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Pic: Whitehead and Johns Recycles with SDLG

Whitehead and Johns Recycles with SDLG

The Floridian company has found that SDLG wheel loaders are ideal for its recycling business.

When one of Whitehead and Johns’ wheel loaders blew a transmission that would take several months to fix, the company found itself in a pitch. The North Fort Myers, Florida-based company needed a wheel loader that would hold up to the rigors of its recycling duties. It sought help from Flagler Construction Equipment, its local SDLG dealer, and in the end, found an ideal fit with the SDLG LG958L wheel l



Pic: Terramac Launches RT14 Rubber Track Crawler Carrier

Terramac Launches RT14 Rubber Track Crawler Carrier

Manufactured in North America, Terramac’s RT14 rubber track crawler carrier is made entirely of premium components. This unit is built with American 1/4 in. (.6 cm) steel for superior durability as well as Eaton pumps to deliver unmatched functionality. A Parker IQAN-MD4 master display control system allows for full graphical, diagnostic and controller area network (CAN) gateway capability and an upgraded multi-function joystick with dump controls provides user-friendly operation, according to the manufacturer.



Pic: Doosan Introduces Tier IV-Compliant Wheel Excavator With Improved Fuel Efficiency

Doosan Introduces Tier IV-Compliant Wheel Excavator With Improved Fuel Efficiency

Doosan expands its Tier IV wheel excavator lineup with the DX210W-5 for applications that require an excavator with rubber tires. The “dash-5” excavator replaces the “dash-3” (interim Tier IV) model. In addition to a Tier IV diesel engine, this model features improved fuel efficiency from a new Smart Power Control (SPC) selectable engine mode and multiple product enhancements.

The new “dash-5” wheel excavator stands out from other excavating equipment with its rubber tires, making it a popular choice for customers who regularly drive on finished concrete or asphalt surfaces.



CASE Adds Two New Excavators to D Series Lineup

CASE Construction Equipment has introduced two new crawler excavators to its D Series lineup: the CX130D and CX160D.

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'Between the Road and the Load' — the Right Trailer

Long before a single load is booked or any wheels turn, someone — usually a fleet manager — needs to determine exactly what is going to separate the road and the load.

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IROCK RDS-15 Mobile Crusher Features Return Conveyor, 20 Percent Boost in Production

IROCK Crushers offers a RDS-15 horizontal impact crushing plant.

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Cool Flow Reduces Cab Overheating

The Cool Flow hydraulic oil cooler from Loftness Specialized Equipment greatly reduces the risk of overheating in skid steers and hydraulically powered attachments when operating in demanding applications and hot work environments.

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Hydro-Clean Uses Less Water to Clean Effectively

The Hydro-Clea washing unit from Haver & Boecker effectively cleans deleterious material from aggregate, recycled and other minerals while reducing water consumption by as much as 75 percent compared to traditional log washers.

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Ox Bodies Offers New Trailer

Ox Bodies offers a rugged scrap trailer as part of its Trail Ox Series end dump trailers. The new scrap trailer is especially efficient in residential and commercial demolition projects with large debris, such as concrete, brick, asphalt or stone, according to the manufacturer.

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Terex Finlay Unveils Tracked Mobile Heavy Duty Screener

The Terex Finlay 873 is designed to work after a primary crusher or on its own as frontline screening machine.

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Metso Rock Breakers Increase Safety, Output at Contract Crushing

Mellott Company recently became the first in the United States to try Metso’s new rock breaker solutions, installing the boom-and-hammer attachment on its Lokotrack LT116 mobile jaw plant.

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Rugged Engines Combine Cast Iron Strength, Aluminum Performance

The gasoline-powered Vortec 6.0L V8 L96 heads the Powertrain Integration (PI) OEM engineered lineup of GM Gen IV Vortec small block engines for the truck and chassis market.

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No-Hassle Hose on Vacuum Excavator Saves Time, Energy

This fall McLaughlin will introduce the next generation of its most popular vacuum excavator with an update that includes a no-hassle hose design that will help save crews time and energy, according to the company.

Click to Read More | No-Hassle Hose on Vacuum Excavator Saves Time, Energy