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Doosan now makes dozers, and mini excavators too
Doosan Infracore has previewed a slew of new products that will hit the construction market in 2022, including not only its first dozer but also a new line of mini excavators and more
Road Widener’s offset roller attachment provides safer compaction on slopes
Described as an ‘industry’s first,’ the Offset Vibratory Roller attachment allows the host machine to be driven on flat ground while carrying out compaction work on sloping shoulders
Compact wheel loaders offer precision with versatility
Natural tool carriers, compact wheel loaders switch easily from one attachment to another, including those used on other types of compact equipment
Bobcat updates two of its Toolcats to use 45+ attachments
Models UW53 and UW56 are designed for hauling, lifting, mowing, towing and loading, while enhanced lighting produces more light with less power
One giant leap: Komatsu develops construction equipment for use on the moon
Komatsu will create and operate a hydraulic excavator in cyberspace, using digital twin technology, and compare its movements with actual equipment on Earth 
Expert Q&A: What the newly passed infrastructure bill really means to contractors
Kate Fox Wood, government relations at AEM, gives straight answers to the questions we’re all asking about the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA)
Komatsu V-series breakers designed for variety of demo applications
100% hydraulic-fired V-series breakers modulate their impact force and frequency with up to 16 working positions to match most applications’ requirements
EquipmentShare’s apprenticeship program aims to recruit skilled workers
New program will draw attention to emerging careers in the modern construction era, many of which are directly connected to technology
Hitachi ships its first excavator built for North America
Following the end of the joint venture between Hitachi and John Deere, Hitachi’s ZX200-6 excavator will be the first of many Hitachi-built and branded machines soon to be available
VIDEO: Check out Yanmar’s new electric mini excavator prototype
The zero-emission SV17e runs on 48-volt batteries and will be available start at Bauma 2022
Trimble field software now available as a subscription service
It’s now easier for contractors to implement and scale Trimble’s machine control and construction surveying solutions with no large, up-front costs
Construction underway for Sacred Heart University’s new arena
Crews placed the $70 million project’s final steel beam last week, seven months after the official groundbreaking
Beware: Thanksgiving weekend is prime time for equipment theft
Elevated demand for equipment results in increased equipment crime, especially before and over the upcoming holiday
Advancements in attachment technology expand equipment versatility
Demand for attachments is growing, causing suppliers to increase the durability and adaptability on their latest models and ranges
Honda tests autonomous work vehicle at Black & Veatch construction site
The fully electric Honda AWV towed and transported construction materials, water and other supplies at a large-scale solar energy construction project in New Mexico
Latest wheel loader models leverage smart technologies to reduce TCO
Recent advancements to this job site staple are increasing efficiency, safety and comfort
Giatec updates concrete-testing SmartRock technology
First announced at World of Concrete in 2020, this jobsite solution now has dual temperature-monitoring capabilities for mass concrete applications
Will California’s high-speed train project create more construction jobs?
Despite a new infrastructure bill being signed into law, high-speed rail projects remain a low priority while thousands of jobs hang in the balance
Steelwrist’s new SQ fully automatic quick coupler is its ‘biggest’
Designed for use with excavators weighing from 40 to 70 tonnes, the SQ90 is meant to provide higher hydraulic flows with less pressure drops 
Is a hydrogen-powered Bobcat coming soon to your fleet?
Scott Park, president and CEO of Doosan Bobcat, talks about the viability of hydrogen-powered construction equipment and overcoming the obstacles to its adoption
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