The 75-ton EC750E boasts not only significant measurable improvements to power, productivity and digging force – it’s also more fuel efficient than its smaller predecessor, enabling higher production at a lower cost-per-ton than ever before.
Worksaver, Inc. has introduced a new adapter designed to interface with Massey Ferguson DL95 loaders with pin-on buckets and to allow the use of skid-steer type attachments, providing greater versatility to the operator. This adapter uses the existing loader pins to attach to the loader arms. It features plated handles, pins, springs and bushings to provide a long service life.
Available on new Volvo wheel loaders ranging from L110H to L250H – Volvo Load Assist provides both real-time intelligence to the operator and documentation of work orders for the owner and their customers. Managed through Volvo Co-Pilot, the award-winning in-cab interface, Load Assist eliminates the guesswork associated with loading accurate tonnage, reducing occurrences of reweighing and reloading, as well as providing opportunity for the owner to expedite paperwork and improve operator training.
CASE Construction Equipment has introduced two new crawler excavators to its D Series lineup: the CX490D and CX500D. These new models are designed for heavy excavation work and replace the company’s previous 47-metric ton excavator the CX470C. Each model is built to provide significant operational gains, including cycle times up to 10 percent faster, improved responsiveness and multifunctional controls, and greater fuel efficiency. An electronically controlled hydraulic pump and larger control and solenoid valves boost breakout forces, increase lifting strength and improve responsiveness.
PB Loader Corporation is currently introducing a redesigned version of the company’s popular B10 Pothole Patcher. The unit’s new hefty design includes a 10-cubic-yard, double-wall constructed, heated container that allows road crews and contractors to remain on the job for longer periods of time performing pothole patching operations. The new B10 is designed to improve operator safety and productivity.
Power management company Eaton has announced the launch of the GH100 and GH101 hoses for high-percentage biodiesel blend and high-temperature oil applications. Unlike standard fuel hoses that only last 1-2 years, Eaton’s GH100 and GH101 solutions are engineered for maximum performance in systems with a variety of fuel types, featuring a unique polymer that more effectively resists degradation.
John Deere is expanding its lineup of easy-to-use Worksite Pro attachments with the new grading-heel buckets. Specially designed for the new Small-frame G-Series skid steers (312GR, 314G, 316GR, 318G) and compact track loader (CTL) (317G), the grading-heel bucket attachments are ideal for customers performing final grading applications.
John Deere will showcase its experience developing and integrating electric powertrain solutions for off-highway applications at MINExpo International, Sept. 26 – 28 in Las Vegas. John Deere Power Systems and John Deere Electronic Solutions will be exhibiting together, displaying powertrain and electronic products designed for the rugged demands of mining and construction applications.
Mack Trucks has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with WheresMyConcrete to develop future service options for Mack Fleet Management Services. The addition of WheresMyConcrete to Mack’s fleet management offerings will help improve asset visibility and dispatch efficiency for concrete mixer fleets.
Terex AWP has introduced its first entirely all-electric Genie Z-boom lift, which combines the benefits of quieter, environment-friendly operation with the four-wheel drive performance of a traditional diesel-powered machine. Offering the advantages of zero emissions and full workday operation on just one charge, the new all-electric Genie Z-60/37DC boom is ideal for indoor and outdoor applications, such as industrial plants, malls, convention centres and construction sites. As a result of its fast re-charging capabilities that provides full charge from an 110V wall power supply in under 14 hours, operators can use this machine every day.