More stories about Grounds%2C Parks and Roadside Maintenance

  • RT230 mulching tractor from Fecon

    In addition to roadside clearing, 230 hp unit can be configured for land clearing, municipal maintenance, and snow removal.

  • LPD-LD hydraulic post driver from Atlas Copco

    Drives road barriers, tubes / profiles, signposts, fences, anchors, and ground rods 3/8 in. to 2-1/2 in. in diameter.

  • US250 sprayer attachment from TurfEx

    Unlike tow-behind sprayers, a universal mount allows this unit to attach to the front of most zero-turn mowers.

  • Tree Hammer from Loftness

    Designed for tractors to 260 PTO hp, this attachment cuts and mulches material up to 10 inches in diameter.

  • Imagine restoring this fountain!

    Several years ago, my lovely suburban Chicago village installed a fountain in the central business district. It’s wonderful. Every warm evening, people of all ages are sitting on the surrounding benches, listening to the tinkle of the water, and relaxing.

  • AlturnaMATS ground protectors from DICA

    Temporary roadways, walkways, and parking areas capable of supporting 120 tons keep crews and equipment from getting mired in the mud.

  • Stumpex stump grinder from Fecon

    Processes stumps 10 to 28 inches in diameter and up to 20 inches deep in a single pass.

  • New CAT L GC excavator

    The new Cat 313F L GC hydraulic excavator is designed for the user whose bottom line depends on reliable performance at a low cost per hour.

  • New track loader from Cat

    The new Cat 963K offers versatility, along with a gain in fuel efficiency, improved performance and updated cab and safety features for comfort and convenience.

  • The switch to propane-powered mowers

    Fueled by an increase in suppliers nationwide and an incentive program since 2012, public groundskeepers are switching to propane.