Zoomlion Selling Unit

China’s Zoomlion said is selling 80% of its environmental sanitation equipment business to focus on its agricultural and other engineering interests, including, it is assumed construction equipment. Zoomlion said that continuing in the environmental equipment markets...

Trimble Adds ECU Manufacturer

Trimble said that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Müller-Elektronik, Salzkotten, Germany, which specializes in implement control and precision farming solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2017, subject to...

 

Siemens Expands Gas Engine Lineup

Siemens has launched a new gas engine with a power output of two MW for power generation applications. The new E-series gas engine includes the SGE-86EM for the 50 Hz market and the SGE-100EM for the 60 Hz market. The 12-cylinder GE-86EM and the SGE-100EM engines...

Gomaco & Schwing In India

Schwing Stetter India, a concrete equipment manufacturer, has partnered with Gomaco Corp.  The partnership will provide Schwing Stetter India with the sales and service rights for Gomaco’s entire range of concrete paving products across the country, except for the...

Caterpillar Buys Yard Club—Sort Of

While it has been reported that Caterpillar has bought Yard Club, the San Francisco peer-to-peer equipment rental company, the actual deal is apparently a little more nuanced than that.  Yard Club was formed in 2013 as an online ordering platform mostly for...

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Rolls Royce Signs Engine Assembly Deal

Rolls Royce and Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. (GRSE) have reached an agreement though which Garden will undertake final assembly of MTU Series 4000 engines in India. GRSE is one of India’s largest shipyards and part of the Indian Ministry of Defence...

 

Timken Buys PT Tech

The Timken Co. a manufacturer of bearings and mechanical power transmission products, has announced it has acquired the assets of PT Tech, Inc., Sharon Center, Ohio, a manufacturer of engineered clutches, brakes, hydraulic power take-off units and other torque...

Cat Adds 12 kW Model To Portable Power Range

Caterpillar announced that it is expanding its recently introduced RP series of portable generators with the introduction of the 12 kW model RP12000 E.  Late last year, Caterpillar announced the launch of the all-new RP series, as well as an entirely new marketing...

Deutz Sells Cologne Site

Following an announcement earlier this year of its intention to sell, Deutz AG said it has completed the sale of the land occupied by its former Cologne-Deutz operations to a Düsseldorf-based project developer Gerchgroup.  Deutz said it expects to receive about €125...

New Training Center For Kubota Engine America

Kubota Engine America Corp., (KEA), has opened a new technical training center at its Lincolnshire, Ill. headquarters. Construction on the facility which includes 3400 sq.ft. of classrooms and a 1500 sq.ft. lab area, was recently completed and an inaugural group of...