Excavator Tech: How Engines, Hydraulics and Hybrids Are Evolving the Mini Ex Market

Excavator Tech: How Engines, Hydraulics and Hybrids Are Evolving the Mini Ex Market

The long arm of a mini excavator has become a pretty powerful and popular tool for American contractors. Fitted with a bucket, hammer, brush cutter,…

Maintain your generator engine for improved efficiency and profitability

Maintain your generator engine for improved efficiency and profitability

Proper generator maintenance is vital for keeping your jobsite powered up. If there’s any downtime at all, you risk falling behind schedule and going over…

WOC Report: Doosan Portable Power to Integrate Doosan Engines into Product Lineup, Manufacture Airends

WOC Report: Doosan Portable Power to Integrate Doosan Engines into Product Lineup, Manufacture Airends

Today at World of Concrete, Doosan Portable Power announced it will begin integrating Doosan engines into its product lineup (beginning with the P185 T4F air…

Tier 4 Final Regs Bring Selective Catalytic Reduction Technology

Tier 4 Final Regs Bring Selective Catalytic Reduction Technology

SCR Evolves Engines Selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology is not new — it’s been proven in on-road trucking, agricultural and heavy equipment applications for many…

GIE+EXPO: Kawasaki to Debut FS730V-EFI Engine

GIE+EXPO: Kawasaki to Debut FS730V-EFI Engine

Heading to the Green Industry & Equipment Expo (GIE) in Louisville, Ky., this week? If so, be sure to check out Kawasaki’s latest powerplant, the…

Navistar shipping trucks with new SCR engines

Navistar shipping trucks with new SCR engines

Navistar Inc. started shipping its first International DuraStar and International WorkStar trucks with 9- and 10-liter engines with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) emissions technology. Navistar’s…

Honda Power Equipment sponsors Quarter Midgets of America Youth Racing

Honda Power Equipment sponsors Quarter Midgets of America Youth Racing

Honda Power Equipment has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Quarter Midgets of America (QMA) to support fun and exciting racing for children between five and…

New EZ Oil Drain Valve Available for Cummins, John Deere Engines

New EZ Oil Drain Valve Available for Cummins, John Deere Engines

Equipment owners with Cummins QSK or John Deere engines with a 1-1/16 in.-by-12 UNF oil drain plug can now retrofit the equipment with an EZ…

Wacker Neuson offers Honda powered rammers

Wacker Neuson offers Honda powered rammers

Wacker Neuson has expanded its popular vibratory rammer line to include two models powered by a four-cycle Honda engine. The BS 50-4As and BS 60-4As…

Kohler Donates 570 Engines to Schools Across America

Kohler Donates 570 Engines to Schools Across America

In an effort to ignite students’ interest in future careers as engineers and service technicians, Kohler Engines recently donated 570 engines to more than 34…

Cummins Emission Solutions Releases New EcoFit Urea Tanks and Lines

Cummins Emission Solutions Releases New EcoFit Urea Tanks and Lines

Cummins Emission Solutions, a subsidiary of Cummins Inc., recently launched its EcoFit Urea Tanks and Lines to the North American construction market, providing customers the…

Mini Excavator Diesel Digest

Mini Excavator Diesel Digest

Diesel engine technology has come a long way in the last 120 years. With its low cost and high efficiency, it goes without saying that diesel engines have become standard for nearly all off-road construction equipment. But emissions contain high levels of

KIOTI Tractor Division Launches New Daedong Tier 4 Eco Diesel

KIOTI Tractor Division Launches New Daedong Tier 4 Eco Diesel

Daedong Industrial Co. LTD. adds another milestone to its history with the 2013 launch of the new Daedong Tier 4 ECO Common Rail Diesel Engine….

Diesel Engine Dictionary

Diesel Engine Dictionary

Diesel engines and engine technology terminology and jargon can be confusing even to equipment operators, but we are here to help you navigate through this sometimes confusing language of engines. Before we get to definitions, we should clarify what diffe

Engine Emissions Education – Gas

Engine Emissions Education – Gas

Some say the rules never change. Others insist rules are made to be broken. The fact is, rules and regulations affect our actions and daily activities — from the way we drive to how we perform our jobs.