September Safety Corner – Hand Tool & Electrical Cord Best Practices

Hand Tool Safety According to OSHA… Employees who use hand and power tools and are exposed to the hazards of falling, flying, abrasive, and splashing objects should be provided with the appropriate personal protective equipment. All electrical connections for these tools must be suitable for the type of tool and the working conditions (wet, dusty, […]

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Tigercat Secure Extended Coverage

Tigercat is pleased to announce the launch of SECURE – Tigercat’s new extended coverage program. SECURE offers customers a selection of four competitive coverage plans for engines and drivetrain components that begin after the standard warranty period on drivetrain components has ended. SECURE increases engine and drivetrain component coverage to 3-year/6000 hours, with the option to […]

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Purpose-Built Link-Belt 600 X4 Material Handler Delivers More Performance and Productivity

LBX Company announces the Link-Belt® 600 X4 Material Handler (MH) for the US and Canada. The 600 X4 MH features an electronically-controlled 362 horsepower Isuzu engine that meets EPA Final Tier 4 requirements, without the need for a diesel particulate filter (DPF). The 600 X4 MH is purpose-built for material handling and demolition applications, featuring a two-piece […]

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First Glimpse of New 120-ton Link-Belt Rough Terrain

Link-Belt Cranes will introduce the never-before-seen 120|RT 120-ton (110-mt) rough terrain crane to the world at Bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany, booth number F903/3. Owners will appreciate their return on investment with this 120|RT for its true 120-ton lift chart and operating efficiencies, while operators will continue to reap the benefits of Link-Belt’s continued crane […]

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298 Series 2 Shipbuilding on Whidbey Island

Lexington, KY – Ice Flow LLC dba Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (NBBB) of Freeland, Washington new 250-ton (227-mt) 298 Series 2 lattice crawler was put to the test quickly, following its delivery to Whidbey Island in Puget Sound from Triad Machinery. NBBB is a custom vessel construction company established in 1964. The first major project […]

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