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Supply Post Industry News - 2016

  • Rope and Sling Provides Rigging Gear to Ainscough for Fallen Bridge Lift

    Rigging equipment from Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) was integral to the reopening of a major Kent motorway following the collapse of a footbridge that was hit by a lorry during the UK’s Bank Holiday weekend at the end of August.

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    Oct 25, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Digging In Deep To Help The Community

    “It’s showing people you care, that’s what it’s all about,” said Russell Haynes, Mechanical Supervisor of Virginia Paving Company in Norfolk, Va. Along with its parent company, Lane Construction, Virginia Paving is heavily involved in community fundraising efforts at all seven of their locations.

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    Oct 21, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Peterbilt To Participate In Doe’s Supertruck II Program

    Peterbilt announced it will work with Cummins to develop technologies under the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) SuperTruck II program.

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    Oct 20, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • New Distributor For Sandvik in Alaska

    Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is proud to announce that Tyler Rental Inc. is its new distributor for a range of equipment throughout Southeast Alaska. Tyler Rental will not only be supplying a comprehensive range of Sandvik surface and rotary drill rigs, rock tools, load and haul and mobile crushing and screening equipment, but will also be providing full aftermarket care, spare parts and dedicated customer service.

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    Oct 20, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • J. O’Shea Boosts Production With The Sandvik QE441 Mobile Scalper

    Manchester based J. O'Shea & Sons, a specialist bulk excavation and recycling company, has recently invested in a QE441 heavy duty scalping plant. This has been acquired in order to increase production at its C&D recycling operation. A valued Sandvik customer, J. O'Shea and Sons has owned Sandvik, and formerly Extec, equipment for the past 15 years.

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    Oct 12, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Milling Made Simple With The New John Deere Cold Planer

    Transform your skid steer, compact track loader (CTL) or compact wheel loader into an efficient milling machine with the latest addition to the John Deere Worksite Pro attachment line-up, the D-Series cold planers. These attachments are ideal for customers performing street repairs, matching uneven pavement surfaces, cutting drainage in parking lots and cleaning up around larger milling machines.

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    Oct 12, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Komatsu America Corp. Introduces The New WA270-8 Wheel Loader

    Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new WA270-8 wheel loader. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine, this addition to the wheel loader family combines high production with low fuel consumption and improved operator comfort. The WA270-8’s parallel-lift linkage, with auto tilt-in to simulate a Z-bar, can be used in virtually any application from pallet handling to hard digging. Fuel consumption is lower by up to three percent in V-cycle loading and two percent in load-and-carry applications.

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    Oct 4, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Liebherr Presents High-Performance Loaders Of All Sizes At Nordbau 2016

    • Liebherr shows seven loaders of all series
    • L 526 represents a new, more robust generation of medium wheel loaders
    • L 550 and L 566 XPower wheel loader for maximum efficiency with up to 30 percent lower fuel consumption
    Loaders from all series, Liebherr at this year’s NordBau. Whether bulk loading, road works or construction waste recycling, Liebherr offers for every application the appropriate wheel loader with diverse applications. A highlight among the exhibits is the new all-wheel loaders L 526. In April, the new and improved generation of the medium range, world premiere. Targeted investments in the strength and durability strengthen further the reputation of the new medium wheel loaders as versatile all-rounder. From the large series, Liebherr L 550 XPower and the L 566 XPower. The Compact loaders L 506 and L 508, and especially mobile Stereoloaders L 507 and L 514 complete the appearance of Liebherr wheel loaders at NordBau.

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    Oct 4, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Structure Of UBC’s Tall Wood Building Now Complete

    The mass wood structure and façade has been completed for UBC’s Brock Commons student residence—the world’s tallest wood building at 18 storeys (53 metres, about 174 feet)—four months ahead of schedule, showcasing the advantages of building with wood.

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    Oct 4, 2016 - 3 years ago

  • Peterbilt Introduces Cummins ISL-G Near Zero Emmissions Engine For Models 567, 520 And 320

    Peterbilt Motors Company introduces the Cummins Westport ISL-G Near Zero NOx emissions natural gas engine for Models 567, 520 and 320.

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    Oct 3, 2016 - 3 years ago

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