The dangerous and congested Hallam Road level crossing is removed by building a rail bridge over the Pakenham line and local commuters will soon enjoy a new Hallam Station. Removing the level crossing will provide critical infrastructure to get people...
Developments in road infrastructure and increasing demand for paved roads continue to influence sales of soil compaction machines. Highways and roads being a key facet of infrastructure sector in an economy, their construction becomes an imperative aspect. This factor...
Bobcat Company, a global leader in the compact equipment industry, has announced plans for a $17 million investment at its Gwinner, North Dakota, manufacturing facility."We are excited to strengthen our North Dakota manufacturing footprint. This project emphasizes our commitment to...
With a heritage and expertise dating back more than 120 years, Goodyear Farm Tires is breathing fresh life into some of the most important and trusted tread patterns in its range. Much of the attention of visitors to the stand...
Rio Tinto, one of the world's largest iron ore producers, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with China's largest steel producer, China Baowu Steel Group and Tsinghua University, one of China's most prestigious and influential universities (the Parties),...
1165 is a mid-sized harvester well suited for thinning, selective cut and final fell applications. With strong swing and levelling capabilities that exceed the competition, 1165 is well suited for steep slopes. The machine is available in both six-wheel...
Attend the education session "How To Manage Rising Equipment & Rental Costs" on Thursday, March 12, 2020 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at CONEXPO-CON/AGG.A major challenge facing companies in today's construction industry is how to deal with rising equipment and rental...
On Monday, the National Farmers’ Federation celebrated the past and looked to the future with a day of special events in Canberra, attended by national dignitaries from the Prime Minister down. The road to $100 billion A year...
In Canberra this week, in celebration of International Rural Women’s Day, 10 leading ladies of agriculture graduated from a five-month mentoring program. The 2019 cohort of the National Farmers’ Federation-led Diversity in Agriculture Leadership Program was selected from...
A quarry owned mainly by local shareholders and staffed almost exclusively by nearby townspeople is bringing pride and productivity to Wallerawang in near central New South Wales. In less than two years, Walker Quarries has lifted from an 80,000 tonne...
Within the framework of organising a Liebherr event at the House of Alsace, in the heart of the Champs Elysées, the 60,000th Liebherr crawler excavator occupied a very special place on the world's most beautiful avenue on 12 and...
Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) may have helped Volvo Group reach a major milestone with 1 million connected assets, but it is already asking ‘what’s next?’ Catrin Nilsson, Manager, Connected Solutions Platform at Volvo CE, explains why this is...
In order to turn aggregates and bitumen into asphalt for road construction, a thermal mixing process is needed – this is what an asphalt mixing plant is used for. When it comes to the production of this “black gold,”...
Grant Wellwood, General Manager of bulk materials engineering firm Jenike & Johanson answers readers’ questions about how to explain the issue of wear to decision makers. Q. Premature failure of rotable spares occur so regularly in our bulk solids...
ADELAIDE, South Australia, Oct. 16, 2019 – Final year students looking for a career that’s literally out of this world are invited to apply to the Myriota Graduate Program. For positions commencing work 3 February 2020, Myriota has full-time...
When you start up an excavator or a backhoe and begin to dig, do you ever consider the risks? Just beneath our feet are hundreds of thousands of kilometres of pipes and cables, that crisscross the country and...
Liebherr offers a comprehensive package of multiple intelligent assistance systems for its XPower large wheel loaders. These systems include the new active rear person recognition and a sensor-supported, integrated tyre pressure monitoring system. With these and other assistance systems, Liebherr...
JCB CEA unveils the new 3CX Compact plus model, offering enhanced attachment compatibility to undertake a range of new applications including landscaping, winter maintenance and other high-performance construction duties. New features on the models include: Varispeed transmission to enable travel...