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Kobelco posts financial results
Kobelco Construction Machinery has posted its semi-annual results for the 2014 financial year.
World Highways – 11/24/2014

Hipower Systems earns certification from Underwriters Laboratories
Hipower Systems, Lenexa, Kan., has received Underwriters Laboratories (UL) certification in the UL 2200, Stationary Engine Generator Assemblies classification for its entire stationary natural gas generator line.
Rental Pulse – 11/23/2014

Topcon Acquires Console Manufacturer Wachendorff Elektronik
Topcon Positioning Group announces the complete acquisition of Wachendorff Elektronik GmbH and Wachendorff Electronics Inc. in a private transaction.
AgriMarketing – 11/21/2014

Volvo says expects credit losses in China, to hit Q4 operating profit
Truck and construction equipment maker Volvo said on Friday its operating profit in the fourth quarter would be negatively impacted by around 650 million Swedish crowns ($88 million) due to expected credit losses in China.
Reuters – 11/21/2014

Donaldson Reports First Quarter Results
Donaldson Company Inc. announced its financial results for its fiscal 2015 first quarter. For the three months ended Oct. 31, 2014, the company reported net sales of $597 million, net earnings of $56 million, and diluted earnings per share of $0.40.
Construction Equipment – 11/21/2014

Caterpillar Donates $12.8 Million to United Way
Caterpillar Inc. employees and retirees have pledged more than $6.4 million to the United Way this year, which the Caterpillar Foundation matched dollar-for-dollar.
Construction Equipment – 11/20/2014

IronPlanet acquires Kruse Energy and Equipment Auctioneers
IronPlanet, a US-based on online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment, has acquired Kruse Energy and Equipment Auctioneers for an undisclosed sum.
World Highways – 11/20/2014

Bridgestone plant adds to S.C. dominance in tire manufacturing
Bridgestone Americas opened its first giant off-road radial tire plant in the United States on Tuesday in Aiken County, S.C., where the company will produce heavy-duty tires for its booming earth-mover segment.
charlotteobserver.com – 11/18/2014

Tadano sales up 13% in first half of 2014 financial year
For the first half of the 2014 financial year Japanese crane manufacturer Tadano reported an increase in sales of 13.1 % to JPY 98,121 million (US$ 841 million) at the end of the second quarter (30 September), up from JPY 86,754 million ($ 743 million) in the same period of the 2013 financial year.
International Cranes – 11/18/2014

JCB opens 2 factories in Jaipur
JCB India, India's largest construction equipment manufacturer, which opened two factories in Jaipur with an investment of Rs 500 crore, despite sluggish market for last two-three years, is betting on growth from next year.
mydigitalfc.com – 11/16/2014