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John Deere launches G Series loader lineup with 4 skid steers, 1 new CTL

John Deere launches G Series loader lineup with 4 skid...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 09, 2016

Over the last several years manufacturers have been ramping up the size and horsepower of their skid steers and compact ...

Brokk launches world’s smallest diesel-powered demolition robot, the 120D

Brokk launches world’s smallest diesel-powered...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 09, 2016

Brokk announced its new 120D model at the World of Concrete, a machine that fills a gap in the company’s ...

Volvo CE doubles operating income in 2015 despite sales decline

Volvo CE doubles operating income in 2015 despite sales...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 09, 2016

Despite a decrease in sales during 2015, Volvo Construction Equipment managed a huge improvement in operating income for the year ...

John Deere unveils 700K SmartGrade dozer, integrating Topcon system with machine refinements to accelerate operator productivity

John Deere unveils 700K SmartGrade dozer, integrating...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 08, 2016

"One of the biggest challenges our customers tell us they have is finding skilled labor," says Liz Quinn, product marketing ...

Liebherr debuts truck-mounted 37 Z4 XXT concrete pump at World of Concrete

Liebherr debuts truck-mounted 37 Z4 XXT concrete pump...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 08, 2016

Liebherr displayed its new truck-mounted 37 Z4 XXT concrete pump at World of Concrete, highlighting the equipment’s Z-fold boom design ...

Hilti unveils DSH 700-, 900-X concrete saws with no-choke start

Hilti unveils DSH 700-, 900-X concrete saws with...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 08, 2016

The process of setting the choke to cold-start any portable, gasoline-powered tool is nobody's favorite activity. So Hilti eliminated manual ...

Hyundai unveils 2 new HX Series excavators, but with a slightly different cab than other HX models

Hyundai unveils 2 new HX Series excavators, but with a...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 05, 2016

Hyundai Construction Equipment launched two new models to its HX Series of excavators, the HX140L and HX235LCR, at the World ...

Away with the masts, Topcon’s new 3D-MC Max GNSS blade control boosts speed, precision and accuracy

Away with the masts, Topcon’s new 3D-MC Max GNSS...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 05, 2016

Automated blade control using GNSS signals has been the most revolutionary earthmoving technology of the last decade and now it ...

Winds topple crawler crane in NYC; massive collapse kills 1, injures 3 (VIDEO)

Winds topple crawler crane in NYC; massive collapse...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 05, 2016

A crawler crane being lowered due to inclement weather toppled over in New York City Friday morning killing one man ...

Gomaco debuts new intelligent GP3 slipform paver at World of Concrete

Gomaco debuts new intelligent GP3 slipform paver at...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 05, 2016

Gomaco introduced is new GP3 slipform paver featuring a series of “smart” technologies to adjust to multiple width changes controlled ...

Back in Black: The story behind the Caterpillar 420F2 that you can’t have (PHOTOS)

Back in Black: The story behind the Caterpillar 420F2...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 04, 2016

Caterpillar didn't have any new machine announcements to share at this year's World of Concrete show. But that doesn't mean ...

Kubota unveils SVL95-2s compact track loader with more powerful hydraulics, improved cab

Kubota unveils SVL95-2s compact track loader with more...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 04, 2016

A year after introducing the company's first ever skid steer loaders at the show, Kubota has launched the SVL95-2s compact ...

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