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Milwaukee Tool introduces new lineup of light, cordless equipment

November 4, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Milwaukee Tool is taking aim at a lack of innovation within the light job site equipment category with a new line of cordless equipment known as the MX FUEL Equipment System. “More and more continues to be asked of

Products ConstructionMachine Control

Manitou extends its reach with four mobile elevating work platforms

November 4, 2019 by Megan Hoegler

The Manitou Group has released four straight boom Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs), the Manitou TJ 65, TJ 65+, TJ 80+ and TJ 85, into the North American market. Features of the new models include smooth platform operation, three steering

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JCB launches 1CXT compact backhoe loader in North America

October 29, 2019 by Megan Hoegler

JCB’s 1CXT backhoe loader is now available to customers in the United States and Canada. The company’s smallest backhoe model, the 1CXT is just less than 6 feet (1.8 metres) wide and 12 feet (3.6 metres) long. Its footprint is

Products Heavy Equipment

Cat brings more weight, power and technology to new D5 Dozer

October 25, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Weighing in between 37,875 and 42,263 pounds and outfitted with a Cat C7.1 engine that delivers 170 horsepower, the new Cat D5 Dozer is significantly heavier and more powerful than its predecessor. By combining this enhanced performance with the

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John Deere updates JDLink platform to better connect fleet managers

October 16, 2019 On-Site Staff

  John Deere Construction and Forestry is enhancing its JDLink telematics platform to help ensure customers are better connected with everything their equipment is doing. The latest updates to the software platform include enhancements to the Notification Center. The system

Products Construction

JCB electric mini excavator now available in Canada and U.S.

October 15, 2019 by On-Site Magazine

  JCB has announced that their 19C-IE mini excavator is now available in Canada and the United States. The 19C-IE mini excavator is JCB’s first fully electric mini excavator. The 2-ton (1.9 tonne) excavator offers the same amount of power

Products Asphalt

Ammann introduces new ACP 300 ContiHRT asphalt mixing plant to North America

October 11, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Switzerland-based Ammann Group Holding, which manufactures asphalt and concrete mixing plants, as well as compactors and asphalt pavers, has introduced its latest asphalt mixing plant to the U.S. and Canadian markets. The ACP 300 ContiHRT can produce a mix

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Caterpillar adds to its next-generation mini excavator lineup with six-ton Cat 306 CR

October 4, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Caterpillar continues to roll out its next generation of mini hydraulic excavators. The company showed off its new six-ton Cat 306 CR this week at the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Ky. Marking the company’s

Products Heavy Equipment

Vermeer introduces liquids, solids separator on new XR2 vacuum excavator to keep crews on-site longer

October 3, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Vermeer Corp. unboxed an innovative new vacuum excavator at the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Ky. this week. Launched the first morning of the three-day show, the new XR2 brings industry-first separator technology to the

Products Concrete

Cemen Tech rolls out Utility Package for volumetric concrete mixers

October 2, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Volumetric concrete mixer manufacturer Cemen Tech has released a new package designed specifically for utility contractors. Unveiled at the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Ky. this week, the package adds capabilities such as the ability

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Hyundai, Cummins unveil prototype of fully electric compact excavator

October 2, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas and Cummins Inc. have unveiled the prototype for a new compact excavator that’s entirely electrically powered. The collaborative project between the two companies is on display this week at the International Construction and Utility Equipment

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New electro-hydraulic controls add functionality, responsiveness to Case F Series wheel loaders

September 27, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Case Construction Equipment is upgrading its F Series compact wheel loaders to give operators added functionality and better responsiveness. The company has introduced electro-hydraulic controls for its F Series, offering operators advanced bucket lift and tilt functionality, an upgraded

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JLG now offering new SkySense technology for boom, scissor lifts

September 27, 2019 On-Site Staff

  JLG Industries Inc. is aiming to safeguard operators with a new technology capable of sensing objects and warning operators before they get too close. The company said it’s now offering its SkySense technology on most of its boom and

Products Heavy Equipment

Komatsu introduces new PC2000-11 hydraulic excavator

September 23, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Komatsu is bringing more horsepower to its hydraulic excavator lineup. The company has introduced its PC2000-11 that’s designed to load 70- to 200-ton rigid frame haul trucks up to 12 per cent faster than previous models. Equipped with an

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Atlas Copco introduces new XAS 950 air compressor seen as ‘game changer’

September 23, 2019 On-Site Staff

  A new single-stage, oil-injected rotary screw type portable air compressor from Atlas Copco aims to bring down costs for contractors and save on maintenance. The company has released its new XAS 950, which is powered by a liquid-cooled six-cylinder

Products Heavy Equipment

JCB continues introduction of X Series excavators to North America with new 13- and 15-ton models

September 16, 2019 On-Site Staff

  U.K.-based equipment manufacturer JCB is continuing the rollout of its X Series excavators in North America. After bringing out the 220X to the market last year, the company said the 13-ton 131X and the 15-ton 150X are now available.

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ASV adds new RT-50 track loader to bridge gap in lineup

September 16, 2019 On-Site Staff

  ASV Holdings Inc. is introducing a new track loader to fill the gap between the RT-40 and RT-65 in its current lineup. The new compact RT-50 Posi-Track loader has an “industry-leading” performance-to-weight ratio and features easy transportability that make

Products Software / Hardware

New Panasonic Toughbook 55 offers modular expansion packs to boost flexibility

September 10, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Panasonic has unveiled the latest iteration of its rugged mobile computer designed for tough environments such as the job site. The company says its Toughbook 55 raises the bar when it comes to versatility, technology, performance and ruggedness. It

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Gehl introduces RT135 track loader to North America

September 9, 2019 On-Site Staff

  A new 1,350-pound capacity machine will bring Gehl’s lineup of track loaders up to ten separate pieces of equipment. The company’s RT135, a cab-forward design track loader, will be available across North America. “The RT135 provides track loader operators

Products Heavy Equipment

Ligchine introduces new lightweight, ultra-maneuverable SpiderScreed

August 27, 2019 On-Site Staff

  Ligchine International has introduced an updated version of its SpiderScreed designed for placing concrete on upper decks, slab-on-grade and 3D surfaces. The lightweight machine, which is also specified for residential applications, weighs 581 kilograms (1,280 pounds), taking advantage of