Four new machine models were introduced at once, together with a proprietary Brokk hydraulic breaker range, and three new concrete crushers from Darda at Intermat this year. The four new machine models take the Brokk power to weight ratio to new heights enabled by the unique Brokk SmartPowerTM technology.
Since the Intermat show earlier this year, the market has seen the launch of a large number of new wheel loader models. This special feature looks at some of them, with a particular emphasis on the new ‘futuristic’ Volvo compact wheel loaders.
Idromeccanica Italiana S.r.l is a leading designer and manufacturer of attachment equipment, placing great store on being a customer oriented company, paying close attention to its customers’ needs. This has seen the company launch a new e-commerce site as well as new breaker models.
Following the recent launch of four new demolition robots, Brokk has now introduced the ‘SmartConcept’, a package of technological features that offer significant improvements in power management, reliability, maintainability, and ergonomics.
Dymatec, the leading manufacturer and provider of specialist products for the diamond drilling and concrete cutting industries, has launched a new and improved version of its bestselling P20 diamond tracksaw blade, the P20W.
The headway made by the demolition and recycling industry over the last decades is simply staggering. From a wrecking ball, and hard to control implosions, the industry has progressed to safe and precise demolition techniques, involving powerful and sophisticated excavator attachments. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin presents a ‘crash course’ on the latest innovations in the attachment business.
Blount International acquires Merit Engineering and Equipment Company Portland, Ore. – October 8, 2018 - Blount International, Inc. (“Blount”) announced today it has acquired Merit Engineering and Equipment Company (“Merit”). The Merit brand of concrete cutting products and their manufacturing facility will be integrated into Blount’s Concrete Cutting and Finishing (“CCF”) business unit. CCF manages the ICS® brand of concrete cutting equipment and is the exclusive distributor of Pentruder® wall saws and wire saws in the Americas.
In this annual feature about industrial dust extractors and air cleaners, PDi takes a look at the latest products that can comply with new and stricter asbestos and silica regulations. Jan Hermansson reports.
Buyers always have a personal checklist when acquiring a mini or compact excavator. There are the usual items like power, versatility, comfort, ruggedness, and ease of maintenance. There are also intangibles, such as past experience with a particular manufacturer, recommendations from colleagues, and perhaps even the colour. PDi’s Jim Parsons reports.
Building a high performing wall or wire sawing system is a challenging engineering task requiring a lot of skill and experience. Until a few years ago, only a handful of manufacturers in the entire world were capable of effectively accomplishing this. Now the situation is changing, with more and more companies mastering the complex manufacturing technology. PDi’s Andrei Bushmarin reports.
Sales of earthmoving machinery in Italy grew by 16% in 2017, with recovery in the construction sector driven over the next three years by the replacement of vehicle fleets and new investment. These factors are set to make the next Samoter in March 2020 a highly exciting show.
Intermat was held from the 23rd – 28th April in Paris. As one of the world’s leading construction equipment exhibitions, ALLU used the show to exhibit leading members of its Transformer and Processor ranges, outline the new features of the equipment, and launch its latest development aimed at further enhancing customer business operations.
Epiroc's premium SB hydraulic breakers series are the industry’s only breakers equipped as standard with an integrated channel for water spraying. A feature designed to help improve the working environment on construction and demolition sites around the world.
Following its recent agreement with Atlas Copco, Husqvarna Construction Products has launched a new product range for light compaction and concrete placement. This is aimed at ensuring Husqvarna is able to supply a more complete offering to its channel partners and end users.