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Doosan’s new DX255LC-5 excavator boasts improved fuel economy through Smart Power Control

Doosan’s new DX255LC-5 excavator boasts improved...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 12, 2015

A Tier 4 Final engine equipped with a new Smart Power Control feature headlines a long list of updates in Doosan's ...

Volvo CE’s new EC220E excavator protects attachments with a password, offers side-view camera

Volvo CE’s new EC220E excavator protects...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 12, 2015

Volvo Construction Equipment has launched a replacement to its 22-ton D Series excavator, updating the machine with a Tier 4 ...

REVIEW: Keen Destin a steel-toed work shoe with skater traction and styling that’s perfect for mechanics

REVIEW: Keen Destin a steel-toed work shoe with skater...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 12, 2015

My shoes have taken a beating since I moved into the shop full time. I've pretty much always worn skater ...

Crews reach the end of digging a 120-foot repair pit Bertha will chew her way into.

PHOTOS: Fixing Bertha: How workers dug a 12-story pit...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 11, 2015

The Big Bertha saga recently received a major update: crews with lead contractor Seattle Tunnel Partners have finished digging the ...

Atlas Copco discontinues Powercrusher crushing and screening lineup

Atlas Copco discontinues Powercrusher crushing and...

Posted by Therese Dunphy on Feb 11, 2015

Atlas Copco announced that it will discontinue its Powercrusher business, which manufactures and sells mobile crushers and screeners. “We are discontinuing this business as it does not ...

Terex begins manufacturing Genie telehandlers in Oklahoma City

Terex begins manufacturing Genie telehandlers in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 10, 2015

Terex has announced that it is now manufacturing Genie telehandlers at its Oklahoma City facility. The 700,000-square-foot facility employs 260 people and ...

New heavy-duty diesel oil standard: What you need to know

New heavy-duty diesel oil standard: What you need to...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 10, 2015

There’s a new heavy-duty diesel oil standard in the works. It will not be available until late next year or ...

Volvo CE profit plummets 157% to 4Q loss; big gains in North America keep full-year sales afloat

Volvo CE profit plummets 157% to 4Q loss; big gains in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 09, 2015

Thanks to increased demand in North America and Europe, Volvo Construction Equipment largely weathered a rough fourth quarter to keep ...

Doosan begins manufacturing its own air compressor engines and airends

Doosan begins manufacturing its own air compressor...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 06, 2015

Starting with its P185WDO model, Doosan Portable Power says it will be the only air compressor supplier to also manufacture ...

VIDEO: Excavator’s thread-like cable snaps, tanker truck in tow goes careening off muddy hillside

VIDEO: Excavator’s thread-like cable snaps,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 06, 2015

To be sure, this hill's sloppy terrain presents a formidable challenge. This tanker needs to make it up the slope ...

GOMACO next-gen Commander III emphasizes connectivity, features high-tech controls, Tier 4 engines (PHOTOS)

GOMACO next-gen Commander III emphasizes connectivity,...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 06, 2015

Performance, safety, and visibility are key to GOMACO’s Next Generation Commander III which debuted this week at the World of Concrete in ...

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