Category Archives: Features

CASE’s D Series excavators

CX750D The CX750D is the largest and most powerful machine in the CASE excavator line. Operating at a best in class 512 horsepower, the CX750D is available in standard and “mass excavation” configurations. The mass excavation configuration features a shorter boom and arm that allow for greater breakout forces and faster cycle times, and is […]

Wind of Change: MSHA’s Final Rule Governing Workplace Examinations for Metal and Nonmetal Mines becomes effective June 2, 2018

On the front lines with Fisher Phillips: by Travis Vance and Pamela Williams The changes to MSHA’s workplace examination rule governing metal and nonmetal mines have garnered significant attention. Stakeholders fought back against the original proposed rulemaking, and MSHA delayed implementation three times.

Hey Prairie Dawg: “Where are my wear parts?”

Prairie Dawg Practical by Tim Holmberg, DEMI Equipment Are you wearing yourself out (no pun intended) looking to find the right wear parts for your equipment this year? Sometimes finding all the varied wear parts required for an entire operation can be a challenge you weren’t expecting to take on — especially if needed in […]

Controlling fugitive dust at limestone conveyor transfer

A global provider of quicklime and chalk products has resolved a significant fugitive material problem by implementing state-of-the-art containment and dust suppression on one of its primary limestone conveyors. After finding that an estimated 10-20 percent of the material load was spilling along the belt path, Singleton Birch implemented a control strategy from Martin Engineering […]