KOMATSU AMERICA CORP.
Leveraging its leadership in technology and innovation, Komatsu America Corp. is pleased to introduce the new WA500-7 wheel loader, designed with a more environmentally friendly engine that increases power while decreasing fuel consumption. Powered by a Komatsu SAA6D140E-6 engine with a net horsepower of 353, the wheel loader is EPA Tier 4 Interim and EU Stage 3B emission certified. Some features of the WA500-7 include complimentary Komatsu CARE Factory Maintenance Program (2,000 hours or the first three years plus two complimentary Komatsu Diesel Particulate Filter exchanges within the first five years); operating weight of 76,611 pounds when equipped with a 7.3-cubic-yard general purpose bucket and a maximum speed of 22.1 mph; and the latest Komtrax technology.
ROGERS BROTHERS CORP.
No matter what equipment is needed on the job, the Rogers Brothers Corp. builds the trailer to quickly and efficiently get it there. No on- or off-road job is too tough for these rugged, reliable trailers. Contractors hauling multiple pieces of paving equipment can enjoy simplified loading and increased payloads with the two trailer designs available in Rogers Blacktop Series. The Gentle Riser design has a 16-degree angle of incline for safe, easy access from the deck to the rear frame. Optional depressed riser center beams readily accommodate the stick of an excavator while allowing a roller to climb up the wood-covered outer ramps. The Gentle Riser is available in 35- to 60-ton capacities with deck lengths ranging from 22 feet to 28 feet in length, and from 8 feet, 6 inches to 10 feet in width.
Hyundai’s HL740-9 wheel loader offers high production and performance with its 145-horsepower engine. The HL740-9 is loaded with standard options including automatic air conditioning and heat, automatic bucket positioner, hands-free phone, AM/FM/MP3 player, heated mirrors, heated air-ride suspension seat, rearview camera, and Hyundai’s exclusive Hi-Mate remote management system. The HL740-9 boasts an operating weight of 26,460 pounds and comes with a 3-cubic-yard general-purpose bucket. Hyundai’s industry’s best total coverage warranty includes a three-year, 3,000-hour full machine and five-year, 10,000-hour structural warranty.
ATLAS COPCO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT
Atlas Copco Construction Equipment has introduced its new full line of light compaction equipment. The complete range, which includes tampers, forward plates, forward and reversible plates, duplex rollers, and trench compactors will be available through Atlas Copco’s existing dealer and distributor network in the United States.
Bull Hog mulchers fit on a wide variety of excavator sizes from midi to full size (7- to 60-metric-ton range). Attached to an excavator, the Bull Hog is perfect for clearing trees along roadsides, ravines, and places that could be difficult to reach with a track carrier or on foot. Bull Hog attachments work for clearing right of way, lines of site, invasive species, and fire fuels reduction in forests, as well as other applications.