TAG: Tier 4

Terex debuts TC16 and TC29 compact excavators

March 3, 2015By

Terex introduced its TC16 and TC29 compact excavators, which were designed to enhance jobsite productivity, efficiency and cost-effectiveness. According to the company, these machines can complete a wide range of jobs, including trenching, excavating, ground leveling, backfilling, grading, contouring and loading/unloading. These Tier 4 excavators are engineered with load independent flow distribution and can work with attachments such as hydraulic... read more

Case debuts 580N EP backhoe loader

February 26, 2015By

Case Construction Equipment debuted its 580N EP, the newest edition to its line of Tier 4 Final backhoe loaders. The 580N EP is a lower-horsepower version of the company’s 580N backhoe, but it maintains the same backhoe lift capacity and breakout force with greater fuel efficiency and a maintenance-free Tier 4 Final solution, says Case. It also features Case’s particulate... read more

Morbark rolls out Boxer 900HD compact utility loader

February 25, 2015By

Morbark rolled out its Boxer 900HD compact utility loader, which features a 35 percent SAE rated operating capacity of 939 lbs. Two years in the making, the 900HD includes an advanced torsional track suspension and an ergonomic cockpit design with dual pattern joystick controls, a spring-cushioned operator platform, front and side padding, an electronic engine display, cup holders and a... read more

John Deere Z997R Zero-Turn Mower

February 11, 2015By

The new Z997R is John Deere’s most powerful zero-turn mower featuring a 37.4 hp Final Tier 4 diesel engine. The Z997R excels in the toughest mowing conditions with front-mower like power in a zero-turn mower while providing the productivity and dependability commercial landscape contractors value. The model comes equipped with a 60-in./72-in. 7-Iron™ PRO side discharge deck, an industry exclusive... read more

Web Extra: The health payoff from Tier 4

January 27, 2015By

As part of the story “Tier 4: What you need to know,” published in the January 2015 issue of  LM, here’s the anticipated health benefits of the Tier 4 standards according to the Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Transportation and Air Quality (EPA, OTAQ). The EPA, OTAQ predicts health benefits from the Tier 4 standards will equate to $80 billion... read more

John Deere rolls out 244K, 324K wheel loaders

January 8, 2015By

John Deere introduced its 244K and 324K compact wheel loaders, which are equipped with Final Tier 4 diesel engines with two-speed transmissions. The wheel loaders feature oscillating stereo steering, which delivers a smooth turning radius that is up to 20 percent tighter than comparable loaders, said the company. They also have higher tipping load capacities than John Deere’s J-Series wheel... read more