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Loading Up at Tower Rock Stone

Serviceability, Operator Efficiency and Data Measurement Benefit Both the Producer and Manufacturer.

Ste. Genevieve, Mo.-based Tower Rock Stone Co. was one of the participants of the “field follow” program for the Cat 988K Wheel Loader, which debuted last year at Bauma. Fifteen units were a part of the program – six were 988Ks – with about 30,000 operating hours total.

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Komatsu Excavator Features Greater Lift Capacity

Komatsu America Corp.’s PC170LC-10 excavator is the newest addition to its dash-10 series. With operating weights ranging from 38,100-41,600 lb., the PC170LC-10 provides improved performance with up to 5 percent greater lift capacity with the standard counterweight, while an optional heavier counterweight provides up to 15 percent greater lift capacity when compared to the previous model PC160LC-8.

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Cat 770G, 772G Off-Highway Trucks Have New Control Features

The new Cat 770G and 772G off-highway trucks have been designed with major advancements in emissions technology, transmission and traction control systems; frame, drive-train, and cooling system enhancements; added operator amenities; and serviceability improvements.

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Multi-Ripper Talon Bucket

Leading Edge Attachments Inc. now offers the Multi-Ripper Talon Bucket as the new addition to the Multi-Ripper SHARC Product line.

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CASE Debuts Equipment at Wisconsin Event

CASE Construction Equipment launched its new M Series line of dozers at a special media presentation held at its proving grounds in Tomahawk, Wis. Rock Products was on-hand for the event. One of the new machines – the 2050M – is a 214-hp dozer/ripper machine targeted to the aggregates market.

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