Cyril and Louis Keller, the brothers who invented the world’s first compact loader (later named the Bobcat skid steer loader), have been selected as 2023 inductees for the National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) in the USA. The NIHF annually recognises inventors, promotes creativity and advances the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Coordinated by the Association IACDS with the FEPA Federation of European Producers of Abrasives (FEPA), this publication aims to promote knowledge and share experiences about the aforementioned topic. To achieve this goal, the IACDS’s ‘Diamond tools and safety’ working group has prepared plenty of educational material for new workers in the drilling and sawing industry.
Growing interest in IDA convention and Demtech tradeshow to be held in Bengaluru, India in September 2023 Despite a growing recession in many markets globally, the building and construction business is doing very well in India. This is promising for the coming IDA convention and Demtech tradeshow in September.
Deep pit excavation is tricky, expensive and labour-intensive work unless of course you have the Boss Extractor 4000. The ‘Extractor’ series come in a range of sizes from 20m up to 45m, and in the case outlined, was set up for a 40m reach using a Volvo EC480DL excavator complete with bespoke features.
AGP has developed a full product line of machines for many possible applications in the construction industry. According to AGP their machines are effective, reliable, and a joy to use, making many challenging tasks both faster and easier.
ConExpo- Con/Agg provided the focus for engcon to showcase the tiltrotator and its benefits. At engcon's booth, there were three different excavators demonstrating the advantages of equipping an excavator with a tiltrotator.
To provide contractors with the best tools for effective concrete preparation, surface preparation company National Flooring Equipment exhibited at ConExpo-Con/Agg in Las Vegas. At its booth D2926, visitors had the opportunity to test drive a range of National Flooring Equipment’s heavyweight floor scrapers, including the newest and most powerful machines, the ‘Viking’ and ‘Rogue’.
At SaMoTer 2023, Doosan Infracore will show its new Develon brand for the first time in Italy. Unveiled in January this year, the brand was officially launched in March at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2023, where the first Develon branded machines were shown.
Following the 2022 release of the T7X, said by Bobcat to be the world’s first all-electric compact track loader, Bobcat has now unveiled what the company says is the world’s first all-electric skid steer loader, the S7X.
Kleeman’s new mobile Mobibelt stackers have been designed to aid efficient logistics processes on work sites. They flexibly extend the action radius of crushing and screening plants, making large stockpiles thereby helping to improve work site logistics.