Rental stores, located in Home Depots, with its 8029 and 8018 compact ...

IronPlanet, Cat Auction Services hold joint auction while awaiting merger; discuss initial moves into market

IronPlanet, Cat Auction Services hold joint auction...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 16, 2015

Still awaiting the completion of its merger announced in December, IronPlanet and Cat Auction Services held their first joint live ...

Cummins, Eaton say SmartAdvantage is only the beginning of their powertrain collaborations

Cummins, Eaton say SmartAdvantage is only the beginning...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Feb 16, 2015

During a press briefing at the American Trucking Association's Trucking Maintenance Council annual meeting in Nashville Sunday morning, Eaton and Cummins ...

VIDEO: This kid digging a trench with a giant RC excavator will make you question your childhood happiness

VIDEO: This kid digging a trench with a giant RC...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 13, 2015

Most kids have chores. Sometimes that involves yard work. Raking leaves, mowing the lawn. But digging a trench? God bless ...

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