Charge! Electric and Hybrid Machines Lead 2019 Launches and Tradeshows

Charge! Electric and Hybrid Machines Lead 2019 Launches and Tradeshows

One of the biggest trends that has emerged from this year’s abundance of early equipment launches is the promotion of both commercially available and prototype…

Perkins Will Showcase a Range of Diesel Technology Solutions at bauma Munich 2019

Perkins Will Showcase a Range of Diesel Technology Solutions at bauma Munich 2019

Perkins is showcasing its complete EU Stage V engine range, future technologies and aftermarket services and digital solutions at bauma Munich, April 8-14, 2019. Choice…

Simple Solutions: Diesel Makers Decipher Complex Problems for Customers with Innovative Service Options

Simple Solutions: Diesel Makers Decipher Complex Problems for Customers with Innovative Service Options

  Today’s off-highway diesel engines are impressively sophisticated and small. Engineered into equally intricate and compact construction equipment, these diesels are powerful, efficient, cost-effective and…

World of Concrete Starts Today: Here Are the Hot Products Highlighting the Biggest Construction Show in America in 2019

World of Concrete Starts Today: Here Are the Hot Products Highlighting the Biggest Construction Show in America in 2019

The busy 2019 tradeshow season begins with World of Concrete, which looks to be the largest event in over a decade. With a strong economy…

Innovative Iron Awards: Atlas Copco, Doosan Portable Power and Perkins Offer Excellent Light Tower Solutions

Innovative Iron Awards: Atlas Copco, Doosan Portable Power and Perkins Offer Excellent Light Tower Solutions

Most brands already make amazing machines. In fact, there’s so much parity of quality in the American off-highway equipment marketplace that differentiators are often hard…

Diesel Engine Experts at Perkins Chart New Course in Data Driven Global Aftermarket Support

Diesel Engine Experts at Perkins Chart New Course in Data Driven Global Aftermarket Support

In today’s globally competitive diesel engine market, engineering and manufacturing a world-class product is only the first step toward building a successful customer relationship. Supplying…

Perkins Engines Buys Out Its Japanese Partner of 23 years, Takes Full Ownership of 400 Series Joint Venture

Perkins Engines Buys Out Its Japanese Partner of 23 years, Takes Full Ownership of 400 Series Joint Venture

After a 23-year relationship between IHI Agri-Tech Corporation (IAT) and Perkins Engines Company Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., Perkins and its affiliates…

Parts Express: Perkins Engines and UPS  Team Up to Create the Amazon of Aftermarket Solutions

Parts Express: Perkins Engines and UPS Team Up to Create the Amazon of Aftermarket Solutions

I need it now. It’s a bratty attitude that is almost customary in our culture. In fact, many companies today have structured businesses around a…

Editor at Large: Touring UPS’ giant Worldport Facility in Louisville, Exploring Perkins’ Regional Logistics Center in nearby Elizabethtown

Editor at Large: Touring UPS’ giant Worldport Facility in Louisville, Exploring Perkins’ Regional Logistics Center in nearby Elizabethtown

To start off my summer, I headed down to Kentucky to hang with some industry friends from Perkins Engines (great people like Nick Morgan and…

Friday Accolades: Steve Ferguson Named Perkins President, Ramin Younessi Appointed Caterpillar President of Energy & Transportation

Friday Accolades: Steve Ferguson Named Perkins President, Ramin Younessi Appointed Caterpillar President of Energy & Transportation

“Steve has been delivering great results by driving lean and flexible cost-competitive component manufacturing operations at Caterpillar facilities around the world,” Younessi said. “Combined with…

The Operator Experience: Our First Issue Dedicated to Operating Equipment Comes Out in June

The Operator Experience: Our First Issue Dedicated to Operating Equipment Comes Out in June

We’re getting our boots muddy operating a lot of equipment this spring. As you’re reading this issue, myself and other Compact Equipment editors are behind…

Diesel Expert Perkins Named 2018 Gold Edison Award Winner for SmartCap Technology

Diesel Expert Perkins Named 2018 Gold Edison Award Winner for SmartCap Technology

The Edison Awards, celebrating 31 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services, announced that the…

Perkins Engines delivers field proven technology and industry leading global range at World of Concrete 2018

Perkins Engines delivers field proven technology and industry leading global range at World of Concrete 2018

Perkins Engines, with an industry leading global product range (11–800 hp) serving the construction industry, is showcasing its dual certified offerings including its 9L 1706J…

World of Concrete: Track Down This Cool Equipment at the Las Vegas Trade Show This Week

World of Concrete: Track Down This Cool Equipment at the Las Vegas Trade Show This Week

Construction, concrete and masonry pros should probably start 2018 off on the right foot — learning about their trade, shopping for new equipment and enjoying…

High-Tech Power: Skid Steer and Track Loader Engines Are Clean, Powerful and Sophisticated

High-Tech Power: Skid Steer and Track Loader Engines Are Clean, Powerful and Sophisticated

At the core of a skid steer or track loader, there’s a fiery diesel power plant pumping energy to all of the machine’s many wheels,…

Clarke Powered Solutions Appointed as Perkins Engines Distributor in the US

Clarke Powered Solutions Appointed as Perkins Engines Distributor in the US

Perkins Engines Company Limited has signed a distribution agreement with Clarke Powered Solutions (Clarke) to officially appoint Clarke as a Perkins Engines distributor in the…

CE Awards 2017: Power Nods to Perkins and Kubota Engines

CE Awards 2017: Power Nods to Perkins and Kubota Engines

The Coolest and Most Creative Compact Equipment of the Year Exploration is the engine that drives innovation, so let’s go exploring. Let’s search through a…

Engine News: Andy Zuckerman Appointed to Global Rental Manager Position, Ron Schultz Named Americas Sales Director at Perkins

Engine News: Andy Zuckerman Appointed to Global Rental Manager Position, Ron Schultz Named Americas Sales Director at Perkins

Given the significance of the rental business, Perkins Engines Company Limited has added a dedicated position to develop and drive a go-to-market rental strategy. Andy…

Diesel Engine Insights: We Ask Industry Experts for Advice and Favorite Models

Diesel Engine Insights: We Ask Industry Experts for Advice and Favorite Models

Understanding Emissions Tech Mike Cullen, Marketing Consultant at Perkins All diesel-powered machine owners know the importance of maintenance in delivering reliability and durability. With the…

Editor at Large: Inside Perkins’ new vision for telematics, engine service, parts ordering

Editor at Large: Inside Perkins’ new vision for telematics, engine service, parts ordering

Perkins told us they had a big announcement coming the last week of June to commemorate its 85th anniversary, so we flew down to Seguin,…