New Tunnel Version of Epiroc SB Hydraulic Breakers Offers Longer Lifetimes with Lower Operating Costs

New Tunnel Version of Epiroc SB Hydraulic Breakers Offers Longer Lifetimes with Lower Operating Costs

While incorporating the popular features of Epiroc’s market-leading Solid Body (SB) breaker range, the new SB 302 and SB 452 Tunnel versions provide application-specific modifications…

The Break Down: The Hydraulic Advantage of Handheld Breakers

The Break Down: The Hydraulic Advantage of Handheld Breakers

  The history of pneumatic power dates back to the 19th century. The current popularity of air compressors and air-powered tools such as handheld breakers…

Volvo Partners with Allied Construction Products, Expanding Hydraulic Breaker and Compactor Attachment Options

Volvo Partners with Allied Construction Products, Expanding Hydraulic Breaker and Compactor Attachment Options

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo) and Allied Construction Products LLC (Allied) have entered into an agreement for the sale and support of Allied hydraulic breakers. The…

Atlas Copco Launches Industry’s First Gas Breaker with Electronic Fuel Injection

Atlas Copco Launches Industry’s First Gas Breaker with Electronic Fuel Injection

Atlas Copco recently introduced its PROi gas breaker with electronic fuel injection (EFI), an industry first that offers significant benefits for users needing to break…

New Hydraulic Hammers Break Into the John Deere Attachments Lineup

New Hydraulic Hammers Break Into the John Deere Attachments Lineup

Demolition is more powerful and efficient than ever with the new John Deere Hydraulic Hammer attachments (HH20C, HH40C, HH60C and HH80C) for skid steers, compact…

Montabert SC-Series Hydraulic Breakers Fit for Use with Compact Carriers

Montabert SC-Series Hydraulic Breakers Fit for Use with Compact Carriers

These hydraulic breakers are designed for use with backhoe loaders and mini-excavators weighing between 2,200 and 30,850 pounds. Ideal for lighter demolition applications, Montabert offers eight SC-Series…

JCB Releases Contractor Range of Hydraulic Breakers #bauma2016

JCB Releases Contractor Range of Hydraulic Breakers #bauma2016

JCB released a metric tonne of machines at bauma (some for Europe and some for the rest of the globe). Coming to America, JCB will…

Paladin Attachments Launches New Breaker Lines

Paladin Attachments Launches New Breaker Lines

Paladin Attachments, a leading manufacturer of coupler systems and attachment tools, has announced a line of Hydraulic Breakers to its product offering. The addition of…

Picking and Pairing Hammer Attachments for Compact Excavators

Picking and Pairing Hammer Attachments for Compact Excavators

I think it was the Ancient Greeks who once said “Know thy breaker,” and they know what they were talking about. Without such knowledge, jobsite…

Phil Paranic Promoted to President/CEO of Allied Construction

Phil Paranic Promoted to President/CEO of Allied Construction

The Allied Construction Products Board of Members recently announced the promotion of Phil Paranic to the position of President and CEO. Paranic recently served as…

WOC Report: Hilti Discusses Its 1000-AVR Breaker

WOC Report: Hilti Discusses Its 1000-AVR Breaker

At World of Concrete, Hilti discussed a variety of products in its impressive lineup, including its TE 1000-AVR breaker. The breaker, when used with the…

Hammer like A Pro: Breaker attachments for skid steers

Hammer like A Pro: Breaker attachments for skid steers

Operational Advice for Breaker Attachments from the Industry’s Top Experts Cooks know you must break an egg to make an omelet. Similarly, contractors sometimes must…

Montabert launches factory certified remanufacturing program for hydraulic breakers and drifters

Montabert launches factory certified remanufacturing program for hydraulic breakers and drifters

Montabert, a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of hydraulic demolition and drilling attachments, recently opened a state-of-the-art remanufacturing facility in Lake City, Ga.,…

Exploring the Technologies and Maintenance of Mini Ex Breaker Attachments

Exploring the Technologies and Maintenance of Mini Ex Breaker Attachments

By William Atkinson When it comes to mini excavator hammers and breakers, more isn’t always better. In fact, quality is significantly more important than quantity,…

The Most Popular Mini Excavator Attachments

The Most Popular Mini Excavator Attachments

Defined as an excavator under 6 metric tons, compact excavators are typically offered with a bucket that has a dig depth between 5 and 20 ft. Helming the two joystick controls, construction and utility contractors, landscapers and homeowners can make quic