Grant Wellwood, General Manager of bulk materials engineering firm Jenike & Johanson answers readers’ questions about how to explain the issue of wear to decision makers. Q. Premature failure of rotable spares occur so regularly in our bulk solids...
We Are Australian Farmers is the beginning of a new conversation between farmers and the community designed to better connect all Australians with agriculture and people behind it. As the leader of Australian agriculture, the National Farmers’...
Earthwave introduces their new Construction Management Solution (CMS), a wireless telematics system developed specifically for "yellow iron" construction projects.  The new GS-364 hardware platform connects directly to the computer/bus of off-road equipment, delivering real-time data from pavers, excavators,...
JLG Industries, Inc. recently honored C.D. Smith Construction, Inc. as a winner in the JLG "Crews Across America" sweepstakes. The Milwaukee-based construction company is one of several businesses being honoured this year as JLG celebrates its 50th anniversary.Founded in 1936,...
Stellex Capital Management, a middle market private equity firm, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell Morbark, LLC,  the manufacturer of high-performance equipment and after-market parts for the forestry, recycling, tree care, sawmill, land clearing and...
The deadly virus which has claimed one quarter of the world’s pig population is now perilously close to our northern border. A disease that has wreaked havoc and caused mass devastation to the global pig population, has now spread from...
As an essential service provider, AGL understands the important role it plays in supporting communities experiencing hardship. AGL’s Farmers Assist program, which launched in June 2019, provides a $2 million package that covers debt relief and subsidised solar...
Road construction equipment buyers across Canada will have a new buying option thanks to two dealer agreements announced in October by SMS Equipment.Through its 38 branches across the country, SMS Equipment will now offer BOMAG and Cemen Tech...
Construction industry entrepreneurs James Faulkner, Christian Hamm, and Andrew Hansen today announced the launch of The Site Visit, a podcast focused on leadership in construction with perspective from the jobsite. The podcast has already produced 18 episodes, has...
The free Perkins My Engine App, which has already had more than 140,000 downloads, is now providing end users with access to engine service, maintenance and workshop manuals for UN ECER96 Stage IIIA or below engines.Service, maintenance and...
The National Farmers’ Federation has welcomed results showing a 20% increase in the number of backpackers applying for a second year working holiday maker visa. 43,219 second year visas were granted under the Working Holiday Maker (WHM) program...
Do you have an idea that could help to shape the future of rural industries, businesses or communities? The Rural Women’s Award might be your first step!   The AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award is Australia’s leading Award in acknowledging...
Caterpillar announces the release of Cat Command for Compaction, an operator-assisted technology that automates the soil compaction process and helps contractors achieve compaction quality. The Command for Compaction system is available for use on select Cat vibratory soil compactors as...
Designed to improve the user experience for intelligent machine management, John Deere Construction and Forestry is adding new capabilities to its JDLink platform, including notifications and adjustments to JDLink Mobile. These updates will assist in further driving valuable machine...
At the recent Access Lift and Handler (ALH) Conference and Awards, Canadian Virtual Reality (VR) pioneer Serious Labs' new ESP Scoring software feature won the Access Safety Award for enhancing the safety of the industry.A new feature of the...
A practical new guide has outlined 51 opportunities for farmers to save money on their energy bills by embracing clean energy. The Guide – Transforming Australian Agriculture with Clean Energy – has been produced by the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC)...
The Pedersen Group, based in Australia and New Zealand, has been using a new Sennebogen 830 Trailer E-series. The 43.5 tonner with its 14-meter long equipment takes care of timber logistics and loads its own trailer with freshly cut...
Work for CNH Industrial by Ricardo forms part of the APC UK funded Low Carbon Tractor (LoCT) project, which aims to develop a commercially viable agricultural tractor capable of operation on sustainable locally sourced biomethane. The diesel tractor is the...