Big Updates Coming to Small and Large CTLs Alike

Kubota's new SVL97-2 replaces the SVL95-2S and is the company's largest CTL. More info below.
Kubota's new SVL97-2 replaces the SVL95-2S and is the company's largest CTL. More info below.

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Video: Bobcat Loader Expert Explains Why S62, T62 Are "Total Package" | The Dirt #21

On the latest episode of The Dirt, we talk with Sarah Peckskamp of Bobcat about the two latest loaders in the company's R-Series generation lineup.

Like thier R-Series counterparts, the new S62 skid steer and T62 compact track loader feature a completely revamped design with improved durability, more lifting strength, a new engine, and a larger cooling system

  To see the interview on these new loaders, click here.

Kubota's new SVL97-2 compact track loader is available now

Kubota says the new SVL97-2—the largest compact track loader the company offers—"sets the bar" for the rest of its CTL lineup.

The new model replaces the SVL95-2S and gets a slight horsepower boost in addition to several improvements to operator comfort.

  To read more, click here.

Concrete Paver Market Heats Up as Contractors Turn to Roadbuilding

In our in-depth look at the concrete slipform paver market, we found that several manufacturers are seeing an industry-wide shift to roadbuilding among contractors looking to diversify their businesses in order to boost revenue.

In the report, we also take a look at deeper market trends and have tips for staying competitive and buying a first machine.

  To read more, click here.

Break, Grab and Crush: 10 Attachments Designed to Demolish

From grapples to breakers, here are 10 attachments designed for demolishing everything from building interiors to reinforced concrete.

  To read more, click here.

Tiny Engine, Tall Reach: New Skyjack SJ9664 RT Lift Reaches a Steep 7 Stories

The new SJ9664 RT is Skyjack's tallest rough-terrain model to date with a 70-foot reach.

But despite that huge height, we dig into why this new machine is really reaching for a middle ground.

  To read more, click here.