Category Archives: Industry News

  • Treatment of contaminated industrial plastic waste: Ettlinger melt filters improve product quality and cost efficiency at Candi Plastic Recycling

    For the past three years an ERF 200 filter built by Ettlinger of Königsbrunn (Bavaria, Germany), installed at Candi Plastic Recycling, an Austrian materials recycler, has been producing high quality regrind nonstop from contaminated plastic waste with high aluminum or paper fractions.

    Volvo CE expands dealer network with appointment of Hawaii Truck Parts, Sales and Services

    A proven dealer of Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks, the company is now adding Volvo Construction Equipment products and services to its portfolio. Since becoming Volvo Construction Equipment’s president in 2017, Stephen Roy has pushed a strategy that expands and enhances the capabilities of the Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) dealer network.

    AKG of America announces new research and development center and advanced testing equipment

    MEBANE, N.C.—AKG, a leading supplier of high-performance coolers, heat exchangers and cooling systems, unveiled its 32,000-square foot (2,973-square meter) research and development (R & D) center during a grand opening on February 21, 2018. The R & D center, along with new laboratory equipment, allows the company to perform strain-life testing, validate field and laboratory […]

    US$57+ million of equipment sold at Ritchie Bros. auction in Fort Worth, TX

    Two-day auction attracts 5,200+ bidders from 62 countries; 57% of equipment sold to online buyers Ritchie Bros. conducted its first Fort Worth, TX auction of the year this week, selling more than 3,750 equipment items and trucks over two days for US$57+ million.