Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc. is a leader in the development, manufacture and sale of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, primarily for the concrete inspection, utility mapping and locating, road and bridge deck evaluation, geophysics, and archaeology markets.
The all new Komatsu WA70M-8 compact wheel loader is said to deliver first class operator comfort, optimum visibility, outstanding safety, an ergonomic interface, effortless operation and a bold contemporary styling for a strong distinctive visual presence.
Brokk, the leading manufacturer of remote controlled demolition robots has now introduced the ‘Brokk Descaler’, a specially designed solution for breaking out refractory, coating and build-up in a number of areas in preheater towers, primarily in cement and alumina plants.
Johannesburg based demolition team member is currently stuck in the desert fulfilling a contract in the Middle East, not being able to return to South Africa until an international flight ban has been lifted.
The Covid-19 lockdown adopted in South Africa – one of the harshest in the world – effectively stalled the local demolition industry for two months before it was given the go-ahead to resume operations from 1 June.
Despite reduced attendance at this year’s show, the launch of the new heavy duty range of Allu crushing attachments and the latest Transformer developments saw Allu’s booth welcome many visitors at the CONEXPO/CONAGG show.
As the first step in Conjet AB’s establishment in the United States and Canada, the company announces Tim Best as customer success manager. Tim Best has a long history of working in hydrodemolition, starting his career at Jet-Blast Hydrodemolition.
Hatcon is a remote monitoring device for breakers and drum cutters that keeps track of location and operating hours to improve efficiency and safety. It works with the cloud based platform ‘My Epiroc’ which provides customers with notifications about service, creates task lists and provides an overview of the entire fleet. All the data is presented in a straightforward way to simplify both everyday duties and long term decisions.
We all now live in a changed reality. This new reality reminds of a Hollywood horror movie come true. Covid-19 became the proverbial ‘black swan’ that effectively shut down the global economy, closed the borders and sent entire nations into lockdown. In Europe, Italy was initially the worst affected country. Despite unprecedented measures the Italian government has taken to curb the spread of coronavirus, the death toll keeps climbing, albeit now at a decreasing rate. WLP s.r.l., a dust control specialist based in Northern Italy, is doing its bit to combat the pandemic by offering a decontamination system that can considerably reduce the diffusion of the virus.
At World of Concrete 2020 Superabrasive, the manufacturer of Lavina, showcased its first Lavina power trowel - LP36, a 2,032mm ride on model, which is propane driven with a Kawasaki FX1000V engine, mechanical steering, yet weighs only 630 kg.
A complex and very comprehensive work on the new technology platform for Pentruder concrete cutting equipment is nearing its end. Tractive AB has with its new HFi technology taken a big step into the future.
Construction projects on bridges and major roads often have a big impact on motorists who are often faced with road closures and an increase in traffic congestion. While the work is carried out, city centres and major roads also suffer from congestion. The companies carrying out road works, road maintenance, excavation, renovation and trenching operations are well aware of the challenges they are faced with, including pressure to complete the work quickly and reopen the roads.
Developed by Italmek in Lombardy, Northern Italy, the iRC35 rail cutter has been designed for professional use heavy duty use. It is built to last and tough enough to master the breaking of large rails on a daily basis.
For contractors looking for a durable drill motor that doesn’t compromise on performance, Husqvarna has introduced the new DM 400 and DM 430 single phase 3.2kW electric drill motors. They combine typical Husqvarna usability features with a new level of sturdiness and are also the first Husqvarna drill motors to be equipped with ‘Embedded Connectivity’.