An extra part or extension that is or can be attached to something to perform a particular function.
By Dan Rafter
Contractors turn to a host of machines when they’re taking on grading and excavation projects. But few machines are as handy as the backhoe.
Brian Hennings, product marketing manager for backhoe loaders with John Deere Construction & Forestry, refers to the backhoe as the Swiss Army Knife of the construction industry. “The different attachments
By Dan Rafter
Grading and excavation contractors have plenty to worry about. They need to make sure that they are bidding fairly on jobs, offering a solid price but not shorting themselves needed profit at the same time. They need to offer proper training to their crewmembers and make sure that they are
ALLU Group will be exhibiting and demonstrating its new, customer focused technology brand: ALLU TRANSFORMER at Steinexpo 2017. Alongside demonstrations of the TRANSFORMER series, ALLU will proudly be exhibiting and demonstrating other members of its extensive range of equipment.
The 10th Steinexpo will be held from the 30th August to the
Tulsa, Oklahoma, June 2017 — Introducing the SL 2 Subcompact Vacuum Lifting System from Vacuworx. This new name for the popular SS 2, which debuted in February 2016, is a small change, but the company feels it is best for positioning the product as it continues to gain interest around
Elburn, IL – Terramac, a leading manufacturer of innovative rubber track crawler carriers, expands its representation in the North American market to include Road Machinery as part of its dealer network. Road Machinery will represent the versatile Terramac product line in Arizona and California.
“Terramac crawler carriers deliver unmatched quality and
By Lori Lovely
Kansas farmer James Cummings and draftsman J. Earl McLeod designed the first bulldozer in 1923. When they filed for a US patent, they described it as an “attachment for tractors” used to plow fields. Large, powerful, and on tracks that gave it mobility through rugged terrain and grip in muddy
JRM Chemical has a full line of linear anionic polymers that reduce soil erosion and treat turbid water. They reduce soil loss and chemical and fertilizer runoff. These polymers help increase the establishment of turf and ground cover and increase the infiltration of water in the soil. All JRM
By Lori Lovely
Compact equipment is in greater demand today, and more widely used than ever before, particularly in the North American market. “It’s following in the footsteps of the skid steer,” believes John Comrie, product manager, mini excavators and compact wheel loaders, Volvo Construction Equipment. “It has become the ‘Swiss Army Knife’
MOLINE, Ill. (June 6, 2017) — Pallet forks are staple attachments when it comes to getting more versatility and productivity from compact equipment, and now, John Deere has an option for material-handling jobs of every scale with the new severe-duty pallet forks, the latest additions to the ever-expanding lineup of