Category Archives: Industry News

Help NAPA Track U.S. Use of Recycled Materials, Warm Mix

Input Sought From All U.S. Asphalt Mix Producers by April 1 for Annual Survey Lanham, Md. — Every asphalt mix producer in the United States is asked to participate in the National Asphalt Pavement Association’s annual survey on the use of recycled materials and warm-mix asphalt.

PHCo Lo-Density® inline electric fuel oil preheaters control viscosity, facilitate maintenance

SEATTLE, WA — Lo-Density® CLHR inline electric fuel oil preheaters from Process Heating Company (PHCo) automatically provide precise temperature and viscosity control of heavy oils for efficient and steady delivery from the pump to the burner. Viscosity is the primary concern for producers who burn heavy or used fuel oil in their plants, as these […]

New caterpillar utility vehicles deliver industry-leading performance and stability at full load

Caterpillar introduces its first-ever Cat® utility vehicles — the gasoline-powered Cat CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102D. Beginning with a clean design sheet, Caterpillar gathered extensive customer and dealer input to build a UTV that delivers the unrivaled combination of durability, comfort and maintenance simplicity.

New Zealand composter finds Komptech a dependable partner

BioRich in New Zealand was established in 2004 to provide compost for organic crop production. The company employs nine people at two sites, and also operates a farm business at one of the sites. BioRich currently produces 40,000 cubic meters of compost, and has enjoyed success in the region by providing a waste solution to […]

Komptech Topturn x4500: Red Dot Award winner

The new Topturn X4500 honored for its product design. Late last year, Komptech introduced the Topturn X4500, the smallest compost turner in their product line. Komptech built the Topturn X4500 with the same pioneering design, and high-performance qualities of their larger models. Komptech has recently been recognized and awarded the Red Dot Award for product […]