More From Technology

The 5 best smartphones for construction work

The 5 best smartphones for construction work

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2013

Team communication and connectivity are two of the most important aspects of any successful business and the smartphone has done ...

No. 2: Caterpillar B15

No. 2: Caterpillar B15

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2013

While the Galaxy S4 Active went for rugged and sleek, the Caterpillar B15—the company's first smartphone— goes for rugged with ...

No. 4: Samsung Galaxy Note 3

No. 4: Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2013

Make no bones about it: the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is a giant phone. With a 5.7-inch display, it makes ...

Caterpillar CIO says priorities include improving supply chain, providing customers with productivity-boosting IT solutions

Caterpillar CIO says priorities include improving...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 03, 2013

In an interview with Forbes, Caterpillar Vice President and Chief Information Officer Randy Krotowski detailed his first 100 days at the ...

74 tips for reducing equipment costs (46-55)

74 tips for reducing equipment costs (46-55)

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 30, 2013

Last week, we hit the halfway point in this series of 74 tips for reducing your equipment costs. Here is ...

Trimble’s Loadrite X2350 onboard weighing system boosts excavator efficiency

Trimble’s Loadrite X2350 onboard weighing system...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 15, 2013

Trimble has announced its new Loadrite X2350 payload management system for excavators, an onboard weighing system that aims to help ...

House printing, crawling, concrete-eating demo robots point to automated jobsites of the future (VIDEO)

House printing, crawling, concrete-eating demo robots...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 18, 2013

As we noted in our piece on Komatsu's new D61i-23 dozer, which uses machine control technology to automatically raise and ...

Topcon launches rugged SL-100 modem for connecting Sitelink3D network

Topcon launches rugged SL-100 modem for connecting...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 16, 2013

Topcon’s Sitelink3D is a pretty amazing thing to see in action. The Web portal provides real time jobsite management, data ...

Don’t ignore telematics: How gradually adopting the technology greatly benefits your largest expense

Don’t ignore telematics: How gradually adopting...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 01, 2013

“We think machine communication and connection is a huge change event for the industry, a complete game changer,” Kevin Karlix, ...

Samsung’s water- and dustproof Galaxy S4 Active redefines top-of-the-line in rugged smartphones

Samsung’s water- and dustproof Galaxy S4 Active...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 06, 2013

The design isn't quite as exciting as Caterpillar's take on rugged smartphones, but Samsung's new Galaxy S4 Active certainly continues ...

BIM and iPad use quickly gaining traction in construction industry thanks to productivity boosts

BIM and iPad use quickly gaining traction in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 05, 2013

Using an iPad or another of the myriad tablets on the market today to view plans and blueprints on the ...

Caterpillar 336E H hydraulic hybrid excavator nets company its first Edison Award

Caterpillar 336E H hydraulic hybrid excavator nets...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2013

Fresh on its proper introduction to the public at the massive Bauma construction equipment show in Munich, Caterpillar's 336E H ...

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement
advertisement