Equipment Type

 2013

In evaluating products for the Top 100, Construction Equipment editors look for advances in technology, new product lines, significant improvements to existing products, or a product that increases competition in its field. Below you'll find our choices for Top New Products of 2013, including earthmoving, paving, lifting, trucks and more. Top 100 2015 | Top 100 2014 | Top 100 2012 | Top 100 2011 | Top 100 2010 | Top 100 2009

2013 Products

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GOMACO G+ Connect is a CAN-based network using proprietary software to connect all control systems on a GOMACO paver.

According to the company, its 488-horsepower B50D is the largest model sold in North America.

The Thunder Creek Air N Arc 150 is a 3-in-1 welder/air compressor/generator utilizing the “True 2” generator system that allows all three functions to operate simultaneously.

The 4450 Series earth augers feature a new, simpler configuration for attaching the screw bit, which speeds up the installation process and greatly reduces the risk of damage to the earth auger, the company says.

GEMAC has developed its CAN-Bus Tester 2, which, according to the company, fully integrates all functions required for error checking.

Blogs

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With hot weather on the way for most of the country, it’s time for managers to consider how to protect workers not fortunate enough to spend all day...
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Self-righteous legislators in California now presume to penalize contractors who work on the border wall with Mexico simply because those legislators...
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Alongside all the heavy equipment on a job site, and in some cases outnumbering it, work various sizes of trucks.
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What’s ahead for drones in 2017? A lot more than serving as flying extras for Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl halftime show.

CE Twitter Feed 

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A Dutch researcher has created a “self-healing” asphalt by adding steel wool to the recipe. https://t.co/1U1pWhwl2N...
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From the editors 

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Another exclusive, operator-evaluated look at a machine doing what it says it's supposed to do. https://t.co/k7rsMDMA4X
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Waiting for Godot, though. https://t.co/pVXskbgGz8
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