Let’s beat the drum for drum cutters!
Published 24/4 at 11:04
Drum cutters are now part and parcel of the product portfolios of excavator attachment manufacturers all over the world. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin presents the latest news from the drum cutter industry.
Here are the new super breakers for 2023
Published 24/4 at 10:48
PDi Magazine’s special feature on new hydraulic breaker releases.
Everything New in mobile crushing and screening
Published 24/4 at 10:20
A wide variety of brands are launching new products in the field of crushing and screening. A few examples being a starscreen from Backers, ‘next-gen’ equipment from CDE, and new stackers from Kleemann.
Gentle giants of demolition
Published 24/4 at 10:08
Modern day demolition excavators might seem daunting on the outside but inside they are as sophisticated and comfortable as a luxurious sedan. Thanks to these ‘gentle giants’, the demolition of building structures is as smooth and controlled as driving a car on a German autobahn. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin delivers the latest insights from the demolition excavator industry.
Dry techniques are coming to the fore in core drilling
Published 6/3 at 11:02
In a world increasingly concerned with environmental issues, businesses are constantly striving for greener and more ecofriendly solutions. The concrete sawing and drilling industry is no exception. In recent years, dry coring and sawing methods have become a focal point for most manufacturers. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin reviews the latest innovations in core drilling.
What’s new in crushing and screening attachments?
Published 6/3 at 10:36
Despite being just an excavator attachment, a modern day crusher bucket equals the production capacity of a mobile jaw crusher. And these attachments are getting more efficient and sophisticated every year. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin looks into new compact crushing and screening solutions.
A job needs a work tool, and a work tool needs an excavator - not the other way around
Published 6/3 at 10:05
Karl Serneberg is VP sales & marketing at Steelwrist and shares his more than 20years of experience. He previously worked for Volvo Construction Equipment as marketing director for the EMEA sales region and director for Volvo Construction Equipment’s Global Attachment business.
Lehnhoff's SQ80 fully hydraulic quickcoupler pay off
Published 6/3 at 10:03
Quickcouplers have become indispensable on modern construction sites, transforming every excavator into a Swiss army knife. The fully hydraulic SQ quickcouplers from Lehnhoff go one step further. They combine flexible use with a great performance.
What’s new in fully automatic quick coupling systems?
Published 6/3 at 10:02
Here’s the latest news in terms of fully automatic quick coupling systems for hydraulic excavator attachments.
Published 3/1 at 14:34
This year sees two new releases relating to dust extraction, wet vacs and air cleaners. The Danish manufacturer V. Brøndum has released a remote control for two of its models, while Husqvarna has launched a new range of dust extractors.
Published 3/1 at 14:06
This year sees the launch of a new waste and recycling kit for Doosan’s DL-7 wheel loaders, as well as two brand new excavators from Hitachi. Furthermore, three Bobcat telehandlers are in use dealing with inter-municipal waste in eastern Poland.
Interview with Karin Falk, president Husqvarna Construction: ”Everything for the [...]
Published 3/1 at 14:05
”Everything for the good of the customer” Karin Falk, president of Husqvarna's Construction Division since September 2020 was interviewed by PDi's editor in chief Jan Hermansson in connection with the bauma show in October.
New Sany products introduced at bauma 2022
Published 3/1 at 14:01
Sany unveiled its newly designed trade fair stand at bauma 2022, with its presence at the show focused around the motto: ‘Keep on growing with a strong partner’.
Loader low down
Published 3/1 at 13:46
Whether you’ve read about the latest introductions at bauma, or look forward to what Conexpo has to offer, it’s never too early for those in the market for compact loaders and skid steers to start making notes.
Robot news from Brokk
Published 3/1 at 13:44
In our special feature on demolition robots, only Brokk has some news to share this year. Brokk has introduced three new products and showcased other innovations. The new products include the Brokk ‘Grapple Saw’ (BGS 15), the Brokk ‘Surface Grinder’ (BSG 530) and ‘My Brokk’, an online portal that combines multiple services, including Brokk ‘Connect’, a document library and a web shop combined into a single resource.
Attachments that last
Published 11/10, 2022 at 11:23
High performance and durability are the two pivotal characteristics of any excavator attachment. The ability to operate efficiently in the harshest environments without maintenance or repair results in low cost of ownership – a benefit that can never be overrated, especially in a wartime economy. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin presents a roundup of the most recent innovations in the demolition attachment industry.
Cold cutting saw from Braun
Published 3/10, 2022 at 11:17
For more than 10 years Braun has been developing and producing solutions for the dismantling of nuclear facilities.
Nuclear and offshore demolition techniques
Published 3/10, 2022 at 11:15
In the world of nuclear and offshore demolition, contractors are often in need of unique solutions to carry out complex work tasks. This year sees new developments in these fields from two manufacturers.
Twinca dumpers a shrewd investment for limited access projects
Published 3/10, 2022 at 11:01
Jason Franken at Super City Concrete Cuttings states that the purchase of the Twinca ES-800 dumper has been a shrewd investment for limited access projects.