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Is Construction Ready for Driverless Vehicles?

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In the mid-1990s Caterpillar changed its approach to automation in mining. A decade after it began a pioneering research program to drive the tech forward, the company realized that the sector was not ready for automation. Instead, it focused on the building blocks that would need to be put in place to make automation possible in future. 

LiuGong 936F Crawler Excavator

The LiuGong 936F Crawler Excavator is designed for heavy digging and excavation on construction sites, as well as mining areas. This 314-hp machine is powered by a 6-cyl., Tier 4 Final L9 Cummins engine and features an operating weight of 85,538 lbs. 

Navigating the Shift to the Electrification of Construction Equipment

ForConstructionProsVehicle electrification remains a hot topic. In his annual letter to stakeholders, BlackRock's CEO Larry Fink asserted, "The next 1,000 unicorns won't be search engines or social media companies. They’ll be sustainable, scalable innovators who help the world decarbonize and make the energy transition affordable for all consumers." 

El control de máquinas reduce los costes de los proyectos de infraestructura

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Los profesionales de la industria de la construcción saben que "hay un precio para cada minuto en un sitio de trabajo", dice Ashley Pittman, gerente de GPS en Brent Scarbrough and Co. La necesidad de los métodos más fiables, eficientes y precisos es la razón por la que flotas como la de Scarbrough Utilice el control de la máquina para reducir costos y mejorar el rendimiento.