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Daimler Trucks North America's Mount Holly (N.C.) Truck Manufacturing plant recently marked two milestones, its 41st anniversary and the production of its 700,000th truck. The truck, an M2 106 extended cab, was presented to Miller Industries. Miller Industries is a leading manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment based in Ooltewah, Tenn., and has been a Freightliner customer for more than 24...
The recent signing of binding agreements to form a strategic alliance between Isuzu Motors Limited and the Volvo Group, set to build a long-term and industrious relationship, has been welcomed by Isuzu Australia Limited (IAL). Isuzu Australia Welcomes the Strategic Alliance between its Motors Limited Division and Volvo Group. Source: Isuzu Trucks Australia Melding the strengths of both global commercial vehicle...
A purpose-built logger, the Tigercat 865 will offer many advantages over excavator conversions, including better service access, stronger swing torque and superior operator visibility. The Tigercat FPT N67 engine delivers 165 kW (221 hp) at 1,900 rpm. The 865 loggers can be configured as a loader with boom options for various grapple types, or as a high capacity processor, capable...
Claas of America announces that Ray Ochsner has decided to join its management team as Vice President – Retail. A veteran leader in the agricultural industry, Ochsner will report to President Claas Global Sales – Americas, Leif Magnusson, on October 30. Ochsner comes to Claas North America with an extensive background in executive retail management. He has gained a reputation...
Aking place exclusively online from 9–10 March 2021, Hillhead Digital will combine a multi-stream conference with an innovative exhibition platform that will allow the industry to connect and engage like never before. Source: Hillhead Digital ‘New Horizons – Building the Recovery’ will feature 40 free-to-attend seminars and panel sessions providing invaluable insights into the key themes that will shape and transform...
Väderstad is preparing for its upcoming CEO succession. In February 2022, Henrik Gilstring will take over as President and CEO. Henrik represents the third generation of the owner's family and is currently part of Group Management. Continuity, sustainability, and innovation have served as important guiding principles for Väderstad since the company’s inception almost 60 years ago. The company’s Board of...
Market network tech company Krank is now providing globally-accessible online walk-arounds of its sellers’ machines, ensuring heavy construction equipment auctions continue as normal. Online viewings from the home’s comfort. Source: Krank With travel restricted and Covid-19 health concerns keeping many of us working from home, getting out to see machinery in the metal is proving difficult. But B2B online equipment platform...
Support for the job and for operators without traveling to the site, with Smart Construction Remote   Komatsu announces the North American launch of its Smart Construction Remote application, which allows users to send new design data to machines in the field, and remotely support operators, without traveling to the job site. Customers can remotely send files from their office to target...
Organizations include Trussell Trust in the United Kingdom, the World Food Program in Turkey, and Banco de Alimentos de Madrid in Spain AGCO Agriculture Foundation (AAF), a private foundation based in Liechtenstein committed to ending hunger through sustainable agricultural development, has donated US$90,000 to three non-profit organizations to address hunger and poverty in communities worst hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. The...
Claas of America announced six additions to its range of hay and forage tools. The new offerings include two models of Orbis headers for the Jaguar forage harvester and four models of Disco rear mowers, all of which will provide producers with reliable and durable performance in a wide variety of forage crops. Matt Jaynes, Product Manager at Claas of...