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McCloskey International announces acquisition of Lippmann – Milwaukee Inc.

KEENE, ON — Screening and crushing industry leader McCloskey International recently announced that it has acquired Lippmann-Milwaukee Inc., a privately-held international company that is a leading manufacturer of aggregate crushing equipment for processing applications. The products are sold across the aggregate, mining and recycling industries.

Recycling and waste handling solutions in focus at RWM 2018

The RWM (recycling and waste management) exhibition is the UK’s largest tradeshow for the recycling, processing, handling and deriving solutions from waste materials. Held at the NEC in Birmingham, UK, over 500 exhibitors provided an insight into how their equipment and services can help businesses, governments and individuals deal with a variety of waste.

Pyramex® Venture Gear™ announces optimal protection for your hearing

Protective safety products innovator Pyramex® announces additional hearing protection from the Venture Gear™ line of products designed to exceed the needs of those who operate in intense situations. The Clandestine and Sentinel Powered Earmuffs give you options for amplified hearing of quiet sounds and protection from loud, harmful noise.

Getting to the bottom line: After the new tax law — depletion becomes top tax saver for pit owners

Like depreciation, depletion is an accounting item that is the allocation of costs associated with utilizing assets to generate revenue. Where the two differ is that unlike depreciation, which allots an expense associated with a physical asset such as equipment, depletion allots an expense associated with the extraction of natural resources. The process of mining […]

John Deere reveals industry’s first fully integrated, mastless grade control motor graders

MOLINE, IL — Road building and site development contractors can now reap the benefits of John Deere SmartGrade™ in the highly successful G-Series motor grader line. SmartGrade technology delivers the first-of-its-kind mastless Topcon 3D integrated grade control as a factory option on new machines and field kit for equipment already on the job.