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VIDEO: Excavator, crew upright a backhoe only to watch it roll down a steep hillside

VIDEO: Excavator, crew upright a backhoe only to watch...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 02, 2014

Everything about this video goes according to plan—except the last 10 seconds. Uprighting an overturned backhoe on a steep incline is ...

Extreme Sandboxes: Could these 3 heavy equipment attractions spread a nationwide craze to get behind the joysticks?

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 30, 2014

All over the country people are laying down cash to do what contractors do everyday: operate equipment. There are currently ...

Bobcat releases new fuel-efficient E32i, E35i compact excavators with improved information display

Bobcat releases new fuel-efficient E32i, E35i compact...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2014

Bobcat has released two new compact excavators into the wild, both with Tier 4 engines, boasting better fuel efficiency and ...

CNH Industrial to build Sumitomo crawler excavators under new agreement

CNH Industrial to build Sumitomo crawler excavators...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 28, 2014

CNH Industrial, maker of the Case Construction and New Holland equipment brands, announced today that it has secured the rights ...

Hyundai releases R35Z-9 compact excavator

Hyundai releases R35Z-9 compact excavator

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 28, 2014

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas has released its R35Z-9 compact excavator, designed for use in tight work spaces. A 26.5-horsepower Tier 4 Certified ...

VIDEO: Dozer towing a truck, towing a mining excavator goes predictably wrong, rips off truck’s front end

VIDEO: Dozer towing a truck, towing a mining excavator...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 25, 2014

We can't figure exactly how these guys thought this system would work out, but what they've accomplished has to be ...

VIDEO: Excavator pushes dozer up steep grade before clawing its own way up to escape loose terrain

VIDEO: Excavator pushes dozer up steep grade before...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 18, 2014

Steep grades and loose terrain can be formidable foes for heavy machinery on their own. So it's no surprise that ...

VIDEO: Caterpillar excavators stack 600-lb. blocks in the biggest game of Jenga you’ve ever seen

VIDEO: Caterpillar excavators stack 600-lb. blocks in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 15, 2014

We have a feeling that after seeing this, equipment operators everywhere are going to try to get their hands on ...

VIDEO: Burglars drive away with excavator, truck and trailer in quick construction equipment heist

VIDEO: Burglars drive away with excavator, truck and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 02, 2014

It's not quite a scene out of Ocean's Eleven, but the burglars who recently drove away with an excavator, truck and ...

VIDEO: Excavator destroys bridge with one nudge, creates huge wave in domino effect

VIDEO: Excavator destroys bridge with one nudge,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 28, 2014

In this video from China, we see one of the most beautiful bridge demolitions ever. We only get to see ...

VIDEO: Excavator bucket-scoots out-of-gas hauler down the road while still on the trailer

VIDEO: Excavator bucket-scoots out-of-gas hauler down...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 21, 2014

On the jobsite, dozers come in handy every once in a while to give stuck or out-of-fuel equipment a push. ...

Takeuchi launches 2 compact loaders, 4 compact excavators

Takeuchi launches 2 compact loaders, 4 compact...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 19, 2014

Takeuchi launched six new machines at the ConExpo 2014 trade show, including the TL8 compact track loader, TW80 Series 2 ...

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