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Komatsu will release 3 more intelligent Machine Control...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 23, 2014

Komatsu says it was so pleased with the reception of the D61i-23 that soon after its June 2013 launch, it ...

2014 Innovations Winner: Michelin Tweel airless tire

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Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 06, 2014

The tire market is a precise, refined, mature market that has, for the most part, relied on pneumatic tires for ...

2014 Equipment World Innovations Awards: The 5 game-changing construction products of the last year

2014 Equipment World Innovations Awards: The 5...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 06, 2014

OEMs fielded many good new products last year, but only a handful are truly innovative game changers. We've put together ...

2014 Innovations Winner: Cummins 5.0L V8 diesel engine

2014 Innovations Winner: Cummins 5.0L V8 diesel engine

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 06, 2014

With the introduction of the Cummins 5.0L V8, a lightweight, technologically sophisticated V8 diesel engine, Cummins has changed the game ...

2014 Innovations Winner: WeighSafe Hitch

2014 Innovations Winner: WeighSafe Hitch

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jan 06, 2014

One of those “why-didn’t-I-think-of-that-moments” came during a walk through the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association’s (SEMA) New Product Showcase last ...

2014 Innovations Winner: Komatsu D61i-23 dozer with integrated machine control

2014 Innovations Winner: Komatsu D61i-23 dozer with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 06, 2014

When it came to bringing the D61i-23 dozer to market, Komatsu engineers decided that they wanted to take the next ...

No. 11 in 2013: Komatsu’s D61i-23 first dozer with fully auto blade control

No. 11 in 2013: Komatsu’s D61i-23 first dozer...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 30, 2013

In June, we were there when Komatsu launched a true game changer: the D61i-23. Unlike conventional aftermarket machine control options from ...

The top 13 construction industry stories and posts of 2013

The top 13 construction industry stories and posts of...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 29, 2013

To say 2013 was a big year for us here at Equipment World would be an understatement. We've seen our online ...

New app allows Komatsu owners to view Komtrax fleet monitoring data on iPhone, iPad or Android devices

New app allows Komatsu owners to view Komtrax fleet...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 17, 2013

Komatsu America has released a new app that gives owners the ability to browse their Komtrax fleet monitoring data on ...

Komatsu sees slight decline in sales in first half of year, cuts profit forecast by 26%

Komatsu sees slight decline in sales in first half of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 29, 2013

Citing a decrease in demand for mining equipment, Komatsu announced decreases in both sales and operating income for the first ...

Study: Hybrid construction equipment emits more harmful pollutants than diesel-only machines

Study: Hybrid construction equipment emits more harmful...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 23, 2013

  Researchers at the University of California, Riverside, have concluded that while hybrid construction equipment certainly reduces fuel consumption, they are ...

Komatsu sees small decline in 1Q net sales, remains confident in stronger outcome for 2013

Komatsu sees small decline in 1Q net sales, remains...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 30, 2013

Decreases in demand for construction and mining equipment in Indonesia and mining equipment in Latin America led to year-over-year declines ...

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