Viewing entries posted in January 2014


The Kawasaki 70Z7 Wheel Loader: It Could Be Your Perfect Companion

Posted by on 27 January 2014

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It's the perfect companion . . . for your work sites, that is. Kawasaki's new 70Z7 wheel loader is stronger, it's smarter, and it's simpler than ever to maintain. In a field of tough competitors, it's the class favorite. And it's a beauty, too.

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Kobelco's Rapid Growth Spurs Major U.S. Investment

Posted by on 24 January 2014

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In response to rapidly growing popularity of its line of crawler excavators here in the U.S., Kobelco Construction Machinery is fast-tracking plans to build a manufacturing facility and permanent North American headquarters in Katy, Texas. The company now expects their new facility to be up-and-running by this coming fall. Kobelco reports the new plant will make crawler excavators and also some parts, to serve North America and markets in Latin America as well.

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Contractor Tracks Down Stolen Excavator Via Social Media

Posted by on 21 January 2014

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You arrive at your job site first thing Monday morning, only to discover that two of your excavators are missing. Your crew and remaining equipment sit idle, while you call the police and wait for replacement machines to arrive at the site so you can get to work. You'se losing time and money, and now you have the added distraction of trying to find your missing equipment.

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Trucking Regulations: Hours-of-Service Battle Not Over Yet

Posted by on 14 January 2014

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Controversy over new hours-of-service rules for the trucking industry was hot and prolonged prior to passage of new regulations last summer. Now, drivers and fleet managers are saying "we told you so."

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Hyundai Construction Introduces New R220LC-9A Crawler Excavator

Posted by on 9 January 2014

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Fast. Powerful. Comfortable. Convenient. Easy to service. Long-life components. You can have it all with the new Hyundai Construction R220LC-9A crawler excavator. This state-of-the-art machine is specifically designed to handle all your mid-size earthmoving projects as well as road and utility work and demolition. With the R220LC-9A, you get stronger-than-ever performance, precision handling, outstanding versatility and the industry-leading quality that defines Hyundai Construction equipment. More productivity, with less operator effort.

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Live Bottom or Shuttle Floor, Trout River Trailers Have You Covered

Posted by on 6 January 2014

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Focused expertise and years of innovation have made Trout River the industry leader when it comes to manufacturing specialized trailers that get the job done efficiently and cost-effectively. Because they'se so versatile, Trout River Trailers can keep you working all year round, without having to invest in several different pieces of equipment. That's productivity you can take to the bank. What makes Trout River Trailers so much better? The company got their start in conveyors ?the primary working mechanism of live bottom and shuttle floor trailers.

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The Terex Compact Track Loader: A 4-Season Machine

Posted by on 3 January 2014

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Just recently, Tracey Road Equipment took on the Terex Compact Equipment line, transforming them into a full-line Terex Dealership. Welcoming Terex skid steers, track loaders, wheel loaders, backhoe loaders, and compact excavators, Tracey Road Equipment is proud to represent the quality manufacturer and remains confident that the entire Terex line-up ?compact and beyond ?will serve its customers and their needs tremendously.

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