Roadbuilding equipment: Page 2
LeeBoy Reveals its Largest Tracked Asphalt Paver, the 8680
It's an "in-between machine" for heavy commercial and state and county road paving.
August 2, 2023
BOMAG’s New BM 1200/35 Cold Planer Made for Country or City Milling
The next-generation milling machine can grind up county roads, city streets and roundabouts.
July 20, 2023
Hamm HD+ Rollers Get Upgraded Easy Drive Operator Platforms
The ergonomic, simplified platform will be standard on its HD+ 70i and HD+ 80i tandem rollers.
June 30, 2023
BOMAG Debuts Electric Tandem Roller BW 100 AD e-5
The 2.8-ton battery-powered compactor is designed for soil and asphalt compaction at the same performance as its diesel counterpart, BOMAG says.
June 15, 2023
Sany Launches All-Wheel-Drive SMG200 Motor Grader
The 253-horsepower model is designed with high traction for grading roads and clearing snow and ice.
June 12, 2023
Dynapac’s New CC2200 VI Asphalt Roller Gets Seismic Boost
Seismic is designed to automatically adjust vibration frequency to match compaction needs.
June 6, 2023
Cat Debuts its Most Powerful Road Reclaimers, the RM600 & RM800
The models can pulverize old roads and mix the reclaimed asphalt with the underlying base to stabilize deteriorated roads.
May 19, 2023
Cat Changes Model Names on its Soil Compactors
The new nomenclature is designed to be simpler, focusing on the rollers' weight and removing a letter.
May 16, 2023
Astec's New Small, Versatile Compact Cold Planer, the RX-405
The milling machine makes a good introductory model for small contractors and for smaller jobs like parking lots.
May 15, 2023
LeeBoy Reveals Electric Commercial-Class Asphalt Paver
LeeBoy collaborated with GM for the prototype 8520C E-Paver's electric-drive engine.
April 26, 2023
Advanced Compaction: OEMs Making Great Strides with Rollers
Compaction monitoring devices, all-electric power and features for easier operation are among the new technologies for ride-on compactors.
April 19, 2023
Mergers & Acquisitions
Reed International Acquires Asphalt Equipment Company Stepp Manufacturing
Stepp Manufacturing specializes in asphalt equipment for highway maintenance, pothole repair, crack sealing and parking lot maintenance.
April 18, 2023
With RTDensity, Rollers Can Be Retrofitted to Measure Asphalt Density in Real Time
The device can be installed on any vibratory steel-drum roller in about an hour to determine pavement quality in real time.
April 13, 2023
Dynapac’s New D17C Paver Handles Parking Lots, County Roads
Paving widths range from 8 to 18 feet, and it comes standard with the heaviest screed in its class.
March 31, 2023
New Roadtec RP175, RP195 Pavers Undergo Complete Redesign
The highway-class machines undergo a top-to-bottom makeover, resulting in a sleeker look and quieter operation.
March 27, 2023
“High Roller” Comes to Vegas: Sany’s SSR120HT Unveiled at ConExpo
The “HT” on the model name for the single-drum soil compactor stands for “high traction.”
March 23, 2023
Hamm Intros 3 New Automation Tools for its Compactors
Hamm's new Smart Compact, free Smart Doc app and collision-prevention system released for its asphalt and soil rollers.
March 9, 2023
Dynapac Rolling Out Electric Rollers, New Paver, Technology at ConExpo 2023
The exhibit will include new mid-range tandem compactors, a new commercial paver, electric rollers and new compaction tech.
March 7, 2023
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Forget the Hype, Here’s the Reality of Electric Construction Equipment
A Volvo VP gives a thought-provoking, down-to-earth view of where things stand with battery-powered equipment and where it’s headed, on The Dirt.
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Beyond Machines: Unleashing the full potential of connected construction
Whether you know it or not, not being connected is hurting your construction business. This is a map to unleash your potential—empowering your team across workflows, with the right data to make the right decisions, at the right time.