Atlas Copco Posts Record Q3 Revenues
Sweden-based construction and industrial equipment manufacturer Atlas Copco posted SEK 23.6 billion (about U.S. $3.24 billion) in the third quarter, a 14.8-percent increase compared to the same period a year ago.
October 22, 2014 – RER
Caterpillar global sales down 10% in September
Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT), the world's largest maker of mining and construction equipment, said Wednesday that its worldwide dealer machinery sales dropped 10% for the three months ended in September.
October 22, 2014 – mining.com
Titan International CEO provides outlook for future of industry
Titan International CEO Maurice Taylor has released an outlook for the future of the tire industry.
October 21, 2014 – OEM Off-Highway
Caterpillar Foundation Invests $1 Million in Ebola Advocacy
The Caterpillar Foundation will provide an additional $1 million to the $7.5 million investment made to The ONE Campaign for its advocacy work in the fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease in Africa, particularly to boost the organization's response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
October 21, 2014 – Construction Equipment
JCB to lose 150 staff amid 'uncertainty' over world markets
Construction equipment manufacturer JCB has announced it is to cut 150 jobs across its UK operation.
October 21, 2014 – BBC News
CNH Earns Climate Change Recognition
CNH Industrial N.V. has been awarded with a position on The A List: The CDP Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014. The company's inclusion within the A-band ranking is the result of its being identified as demonstrating a superior approach to climate change mitigation.
October 21, 2014 – AED News
World Economic Forum names Husco a global growth company
Husco International, a Waukesha manufacturer of hydraulic and electro-hydraulic components used in the automotive industry and other industries, said Tuesday it's been named one of 12 Global Growth Companies by the World Economic Forum.
October 21, 2014 – JSOnline
Dimitrov Krishnan to Head Volvo CE India
Dimitrov Krishnan has been appointed new head of Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) in India wef October 15, 2014.
October 19, 2014 – Rush Lane
JLG Ramps up Training Offerings at New Proving Grounds
JLG is now offering classes at its expanded customer training center and all-new proving grounds for lift and access equipment at its headquarters in McConnellsburg, Pa.
October 18, 2014 – RER
Fecon Hosts Governor John Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor
Governor John Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor John Kasich stopped by Fecon Inc., a Lebanon, Ohio, based manufacturer of equipment as part of Agriculture Day to discuss agriculture in Ohio as well as manufacturing jobs in Southwest Ohio.
October 17, 2014 – Compact Equipment
Komatsu Honored for Climate Performance Leadership
Komatsu Ltd. was chosen as a leading company of the CDP Japan 500 Climate Performance Leadership Index (CPLI) and Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) by CDP, respectively, for its efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and mitigate climate change risks.
October 17, 2014 – Construction Equipment
IMT Names New Director of Sales
Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company, announced that Tim Gerbus has joined IMT as director of sales.
October 16, 2014 – Construction Equipment
Tractor sales in focus
Mahindra & Mahindra's (M&M) farm equipment division expects new models to push tractor sales in the second half of the fiscal after a rather flat growth in the first half.
October 15, 2014 – Calcutta Telegraph
Manitowoc Expects Decline in Third Quarter and Full Year Revenues
The Manitowoc Co. said it expects its third quarter 2014 net sales to be just short of $1 billion, compared to $1.01 billion in the third quarter of 2013, as it announced preliminary third quarter results and updated its guidance.
October 15, 2014 – RER
Mack supports breast cancer awareness
Mack Trucks is doing its part to increase breast cancer awareness by showcasing a pink Mack Pinnacle Axle Back model at its headquarters in Greensboro, N.C.
October 15, 2014 – On-Site
Haulotte sees revenues up +39%
Access platform manufacturer Haulotte's revenues for the third quarter of the year were up +39% to ?113 million (US$ 143 million).
October 15, 2014 – Access International
Lawsuit Filed Against Caterpillar Emission Systems
Twenty-two trucking and transportation firms and individuals in 18 states that had purchased or leased vehicles powered by Caterpillar Inc., heavy-duty, on-highway diesel engines have filed a consolidated class action lawsuit in federal court against the company.
October 15, 2014 – Construction Equipment
Zoomlion profit warning highlights China construction woes
Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co Ltd issued its third profit warning in 18 months, fanning doubt about its sales strategy as China's construction equipment makers face a prolonged property slump.
October 15, 2014 – Reuters
New Genie test centre widens EMEAR potential
Genie has opened its first testing facility in Europe for new products and introduced the initial production model of its all-electric Z-33/18 boom.
October 14, 2014 – Access International
Scot Jenkins named president of Pettibone LLC
Scot Jenkins was named president of Pettibone LLC-Heavy Equipment Group in Superior. Jenkins joined Pettibone in May as vice president of international sales.
October 13, 2014 – Duluth News Tribune