TAG: GIE+Expo 2012

24 products debuting at GIE+EXPO

October 21, 2013By

As part of the LM Reports department of Landscape Management’s October issue, we spotlighted 24 products to be featured at GIE+EXPO/Hardscape North America. Peruse the slideshow here for descriptions of the products and reference the list below for their companies and booth numbers. Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance—Booth #486 Dow AgroSciences—Booth #1104 John Deere—Booth #1110 Kichler Landscape Lighting—Booth #1188 Wright Manufacturing—Booth... read more

GIE+Expo buzzes about fuel, but not because of prices

November 1, 2012By

Though the official show attendance figures have yet to be released, exhibitors at the GIE+Expo, held in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 24-26, reported a busier event than in the past few years. Organizers and observers attribute the traffic to a few factors, including a new “dealer day” format on the show’s opening day, 80-degree temperatures on day two and cold, rainy... read more

Ferris launches new warranty

November 1, 2012By

Briggs & Stratton Power Products Group’s Ferris ride-on mowers now feature the 2+2 Year Limited Warranty. The new warranty takes effect immediate on all ride-on mowers, including all zero-turns series, Evolution and ProCut S models, retailed after Sept. 1 and beginning with serial number 2015362300 and up. Ferris ride-on mowers are covered for four years (48 months) or 500 hours,... read more

Gravely Pro-Turns offered at opening price point

November 1, 2012By

Gravely introduced the new Pro-Turn Series of mowers for landscape contractors looking for a fully-commercial mower at an opening price point. With all-commercial frames and decks for maximum durability, and the new Hydro Gear ZT-3200 transmission, this newest series in the Gravely Pro-Turn line joins the Pro-Turn 100 Series, Pro-Turn 200 Series and Pro-Turn 400 Series. “The Pro-Turn Series rounds... read more

New Cub Cadet mower features steering wheel option

November 1, 2012By

Cub Cadet unveiled its TANK SZ Commercial and TANK LZ Commercial zero-turn riders. The SZ (which denotes steering wheel zero-turn) delivers maneuverability, turf protection and traction, even on steep inclines, due to Cub Cadet’s 4-wheel steering technology. The TANK LZ (lap-bar zero-turn) features a responsive lap bar system that allows for a full range of adjustability and rider egress regardless... read more

Now available: Kohler propane EFI engine

November 1, 2012By

Now available is Kohler Engines’ new engine combines the company’s closed-loop EFI (electronic fuel injection) technology with the benefits of propane. The Kohler Command PRO EFI Propane Engine is a highly efficient option, akin to the gasoline version, that provides increased productivity and lower overall operating cost to landscape contractors and other green industry professionals. The new propane engine is... read more