While it sounds futuristic, getting the operator out of the cab entirely is already a possibility with Bobcat?s loader radio remote control system. ?Remote operations could gain a stronger foothold in the next five years and will likely lead to new product innovations in the future,? says Rostberg.
Needless to say, the skid steer is a staple on today?s jobsites and will be on tomorrow?s jobsites as well. Manufacturers will continue to listen to their customers to provide refinements for a better operator experience and increased productivity.