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Tolling For Infrastructure Cash

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 16:06

It wasn't that long ago that in some states toll roads were built and citizens were told that once the toll road had been paid for with the change tossed into tollbooth baskets, the road would operate as a freeway.

That was then and this is now. Almost every news day articles are posted about how states and traffic authorities are searching for ways to fund infrastructure improvement.

MQ Whiteman WTB-16 Track-drive Power Buggy

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:24

The MQ Whiteman WTB-16 track-drive power buggy is designed with an aggressive track pattern, says the manufacturer, enabling the buggy to travel efficiently through soft soils and mud.

Lumax LX-1403 Quick Release Coupler

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:21

The LX-1403 heavy-duty quick release coupler is designed to firmly latch onto the grease fitting with a leak-proof seal for the goal of hands-free greasing.

Kubota RTV-X1120 Utility Vehicle

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 08:38

The RTV-X1120 models expand the lineup of compact utility vehicles and have a starting price of $13,999 MSRP. The RTV-X1120 features a 24.8-horsepower (gross), three-cylinder Kubota diesel and the VHT-X transmission. Top speed is 29 mph. The RTV-X1120 features new shoulder restraints for the operator and passenger, ergonomically designed 60:40-split bucket seats, digital dashboard, hydraulic power steering, parking brake, and large under seat storage compartments.

Hamm HD+ 90i PH Double Drum Compactor

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:38

The HD+ 90i PH double drum compactor has a hybrid power train system that combines a conventional diesel engine with a hydraulic accumulator. It uses the engine to handle base loads on the machine and the hydraulic accumulator to assist in meeting peak loads.

Volvo Rigid Frame Haul Trucks

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:27

Line of rigid haul trucks includes four models. Development of the trucks has relied heavily on the longstanding rigid-hauler expertise of Volvo’s subsidiary, Terex Trucks, in combination with new Volvo engineering.

The new hauler range, which will initially be launched in less-regulated markets, includes the 45-­ton R45D, 60-­ton R60D, 72­-ton R70D, and 100-­ton R100E, the latter a newly designed model.


Shell Rotella DEF

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 08:56

Shell Rotella diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) is for the selective catalytic reduction systems used in most 2010 and later on-road diesel-powered trucks and Tier 4-F construction equipment.

Prinoth M450e-900 Mulcher

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 14:18

The M450e-900 mulcher attachment, designed for excavators with operating weights between 6 and 12 tons, weighs 990 pounds. The model is designed to be “plug-and-mulch,” and needs no extra drain line. The M450e-1100 features a variable-displacement hydraulic motor, single-side rotor drive, and a counter-blade design that reduces power requirements.


Caterpillar INV2000 Portable Inverter Generator

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 11:22

The INV2000 portable inverter generator features an easy start switch and an OSHA-compliant GFCI.

B2W Software Schedule

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 11:20

B2W Schedule centralizes resource planning, scheduling, and dispatching processes and moves them online to allow real-time collaboration.

Southco R4-81 Rotary Latch with Paddle Actuator

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 11:15

The R4-81 Rotary Latch with Paddle Actuator combines a compact rotary latch with a heavy-duty paddle actuator, enabling direct actuation without the need for a connected cable.

Volvo DD110C Compactor

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 08:08

The DD110C, equipped with a 148-horsepower Volvo D4 Tier 4-F engine, has an operating weight of 24,350 pounds and a 66-inch-wide drum. It rounds out the company’s highway-class, double-drum compactor range.

As with the two larger C-Series models, the DD110C features Compact Assist with Density Direct system; ActiveCare Direct, a “24/7/365” machine-monitoring/utilization-reporting service; lifetime frame and structure warranty; and an 8-amplitude drum. The 10-ton-class DD110C is suited for medium- to large-scale paving applications.

Gehl/Mustang V420/4200V Skid Steer Loaders

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 08:04

The Gehl V420 and Mustang 4200V skid steer loaders are companion models and weigh in at 11,665 pounds and have a rated operating capacity of 4,200 pounds. Powered by a 120-horsepower (gross) Tier 4 Deutz engine developing 354 lb-ft of torque, the new models feature a vertical lift path and 143.6 inches of clearance under the bucket hinge pin. Compared with the predecessor models (V400 and 4000V), the new models have 21.7 additional horsepower and 200 pounds additional operating capacity. Standard two-speed travel provides speeds to 10.7 mph.

CK Power Generator Sets

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 08:01

Commercial Portable series of generator sets includes diesel and NG/LP models that range in output from 10 to 45 kW. Diesel units meet Tier 4-F and CARB requirements, and NG/LP units meet wellhead- and pipeline-certification requirements. The Commercial Portable line is available in multiple configurations, including skid/sub-base tank mounted, open/sound enclosed, stationary/trailer mounted, and dedicated/multi-voltage.

Allen MP245 Mechanical Pro Riding Trowel

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 07:59

The MP245 riding power trowel is the company’s most compact, hydraulic-power-steering unit, designed to incorporate the ergonomic features of its larger counterparts. The compact size allows it to work on slabs that would not accommodate larger riding trowels and serves as a replacement for multiple walk-behind trowels. Standard features include hydraulic joystick power steering; 22-horsepower Honda engine; two 36-inch-diameter, four-blade, non-overlapping rotors; rotor speeds from 45 to 165 rpm; electric, powered spray system for retardant application; and cruise control.

OEM Data Delivery Bluetooth Tracker

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 08:07

Bluetooth Tracker product line has two hardware widgets, Bluetooth Tracker (available in three different configurations specific to motor type) and Bluetooth Tag, to capture and deliver utilization and location data for all equipment, attachments, and tools in a fleet.

Azuga FleetMobile: Standalone Smartphone Edition

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 08:05

The FleetMobile: Standalone Smartphone Edition is a smartphone-based solution for driver behavior monitoring, mobile timecard management, and GPS tracking.

LTA Manufacturing LoadMaster Cargo Management Systems

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 08:01

The LoadMaster series of in-bed sliding tray cargo management systems includes the Composite (CP), SD (Standard Duty), and HD (Heavy Duty).

Kohler Tri-fuel Portable Generators

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:46

Three portable generators (PRO6.4, PRO6.4E, and PRO9.0E) are capable of running on gasoline, propane, and natural gas.

John Deere RB72, RB84, RB96 Roll-out Buckets

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:42

The RB72, RB84, and RB96 roll-out buckets are optimized for G Series CTLs and K Series compact wheel loaders (RB84 and RB96 only), with an additional 34 inches of dump reach when fully extended.