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January 30, 2020
Komatsu says Proactive Dozing Control “Closes the Skill Gap”. But what is it?
Komatsu has introduced a new grade control technology for dozers that it says can be used 100 percent of the time, unlike other grade control systems which are typically only used for finish grading. In this video we break down how the system works and why Komatsu says it “closes the skill gap” between experienced […]
December 23, 2019
Deere’s More Powerful 850L Dozer: Everything You Need to Know!
The 850L is John Deere‘s latest dozer, a production-focused machine with substantial improvements over its predecessor the 850K. The 850L has a larger, more powerful engine, more weight, and some nice serviceability improvements. Check out the video for all the details.
December 10, 2019
The New Cat D5 Dozer: Everything you need to know!
This video from Equipment World offers insights on the latest dozer from Caterpillar. This dozer is replacing the D6N. Watch the video here on Equipment World.
November 19, 2019
Cat’s new D5 replaces the D6N, boasts new size, tech and features for balance between heavy dozing, finish grading
The dozer and its design defined Cat. They still call them “track-type tractors,” in keeping with the heritage. So when Cat comes out with a new model it’s like bringing a child into the world. Break out the cigars. This latest edition to the family, the D5, inherits all the technological DNA of previous dozers […]
October 28, 2019
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Cat intros new D5 dozer, new D3-Series skid steers and new 306 CR excavator
Cat has debuted a new D5 dozer, D3 generation of skid steers/CTLs, and the 306 CR excavator. Check out more information on this video here on Equipment World.
October 24, 2019
Deere offers new mechanical angle blade for 950K, 1050K dozers
The mechanical angle blade for the Deere 950K and 1050K crawler dozers is stronger, more durable, better at shedding material. Details here on Equipment World.
October 17, 2019
Komatsu launches LGP version of D155AX-8 dozer
Komatsu has unveiled a new low ground pressure model of its 354-horsepower D155AX-8 dozer with longer, wider tracks and two blade options. The new model applies only 7.7 pounds per square inch of ground pressure, which the company says is the lowest in it class and is 47 percent lower than the standard D155AX-8 model. […]
August 22, 2019
Komatsu unveils Proactive Dozing Control, dozer machine control that can be used “100% of the time”
Komatsu has upped the ante in machine control—again. Six years after the company became the first equipment OEM to bring a fully-integrated machine control system for dozers to market, called intelligent Machine Control, Komatsu is back with an update that is “far more advanced” than other systems on the market today, says Derek Morris marketing […]
August 15, 2019
State-of-the-Art Dozers: OEMs loading the latest of these hardworking earthmovers with smart technology
By Richard Ries The general public may perceive dozers as simple, lumbering beasts. But those in the construction industry recognize them as focal points of advanced technology. One of the most obvious advances in dozer technology is ever-improving machine control. “You could argue that no product category has been more affected by the continued adoption […]
July 24, 2019
Deere unveils 850L dozer with more power, larger cab, “best in class productivity”
John Deere's new 850L crawler dozer features a 9.0 liter engine and 225 horsepower for better performance and productivity. More details on Equipment World.
June 28, 2019
How to use Cat’s touchscreen monitor stack on the new D6 dozers
Cat has released a series of videos on YouTube that provide a great overview and introductions to specific functions for the new touchscreens. See here.
June 11, 2019
Case intros a 2050M dozer built for landfill work
The new Case 2050m dozer configuration boasts a wide array of landfill-specific features and components. More information here on Equipment World.
June 6, 2019
Man steals bulldozer from Arizona gravel pit, tears up roads
An Arizona man recently led deputies on a slow-speed chase after allegedly stealing a bulldozer. On Tuesday, April 30, 35-year-old Jeremy James Sterling was charged with stealing a bulldozer from the Mohave County Road Department gravel pit in Golden Valley, Arizona, and took patrol units and a helicopter on a wild and destructive chase, the […]
May 15, 2019
Built Robotics brings full autonomy to dozers, excavators with aftermarket kit
After unveiling a fully autonomous compact track loader in 2017 and proving that the machine could work on jobsites, earthmoving contractors started to reach out to Built Robotics with interest of how the company’s technology could make their lives easier. Built founder and CEO Noah Ready-Campbell says the interest came as a natural point of […]
May 10, 2019
Topcon upgrades 3D MC Max for 4-way dozers, improves blade wear calibration and accuracy
Topcon has upgraded its dozer control system to support four-way pusher bulldozers and a third IMU for improved performance. Learn more on Equipment World.
April 8, 2019
Truck attempts uphill haul of dozer. Gravity has other plans
This truck never had a chance hauling this large dozer uphill. Check out the video footage and get other heavy equipment industry news on Equipment World.
January 17, 2019
Cat D3K2, D4K2 and D5K2 dozers get factory-installed GRADE with 3D option
GRADE with 3D allows operators of all skill levels to achieve specified grades faster and more accurately while reducing staking costs. Details here.
December 19, 2018
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