TAG: Skid Steer Loaders

Michelin expands Tweel airless radial tire line for skid-steers

October 29, 2014By

Michelin launched two new versions of its airless radial tire: a 12N16.5 X Tweel SSL All Terrain for a wide range of surfaces and a 12N16.5 X Tweel SSL Hard Surface for pavement use. Two years ago, Michelin Tweel Technologies introduced the first commercially available airless radial tires for skid-steer loaders. “Our newest versions of the 12N16.5 X TWEEL SSL provide the... read more

Caterpillar debuts excavators, wheel loaders, skid-steers

October 9, 2014By

With GIE+EXPO merely weeks away, Caterpillar touted a few new products to press in advance of the show at its facilities neighboring Raleigh, N.C. The press briefing kicked off at Cat’s 286-acre Clayton, N.C., facility Sept. 30. A facet of Cat’s building construction products (BCP) unit, the Clayton complex is an assembly-only facility but also includes a test center, distribution... read more

Terex intros Gen2 loader line

September 3, 2014By

Terex introduced its Generation 2 (Gen2) line of skid-steer loaders and compact track loaders, which includes eight models. According to the company, the new line of loaders feature more than 100 enhancements from the previous models and are available in radial and vertical lift-path patterns. Designed for rental stores and contractors working in site preparation, construction, landscaping, infrastructure development and... read more

John Deere adds skid-steer, compact track loaders to E-Series

December 18, 2013By

John Deere added two skid-steer models, 318E and 320E, and two compact track loader models, 319E and 323E, to its E-Series line introduced earlier this year. The machines include upgrades based on customer feedback aimed at improving operator and machine productivity, uptime and lower daily operating costs. “The introduction of the mid-frame models provides contractors more choices when choosing a... read more

Caterpillar debuts D Series skid-steer loaders

November 20, 2013By

Caterpillar introduced a number of new products, including its D Series skid-steer loaders, at a press briefing at its Edwards, Ill.-based training and demonstration center. In addition to equipment overviews from the company’s product application specialists, the event included equipment demonstrations, product walk-arounds and an optional tour of Tower Rock Stone Co. in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. Fuel efficiency was a... read more

Takeuchi signs skid-steer loader supply agreement with Terex

October 26, 2012By

Takeuchi Manufacturing (U.S.), Ltd. announced today the completion of a new supply agreement with Terex Construction for the supply of 8 new models of Takeuchi branded skid-steer loaders. This agreement will provide Takeuchi with a comprehensive range of high specification, high performance, vertical and radial lift Skid Steers Loaders to complement their existing line of Compact Equipment. Takeuchi’s current distribution... read more