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Volvo demonstrates stability of A40G articulated hauler, at Intermat 2018

Volvo used its demonstration area at Intermat Paris this week (April 23-28) to show off the superior stability of its A40G articulated hauler. The A40G features include matched Volvo drivetrain, Automatic Traction Control including 100% differential locks, all-terrain bogie and hydro-mechanical steering.

April 2018



Doosan demonstrates excavator versatility at Intermat Paris 2018

As part of its live demonstration at Intermat Paris 2018, Doosan Bobcat demonstrated the accuracy and versatility of its DX170W excavator and attachments.

April 2018



Mecalac unveils e12 first ever all-electric excavator at Intermat 2018

French construction vehicle OEM Mecalac gave the first ever public demonstration of its new electric excavator, the e12, at Intermat Paris this week (April 23-28). The machine includes new Connect Energy Link technology that allows attachments to be changed without the driver needing to leave the cab. After the brief e12 preview there follows a full demonstration of Mecalac's other key vehicles.

April 2018



Caterpillar machines help build Mangla Dam

Back in 1961 Caterpillar played an instrumental role in the building of Pakistan's Mangla Dam. More than 500 of its machines were involved in the vast project. Caterpillar has made the archive footage from the period publicly available, watch it here.

April 2018



A close look at Liebherr's axial piston pumps

This video provides an in-depth, detailed look at Liebherr's axial piston pump DPVO. With open circuit and inverse piston technology, the variable pumps are designed for high-pressure applications and can be combined with a variety of conventional controllers.

April 2018



A tour of New Holland's T6080

In this video, New Holland provide a round-the-vehicle guide highlighting some of the T6080 tractor's less obvious features to simplify the task of servicing as well as some of its key technologies to support the operator in performing the tasks required.

April 2018



Claas day in, day out

Claas' latest wheel loader has been designed for a wide range of agricultural applications. In cooperation with Liebherr, the Torion can work equally well once the sun has gone down for the day - as illustrated by this video.

April 2018



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