Construction

Breaking Down Features of the John Deere 850L Dozer

July 3, 2019

To meet the growing demands of Deere customers, the company has rolled out the John Deere 850L Dozer for more productivity, reliability, and durability on the job. This dozer features customer-inspired updates, such as a larger displacement engine and increased operating weight.

“Our K-Series dozers are a favorite with customers, and thanks to their ongoing feedback, the next generation of Deere dozers are our strongest, most durable and productive yet,” said Nathan Horstman, crawler product marketing manager, John Deere Construction & Forestry. “The 850L combines muscle, efficiency and balance for impressive new levels of performance. Coupled with an extraordinary focus on reliability and uptime, you have the winning combination our customers are asking for.”

Examining the Benefits of John Deere WorkSight

June 11, 2019

John Deere has rolled out a new solution, John Deere WorkSight, in order to bring together machines, technology, and dealers to make tasks easier for customers. With John Deere WorkSight, users can ensure that they are always making the most of their machinery on the job.

Let’s take a look at some of the features of this solution, as well as how it helps customers out in the field.

Track Alignment Tips for John Deere S700 Combines

May 29, 2019

Track alignment is something that all John Deere S700 combine owners need to concern themselves with as soon as they purchase the equipment. Proper track alignment is not only necessary to ensure that the piece operates efficiently but to maximize the lifespan of the machine in its entirety.

Track alignment is also required to reduce the wear of the track belt drive lugs. The adjustment procedure consists of verifying the drive lug temperature and movement. Let’s take a look at the tips you can take into account to prep your John Deere S700 combine for track alignment.

Enjoying Increased Versatility with John Deere Backhoe Attachments

May 22, 2019

John Deere has just announced that it is revealing a slew of new backhoe attachments for customers handling light construction, agriculture, landscaping, or utility work. The BH9B, BH10B, and BH11B can all be used with the John Deere G-Series skid steers and compact track loaders, and they are available now.

“With the growing need for work in compact spaces, these new backhoe attachments provide contractors, landscapers and agricultural material handlers with the power and variety to tackle any job efficiently and swiftly,” said Jason Simmons, attachments engineering supervisor, John Deere Construction & Forestry. “The new lineup of backhoe attachments is designed to provide power with improved hydraulics and sleek design to operators working across different job sites and applications.”

Taking a Closer Look at John Deere’s Environmental Impact

May 14, 2019

When it comes to the environment, John Deere takes its responsibility seriously. The company, which has equipment for everything ranging from agriculture to construction tasks, has developed a series of goals to ensure that it is always doing its part to help the planet.

Let’s take a look at John Deere’s environmental goals, how it follows through with its objectives, and what it does to ensure that its equipment is not having a negative impact on the planet.

Stand Up to Any Task with a John Deere Rock and Scrap Grapple

April 16, 2019

When you’re on the hunt for the perfect John Deere equipment for clearing land, removing brush, and cleaning up a job site, you may want to consider a grapple. Scrap and rock grapples can handle a wide variety of tasks, ranging from disaster cleanup to general job site tidying.

All rock and scrap grapple models from John Deere are able to handle large loads and difficult materials. Rock grapples, in particular, have a welded-in serrated cutting edge that easily penetrates all ground conditions. Scrap grapples feature open side with bolt-on side plates, which allows for the easy grappling of material that is wider than the bucket. Additionally, a predrilled lip makes it simple to add a bolt-on replaceable cutting edge for longer wear life.

Gain Maximum Control with John Deere L-Series Wheel Loaders

February 6, 2019

To mark the 50th anniversary of Deere’s first ever wheel loader, the company has rolled out three new powerful L-Series wheel loaders: the 524L, 544L, and 624L. These new machines are ideal for projects that require agility and versatility out in the field. Furthermore, they were designed with the operator in mind, with newly improved cabs, electrohydraulic loader controls, and redesigned near-parallel linkage.

“Our next generation of wheel loaders improves upon the legacy of the John Deere wheel loader line,” said Chris Cline, product marketing manager for utility wheel loaders, John Deere Construction & Forestry. “The L-Series boasts several improvements over previous models designed to positively impact productivity, comfort, and visibility, resulting in increased profitability.”

Featuring the John Deere 655K and 755K Crawler Loaders

January 22, 2019

When you need a crawler loader to take on heavy materials on your site, you know you can turn to John Deere for all your needs. With this in mind, Deere has introduced the 655K and 755K Final Tier 4 crawler loaders to assist operators with the hardest tasks on the job.

“The 655K and 755K exemplify our commitment to producing equipment featuring industry-leading technology engineered to minimize downtime and grant users an innovative, reliable crawler loader solution,” said Nathan Horstman, product marketing manager, crawler loaders, John Deere Construction & Forestry. “

John Deere Compact Equipment Helps Boost Uptime at U-Turn Rentals

January 2, 2019

There is a wide array of John Deere compact equipment that can not only increase uptime but can ultimately boost productivity and savings. However, not everyone is aware of the benefits of this equipment and how it can help on the job.

To spread the word about John Deere compact equipment and help others with the tasks at hand, Terry Chriestenson of Wichita, Kansas, decided to launch U-Turn Rentals. From there, the rest was history.

A One-Stop Shop

Chriestenson began U-Turn Rentals with one goal in mind: to transform his business into a one-stop shop for concrete and other construction contractors.

Examining the Key Features of the John Deere MH60D for Mulching

October 31, 2018

When you’re in need of mulching tools to help you tackle a big job, John Deere mulching equipment has you covered. One of the latest products to come from Deere is the MH60D mulching head, which joins the existing Worksite Pro lineup.

“With 30 double-carbide tipped teeth, our new mulching head attachment is a job site beast that easily takes big bites out of trees and stumps,” said Jessica Hill, global program manager, attachments. “It’s an invaluable tool for customers who need a powerful mulching solution, no matter the tree type or location.”