Telematics is the blending of computers and wireless telecommunications technologies, ostensibly with the goal of efficiently conveying information over vast networks to improve a host of business functions or government-related public services.
The beauty of intelligent machine control is it makes inexperienced operators good, and good operators better,” points out Sebastian Witkowski, product marketing manager for intelligent machine control for Komatsu.
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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
Industry experts agree that choosing between a rigid or articulated dump truck (ADT) depends on the job.
By Jeff Winke
MacDill Air Force Base, located approximately 4 miles south-southwest of downtown Tampa, FL, is the base for the US Air Force’s Air Mobility Command, which provides airlift, special missions, aerial refueling, and aeromedical evacuation for the armed forces. MacDill is home to 16 KC-135 Stratotankers and three C-37 Gulfstreams. The
By Lori Lovely
Large excavators are used when there is a large volume of material that has to be dug out and loaded into trucks, states Dave Donneral, specialized machinery sales manager for Kobelco. They can also lift or move large items in situations where a crane would not be usable and can