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Deere-Hitachi Debuts 345G LC Reduced Tail Swing Excavator At Media Event

On May 17, Deere-Hitachi Construction Machinery Corp. – the joint venture by John Deere and Hitachi Construction Machinery – welcomed members of the trade press to its Kernersville, N.C., campus for a tour of its manufacturing facility and demonstrations that included the new John Deere 345G LC reduced tail swing excavator. Rock Products Associate Editor Josephine Patterson was in attendance.

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Groundprobe Launches Laser Technology for Monitoring Highwalls

GroundProbe released its first laser-based monitoring solution to give early warning of impending collapses of open pit mine walls, dams, mine dumps and vegetated slopes, that can begin months or years before a collapse occurs.

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Nxco’s FRAGMENTOR Self-Stemming Cartridge Now Available from Coogar

Building on the success of the Nxburst Safety Cartridges, Coogar Sales and Services is bringing Nxco’s FRAGMENTOR to North America through its extensive dealer network. This self-stemming cartridge builds on the ease of use and efficient rock breaking capabilities that the Nxburst Safety Cartridges have provided users for years.

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Volvo Trucks VNX Series Pack Power, Performance

Built specifically for heavy-haul trucking operations, Volvo Trucks North America’s VNX series packs the power and performance needed for demanding applications such as heavy equipment transport and long combination vehicles. It is the latest step in a revitalization of the Volvo North American product range, complementing the new VNR and VNL series for regional and long haul operations, which were introduced in 2017.

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