CONEXPO--CON/AGG 2005, co--located with IFPE 2005, attracted more than 124,220 industry professionals eager to see the latest equipment, product innovations and technological advances in the construction, construction materials and power transmission industries. The show featured 1,968 exhibitors encompassing more than 1.88 million net sq. ft. of exhibit space.
Here is just a sampling of the introductions seen at the show.
Leica Geosystems SmartStation
The SmartStation integrates GPS and total station functionality into a single compact package with common software, database, storage medium and user interface.
All operating procedures for GPS and terrestrial surveying carried out through total station keyboard and display
Data stored in same database on a CompactFlash card
TPS and GPS components can be used together or separately
Hirschmann PRS 80 EZ Wireless Indicator
The PRS 80 EZ allows for monitoring single or multiple sensor inputs, including combinations of load, anti--two block, boom angle and wind speed.
Large, backlit, graphic display capable of displaying up to seven sensors at one time
Operator can preset limits on load, wind speed and angle with audible and visual warnings when limits are reached
Utilizes Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum Technology
Operating range of up to 1,000 ft.
Caterpillar 904B Compact Loader
The 52--net--hp 904B features a skid--steer quick coupler, high--flow hydraulics and Z--bar linkage in a package that is only 7 ft. 10 in. tall and uses a bucket less than 8 ft. wide.
9,810--lb. operating weight
.78--cu.--yd. standard bucket capacity
8,010--lb. breakout force
5,511--lb. static tipping load (full turn)
Can be used with a mechanical or hydraulic quick coupler
22--gpm auxiliary hydraulic flow
TELC Door Locks
The Equipment Lock Co. offers two combination versions of its locking devices for sea containers, semi--trailers and construction site office trailers.
Cargo Door Lock secures both doors of semi--trailers or sea containers
Jobsite Office Door Lock secures the doors of typical office trailers found at construction sites
Both feature a built--in, changeable, four--digit combination lock
Bridgestone M850 On/Off highway Radial
The M850 deep--tread, all--position radial promotes long tread life for flatbed haulers, dumps and other tough delivery and hauling jobs.
Deep 24/32--in. tread with a block/rib tread pattern for long, even wear on various road surfaces
Ultra--wide tread with notched shoulder design
Groove--bottom platforms help prevent trapped stones from pushing into tread grooves
Available in 11R22.5 and 11R24.5 sizes with an "H" load rating
Honda WX10K1 Water Pump
The 13.4--lb. WX10K1 is powered by Honda's compact 25cc overhead cam mini four--stroke engine.
Lightweight aluminum centrifugal self--priming pump with aluminum impeller and volute
80--second priming time at 16.4 ft.
118--ft. total head with 26--ft. suction head lift
51--psi maximum output pressure
Rotary slinger pumping lubrication system enables starting, operation and storage in any position
Blastrac 2--4800DH Shot Blaster
The 2--4800DH Shot Blasting System strips, cleans and profiles up to 30,000 sq. ft. of concrete or 7,500 sq. ft. of steel per hour.
Travel speeds up to 350 fpm
Twin centrifugal blast wheels with a 48--in. blast pattern
Blast head adjusts side--to--side for blasting at any position within the machine width or within 6 in. of an obstruction.
Gomaco V2 Mold
The V2 is a dual--mold system that is hydraulically adjustable for paving at different widths.
Allows for on--the--go width changes for tapered slabs
Separate mold control for the left and right side
Dual power transition adjusters for crown height adjustments
Diamond Z Model 1460B--TK Grinder
The Model 1460B--TK direct drive, track--mounted grinder offers production capabilities up to 95 tph.
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