Equipment & Technology

Man’s D38 engine and new hypoid tandem axle first appearance at Bauma

11 May 2016 | Global

Man showcased the D38 engine in the TGX series and the new light hypoid tandem axle at Bauma.The combination of the D38 engine with the TGX series is used for heavy-duty traction operation and for the transportation of heavy loads while going at high speeds, with engine power over 500HP.In a ...

Hitachi’s new excavators and wheel loader displayed at Bauma

11 May 2016 | Global

Hitachi displayed three new excavators and a wheel loader at Bauma in April. The new ZX19-5 mini excavator, to be used on construction projects, is designed to be user-friendly. According to the manufacturer, the Zaxis-5 model offers high levels of performance, stability and easy maintenance ...

Bosch’s futuristic driver’s cab wins BAUMA Innovation Award

10 May 2016 | Global

Bosch’s futuristic driver’s cab has won the Bauma innovation award at the Bauma 2016 trade show, in Germany.

Caterpillar unveils “The age of smart iron” at BAUMA 2016

10 May 2016 | Global

Caterpillar’s CEO Doug Oberhelman introduced “The age of smart iron” at Bauma last month.“The age of smart iron” describes Caterpillar’s strategy to be the industry leader in digital solutions designed to improve productivity, efficiency, safety and profitability.The company’s main attractio ...

World’s biggest gyratory crusher makes first appearance at Bauma

10 May 2016 | Global

ThyssenKrupp launched its biggest gyratory crusher, which the company says is the world’s largest, at Bauma in April. The German-based engineering, construction and service provider welcomed visitors to the 220sq m booth with numerous 3D models and a virtual stimulation of the brand-new gyra ...

Putzmeister’s new truck-mounted concrete pump showcased at Bauma

10 May 2016 | Global

A new truck-mounted concrete pump was presented by Putzmeister at Bauma, which took place in Munich in April.Named BSF 47-5, the new truck features a five-arm placing boom mounted on a four-axle chassis and weighs less than 32t, including the reserves for payload, water, fuel and other funct ...

Volvo launched revolutionary onboard display at Bauma

10 May 2016 | Global

Volvo has internationally launched a new co-pilot onboard services display at Bauma 2016.The Volvo co-pilot is designed to be used on machines as varied as excavators and pavers. It features a tablet computer that delivers intelligent machine services — the Load Assist, Dig Assist, Compact A ...

New Tatra Phoenix Euro 6 truck exhibited at BAUMA 2016

10 May 2016 | Global

Tatra’s new Phoenix Euro 6 truck had its world premiere at the recent Bauma trade show.The brand-new vehicle features a 10x10 all-wheel-drive and rear steering axle. It combines the PACCAR MX-13 Euro 6 engine with an output of 510 horsepower, 7-speed automatic Allison transmission, all-wheel ...

Sany’s excavators for the first time at Bauma

10 May 2016 | Global

Chinese construction equipment company Sany exhibited its full range of excavators for the first time last month at Bauma.Sany’s excavators have been specifically designed for the European market, with the initial introduction in Munich. The company’s main attractions included the SY16, SY35 ...

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