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Pic: SDLG Making Inroads Across North America

SDLG Making Inroads Across North America

Nearly two years since SDLG entered North America, the company’s development plan continues to be right on track. The goal of providing customers with value-featured machines, as opposed to premium wheel loaders, has found footing in the industry. Both dealers and customers are seeing the benefits of well-made loaders that are backed by a global, top-tier manufacturer, seasoned dealers and substantial warranties.

Dealers across the region have now seen how well the wheel loaders are performing, and many new locations have signed on to offer the machines to their customers.



Pic: GECON Offers Solutions for Various, Diverse Applications

GECON Offers Solutions for Various, Diverse Applications

In 2005, Larry Giberson founded his company, Giberson Enterprises of Shamong, N.J., with essentially one key product — the Eco-Crusher. Not long after, his new company became the number one distributor in the world for this jaw crusher bucket.

When something proves that successful for customers, they can sometimes begin asking, “what else can you provide to help me get my job done faster and more productively?” Larry Giberson responded by providing customers with just that — more options and products.



Pic: Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New WA470-8 Wheel Loader

Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New WA470-8 Wheel Loader

Komatsu America Corp. today introduced the new WA470-8 wheel loader. With a 272 HP Komatsu SAA6D125E-7, variable geometry turbo charged and after cooled Tier 4 Final certified engine, the wheel loader uses up to six percent less fuel than its Tier 4 Interim predecessor. The WA470-8 is a utility performer featuring Komatsu’s SmartLoader Logic, combined with a lockup torque converter that activates in second, third and fourth gears. Working together, the system provides optimal engine torque for improved acceleration, hill climbing, a higher top speed and fuel savings, according to the compan



KDI Power Unit: Ready-To-Use Power

Cutting-edge, efficient and with low running costs: The KDI Power Unit range of engines developed by Kohler Engines for the power generation market represents a ready-to-use, versatile, high-output solution for both end users and OEMs alike.

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Modular Power Pack Design Improves Lead Time

Fecon Inc. introduced the BHP270 modular power pack featuring Fecon’s power management system for maximizing performance and torque while minimizing fuel consumption.

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Virnig Manufacturing Launches Hydraulic Snow Blade/Pusher Attachment

Virnig Manufacturing Inc., a supplier of skid steer attachments and accessories for compact equipment, announced a new hydraulic snow blade/pusher combo attachment.

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Volvo EW160E, EW180E Wheeled Excavators Keep Productivity on a Roll

The latest wheeled excavators from Volvo Construction Equipment, the EW160E and EW180E, are multi-tasking machines designed to cater to all the operator’s needs on the job site.

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Putzmeister America Introduces Hydraulic Coupling System for Detach Placing Boom

Putzmeister America Inc. has introduced a hydraulic coupling system used for creating quicker, easier and cleaner connections on hydraulic lines that connect pedestals with placing booms to power the boom arm.

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Putzmeister Pipe Technology Introduces GVHM 2/2 Hydraulic Gate Valve

Putzmeister Pipe Technology, a division of Putzmeister America, Inc. (Putzmeister), has introduced its GVHM 2/2 hydraulic gate valve, which offers complete shutting of pipelines and a 100-percent leak-proof design, according to the manufacturer.

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Terex Finlay Introduces 873 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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Thunder Creek Launches FST Series Trailers for Fuel/DEF Delivery, Field Service

Thunder Creek Equipment has introduced its FST Series trailers — available in 500-, 750- and 990-gal.

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Komatsu Introduces D65PXi-18 Intelligent Machine Control Crawler Dozer

Komatsu America Corp. has introduced the D65PXi-18, the latest addition to the next generation of intelligent machine control and dozer technology.

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Masaba Portable Screen Plants Designed With the Producer in Mind

Bulk material handling equipment manufacturer Masaba designs its portable screen plants with the producer in mind.

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