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Pic: New Beast Options Available for Processing Coastal Vegetation, Vines, Thin Material

New Beast Options Available for Processing Coastal Vegetation, Vines, Thin Material

Beast horizontal grinders have always been ahead of the pack when it comes to processing dense, stringy green waste like palms, vines and coastal vegetation. This type of material can be a challenge to process for any machine, but new options and designs for the Model 2680XP, 3680XP and 4680XP Beast Recyclers allow these machines to excel in this type of grinding application, according to the manufacturer.

The changes begin with the cuttermill, which features a 30-tooth setup with 2-in.



Pic: Komatsu America Forestry Division Launches New C93 Thinning/Harvesting Head

Komatsu America Forestry Division Launches New C93 Thinning/Harvesting Head

Komatsu America Corp. introduces the new C93 Harvesting Head, a versatile “all-around” head weighing in at 2,138 lbs (970 kg). This is the first model in Komatsu’s new C-series family of “carry-style” heads.

The C93 replaces the prior 350.1 model, and offers significant improvements for better handling of thinning projects as well as crooked stem and multi-stem harvesting applications.



Pic: New Eco Mode Puts Operators in Control

New Eco Mode Puts Operators in Control

Terex Fuchs E Series material handlers now feature standard Eco Mode operation that provides substantial fuel savings. Conveniently located on the machine's new multifunction button control panel, operators can select either a “Power Mode,” “Eco Mode” or “Eco+ Mode” operating setting, allowing machine power output to match the application.

“The Terex Fuchs E Series handlers are designed to be fuel efficient, even at 100 percent engine speed,” said Heavy Equipment Product Manager — Material Handlers — of Terex Construction Americas, Steve Brezinski.



New Hydraulic Drifter Rock Drill Takes Brokk Power and Safety to Cramped Worksites

MONROE, Wash. (Oct. 23, 2014) – Brokk remote-controlled demolition equipment brings Goliath-sized drilling power in a David-sized package for mining, demolition and tunneling applications with the latest TE160 hydraulic drifter rock drill from TEI Rock Drills.

Click to Read More | New Hydraulic Drifter Rock Drill Takes Brokk Power and Safety to Cramped Worksites


Gravely Introduces the Atlas JSV Utility Vehicle

Brillion, Wis. (October 21, 2014) – Gravely has introduced the Atlas JSV utility vehicle designed for heavy jobsite work.

Click to Read More | Gravely Introduces the Atlas JSV Utility Vehicle


Chicago Pneumatic Releases T4F 185 CFM Compressor

Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment has released the CPS 185 KD T4F portable diesel compressor to the North American marketplace.

Click to Read More | Chicago Pneumatic Releases T4F 185 CFM Compressor


Hyundai Construction Equipment’s R520LC-9A Demolition Excavator

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Inc.

Click to Read More | Hyundai Construction Equipment’s R520LC-9A Demolition Excavator


Big Improvements for Wacker Neuson’s Largest Wheeled Excavator

Wacker Neuson's next generation replacement for the 9503 wheeled excavator, the 11 ton (10 t) EW 100, is taking to the streets with a more powerful engine, significantly reduced turning radius, increased digging depth and simplified operation.

Click to Read More | Big Improvements for Wacker Neuson’s Largest Wheeled Excavator


Doosan Portable Power Offers Light, Power in One Package

Doosan Portable Power has introduced the newly redesigned L20, a light tower and 20-kW mobile generator combined — providing a single solution for two important oil and gas exploration and jobsite needs — power and light.

Click to Read More | Doosan Portable Power Offers Light, Power in One Package


Komatsu America Corp.’s HD785-7 Off-Highway Dump Truck

Komatsu America Corp.

Click to Read More | Komatsu America Corp.’s HD785-7 Off-Highway Dump Truck


Fuel Efficiency Leader 336F H Hybrid Moving to Tier IV Final

The Cat 336F H Hybrid will soon be powered by a U.S. EPA Tier IV Final Cat C9.3 ACERT engine. This machine features an integrated design that conserves fuel, optimizes performance, and captures and reuses energy — a design that delivers estimated fuel savings of up to 30 percent compared with the standard 336 counterpart.

Click to Read More | Fuel Efficiency Leader 336F H Hybrid Moving to Tier IV Final


Komatsu Launches Third Generation Hybrid HB215LC-2 Hydraulic Excavator

Komatsu America Corp.

Click to Read More | Komatsu Launches Third Generation Hybrid HB215LC-2 Hydraulic Excavator


Komatsu Launches PC490LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

With a net 359 hp (268 kW), Komatsu's PC490LC-11 hydraulic excavator is powered by a Click to Read More | Komatsu Launches PC490LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator