Cat introduce new 120 GC motor grader

New model designed to combine reliable performance with simple, low cost-per-hour operation

COMPLEMENTING the existing Cat motor grader offering, the new Cat 120 GC model is said to offer the optimum balance of high-performance Continue reading “Cat introduce new 120 GC motor grader”

Hyundai and Doosan to compete under Genuine tie-up

Intermediary holding company established to support both companies and maximize synergies

FOLLOWING the acquisition in August of Doosan Infracore by Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, Hyundai Genuine has now been established as an Continue reading “Hyundai and Doosan to compete under Genuine tie-up”

Volvo CE unveils CX01 single-drum asphalt compactor concept at the Utility Expo

Designed for autonomous operation and multi-unit communication, the CX01 concept is already influencing future Volvo CE machine design.

As a part of its continuous pursuit of ground-breaking machine innovation, Volvo Construction Equipment unveiled its CX01 single-drum asphalt compactor concept at The Utility Expo in Continue reading “Volvo CE unveils CX01 single-drum asphalt compactor concept at the Utility Expo”

JLG to offer rotating telehandlers for North America

In a nod to the fast-growing rotating telehandler market in North America, JLG and Dieci have announced a new partnership that will see JLG-branded rotating telehandlers made by Dieci enter the North American market. Continue reading “JLG to offer rotating telehandlers for North America”

Doosan launches their DL420CVT-7 wheel loader

New model in award-winning DL-7 series features fuel-saving continuously variable transmission system

AS part of the company’s award-winning DL-7 series, Doosan has launched their DL420CVT-7 Stage V compliant wheel loader equipped with a continuously variable transmission (CVT). With a maximum bucket capacity Continue reading “Doosan launches their DL420CVT-7 wheel loader”

Caterpillar launching 100% hydrogen gen-sets this year

Caterpillar Inc. has announced that it will begin offering Cat generator sets capable of operating on 100% hydrogen, including fully renewable green hydrogen, on a designed-to-order basis in the fourth quarter of 2021. The company also said that later this year, it will launch commercially available Continue reading “Caterpillar launching 100% hydrogen gen-sets this year”

Terex Trucks rebrand as Rokbak

Rokbak revealed as new name for Terex Trucks in company’s vision for exciting new future

Articulated hauler specialists Terex Trucks have rebranded as Rokbak and announced their ‘vision for an exciting new future’. The Scottish manufacturer unveiled the new brand at a digital launch event on 1 Continue reading “Terex Trucks rebrand as Rokbak”

Hitachi, Deere joint venture to be dissolved

Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America discusses plans for the future.

Hitachi Construction Machinery (HCM) and Deere & Co. have announced plans to dissolve their joint venture in the Americas. The dissolution will be completed on February 28, 2022. At the same time, HCM announced that Continue reading “Hitachi, Deere joint venture to be dissolved”

Cummins to power Claas’s new Trion family of combines

Cummins has announced that its 6.7 and 9-liter engines will power Claas’s new Trion family of combines. With a capability of 190-320 kW (255-430 HP) they have high power density and excellent fuel efficiency. These Continue reading “Cummins to power Claas’s new Trion family of combines”

Volvo’s six seemingly small ways to make an impact

Connected solutions are getting smarter by the day. While you are working hard on the job site, hundreds of thousands of data points are doing their own job quietly in the background to allow you to work more safely, Continue reading “Volvo’s six seemingly small ways to make an impact”

Telehandler firms strengthen presence in growing market

Access International enthuses about the key telehandler markets of North America and Europe, where the focus has been on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies.
Variations in standards for telehandlers in North America and Europe, along with their distinct design differences, create challenges for

Continue reading “Telehandler firms strengthen presence in growing market”

Caterpillar expands CAT® Command with Excavator Remote-Control operation

New Cat® Command for Excavating provides remote-control operation for select Cat excavators. Removing the operator from the machine in potentially hazardous operating environments, Command for Excavating Continue reading “Caterpillar expands CAT® Command with Excavator Remote-Control operation”

Interview: Manitou Group committed to carbon reduction

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Manitou Group’s president and CEO Michel Denis discuss low-carbon and sustainability initiatives with Access International’s Euan Youdale
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The Manitou Group officially presented its corporate social responsibility (CSR) vision through its first virtual On the Way Up! presentation in June 2021, which is set to become an annual event. The French aerial lift and Continue reading “Interview: Manitou Group committed to carbon reduction”

XEMC’s retrofitted 120 t all battery electric truck gets to work

On July 22, XEMC’s (Xiangtan Electric Manufacturing Corporation Ltd) recently completed 120 ton all battery electric-powered AC drive mining truck was officially delivered to energy company SPIC’s Huolinhe open-pit coal mine in Inner Mongolia and immediately put into use, which the OEM Continue reading “XEMC’s retrofitted 120 t all battery electric truck gets to work”

Allison Transmission launch the TerraTran

Innovative new propulsion solution for off-highway market offers enhanced drivability and maneuverability

ALLISON Transmission has announced the launch of the TerraTran, their latest innovation in propulsion solutions purpose-built for the global construction, mining, and quarrying markets.

A variant of Allison’s proven 4000 Series transmission, the TerraTran is Continue reading “Allison Transmission launch the TerraTran”

Liebherr will present latest innovations at MINExpo

Liebherr is gearing up to showcase its new mining solutions portfolio at the world’s largest mining trade show, MINExpo International 2021, in Las Vegas this September. New developments and announcements will be Continue reading “Liebherr will present latest innovations at MINExpo”

Caterpillar launches new Cat D4 Dozer with 30% better visibility

Caterpillar has announced the launch of a new Cat D4 Dozer, which offers improved sightlines and reduced operating costs compared with the older D4 (formerly D6K2) – while not compromising on the machine’s legendary Continue reading “Caterpillar launches new Cat D4 Dozer with 30% better visibility”