Hilti

Cary Evert, president and chief executive officer of Hilti North America, has chosen to retire March 31, 2017. During his nearly four-decade career, Evert has held nine different roles, including three international assignments, after first starting with the company in 1980 in New York, N.Y.

Hilti X-Change module (X-CM) core bits can be re-tipped right on the job site in just a few minutes using only a simple screwdriver. Simply replace a worn X-CM module with a new module instead of replacing the entire core bit. Hilti X-CM core bits offer contractors additional productivity by enabling fast and easy core removal and fast bit removal in the event a bit becomes stuck in the concrete.

The Hilti breaker TE 800-AVR featuring Hi Drive technology helps deliver 15 ft.–lbs. of impact energy. The D-handle design offers versatility for optimal horizontal and vertical breaking for demolition work on walls, correction work on floor slabs and breaking out openings for doors and windows.

Hilti X-Change module (X-CM) core bits can be re-tipped right on the job site in just a few minutes using only a simple screwdriver. Simply replace a worn X-CM module with a new module instead of replacing the entire core bit. Hilti X-CM core bits offer contractors additional productivity by enabling fast and easy core removal and fast bit removal in the event a bit becomes stuck in the concrete.

The Hilti DD 160 diamond coring system performs in rig-based wet coring work on concrete walls and floor decks, including drilling holes in diameters up to 8 in. (20 cm). The system’s simplicity and self-explanatory design allows for jobs of all kinds to be completed quickly with exceptional ease, according to the manufactuerer.

The Hilti Corporation entered the North American professional diamond service contractor market with the purchase of U.S.-based Diamond B Inc. on June 30. This move allows Hilti to enhance its global position as a provider of equipment and consumables for the professional diamond service contractor.

With a faster cutting speed and up to 50 percent longer life than the current heavy- duty blades, the Contractor Pro High Speed Diamond Blades extend Hilti’s line-up for high-speed gas saws. Available in three versions — general purpose segmented, general purpose turbo and asphalt segmented — the Contractor Pro blades are ideal for cutting applications in reinforced concrete, concrete block, clay brick and other masonry materials.

For precise sloped pipe applications, the Hilti PP 10 and PP 11 pipe lasers provide fast and accurate positioning and alignment of pipe segments. Waterproof up to 16 ft. for up to 24 hrs., the PP 10 and PP 11 can withstand extreme weather conditions and outlast difficult job site conditions, according to the manufacturer.