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Deere Adds Final Tier 4 Engine Technology to 944K Loader

John Deere added Final Tier 4 engine technology to the 944K hybrid wheel loader, providing customers an increase in fuel economy from the Interim Tier 4 model. Other updates include improving operator comfort and increasing uptime, while lowering daily operating costs.

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BKT Tires Offer Exceptional Traction

BKT offers a number of tire options for aggregates producers, including the Earthmax SR 49 (L-4), an all-steel radial tire that has been engineered for loaders and dozers. Earthmax SR 49 provides optimum performance in severe mining operations requiring exceptional traction.

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CASE SiteWatch Supports New AEMP Telematics Standard

CASE Construction Equipment announced that its CASE SiteWatch telematics portal is now aligned with the new Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) 2.0/ISO-15143-3 standard. The AEMP-compatible portal is populated with data provided by equipment manufacturers in a standardized format to ensure a practical and intuitive user experience for the contractor/equipment owner.

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Bridgestone Off-Road Tires for Underground Mining

Bridgestone Americas Inc. announced the expansion of its off-the-road (OTR) product portfolio to include a new size of the Bridgestone VSMS2 tire. The tire is now available in size 29.5R25 in the United States and Canada. Designed for underground mining, landfill and salvage environments, the Bridgestone VSMS2 tire delivers a 30 percent decrease in the frequency of sidewall cuts, improving the tire’s overall lifecycle performance by five percent.

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