Available in lengths from 13 to 21 ft., the Bedrock dump body features high-strength materials for dent resistance and durability. It is designed with an elliptical radius, which provides smooth dumping action. Hardox 450 Steel is used throughout the floor, sides, and rear. A heated understructure is available for cold weather applications. Heil by TBEI 800-255-4345. www.duraclass.com.
Cool safety helmet
The Serpent ventilated safety helmet has a CoolSense air flow system that lets heat escape, keeping workers cool. A soft cushioned brow pad absorbs perspiration. Weighing 13.1 oz, it is made of lightweight, high-density polyethylene material and is available with pinlock or ratchet adjustable suspension to fit various head sizes. Gateway Safety Inc. 800-822-5347. www.gatewaysafety.com.
The Interfluids IF20 high-performance batching system offers high-speed gravimetric dispensing. The product eliminates batch-to-batch variations, and it permits a high degree of flexibility in customizing colors. It tracks the weight of each ingredient dispensed in a formulation, which leads to quick, easy repeats of the formulation. The hardware is controlled by Novaflow MRP, a Windows-based program that's easy to use and offers a comprehensive material and formulation database. Pflaumer Brothers Inc. 609-750-9444. www.pflaumer.com.
Recycled carpet fiber
Composed of recycled post-consumer and post-industrial carpet, MDM Fiber is a high-performance synthetic reinforcement fiber that reduces shrinkage and cracking in concrete while improving its strength. The product resists degradation from alkalinity and high temperatures and is virtually unnoticeable in finished concrete. MDM Fiber. 215-369-1520. www.mdmfiber.com.
Hydraulically controlled dump truck
The Rascal LP Series of dump trucks include the DTRascal-LP-7 and LP-10. Featuring a 6X10-ft.-wide bed, the GVWR capacity is 7000- to 10,000 lbs, respectively. Trailers feature a 6-in. channel mainframe, 3-in. cross-members, and a 12-gauge floor. A custom-built, center-mounted hydraulic cylinder controls the dumping process. Standard features include six full-height stake pockets, which permit raising the sides of the trailer for increased capacity. Bri-Mar. 800-732-5845. www.bri-mar.com.
Polypropylene fibrillated fiber
CMAX fiber, designed for use as secondary reinforcement in concrete, helps control plastic shrinkage and settlement cracking; it also increases concrete's durability. The product is suitable for use in concrete pavement, bridge decks, airport runways, dams, and other applications. CNBM International Corp. 86-10-68000210-615. www.engineeringfiber.com.
The US-1600 high-frequency electric vibrator delivers 1600 lbs. of force operating at 9000 vibrations/ minute on single-phase power. With a low-amperage draw, plug it into a standard outlet or operate from field generators. The totally enclosed, high-impact vibrator has adjustable eccentrics for obtaining even higher forces at the same frequency. Vibco Vibrators. 800-633-0032. www.vibco.com.
The M57 utility mount portable compressor delivers 210 cfm at 100 psig. Equipped with a 4-cylinder diesel engine, its 28-gal. fuel tank provides 10 hours of uninterrupted operation. The compressor is durable and can be used for municipalities' maintenance needs, road striping, and other sitework. Kaeser Compressors Inc. 800-777-7873. www.kaeser.com.
The Kenworth T170 is a straight truck in a 4X2 configuration with a GVWR up to 19,500 lbs. With an ergonomically friendly dash, standard features include a PACCAR PX-6 engine rated at 200 hp, an 8000-pound front axle and 11,500-pound rear axle, hydraulic brakes, low-frame height chassis with 19.5-in. wheels and tires, power door locks, passenger-side electric windows, and doors with right-hand peeper window. Kenworth Truck Co. 425-828-5061. www.kenworth.com.
Equipped with the company's fuel-efficient diesels, V-Series compact wheel loaders are easy to operate, versatile, and durable. Designed for irregular surfaces, the rear axle oscillation reduces fatigue and improves operator control. A fully automatic drive mode provides smooth acceleration and gear changes with no operator input. A fixed speed mode keeps the machine in low gear. Yanmar Construction Equipment Co. Ltd. 770-877-7570. www.yanmar.com.