Construction projects on bridges and major roads often have a big impact on motorists who are often faced with road closures and an increase in traffic congestion. While the work is carried out, city centres and major roads also suffer from congestion. The companies carrying out road works, road maintenance, excavation, renovation and trenching operations are well aware of the challenges they are faced with, including pressure to complete the work quickly and reopen the roads.
Developed by Italmek in Lombardy, Northern Italy, the iRC35 rail cutter has been designed for professional use heavy duty use. It is built to last and tough enough to master the breaking of large rails on a daily basis.
For contractors looking for a durable drill motor that doesn’t compromise on performance, Husqvarna has introduced the new DM 400 and DM 430 single phase 3.2kW electric drill motors. They combine typical Husqvarna usability features with a new level of sturdiness and are also the first Husqvarna drill motors to be equipped with ‘Embedded Connectivity’.
GSSI, the leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, exhibited it latest developments for the transportation market and systems for the utility and concrete markets at the Las Vegas show in March. These included ‘PaveScan RDM 2.0’, ‘StructureScan Mini XT’ and ‘UtilityScan’.
erkat is known for its robust special cutting units for excavators and skid steer loaders, which are manufactured to what are said to be the highest quality standards in Germany. Now as part of Epiroc, the company's mission is still to offer its customers high quality products and services, thereby contributing to high efficiency and sustainable growth. Additionally, the company is more than fulfilling its commitment to innovative development with the launch of its new immediate bracket for consistent efficiency with increased investment protection.
All of Epiroc’s heavy hydraulic breakers feature the patented ‘Intelligent Protection System’ (IPS). Seamlessly combining Epiroc’s ‘AutoControl’ and ‘StartSelect’ functions, this fully automated system provides simpler, more efficient and more economical operation than ever before.
Epiroc is adding two new models for heavier carriers to its popular CB ‘Concrete Buster’ range. The CB 5500 and CB 7500 are designed for carriers in the 50t to 85t weight class. Due to their comparatively light weight, CB Concrete Busters are effective choices for use with high reach or long front carriers for applications with highly abrasive material and low level of visibility in operation. They are also suitable where noise is an issue and they can be used in residential areas where hydraulic breakers are not permitted.
Dynaset’s new hydraulic generators are lighter and smaller than ever. They can be up to 95% smaller than diesel generators with equivalent power, with the new ‘Super Compact’ models being introduced at Conexpo/Conagg Las Vegas, USA.
The new Tier 4-compliant Doosan DX800LC-7 crawler excavator was shown for the first time in North America at Conexpo/Conagg. It is the biggest model in the company’s excavator line up, and is scheduled to be available in North America in late 2020.
A prototype hybrid iteration of the Doosan DL200-5 wheel loader, the DL Hybrid, was shown for the first time in North America during Conexpo/Conagg 2020, with the hybrid model configurations aimed at being available in North America as early as 2023.
A prototype hybrid iteration of the Doosan® DL200-5 wheel loader, the DL Hybrid, was shown for the first time in North America during Conexpo/Conagg 2020, with the hybrid model configurations aimed at being available in North America as early as 2023.
Things began to develop for Ditch Doctor many years ago when the mind set of society, especially those of the young growing up in the 1980’s, started to change. People began to embrace the ‘3 R’s’, reducing, re-using and recycling materials as the new way things of getting things done.
The Cat 352 UHD ultra high demolition excavator is designed to handle the difficult demolition of tall structures using a range of Cat demolition attachments, including multi processors, grapples, shears and hydraulic hammers with the retrofit boom.
Brokk unveiled the Brokk ‘Atomized Water Mist System’ during Conexpo/Conagg 2020 which it has developed to help combat harmful silica dust and other airborne particles created by the demolition process.
On the Bobcat booth in the Las Vegas Convention Center, a specially designed stage spotlighted the latest news and insights about Bobcat’s new products, innovations and vision for the future. One of the highlights was a trio of electric concept machines: the E17e, an electric/hydraulic excavator; the S70e, an electric/hydraulic loader and the T76e, an all-electric loader.
Ausa, a leading company involved in the design, manufacture and sale of compact all terrain industrial vehicles has continued to consolidate its position in the US market. It has recently exhibited at World of Concrete in Las Vegas and the ARA show in Orlando, which focuses on the rental market. At both trade shows, Ausa exhibited its ranges of dumpers and all terrain forklifts, with different specifications tailored to each sector.
Allu, the manufacturer of the Transformer and Processor ranges of material handling attachments, has introduced its latest development: the new Allu Crusher, which received its global launch at Conexpo/Conagg in Las Vegas.