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Dana premiers tire inflation, EGR solutions

During the recent IAA Commercial Vehicles 2014 in Germany, Dana Holding Corp. spotlighted its new Long brand exhaust gas heat recovery (EGHR) technology and Spicer optimized tire pressure system, engineered to automatically maintain proper inflation for drive and steer axles.

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Pump transfer scheme paces tower schedule, suits post-pour trades

PutzmeisterIII-150Rising in Houston’s uptown district with scheduled fall 2016 occupancy, the 600,000-sq.-ft., 30-story BHP Billiton Tower is earmarked for LEED Gold Certification and will occupy a 2.4-acre tract. The reinforced concrete structure is 100 percent preleased to the global energy and resources subsidiary of Australia’s BHP Billiton Group.

 

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Hyundai tools loader for product handling

Hyundai-150A “Tool Master” version of the standard wheel loader model, the HL740TM-9A features parallel lift, along with a fork attachment, to enable safe and easy a) loading and unloading of large and odd-shaped product such as pipe or, b) palletized brick or concrete masonry transport. The model is part of the 9A series wheel loaders, all featuring what company engineers note are power and productivity improvements from previous models, including certified Interim Tier 4 engine upgrade, and enhanced operator comfort.

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Truck Trax elevates quality control, status recording

The GEMS project is the newest addition to GeoTrax, an Android-based mobile fleet management system. It offers producers the option of incorporating information derived from mixer truck-mounted sensors into an overall fleet management program.

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Truck mixer controls promote operator efficiency

SchwingControl-150Schwing America’s latest generation of truck mixer controls complement the efficiency of the entire product line. The wireless system utilizes an in-cab charging station along with a remote box for operator convenience. The system is available on the company’s conventional and booster equipped truck mixers from 10- to 12-cu.-yd. capacity.

 

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