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Next-generation mixer drum has productivity improvements to allow it to carry additional payload.

Cummins ISX12G compressed natural gas engines are available in 350- 385- and 400-horsepower packages.

A new line of telescopic service cranes ranges in capacity from 7,500 to 14,000 pounds.

Caterpillar has expanded its heavy-duty line of Class 8 work trucks with the new Cat CT681 vocational truck, a set-forward-axle model designed for customers who prefer a longer wheelbase truck or who must comply with restrictive load limitations on bridges and roads. 

Freightliner announces a heavy-duty mixer chassis, the 114SD, with forward-set steer axle; a set-back-axle version will be shown soon.

Blogs

Big Iron
I asked Oberhelman about telematics and dealers, as well as how 2015 looks.
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How much innovation has been lost or substantially delayed by committing years of massive R&D spending toward meeting the tiered/staged emissions regulations?
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The KW’s win verified what I was thinking and how I scored it and the two competitors.
Big Iron
As fleets expand or replace machines, the new-equipment landscape has a few changes worth considering.

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