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Mack updates Granite interior, rolls out new flagship tractor

Leading into the premier North American Commercial Vehicle (NACV) show earlier this fall, Mack Trucks unveiled Granite and Pinnacle model cab improvements aimed at helping customers attract and retain drivers, and boost productivity.

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Clean diesel programs benefit concrete mixer fleets

The formulation of diesel fuel and its preferred method of combustion in diesel engines have undergone a number of significant changes in the past decade. These changes present a series of new challenges for fleet operators, such as those in the ready-mix concrete business, who must satisfy their demands if they are to keep fleets rolling and out of the maintenance bay.

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New safety, performance features lift HawkeyePedershaab PipeMasters

HawkeyePedershaab Concrete Technologies has machined successors to its Model 2100 and 2206 PipeMaster Unloaders. The new Model 3100 and 3206 PipeMasters can unload pipe as quickly as they can be rolled off the truck and be operated by truck drivers alone. Their smooth hydraulic action virtually eliminates breakage as pipe is securely cradled between the frame and fork during unloading, then gently lowered to the ground at a controlled rate.

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VersaFlex coatings ensure an urban oasis remains watertight

Fountain Place in Dallas is an architectural wonder known for its “dancing” water gardens at the base of a dramatically sculpted, reflective glass office tower designed by I.M. Pei. When the time came for the water features to be renovated, the building’s ownership group and primary engineer wanted the garden to be leak proof well beyond the level the original waterproofing materials afforded.

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