Equipment

CASE plans to introduce new E Series excavator lineup this month

The rollout features seven new models — including two entirely new excavators — focused on enhancing the total operator experience to deliver even greater productivity, operator satisfaction and operational efficiency.

John Deere unveils G-tier Compact Wheel Loader models

John Deere is building upon its line-up of compact equipment by expanding its performance tiering strategy with three new models of Compact Wheel Loaders.

Equipment Spotlight: Compact Excavators (under 25,000 pounds)

Bobcat, CASE, Caterpillar, Doosan Infracore North America, Hitachi, Hyundai and more.

ARA forecast remains bullish on equipment rental revenue growth despite headwinds

Today’s economic indicators are mixed and uncertain, but all continue to point toward significant growth for equipment rental revenue in the U.S. according to the latest quarterly update of the five-year forecast released by the American Rental Association.

CASE launches first-of-its-kind compact dozer loader CASE Minotaur DL550

Weighing in at more than 18,000 pounds and working with 114 horsepower, the new first-of-its-kind machine delivers true dozing and grading performance, as well as powerful site loading capabilities and compatibility with hundreds of attachments.

Ditch Witch acquires HydraWheel line of rock saws

Ditch Witch has acquired specific assets from River City Manufacturing Inc., including the HydraWheel design of rock saws, the company said on Monday.

AlexRenew unveils 380-ton tunnel boring machine in Virginia

A new 380-ton, 14 feet 8 inches tall tunnel boring machine (TBM) named Hazel has been unveiled by AlexRenew, Alexandria’s wastewater authority, marking a significant milestone in its RiverRenew program to improve local waterways.

New Ditch Witch MT164 brings added flexibility to power and fiber-optic jobsites

Built to help power and fiber-optic contractors easily create a clean, narrow trench in one pass, the new Ditch Witch MT164 microtrencher attachment offers maximum compact cable installation performance.

Tornado Global Hydrovacs signs $43 million supply agreement with Ditch Witch

Tornado Global Hydrovacs Ltd. announced it has entered into a Product Supply and Development Agreement for the co-development and supply of customized hydrovac trucks with Ditch Witch, a division of The Toro Company.

ARA forecast calls for equipment rental revenue growth in North America to outpace inflation

Even with supply chain issues and labor shortages, U.S. equipment rental revenue, including both construction and general tool, is expected to grow by 11.1% to reach nearly $56 billion in 2022.

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Hitachi expands its wheel loader line

Hitachi Construction Machinery America Inc. (HCMA) continues to expand its ZW-6-wheel loaders in North America, with the upgrade of its popular compact model, ZW100-6.

United Rentals provides ways mobile applications improve worksite equipment management

United Rentals provides information on how mobile applications can improve worksite equipment management.

Volvo Construction Equipment names 2021 Dealer of the Year and Uptime Dealer of the Year

Volvo Construction Equipment has named Highway Equipment & Supply Co. its 2021 Dealer of the Year in North America. It also recognized Hoffman Equipment as its 2021 Uptime Dealer of the Year.

John Deere unveils new mid-sized excavators to product lineup

John Deere announces the newly enhanced 350 P-tier and 380 P-tier excavators to the manufacturer’s mid-size excavator lineup.

Caterpillar upgrades the CatD4 dozer

Caterpillar upgrades its CatD4 dozer with several new technology features and improved sightlines.

Yanmar Compact Equipment offers reliable compact wheel loaders

Yanmar Compact Equipment releases a line of compact wheel loaders designed for maximum efficiency and ease of operation.

Road Widener Brings Heightened Safety to Road Crews with Offset Vibratory Roller Attachment

Road Widener releases an Offset Vibratory Roller attachment that has several safety features to aid crewmembers with work tasks that traditionally put road crews in danger of rollover accidents.

CASE's first look of electric mini excavator

CASE Construction Equipment expanded its mini excavator line with an electric mini excavator that the company plans to release in 2023.

Volvo expands electric machines to Swiss market

Volvo Construction Equipment introduces its electric compact machines to Swiss customers.

Doosan Infracore North America releases its next-generation wheel loaders

Doosan Infracore North America releases its -7 Series in the U.S. and Canada with several upgrades including a variety of bucket capacities, redesigned cabs, and new axles.

Mastenbroek releases Magic Eye to minimize gravel waste

Mastenbroek has launched a new product to help contractors save money and improve the accuracy of backfill levels when installing drainage schemes or utilities.

United Rentals Shares Five Ways Telematics Improves Equipment Management

United Rentals provides ways telematics can improve equipment management.

Doosan Introduces its First Line of Dozers

Doosan introduces its first line of dozers for the 2022 equipment lineup.

Vermeer MV Solutions New Facility Officially Open

Vermeer MV Solutions has opened a new facility in South Carolina.

United Rentals Outlines Five Considerations When Buying Used Equipment

United Rentals provides important considerations when purchasing used equipment.

PPI Introduces New Standard for HDPE Pressure Pipes and Fittings

A new standard for HDPE pressure pipes and fittings has been added and will be effective Nov. 1, 2021.

Homeowners Combat Droughts with Water Made from Air

Many California residents are using machines that create water from air as an alternative solution while the state faces severe droughts.

North Dakota Officials: Well Spill Due to Equipment Failure

Regulators are investigating a spill in North Dakota that released thousands of gallons of water and oil.

John Deere and Hitachi Construction Machinery to End Joint Manufacturing and Marketing Agreements

John Deere and Hitachi Construction Machinery will be ending their joint venture and will be continuing with new agreements.