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Gator in the Bay: Art meets excavator

Gator in the Bay: Art meets excavator

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 06, 2012

The sight of an alligator peeking above the water as it floats along the support of a bay is a ...

Moving Mr. Tom: one of the largest coal mine draglines in the U.S.

Moving Mr. Tom: one of the largest coal mine draglines...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Dec 04, 2012

Having sat unused since 1995, Mr. Tom, one of the biggest coal mine draglines in the country, had turned into ...

Yanmar America introduces new ViO model

Yanmar America introduces new ViO model

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 06, 2012

Yanmar America has revealed the newest addition to its ViO line, the zero tail swing ViO35-6, which offers up to ...

Doosan updates DX140W wheel excavator with T4i engine, work modes, new comforts

Doosan updates DX140W wheel excavator with T4i engine,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 21, 2012

Doosan today announced updates to its DX140W wheel excavator. The machine is now powered by a 135-horsepower, turbocharged, 6-cylinder DL06KB water-cooled ...

Sany opens facility in China

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 29, 2012

Sany has opened a new excavator factory near Shanghai, China, which can produce an excavator every five minutes. The $818.5 million ...

James Bond: Cat operator

James Bond: Cat operator

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 02, 2012

Near the end of the new "Skyfall" trailer aired during the Summer Olympics, James Bond makes, let's call it unorthodox, ...

Volvo Construction Equipment up 15%

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 24, 2012

Volvo Construction Equipment saw sales increase 15 percent in second quarter. Volvo says the company has strengthen its market position ...

Equipment World July issue sneak peek: Grade Regulator...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 05, 2012

A bucket that adjusts final grade on the fly will be launched this summer by Indiana contractor Philip Paull. The ...

New Link-Belt Spin Ace now available in North America

New Link-Belt Spin Ace now available in North America

Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 28, 2012

Link-Belt has replaced one of its popular excavator models, the 225 Spin Ace minimum swing radius excavator, with a new ...

Volvo CE 1Q sales up 17%

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 26, 2012

Volvo Construction Equipment says it experienced a strong first quarter in 2012, seeing sales rise 17% and record levels of ...

JCB: Largest product launch

JCB: Largest product launch

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 17, 2012

Intermat is serving as part of the company's largest 66-product launch this year, said , JCB CEO,  noting the company ...

LiuGong unveils excavator, dozer at Intermat

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 16, 2012

LiuGong unveiled its 922E excavator and TD 40E dozer at Intermat this morning. David Beatenbough, vice president of research and ...

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