John Deere Construction Equipment

Enhancing Performance with the John Deere 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader

October 10, 2018

John Deere has recently announced updates to its 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader, providing customers with the highest possible value. The addition of Final Tier 4 engine technology ensures that operators are able to make the most out of their fuel economy by minimizing downtime. Additional equipment updates include an increase in coast control performance as well as a heated and ventilated cab seat for maximum comfort.

In light of these updates, let’s take a further look at the features of the 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader and see what this piece of equipment can really do!

Hammett Excavation Improves Production with Construction Technology

September 27, 2018

No matter the job site, it’s critical that the equipment being used is able to handle any obstacle with ease. With John Deere construction technology on its side, Hammett Excavation has been able to get jobs done faster across various job sites and become more competitive.

From GPS to SmartGrade™ technology, everybody across Hammett has seen the benefits that have presented themselves as a result of making use of these systems. Watch the videos below to learn more about how John Deere construction technology has helped this company progress throughout the years.

Hammett Excavation Keeps Moving with Construction Technology Solutions

Video Gallery: Tackling Tough Jobs at MiCa Enterprises

September 6, 2018

At MiCa Enterprises, getting the job done safely and efficiently each day has been key since starting up in 1991. With a primary focus on power plants and mines, it is vital that the equipment that is used can stand up to any task. As a John Deere customer, this company sees a range of benefits from machines such as motor graders, water trucks, and the 670G LC Excavator.

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Watch the videos below to learn more about MiCa Enterprises and how its workers and equipment are able to handle anything that’s thrown their way.

Lagniappe | MiCa Enterprises

Tackling Tough Jobs with John Deere TK Series Bucket Teeth

August 29, 2018

With John Deere TK Series Bucket Teeth, operators can handle a range of tasks by simply replacing the attachment based on which is right for the job. Designed for maximum absorption and strength, this bucket tooth technology ensures that once teeth are secured, they are not moving until you want them to. When taking on a job that calls for a different tooth shape, operators can make the switch with a socket wrench, no hammers or pry bars required.

John Deere TK Series Bucket Teeth

Let’s take a look at six different John Deere TK Series Bucket Teeth styles and what they are designed to handle.

John Deere Turf and Construction Equipment at Kauffman Stadium

June 14, 2018

At Kauffman Stadium, the home of the Kansas City Royals, the groundskeeping crew plays a significant role in the appearance and functionality of the field. By employing a combination of John Deere turf and construction equipment, including 333G compact track loaders, gators and ATVs, and 85G excavators, the teams at Kauffman and Bush Sports Turf were able to work together to complete a seemingly impossible task with precision and ease.

John Deere Kauffman Stadium

Watch the videos below to learn how John Deere turf and construction equipment turned a groundskeeping dream into a reality.

Groundskeeper Greatness at Kauffman Stadium | Bush Sports Turf

Exploring the Features of the New John Deere 345G LC Excavator

June 7, 2018

The new John Deere 345G LC excavator provides customers with the reliability and durability that they expect from this brand while including additional features designed to improve the user experience. Compared to previous models, specifically the 245G LC, this larger piece of equipment offers benefits such as more reach and higher lift capacity. With the John Deere 345G LC excavator, operators can take advantage of the reduced tail swing in tight spaces, even while working underground.

Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere 345G LC reduced tail swing excavator.

Video Gallery: Upcycling with John Deere Equipment

May 10, 2018

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, especially when that trash is turned into something of higher quality. By upcycling with John Deere equipment, NOVUS Wood Group in Texas has been able to increase productivity throughout their multi-step process.

Watch the video below to learn more about the strategy behind upcycling raw material and the type of John Deere equipment that is used for each individual step.

Upcycling | NOVUS Wood Group

Video Gallery: John Deere 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader

April 26, 2018

John Deere construction equipment offers operators the ability to complete tasks easily and efficiently when taking advantage of a variety of features. For example, the John Deere 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader includes a hybrid drive system that maximizes the productivity of the machine itself.

When used correctly, the capabilities of this machine are astounding, from having the ability to recover energy from wheel motors to being able to perform quick direction changes without the use of service brakes. Watch the videos below to learn more about the 944K, its capacity, and what operators must do to ensure maximum production.

Four Fuel Management Tips and Best Practices for Construction Crews

June 20, 2017

While fuel prices may change by the day, construction businesses that operate a variety of equipment remain steadfast on keeping costs low. Fuel management is often times at the top of the list of ways to immediately free up dollars for other aspects of the businesses that could use the help.

Fuel Management Tips

While John Deere construction equipment is designed with fuel efficiency at top of mind, there are some tips and best practices that can be put to action to better manage fuel, save time, and improve efficiency across the worksite.

Here are four quick tips to consider:

What to Expect From the John Deere 450K Crawler Dozer

February 15, 2017

Since 1976 (the year John Deere introduced hydrostatic transmission to the crawler dozer market), the company has continued to rely on customer feedback in an attempt to make the lives of contractors easier through improved equipment design. Deere recently introduced its latest K-Series crawler dozer, the 450K, and like its predecessors, it too is designed to meet builders’ needs.

John Deere 450K

Let’s take a closer look at some of the key specs and features of the John Deere 450K.