ConExpo2017

With the LH 40 M Industry material handler, Liebherr presented a top performer in its class at ConExpo 2017. The LH 40 is available both with a wheeled and a crawler undercarriage and provides maximum handling capacity and low fuel consumption. The machine at ConExpo 2017 was equipped with a straight boom measuring 28 ft.

Kubota Engine Corp. unveiled its first diesel engine above 200 hp at ConExpo-Con/AGG. The 5-liter V5009 is Kubota's first model in its new 09 Series with mass production beginning in 2020, consistent with impending EU Stage V emission regulations.

RECO Equipment has become Terex Trucks' first dealer in North America to buy not one but two Generation 10 TA300 articulated haulers. The momentous sale, which took place in just under two minutes before ConExpo-Con/AGG, also saw the leading heavy equipment distributor purchase four 30.9-ton (28 t) capacity Generation 9 TA300s.

Terex Cranes distributor and heavy end-user, Bigge Crane and Rigging Co., made a substantial equipment investment at ConExpo-Con/AGG with a 27 unit order with Terex Cranes that includes 8 rough terrain cranes, two boom truck cranes, nine truck cranes, two all terrain cranes and six tower cranes.

On the heels of another hugely successful ConExpo-Con/AGG three weeks ago in Las Vegas, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) appears poised to make the show an even more all-consuming part of the collective lives of people in the industry.

ConExpo-Con/AGG 2017 provided an opportune platform for global Articulated Dump Truck specialist, Bell Equipment, to showcase its new E-series Large Truck range, introduced globally at the end of 2016 and represented at the show by the B45E and B60E models.

As the lone Canadian company to earn a first-ever Construction Media Alliance (CMA) award, a London firm has made history. CMA is the successor to the Construction Writers Association (CWA) that had a long history of recognizing excellence in construction industry journalism and marketing communications.

Komptech Americas recognized the achievements of three exceptional individuals during the company's customer appreciation event held at ConExpo-Con/AGG 2017. The “Salesperson of the Year” award was presented to Ryan Puckett, Area Manager at Henderson, Colorado based Power Screening, LLC.

Gehl and Mustang introduced the world's largest skid steer loaders and 3,200 lbs. vertical lift track loaders at ConExpo-Con/AGG 2017 in Las Vegas, NV. The Gehl V420 and Mustang 4200V skid steer loaders increase the capacity and power of the previous model to 4,200 lbs.

At ConExpo-Con/AGG 2017, Dana Incorporated debuted comprehensive offerings for the global construction, mining, and material-handling industries that include Spicer drivetrain solutions and newly acquired Brevini power-transmission and fluid power solutions.

XL Specialized Trailers displayed their new prototype Bottom Dump design at ConExpo-Con/AGG 2017. The 25 cubic yard or 60,000 pound capacity trailer has a base weight 1,000 pounds lighter than the standard model, giving the user more payload capacity.