Bobcat Company is widening its attachment offering with the introduction of new large excavator attachments. The versatile lineup includes the Bobcat trenching bucket, grading bucket and pin grabber, as well as main pin and pro-link thumb attachments paired specifically with the E145 and E165 large excavators.

Attachments International introduced a new high-capacity bucket with free grapple, for tractor loader backhoes. According to the company, this bucket can double production and save as much as 30 percent on fuel where the excavating conditions allow. This high-strength bucket has the same design features as Attachments International's large track excavator — fully welded seams, internal gussets, solid box beam construction, high strength steel, through-hardened cutting edges, wear bars, open or closed top design and is offered in round or flat cutting edge.

Bobcat Company is widening its attachment offerings with the introduction of the new small articulated loader utility bucket. The Bobcat small articulated loader utility bucket is ideal for standard duty grading and leveling. Also, its material handling helps minimize workload and complete projects quickly and efficiently, according to the manufacturer.

All around the world the use of secondary materials is increasing, supporting the circular economy and the efficiency of material usage. Remu's new crushing bucket, the CR 1100, is designed to decrease the volume of most common materials from demolition sites including tiles, concrete, drywall and asphalt, according to the manufacturer.

ESCO delivers a comprehensive line of attachments designed to meet the demanding needs of contractors, rental customers, and quarry operators - especially in the toughest applications. The ESCO heavy duty plate lip bucket (HDP) is ideal for use in general excavating such as dense clay, compacted soil, or loosely embedded rock (gravel) conditions.

Tony Shuler of Shuler's Mulch and Grading is a resourceful contractor who seems to have a track record of identifying and capitalizing on trends and moving on when others follow his lead. It should be no surprise that he purchased a Gyru-Star compact screening bucket from Ransome Attachments before the first batch had even arrived from the UK.

What hides behind a blissful scene? Mayotte, an island of 250,000 people that is part of the Comoros archipelago of islands off southeast Africa, is beautiful. Sandy beaches, coconut trees and one of the largest lagoons in the world. However, such perfection hides many issues that local contractors need to face, when it comes to job sites: importing aggregates is unthinkable as the cost is too high; mobility is penalized by the island's hilly shape; many places are still inaccessible.

Ransome Attachments has finalized a deal with Cernos Oy to add the Cobra screening bucket to its lineup of multi-functional attachments. The move is intended to complement another recent addition — the Gyru-Star compact screening bucket — and to bring the Cobra's added crushing functionality to its customers on the heavier side of the market.

Kinshofer, a global manufacturer of excavator and loader crane attachments,offers a line of cylinderless re-handling clamshell buckets for loading bulk materials. The C-Series clamshell buckets allow for maximum efficiency and productivity while limiting downtime, according to the manufacturer.

AU Equipment LLC has added U.K.-based Gyru-Star's compact screening bucket attachments to its wide selection of crushing and screening equipment. AU Equipment is the regional distributor of Gyru-Star for the Southwest throughout Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah.

Working in tight spaces and congested work sites can be a challenge for many operators. The Rockland side dump bucket gives operators the flexibility to load and unload safely when working in those tight spaces like highway construction sites, trenches, roadways and tunnel construction.