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JCB’s 48Z-1, 55Z-1 and 57C-1 use a longer main boom and shorter dipper arm or stick to provide up to 5 percent greater dump height over previous models to ease truck loading.

JCB launches 4 compact excavators; doubles Contractor...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 26, 2016

JCB’s 48Z-1, 55Z-1 and 57C-1 models actually debuted at The Rental Show in February, but at Bauma made their second ...

Powerscreen’s electric-drive screen offers power source and environmental flexibility

Powerscreen’s electric-drive screen offers power...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 26, 2016

A new, electrically driven Warrior 1400XE mobile screen from Terex Powerscreen debuted at Bauma last week. The choice of electric ...

JCB unveils the Hydradig, a unique wheeled excavator; launches 4 redesigned loaders (VIDEO)

JCB unveils the Hydradig, a unique wheeled excavator;...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 25, 2016

While JCB’s Bauma headliner was the wheeled Hydradig excavator—expected to make North American shores next March during ConExpo—it did have ...

Mack launches 2017 MP7, MP8 engines with more power, new designs, better fuel efficiency

Mack launches 2017 MP7, MP8 engines with more power,...

Posted by Jason Cannon on Apr 25, 2016

Mack Trucks has unveiled its 2017 11-liter MP7 and 13-liter MP8 engines with a handful of advancements designed to simplify maintenance ...

Heavy equipment manufacturers release election-themed mobile game

Heavy equipment manufacturers release election-themed...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 25, 2016

Hoping to reach the electorate on issues related to manufacturing during this chaotic election cycle, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers have ...

Hyundai CE unveils HX160L, HX180L excavators with productivity gains

Hyundai CE unveils HX160L, HX180L excavators with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2016

With the introduction of the 10th and 11th excavators in its new HX Series lineup at Bauma last week, Hyundai ...

Caterpillar profit falls 71% in 1Q as energy demand, competitive pressure in construction knock sales

Caterpillar profit falls 71% in 1Q as energy demand,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2016

Though things aren't looking any brighter for Caterpillar on the financial front, chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman says he is ...

Perkins’ new “Syncro” engines offer modular designs, work anywhere in the world

Perkins’ new “Syncro” engines offer modular...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 22, 2016

Running from 2.8 to 3.6 liters, the new “Syncro” line of four-cylinder diesel engines unveiled at Bauma by Perkins offer ...

VIDEO: Loaders lock buckets in battle royal as Chinese contractors clash over turf

VIDEO: Loaders lock buckets in battle royal as Chinese...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 21, 2016

A dispute between two concrete contractors in China escalated in the most dangerous way possible recently as rival workers hopped ...

First disaster response class graduates Team Rubicon and Case CE’s heavy equipment training program

First disaster response class graduates Team Rubicon...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 21, 2016

With help from heavy equipment manufacturer Case, the first group of volunteers have graduated from a disaster response organization's heavy equipment ...

Benefits of John Deere’s new 944K hybrid loader extend beyond fuel efficiency

Benefits of John Deere’s new 944K hybrid loader...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 20, 2016

John Deere today launched the rollout of its 944K, a hybrid loader powered in tandem by AC generators and motors ...

PHOTOS > Tour the machines and giant halls of Bauma 2016

PHOTOS > Tour the machines and giant halls of Bauma...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 20, 2016

How big is Bauma? This big. As it is every three years, the Bauma show was held in Munich last week. ...

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