Manufacturers are focusing on new machines and telematics systems for the construction market; plus more industry news on the March 6, 2014 edition of Construction News Tracker
March 11, 2014
Association of Equipment Manufacturers
Total registration over 129,000 achieved the second-highest attendance in history, record 41,000 tickets were sold to the shows’ education programs
Hypertherm's Jim Colt explains how the company packs big cutting power into a 30-amp, briefcase-sized air plasma cutter, that can also cut 1/2-in. steel running on household 110V power
Most new U.S. equipment complies with EPA's Tier 4 Final emissions limits, leaving many wondering how final Tier 4 Final really is
Stephane Giroudon and Amiel Ingraham explain that the 93-year-old company, which has owned the Tramac brand,
will now go to market as Montabert in North America
Dan Miller, president of Manitou Construction Equipment, finds 2014 CONEXPO traffic ‘phenomenal’, quality of attendees 'excellent', and attendee attitudes 'amazing'
Product Manager Todd Johnson says the prototype HiPOSS hydraulic hybrid system shown at CONEXPO uses electronically driven poppet valves and accumulators to save and store energy
Web store portal offers opportunity to buy direct at prices up to 40% believe leading brands.
At CONEXPO 2014, Volvo promised to rebuild under the guarantee wear items in its new paver's hopper – floor plates, chains sprockets, auger bearings – according to wear guidelines
Vogele - Wirtgen Group
The new Vögele Super 1300-3i offers a basic width of no more than 6 ft. 1 in. with its hopper wings folded.
Length of just 16 ft. 3 in.
Paving widths from 2 ft. 6 in. to 13 ft. 9 in.
Tier 4i emissions-compliant...
Airworks Introduces First D.C. Electric Rotary Screw Air Compressor
Vanair Viper Diesel Rotary Screw Compressor Provides Compact Package
The Linear Mill can perform precise machining in the field to get equipment up and running quicker than having to transport it to the shop for repairs
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.