Construction Equipment

Construction equipment such as heavy-duty vehicles, specially designed for executing construction tasks, most frequently ones involving earthwork operations. They are also known as heavy machines, heavy trucks, construction equipment, engineering equipment, heavy vehicles, or heavy hydraulics. They usually comprise five equipment systems: implement, traction, structure, power train, control and information. Some equipment uses hydraulic drives as a primary source of motion.

COMANSA, one of the world’s main references in tower cranes for construction, launches to the worldwide market a new model designed to work in projects in which it is necessary to lift heavy loads. The new 21LC1050 is offered...
Tele­Mas­ter: Continental and JLG sign sup­ply agree­ment for tele­han­dlers TeleMaster tire is result of joint development of Continental and JLG OTR tire combines proven Continental compound for solid tires reducing rolling resistance and heat build-up with a rugged off...
Hallamore enlists two 600-U.S.-ton mobile Demag cranes for the Commonwealth Avenue accelerated bridge construction project Heavily congested construction sites like the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge spanning the Massachusetts Turnpike in Boston pose a problem for planning agencies. Conventional bridge construction projects can...
PT SH Machinery Indonesia, the dealer for Grove all-terrain cranes in Indonesia, has ordered four GMK4100L cranes to add to its stock. The GMK4100L cranes will arrive in the first quarter of 2019 and PT SH Machinery Indonesia is...
Most powerful tiltrotator for excavators up to 33 metric tons Engcon announces the world’s most powerful tiltrotator is now in production. Engcon is the world’s leading manufacturer of tiltrotators – a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators. Engcon’s...
Engcon today announces the launch of a new accessory, its SK02 mini sorting grab. Engcon is the world’s leading manufacturer of tiltrotators – a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators. The new device weighs 109 kg or...
The long-standing partnership between AFGRI and John Deere has been further cemented through the appointment of AFGRI Equipment by John Deere to distribute its construction and forestry equipment in the territory. According to Patrick Roux, Chairman of the Board of...
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed a deal to supply Norfolk Southern with four Kalmar SmartPower rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) equipped with a suite of process automation solutions. The order was booked in Cargotec's 2018 Q4 order intake with...
Alongside its extensive range of machinery and attachments for use by horticultural and landscaping companies, Bobcat is premiering the company’s brand new TL43.80HF telehandler at the GaLaBau 2018 Exhibition in Nuremberg in Germany from 12-15 September 2018. International Premiere of...
John Deere is updating its line of Worksite Pro™ attachments with three new angle and five new pickup brooms. The BA72C, BA84C and BA96C angle brooms and the BP72C, BP84C, BR60C, BR72C and BR84C pickup brooms were designed for...

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