WINN, MI – Morbark, LLC, a leading manufacturer of forestry, biomass, tree care, sawmill and wood recycling equipment, debuted two new machines at this year’s Expo Richmond show: the 6400XT Wood Hog Horizontal Grinder and the 50/48X Whole Tree Drum Chipper.
The telehandler market is a segment that is undergoing strong evolution and demands high performance in terms of load capacity and safety, as well as resistance against mechanical stress and cuts. In this way, the complex needs of construction sites, farms and freight villages can be satisfied by means of a highly performing range designed […]
PELLA, IOWA — Vermeer now offers its popular BC1500 brush chipper with a gas engine. The new model is equipped with a powerful 165 hp (123 kW) PSI gas engine and delivers comparable chipping productivity as its diesel counterpart.
By Brad Stemper, product manager, CASE Construction Equipment Britton Industries is a leading producer of natural and dyed mulches, screened topsoil, leaf compost and aggregate products. Servicing the landscaping and construction markets of Central New Jersey and South Pennsylvania, the family-owned and operated company has been in business for over 28 years.
Coverage and photos by Colleen Suo Emerald Equipment Systems, Inc. (EES) hosted an organics / wood waste open day at the massive SJAP Naturalink facility in Elmer, NJ August 1-3. Over the course of three days, invited guests had a chance to see a variety of organics processing equipment in action. There were in-depth group […]
It’s all about the end product — energy for 25,000 households That’s a claim the Altenstadt combined heat and power plant in Upper Bavaria, Germany, can support: Lindner designed and supplied an on-site solution that combined a Urraco 95 shredder as the heart of the plant with a special downstream star screen.
The term “time is money” is quite literal in the construction industry. The constant pressure project managers and crews face to meet deadlines and stay within budget often causes safety to fall to the wayside.
KEENE, ON — Screening and crushing industry leader McCloskey International has recently welcomed equipment dealer BL&D Plant Hire & Sales to its global network of distributors. The company serves Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Yoder & Frey, leading auctioneers of heavy construction, mining and agricultural equipment in the USA, has recently been inundated by enquiries from consignors looking to send quality used equipment to the next auction at its Ashland, Ohio site on September 26.
Blasting licensure and certification training and examination The next IDNR blasting licensure and certification training and examination session will occur on October 2-4, 2018, All individuals whose duties include the direct supervision of blasting operations at surface coal and non-coal mining operations are required to be licensed or certified. To obtain a blaster license or […]
The exciting capabilities of the ALLU range of Transformers were shown at Hillhead 2018 for the first time by ALLU’s new UK distributor, Blue Machinery Group Company Murray Plant. The company was delighted with the reception the ALLU Transformers received, with many new orders being taken during the three-day show.
Source: nssga.org On Aug. 16, the U.S. District Court in South Carolina issued a summary judgment against the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) two-year delay of the 2015 Waters of the U.S. Rule, reinstating the rule in all but the 26 states listed below due to earlier judicial stays.
ROLLING MEADOWS, IL — Komatsu America Corp. recently announced the introduction of the new WA480-8 Wheel Loader. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified emissions regulations-compliant engine, this latest addition to the wheel loader family combines higher production with lower fuel costs, improved operator comfort and enhanced serviceability.
In a year of multiple significant milestones for Cat® mining and infrastructure trucks, Caterpillar announces delivery of its 50,000th articulated truck from its Peterlee, U.K. manufacturing facility. Since the start of Cat branded articulated truck manufacturing in 1985, Caterpillar has become an industry leader of the articulated truck design.
Caterpillar recently celebrated the manufacture of the 1000th Cat® 797 Mining Truck. With 400 tons (363 tonnes) payload capacity, the 797F model is Caterpillar’s largest truck and the largest mechanical-drive mining truck in the world.
STAYTON, OR — Siegmund Excavation & Construction, serving the Pacific Northwest, and its partner company Allied Rock, LLC are modernizing the way they’re hauling loads, improving efficiency and increasincreasing payload.
SEREGNO, ITALY — On July 25, 2018, Mr. Roy Littlefield, the executive vice president of the Tire Industry Associations (TIA) officially announced the names of the honorees for the 2018 Hall of Fame Award, TIA’s highest honor and one of the most prestigious accolades of the tire industry at a global level.
Prairie Dawg Practical by Tim Holmberg, DEMI Equipment Will we ever realize a time when electrical cords will be absent from running our equipment? Will there come a time when we no longer need to wrap and unwrap the long, heavy runs of live high voltage power every time the plant is moved or changed […]
by Travis Vance and Pamela Williams A recent blockbuster decision by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has called into question the validity of citations under the Mine Act that were upheld by the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission administrative law judges prior to April 3, 2018.
RockRoadRecycle staff writer All photos courtesy of the specified OEM Getting the material out of the quarry, mine, tunnel or construction site has seen major developments in hauling equipment in recent years.
by Jon M. Casey CAT® Construction Equipment introduced its new D8T Track-Type Tractor during a media webinar presented on July 26, 2018 by Sam Meeker, Cat track-type tractor product applications specialist.
The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is to issue a ‘Guide to the verification of runway beams’ that will give everything you need to verify your runway beam, writes Ricardo German, technical assistant at LEEA.