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Electric Ram 1500 Revolution Pickup Slated for 2024
Slated for 2024, the battery-electric pickup features third-row jump seats, work space and what Ram calls a "strikingly brutiful" exterior.
February 8, 2023
New Cat SIS2GO App Lets You Access Maintenance Information Remotely
SIS2GO, the new mobile companion to SIS2.0, enables Cat equipment owners to access maintenance, troubleshooting and repair information, even on remote jobsites.
February 7, 2023
The Challenges Dealers Face with New Equipment Technology
In this episode of The Dirt, we get a dealership’s perspective on the rapid technological advancements in the equipment industry.
February 3, 2023
JCB Unveils New Hydrogen Combustion Engine for its Equipment
The new engine replaces diesel fuel with hydrogen gas and is currently on a prototype backhoe and telehandler.
January 24, 2023
Deere Announces 2023 Startup Collaborators
The companies will help Deere enhance its precision technologies for ag and construction equipment.
January 24, 2023
JCB Demonstrates Universal Fast Charger for its Electric E-Tech Machines (Video)
The unit can charge JCB electric equipment within 2.5 hours.
January 20, 2023
Volvo CE Intros Collision Mitigation Technology for Wheel Loaders
The system identifies when there is a risk of collision and automatically brakes for 2 to 3 seconds to slow the machine down or bring it to a stop.
January 17, 2023
CM Labs to Introduce 4 New Simulator Training Packs at ConExpo 2023
Four new CM Labs' virtual-reality trainers at ConExpo will focus on excavator grapples and tiltrotators, telehandlers and digger derricks.
January 13, 2023
Doosan Expands Telematics to Notify Owners, Dealers with Smart X-Care
A machine monitoring system lets customers, and their dealers, know when their equipment needs attention.
January 13, 2023
Cat Invests in Battery Tech Company Lithos Energy
Cat rolled out four prototype electric machines at Bauma 2022 and expects the battery tech company to help accelerate their development.
January 10, 2023
John Deere Takes Center Stage at CES 2023
"Farming, construction and roadbuilding is less about the size of the machines and more about technology, intelligence and sustainability," says CEO John May.
January 9, 2023
Review: 1,000 Miles in a Ford F-150 Lightning
Editor Tom Quimby test drives an F-150 Lightning, outlines its pros and cons and wonders about Ram's decision to release an electric truck in 2024.
January 6, 2023
An Editor Gets His First Ford F-150 Lightning to Review
Hard Working Trucks Senior Editor Tom Quimby gives his first impressions of the battery-powered Lightning delivered to his home.
January 5, 2023
No Onsite Pilot Needed with Skydio Dock and Dock Lite Drone Base Stations
Access high-risk areas, standardize repetitive inspections and fly instantly from anywhere. Once you’re done, the drone will autonomously fly back to the dock with the click of a button.
January 3, 2023
Better Bidding: Agtek Software Designed to Improve Accuracy, Efficiency
In this episode of The Dirt, Agtek's president tells how takeoff and modeling software can save contractors time and money.
December 30, 2022
Caterpillar to Show Its High-Tech Side at CES 2023
A 100-ton autonomous dump truck will be on display, and visitors will be able to operate excavators and dozers hundreds of miles away.
December 28, 2022
Future Fuels Pt. 8: Off-highway Electric Equipment Market Worth $24.8 million by 2027
Emissions regulations and preference for more compact equipment will boost demand for electric equipment, forecasts say.
December 27, 2022
Cold Weather is Zapping Electric Pickup Truck Range
Manufacturers of electric trucks acknowledge loss of battery power when driving in temperatures below 30 degrees.
December 21, 2022
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Contractor of the Year
Video: Colorado Earthmover Wins 2023 Contractor of the Year Award
Shay Stutsman marks the third generation at the helm of earthmoving company Stutsman Gerbaz Inc. of Aspen, Colorado.
Skid Steer Loaders
Bobcat Reinvents the Skid Steer with All-Electric S7X
“Customized Operation”: Link-Belt Unveils X4S Series Excavators (Video)
Case CE Debuts Two New Electric Mini Excavators at ConExpo 2023 (Video)
Equipment World Contractor of the Year
The Contractor of the Year contest recognizes contractors who have annual revenues of between $3 million and $15 million and exemplify the highest standards of construction professionals.
Challenges in Asset and Equipment Management
A complete and intuitive tracking solution makes it easy to keep your assets working and ready for the next job.