Big Iron Dealer
Compact Track Loaders: Page 2
ASV to offer base, premium configurations for Posi-Track loaders
ASV is now offering base and premium configuration for its mid-sized Posi-Track loaders. Base configurations will offer a lower-cost option for operators while the premium package will provide additional production and comfort features, the company says. Both configurations will feature ASV’s Posi-Track undercarriage. The options will be provided for these models: RT-65, VT-70 High Output, […]
December 30, 2019
Manitou intros Mustang 1350RT compact track loader with pilot control joystick
Mustang by Manitou’s newest compact track loader features a 1,350-pound lifting capacity and intuitive single joystick control. The 1350RT’s small size comes in handy on tight jobsites. The joystick is designed for one-to-one control and to reduce operator fatigue. The CTL’s design is similar to the Gehl RT135, released earlier this year, and is based […]
December 9, 2019
Deere now selling Level Best laser graders for its skids, CTLs
John Deere dealers are now offering Level Best laser grade-control box blades for the company’s skid steers and compact track loaders. Deere says the Dual Mast PD Series attachments will boost its machines’ productivity. The series is composed of three models: the PD-72, PD-84 and PD-96. The model numbers refer to the box blades’ width […]
December 4, 2019
Cat intros 299D3 XE Land Management CTL for heavy-duty vegetation control
The new CTL has been designed for vegetation-management applications as mulching, brush cutting, vegetation control, and mowing. Details here on Equipment World.
November 14, 2019
Backhoe is Cat’s first Smart Attachment for new D3 Series skid steers, CTLs
On its new D3 Series of skid steers and compact track loaders, Caterpillar is launching its Smart Attachment platform. Cat says the new Smart Attachments are an industry first, and with advanced machine technology, the new D3 Series skid steers and CTLs automatically recognize these smart work tools and tailor machine controls and operator information […]
November 8, 2019
Don’t Miss Out
Get the business tips, industry insights and trending news every contractor needs to know in the
ASV offers 2-year/2,000-hour CTL, skid warranty; guarantees no derailment
ASV has introduced a new warranty for its compact track loaders and skid steers, including what it says is the industry’s first guarantee of no track derailment on its Posi-Track CTLs. The new warranty is for two years or 2,000 hours, whichever comes first. The no-derailment guarantee includes travel and mileage rates offered if ASV […]
November 5, 2019
Cat intros new D5 dozer, new D3-Series skid steers and new 306 CR excavator
Cat has debuted a new D5 dozer, D3 generation of skid steers/CTLs, and the 306 CR excavator. Check out more information on this video here on Equipment World.
October 24, 2019
Bobcat Unveils Redesigned R-Series Skid Steers and Compact Track Loaders
Bobcat says its redesigned R-Series skid steers and compact track loaders represent the most durable and rugged compact loader series they’ve ever built.
October 21, 2019
Control your Bobcat skid steer with your iPhone or iPad
With the new MaxControl system, you can control your Bobcat compact track loader of skid steer form your iPhone or iPad. Check out the video on Equipment World.
October 11, 2019
Bobcat’s new R-Series skid-steers and CTLs are its toughest and most powerful yet
A clean-sheet redesign, better performance, better durability and more comfort. With the new R-Series, Bobcat says it has built the best compact loaders ever. During a media event at its new dealer training facility near Denver, Bobcat unveiled the first two R-Series models in the S76 skid-steer loader and the T76 compact track loader. Bobcat […]
September 25, 2019
Bobcat unveils iPhone/iPad remote control, bringing drone-like operation to skid steers, CTLs
Quick two-person jobs can be handled by a single operator, and operators can avoid repeated trips in and out of the cab.
September 20, 2019
Gehl RT135 compact track loader brings power to confined spaces
Gehl’s new RT135 compact track loader is designed to access tight jobsites yet still maintain power. The CTL runs on a 46.6-horsepower Yanmar engine that meets Tier 4 Final emissions standards through automatic regeneration and no fuel additives. It can lift 1,350 pounds at 35 percent operating capacity and has a maximum lift height of […]
September 11, 2019
Manitou launches compact construction equipment with Manitou name, color
Manitou Group is known in the United States for its telehandlers and forklifts, and now the company plans for the Manitou brand name to also resonate with buyers of compact construction equipment. The company is currently launching a Manitou compact equipment line worldwide, including in North America. The nine compact track loader models, 10 skid […]
August 7, 2019
How to get the most hours out of your CTL tracks
Getting your tracks to last as long as possible is the goal when working with your CTLs. Find out how to get the most life out of them here on Equipment World.
July 12, 2019
Cat’s new 299D2 XHP Land Management CTL is built for the brush
Caterpillar has introduced a purpose-designed compact track loader for land management with high power and a ruggedized exterior. The new 299D2 XHP Land Management compact track loader is powered by a Cat C3.8 engine delivering 110 gross horsepower. The high-flow/high-pressure auxiliary hydraulic system can power high-production, hydro-mechanical attachments like mulching heads and industrial brush cutters […]
May 15, 2019
Compact Track Loaders Treading Different Paths: Latest models redesigned for comfort, performance
Some OEMs have recently rolled out new models of compact track loaders. Others continue to refine their offerings by focusing on key concepts. It’s all good for customers. A full line ASV is among the manufacturers offering new models. “The RT-25 and RT-65 help us complete our line of compact track loaders,” says […]
May 13, 2019
Gehl launches the RT255, its largest radial-lift track loader
As the newest addition to Gehl's Pilot Series, the RT255 features the industry’s first seat-mounted hydraulic pilot control joystick. More on Equipment World.
April 25, 2019
Manitou debuts Gehl RT105 CTL, discusses dealer, electrification initiatives
Manitou Group calls the new Gehl RT105 an “ultra-compact track loader,” with an overhead clearance of 71.5 inches from the ground to the top of the ROPS, which the company says is industry leading. Speaking at the recent American Rental Association Show, Mark Hanson, CEO, Manitou North America, said that two large rental firms have […]
March 15, 2019
Page 2 of 6
Kobelco to Lay Off 75% of U.S. Excavator Plant Workers Over Engine Supply Problems
"It is terribly unfortunate to Kobelco and their associates for this to happen at a time when their sales are sky high and their workforce is growing rapidly," said a local official.
Haul More: Prinoth T14R Crawler Carrier Boosts Payload-to-Weight 15%
Who, What, When, Where and How Long? Equipment Trackers Have The Answers.
Mill, Mix and More with 12 Attachments for Concrete, Asphalt Jobs
Skid Steers Settle In As Go-To Compact Equipment
Equipment World Contractor of the Year
The Contractor of the Year contest recognizes contractors who have annual revenues of between $3 million and $15 million and exemplify the highest standards of construction professionals.
Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands
Is paying for chemical spraying too expensive? It was for Jonathan. That's why he worked with Marvel Coatings to launch his own chemical spraying operation and cut out the middle man.