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Hamm to Introduce Transforming Dirt Roller

Staff Report - Jan 06, 2014

Hamm to Introduce Transforming Dirt Roller

At ConExpo-Con/Agg, Hamm will introduce a one-of-a-kind product, a Tier 4 Interim dirt roller that has been transformed into a concrete breaker by the addition of specially designed bits or teeth to the single drum. The highly engineered new H 25i ...

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25 Days of RollOuts: Komatsu’s wheel loader

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Dec 27, 2013

25 Days of RollOuts: Komatsu’s wheel loader

Komatsu America’s WA270-7 wheel loader lowers fuel consumption by up to 10 percent compared to its predecessor, the WA250-6. A Tier 4 Interim SAA6D107E-2 engine powers the 28,836-pound machine and delivers 149 net horsepower. The wheel loader features Parallel Z-bar loader linkage, ...

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25 Days of RollOuts: Volvo DD110B asphalt compactor

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Dec 23, 2013

25 Days of RollOuts: Volvo DD110B asphalt compactor

Volvo’s DD110B asphalt compactor, which replaced the DD90, features larger drums, more amplitude, higher frequency, increased centrifugal force and more water storage (made possible with two tanks) than its predecessor and is powered by a Tier 4 Interim Volvo engine. Volvo ...

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25 Days of RollOuts: Bomag tandem roller has economizer stiffness reader

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Dec 23, 2013

25 Days of RollOuts: Bomag tandem roller has economizer stiffness reader

Bomag’s BW138AD tandem roller, powered by a Tier 4i 45.3-horsepower, water-cooled Kubota diesel engine, now has the Bomag’s Economizer technology as an option, which gives operators a real-time reading of soil stiffness during the compaction process. The Economizer uses an acceleration ...

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Deere releases four E-Series mid-frame skid steers, CTLs

Lauren Heartsill Dowdle - Dec 18, 2013

Deere releases four E-Series mid-frame skid steers, CTLs

Two skid steer models (318E, 320E) and two compact track loader models (319E, 323E) join John Deere’s E-Series line, which was introduced earlier this year. The machines include upgraded boom performance, auxiliary lines that are integrated through the boom and cab improvements aimed ...

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Roller-Compacted Concrete Field Demos

Contributed - Dec 04, 2013

Roller-Compacted Concrete Field Demos

Field demonstrations of roller-compacted concrete (RCC) have become a big part of spreading the “gospel” of roller-compacted concrete. For example, RCC was an attraction in itself during a four-day continuing demonstration of placement at World of Concrete 2014 in February ...

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Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas names Seok Myung Yoon president and CEO

Amanda Bayhi - May 08, 2013

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas names Seok Myung Yoon president and CEO

Wednesday morning, Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas announced that it has named Seok Myung (Sam) Yoon as the company's next President and CEO. Yoon will be making the move to HCEA's Norcross, Georgia headquarters from South America where he served as the ...

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Dynapac introduces new soil compaction machines at World of Asphalt

John Latta - Mar 21, 2013

Dynapac introduces new soil compaction machines at World of Asphalt

On Friday, Dynapac introduced a new range of soil compaction machines at World of Asphalt with a transversely-mounted engine—a design move which makes almost all of the engine easily accessible to mechanics when the hood is lifted. Dynapac says the sideways ...

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The customer is always right: Roadtec at World of Asphalt 2013

John Latta - Mar 19, 2013

The customer is always right: Roadtec at World of Asphalt 2013

Interesting to see the bite customer feedback is having on the OEMs. It has of course been a factor for some time, but it was interesting to hear Roadtec's press conference here in San Antonio at World of Asphalt. The Chattanooga ...

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SX-4e stabilizer, RX-100e milling machine headline Roadtec showing at World of Asphalt (VIDEO)

Amanda Bayhi - Mar 19, 2013

SX-4e stabilizer, RX-100e milling machine headline Roadtec showing at World of Asphalt (VIDEO)

“This is a meat and potatoes type of machine.” That’s Roadtec President Jeff Richmond’s take on the company’s new SX-4e relclaimer-stabilizer. That might be a bit of an understatement though, as stabilizer sales have been Roadtec’s lone type of equipment that ...

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World of Asphalt 2013 first impressions

John Latta - Mar 19, 2013

World of Asphalt 2013 first impressions

It's always hard to judge a trade show from its first day. But World of Asphalt has the hallmarks of a good one. It's not size. This show is one of the more tailored ones for construction equipment. AEM chief Dennis ...

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Off to World of Concrete

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Feb 04, 2013

Off to World of Concrete

At the crack of dawn on Tuesday, I'll be headed out to Las Vegas to cover the World of Concrete 2013 trade show for Better Roads and report back on the latest product introductions, new technologies in concrete as it ...

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