Michelin Unveils XDR2 Tire
- Published: Tuesday, 22 March 2011 17:53
March 21- 2011 – Caterpillar, at a special press event, unveiled its first-ever vocational truck this morning, the CT660. Designed from the ground up with extensive input from vocational customers, the CT660 features Cat design principles, and is built to focus on specific customer needs: driver retention, safety, business cycles, maintenance and profitability. The heavy duty Class 8 truck features a set-back axle and its specs can be customized. From its ergonomic cab to its sophisticated styling, Cat's first on-road truck looks the part. The truck also received field testing in a quarry environment. Orders will be taken in April, and deliveries set for the summer. Look for more on this new vehicle in upcoming issues of Rock Products.
At ConExpo-Con/Agg 2011, social media is playing an increasing role. Today's social media technologies make it easy for you to communicate and share ideas with like-minded peers who face similar business challenges and opportunities. Plus, show management is regularly making social-media-only offers like V.I.P. passes, giveaways and coupons.
ConExpo-Con/Agg and IFPE 2011 will be held March 22-26, 2011 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas. and IFPE 2011 are taking recycling a step further in a new partnership that promotes re-distribution and re-use of discarded show materials. The "Repurpose AMERICA program presented by DoppstadtUS" complements and completes the recycling process.
ConExpo-Con/Agg 2011 and IFPE 2011 are set to open their doors for a five-day run March 22-26 as the global industry gathering place for the year and the largest gathering in North America since 2008 for the construction, construction materials and fluid power/power transmission/motion control industries. The triennial co-located shows will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas.