According to the state of Minnesota Pollution Control Agency "street sweepings are materials such as sand, salt, leaves and debris removed from city streets, parking lots and sidewalks to prevent these materials from being washed into storm sewers and surface waters, and is done to improve the appearance of public roadways."
Regarding reusing street sweepings, the same report states that "test results have shown street sweepings from normal sweeping operations are safe and acceptable for reuse in many areas." The state mandated that unless street sweepings had the organics and trash removed from the aggregates, the street sweepings could not be reused and had to be disposed of in an approved landfill.
Kubota Engine America's prototype of its micro-hybrid system made its North American debut at ConExpo 2020.
Kubota's micro-hybrid system provides power assistance instantaneously during peak overloads to the engine providing an additional electrical power boost of up to 10 kW.
Kubota Engine America's S7509 is a high power density, 300 hp, large displacement industrial diesel engine. The new addition to Kubota's 09 Series was announced by Kubota Corporation at the company's headquarters in Japan on March 2, 2020.
Kubota has started development of this new large displacement industrial diesel engine, which will comply with EU Stage V emission regulations.
Kubota Engine America's V3307 micro-hybrid system prototype made its North American debut at ConExpo 2020.
This micro-hybrid system, which provides power assistance instantaneously during peak overloads, is a technological innovation and provides a true solution to industry power challenges, according to the manufacturer.
Kubota's skid steer loaders include the SSV65 and SSV75. With standard two-speed travel and optional high-flow hydraulics, Kubota's skid steers will meet the needs of construction, rental and agriculture customers.
The rated operating capacity is 1,950 and 2,690 lbs., respectively, for the SSV65 and SSV75.
The power of the Kubota Engine America's Service Organization is now available on a mobile application, which launched at ConExpo 2020.
"The new Kubota Service App provides customers an edge to efficiency," Jim Strepek, director of service and training of Kubota Engine America said.
Kubota Tractor Corporation is making its Major League Baseball debut this season as the official on-field equipment partner of the Texas Rangers. As the Rangers move into their new ballpark this season, Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, Kubota equipment will be used exclusively to maintain the grounds of the modern-day professional sports facility through the 2024 season.
Kubota Tractor Corporation is entering the stand-on track loader market with its SCL1000. The new stand-on track loader is well-positioned with wide tracks, narrow body and a rated operating capacity (ROC) of 1,000 lbs. to meet the demands of landscape contractors and rental yards alike.
In honor of its fifth full year of giving back to the nation's farmer veterans, from the showroom floor at National Farm Machinery Show, Kubota Tractor Corporation announced major enhancements to its Geared to Give program in partnership with the Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC).
Linder Industrial Machinery Company has announced that they have changed the name of its Bradenton Kubota dealer from Franz Tractor Company to Linder Turf & Tractor. Franz, a Kubota dealer in Bradenton, Fla., since 1965, was acquired by Linder in February 2019.
Growers Equipment Co. recently moved its Miami location from 8013 NW 66th St. to 4801 NW 77th Ave. The move to the new location almost tripled the space from the previous location with the square footage increasing from 8,000 sq. ft. to more than 22,000 sq.