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Power Curbers Inc.’s 5700-C will be on display at World of Concrete with a variety of molds which will allow visitors to see how curb and gutter, sidewalk and barrier wall are all poured with the machine. The 5700-C also will be equipped with Power Curbers’ trademarked Smart Amp control system....
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Chicago Pneumatic’s new rivet busters (Circle 907) are designed with a controlled power system (CPS) that prevents blank firing when a unit’s bumpers have worn out, thus extending equipment life, enhancing long-term performance and avoiding unexpected downtime. The new CPS feature automatically...
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The innovative Terex Hydra Platforms HPBW 12.5 (Circle 905) is a completely new type of bridge worker, advancing a more efficient way of removing overhang brackets, completing bridge fascia work and running utility lines. Built with a well-balanced design, the completely self-contained HPBW 12.5...
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Located in north-central Wisconsin, Wausau offers the convenience of city living with the beauty and recreation of the north woods just minutes away from any doorstep in town. Keeping traffic on the city streets moving, especially during the winter months, is the job of the Wausau Department of...
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For more than 50 years, the bridge at Rigolets Pass, just east of New Orleans, has spanned nearly 3,900 ft over Lake Pontchartrain. The bridge, which is located just before the waterway opens up into the Gulf of Mexico, lays at the edge of Fort Pike, a Confederate post built during the Civil War...
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After witnessing what a swing attachment and jaw bucket could do for a neighboring county’s public works department, Paul Stubbs, road supervisor for the North Latah County Highway District, proposed the acquisition of the PowerTilt swing attachment and the PowerGrip multi-purpose jaw bucket...
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Rapid growth in Olympia, Wash., has lead to an increase in storm-water pollution. With nine streams, four lakes, four large wetlands and 6 miles of shoreline within the city’s 24-sq-mile limits, it is not surprising that protecting water quality is of utmost importance. Managing runoff in...
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John Deere offers six motor graders (Circle 904), including three with six-wheel drive, putting more power and traction at the operator’s disposal in every application. Deere motor graders feature event-based shifting that automatically senses the load and adjusts clutch pack engagement accordingly...
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Volvo has introduced the G900 motor grader (Circle 902). The machine’s power, total weight and properly matched powertrain components ensure maximum productivity in snow-clearing applications. High total weight combined with high speed ensures the inertia required to break through heavily drifted...
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The VT LeeBoy 685B motor grader (Circle 905) features a 100-hp Cat Tier III diesel engine, hydrostatic drive and a 10-ft sliding and tilting moldboard. Also featured is a center-mounted scarifier and frame articulation for increased maneuverability. This versatile workhorse comes with either a ROPS...
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The Case 845 motor grader (Circle 903) is a clean, modern-style machine. Obstructions are minimized with hoses guarded for optimum protection, yet easily accessible. The hallmark Case sloping hood provides excellent sightlines to the rear. The cab design and front articulation joint give the...
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Champion Motor Graders has announced significant additions to the Champion product line. The Production Class 133-hp, 24,000-lb C110 C and C116 C models and the introduction of the 80-hp, 12,800-lb C60 C and C66 C Series models with new front axles, similar in design to the C80 C and C86 C Series,...
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U.S. Architectural Lighting expands LED technology with a new series of wall-mounted Trilux fixtures featuring Luxeon K2 high output LEDs. The Luxeon system is engineered for maximum output and symmetric light distribution with 9w, 18w, 27w, 36w and 50w LEDs mechanically bonded to a patented...
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Kubota has introduced the new gas-powered RTV500 compact utility vehicle that comes with the comfort, technology and refinement of a larger utility vehicle, but is compact enough to fit in the bed of a full-size, long-bed pickup truck. The RTV500 is powerful enough to handle the toughest challenges...
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Kobelco has introduced its SL6000. Powered by a Tier III-compliant, Hino E13C-UV, 429-hp diesel engine, and with six variable-displacement hydraulic pumps, the SL6000 can be broken down into easily transportable subassemblies. Each fully assembled crawler-track assembly weighs 88,200 lb, and the...
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JLG Model 1350SJP has a platform height of 135 ft with 80 ft of horizontal reach and incorporates JLG’s JibPLUS 8-ft jib boom that moves vertically and horizontally for improved access to hard-to-reach areas. The 1350SJP has a 1,000-lb restricted platform capacity and unrestricted platform capacity...
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Roadtec engineers have designed the new paver seats to slide out to the side in a straight line instead of swinging out on an arc. The straight sideways movement of the seat results in a position that allows visibility down the side of the machine and also to the rear augers. Augers should never be...
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After years of consumer, technology and manufacturing research, Walls has developed a jacket that looks, feels and wears like contemporary stonewashed outerwear, but has the flame-resistant technology and special features to protect the wearer in hazardous environments. The sturdy, 100% cotton, FR-...
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For bridge builders, Terex recently unveiled a new version of the Bid-Well 4800, which paves widths in excess of 200 ft, reduces labor costs and substantially reduces the time onsite for the removal of overhang brackets, bridge fascia work and utility work on bridges. The new Terex Hydra Platforms...
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Genie Industries has introduced newly redesigned versions of its popular S-80 and S-85 telescopic booms. The significant changes include: Fixed-width axles; An exclusive virtual pivot-boom assembly; Faster elevation time; Improved software design for smoother, more comfortable operation; and...

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