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Cat developed the Integrated Object Detection System because its research showed that 70 percent of haul-truck accidents at mining sites happen during machine startup and low-speed movement.

The SwiftGate Automated Lane Closure System from Versilis serves as a simple and safe way to close down a highway lane.

The Filtair 130 welding fume extractor is designed to capture particles down to 0.1 micron, says Miller Electric Mfg.

An integrated remote control system is available for Caterpillar D10T, D11T and D11T CD track-type tractors.

Providing 115 degrees of viewing, the Track-Vision rear-mounted camera from RMT provides heavy equipment operators with a wide-angle view behind their machines.

Blogs

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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.
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Manufacturers realize their dealers’ ability to represent them on the front lines has become paramount to brand success.
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One in four equipment purchasers who responded to our survey said they are not yet buying Tier 4-F machines
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Ask an equipment manager to explain how they ensure fleet age stays at an acceptable level, and most will not answer with reference to a 5-year or...

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Small roller action at the #RitchieBros auction in Orlando today. Auctioneer must balance attendee bids w/online bi… https://t.co/lyipwnKrXV
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Did you know #RitchieBros sold $4.3 billion in equipment in 2016? $2.1 billion of that was online. IronPlanet deal expected to close in Q2.
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Touring a giant Ritchie Bros auction in Orlando and today's #crane day. #rborlando Some 10,000 pieces. https://t.co/oP5cpPpbmO
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