Caterpillar and Fortescue Metals Group have reached agreement for the expansion of Cat® Command for Hauling at Fortescue’s iron ore mines in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. This will include retrofitting approximately 100 Cat 793F and 789D and Komatsu 930E truck models at the Chichester Hub, as well as an expansion of the Cat […]
by Mike Devine, Asphalt Drum Mixers president With 74.2 million tons of reclaimed asphalt pavement being used each year, it’s not surprising that asphalt is America’s most recycled product — and has been for almost 25 years. Suppliers need to ensure their RAP systems are up to par for meeting growing demand as well as […]
Load measurement and knowing your trucking factors are a crucial part of understanding site production rates. Inaccurate load measurement and load recording becomes a key factor that seriously affects the ability of management to understand and identify inefficiencies with trucking factors.
Founded in 1998, Máquina Solo is a Brazilian company which specializes in supplying foundation, geotechnical, mining and environmental equipment throughout the country. Considered to be one of the leading specialist equipment distributors in Brazil, the company, which began operations supplying hydraulic hammers, now acts as the representative for 14 leading manufacturers, supplying over twenty four […]
Nationwide in 2016, more than 79 million tons of recycled materials used in asphalt pavements; one-third of asphalt pavements produced as energy-saving warm mix LANHAM, MD — Of all the materials recycled in the United States, nothing is recycled as consistently as asphalt pavement mixture. The latest survey of asphalt mix producers finds that more […]