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McCloskey introduces new line of compact impact crushers

October 4, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

  McCloskey International has introduced a new line of compact impact crushers. Taking the original crusher line and transforming it into something even more flexible and productive, the new mobile crushers maximize the efficiency of any project site. Built to

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Ditch Witch introduces most powerful skid steer to lineup

September 19, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

  Designed to conquer a variety of complex landscape and irrigation projects, Ditch Witch, introduced the SK1550 – the company’s largest and most powerful mini skid steer model to date. The SK1550 is powered by a 44-hp (32.8-kW) Tier 4 Yanmar diesel

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On-Site polls leading OEMs to find out which compact machines are most popular with contractors

September 7, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

Ask any operator, and they will tell you: everyone has a favourite piece of equipment. There are lots of factors that contribute to one’s fondness for a specific piece of machinery, but its most often related to comfort, familiarity, and

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New Volvo double drum compactors deliver double digit gains in fuel efficiency

September 6, 2017 On-Site Magazine

Able to perform in tight areas or the open road, the DD30B and DD35B double drum compactors from Volvo Construction Equipment offer up to a 20 per cent increase in fuel efficiency when compared to predecessor models. The latest double

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5-Link torsion suspension undercarriage enhances performance and uptime protection

August 24, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

Bobcat Company has introduced a new compact track loader 5-Link torsion suspension undercarriage, providing increased performance, operator comfort and serviceability. M2-Series T870 compact track loaders are the first Bobcat loaders manufactured with the new 5-Link torsion suspension undercarriage. Uptime protection

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Case excavator offers big power in a small footprint

August 22, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  CASE Construction Equipment’s all-new CX145D SR minimum-swing radius excavator joins the D Series lineup. Designed to provide ample digging and lifting power in a small footprint, it features a compact counterweight and modified boom placement. This results in a highly

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Takeuchi TL8 offers more horsepower and operating capacity

August 16, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

  The most recent version of Takeuchi’s TL8 compact track loader is heavier and offers more horsepower and operating capacity than its predecessors. Auxiliary high-flow hydraulics and 15.7-in.-wide track design are available as an option. Telematics, or Takeuchi Fleet Management

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Posi-Track RT-30 works in tight spaces

August 16, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  With an operating weight of 3,600 lb., ASV Holdings’ RT-30 has evolved tremendously since its original release in 1998. It has been upgraded with high-quality components, such as high-torque stainless steel hose clamps and a Perkins engine. The largest

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John Deere’s largest compact track loader

August 2, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

  The original model, the 333D, was released in 2010. The next evolution of the 333D was the 333E, which was released in 2012. The 333G debuted in 2016. Building upon the historical D series model, the 333G is more

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TX 1000 is most powerful Toro Dingo CUL yet

August 2, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

This most recent addition of the TX 1000 compact utility loader to the Dingo lineup, is also the most powerful. The unit has a rated operating capacity exceeding 1,000 lb. When the loader arms are fully extended, the hinge pin

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Caterpillar 259D delivers power dense performance

July 26, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  Originally released in 2010, the 259D has evolved over the years. It is a mid-frame sized track loader with 74 hp engine that delivers a power dense performance. Standard 2-speed travel increases productivity by making job sites quick and

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Wacker Neuson WL32 articulated wheel loader offers year-round service

July 26, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  With an operating weight of 7,496 lb., Wacker Neuson’s WL32 articulated wheel loader has evolved significantly since its original release in 2007. It includes a slow speed and travel kit, which allows the operator to keep the engine speed

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L-Series backhoes get productivity enhancements

July 12, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  Updates to the John Deere L-Series backhoe lineup enhance the productivity and uptime for professionals looking to lift more and multitask on the job site. The key backhoe updates include the introduction of precision mode, enhanced pilot controllers, two

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KOBELCO’s upgraded SK230 delivers full-sized performance

July 5, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  The enhanced mid-size KOBELCO SK230 crawler excavator is equipped to deliver full-sized performance over an extended working life. With a dynamic digging force of 26,800-lbs and maximum digging reach of 31’10”, the SK230’s performance and power capabilities are tougher

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Worksaver introduces standard skid steer to mini universal adapter

June 28, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  A new adapter is available from Worksaver, Inc., designed to allow “universal” mini skid steer / compact tool carrier attachments to be connected to a standard skid steer. The adapter mounts to a standard skid steer and accepts attachments

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Worksaver introduces two new grapples to its lineup

June 21, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  Worksaver, Inc. introduces two new grapples to its family of Sweep Action Grapples, the SATG (Sweep Action Tine Grapple) and SASB (Sweep Action Solid Bottom Construction Grapple). These models feature a patent pending grapple design that sweeps debris into

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John Deere light material high-capacity buckets make big impact

June 14, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  Designed to take advantage of the improved performance capabilities and boom design of the G-Series skid steers and compact track loaders (CTLs), John Deere now offers a 90-in. light material high-capacity bucket (LM90) as part of the ever-expanding lineup

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Kobelco’s SK45SRX offers easy routine maintenance

June 6, 2017 On-Site Magazine

  KOBELCO’s SK45SRX mini excavator packs full-size performance into a portable package. With an operational weight of 10,300 lbs., this machine offers a minimal rear swing radius with zero tail overhang, and allows for excellent handling in confined spaces. Convenient

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Ritchie Bros. and Caterpillar strategic alliance launches

June 5, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

VANCOUVER, BC and PEORIA, IL – Ritchie Bros. and Caterpillar Inc. have formed a strategic alliance, originally announced in 2016, following the Ritchie Bros. acquisition of IronPlanet, a leading online marketplace for heavy equipment and other durable assets. Under the alliance, Ritchie Bros.

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Deere to Acquire the Wirtgen Group, the Global Leader in Road Construction Equipment

June 1, 2017 On-Site Magazine

MOLINE, Illinois  – Deere & Company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Wirtgen Group, a privately-held international company that is the leading manufacturer worldwide of road construction equipment. The purchase price for the equity is EUR 4.357 billion in an