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Minnesota compost leaders, non-profit advocate among awardees being recognized at USCC’s COMPOST2019

Minnesota compost leaders, non-profit advocate among awardees being recognized at USCC’s COMPOST2019

RESTON, VA — Composting facilities in Texas and Tennessee and a non-profit program in San Diego, CA are among those who will be honored by their peers by the US Composting Council at the upcoming awards celebration on Jan. 30, 2019. Awardees are nominated by peers and honored each year at the US Composting Council’s Annual […]

Hexagon introduces rugged industrial computers for mining industry

Hexagon introduces rugged industrial computers for mining industry

TUCSON, AZ  — Hexagon‘s Mining division today introduced HxGN MineDiscover Core LP and Core HP, rugged industrial computers designed for the toughest mining environments. The new low-precision and high-precision computers feature an extremely robust design, tailormade for the most challenging conditions. They deliver exceptional performance, flawlessly capturing telemetry and production data and boosting site efficiency and […]

CCREF releases new report on soluble salts in compost

CCREF releases new report on soluble salts in compost

RESTON, VA  — Compost contains a multitude of essential nutrients for plant growth, such as nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P) and potassium (K), and can also be a source of organic matter. However, recent concerns and criticisms have been directed toward composts with a high concentration of soluble salts. Soluble salts refer to the amount of […]

Repeal of proprietary products rule will promote innovation & provide states more flexibility

Repeal of proprietary products rule will promote  innovation & provide states more flexibility

WASHINGTON, DC – The repeal of a 103-year old federal procurement rule would remove a major regulatory roadblock and “spur investment in and deployment of new technologies that promise to help advance safety, alleviate traffic congestion and improve our nation’s highways,” the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Jan. 14 told the U.S. Department of […]

Aquajet Systems to launch Ergo Spine at World of Concrete 2019

Aquajet Systems to launch Ergo Spine at World of Concrete 2019

MONROE, WA — Aquajet Systems AB, the hydrodemolition division of Brokk AB, will launch the Ergo Spine attachment for its new Ergo System hydrodemolition machine in the United States at World of Concrete 2019. The Spine wields four times the water reaction force of hand lances, giving contractors a more powerful and safer alternative.  Aquajet […]