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The ride to success

The ride to success

Chicago Trucking Company Grows Business with Partnership From serving a few surrounding counties to spanning the entire Midwest, Catom Trucking has grown significantly over the years. But it isn’t catchy advertising or feet-on-the pavement sales efforts the construction and aggregates equipment hauling company credits for its success; they believe their customers led the way.

Thirty-two industry leaders participate in ARTBA Foundation Leadership Development Program

Thirty-two industry leaders participate in ARTBA Foundation Leadership Development Program

(WASHINGTON)— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation’s Industry Leader Development Program (ILDP) hosted 32 emerging leaders in the transportation design and construction industry in an intensive May 16-17 introduction to federal legislative and regulatory advocacy issues.

USCC’s Model Compost Rules Template (MCRT) 2.0 released

USCC’s Model Compost Rules Template (MCRT) 2.0 released

RALEIGH, NC – The US Composting Council is pleased to announce today the release of the Model Compost Rules Template 2.0. This well-vetted document is an important resource in building composting infrastructure, providing states with solid guidelines to incorporate as they update and renew their composting permitting rules and regulations. This along with the recent launch of […]

Metso Outotec collaborates with Malvern Panalytical on Planet Positive offering for bulk ore sorting

Metso Outotec collaborates with Malvern Panalytical on Planet Positive offering for bulk ore sorting

Metso Outotec and Malvern Panalytical have signed a collaboration agreement to provide sensor-based bulk ore sorting solutions for the mining industry. The combination of the companies’ expertise in crushing and bulk material handling solutions and ore analyzers enables the parties to offer an industry-leading portfolio of solutions for bulk ore sorting. With this offering, mining […]

With My Komatsu, contractors get impactful visual analyses of telematics data for a mixed fleet

With My Komatsu, contractors get impactful visual analyses of telematics data for a mixed fleet

Designed to collect, visualize and monitor telematics data from Komatsu and non-Komatsu machines To get the most value from your telematics data, you need an efficient way to interpret it. What if you could monitor the health of your entire mixed-equipment fleet from one dashboard, receive maintenance alerts on your phone, and order parts without searching […]

Bo Doll joins Durex Products as south-central Regional Sales Manager

Bo Doll joins Durex Products as south-central Regional Sales Manager

LUCK, WI – Durex Products Inc., a leading manufacturer of premium wire, polyurethane, and rubber screen media technologies, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Bo Doll, who joins as a Regional Sales Manager covering the south-central United States.

New atomized mist cannon manages dust in unfavorable weather conditions

New atomized mist cannon manages dust in unfavorable weather conditions

PEORIA, IL – The next advancement in industrial dust suppression has been introduced by the leader in atomized mist technology, a powerful cannon that is designed to fight dust with maximum efficiency. Developed in response to the needs of customers in areas with variable winds, the DustBoss® DB-60 Surge® features water propelled at high velocity […]

ASV expands line of branded attachments with augers, breakers, trenchers and soil conditioners

ASV expands line of branded attachments with augers, breakers, trenchers and soil conditioners

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, has expanded its line of branded attachments tested for use on ASV machines. The new lineup features augers and bits, breakers, trenchers and soil conditioners. The attachments are tested to ensure maximum efficiency and performance with ASV equipment. Plus, contractors can benefit from […]

ARTBA Foundation announces financial assistance to seven children of fallen highway workers

ARTBA Foundation announces financial assistance to seven children of fallen highway workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Seven children of highway workers who were killed or permanently disabled on the job will receive post-high school financial assistance for the 2022-23 school year from the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Foundation’s (ARTBA-TDF) “Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship” fund.

Yanmar launches website dedicated to compact equipment

Yanmar launches website dedicated to compact equipment

GRAND RAPIDS, MN  – Yanmar Compact Equipment North Americalaunches a state-of-the-art website dedicated to its lines of compact equipment. The site comes as one of many new investments Yanmar is making in the North American market and corresponds to the company’s initiative to adopt a customer-focused approach in every facet of its business.

Intelligent instruments for optimizing mining operations: introducing Metso Outotec Sense series

Intelligent instruments for optimizing mining operations: introducing Metso Outotec Sense series

Metso Outotec has grouped its portfolio of intelligent instruments under the Sense series. The portfolio is designed to solve specific process challenges and enable optimization for minerals and hydrometallurgical processes. The market’s most comprehensive portfolio of intelligent instruments is part of Metso Outotec’s Planet Positive offering. Covering the entire flowsheet, Sense series instruments are suited […]

Altorfer Cat kicks off Caterpillar’s 2022-2023 Global Operator Challenge dealer-level competition

Altorfer Cat kicks off Caterpillar’s 2022-2023 Global Operator Challenge dealer-level competition

Klocke Inc.’s Kent Richmond advances to regional semifinals in North Carolina On a cold, drizzly day in March, 25 equipment operators from Iowa, Illinois and Missouri converged on Edwards, Ill. to compete in the first Caterpillar Global Operator Challenge dealer event, organized by Altorfer Cat of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The day-long event challenged the skills […]

Volvo Construction Equipment expands load assist features for wheel loaders

Volvo Construction Equipment expands load assist features for wheel loaders

Volvo Construction Equipment announces new functionality for Load Assist, a productivity program run on the Co-Pilot tablet in the cab of Volvo CE wheel loaders. Volvo Construction Equipment has launched new functions on its wheel loader productivity software, Load Assist. The updates include new modes within the On-Board Weighing app, the Operator Coaching Advanced app and […]

Machinery Supply joins Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc. as dealer for Western Canada

Machinery Supply joins Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc.  as dealer for Western Canada

MILWAUKEE, WI – Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc. is proud to announce Machinery Supply as the new dealer for Western Canada, with their territory including Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and British Columbia. Machinery Supply will represent all Lippmann crushing and screening equipment in the territory.

Davis promoted to Senior Technical Sales Manager

Davis promoted to Senior Technical Sales Manager

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO — IROCK Crushers, a leading manufacturer of mobile and portable crushing plants, screening plants, and conveying equipment, is thrilled to announce the recent promotion of Dan Davis to Senior Technical Sales Manager. Dan has been an active member in the aggregates & construction industry for over 40 years. With his extensive experience, […]

TOMRA Recycling appoints Parker Bynum as new sales manager, USA West

TOMRA Recycling appoints Parker Bynum as new sales manager, USA West

Nick Doyle moves from western sales manager position to new key accounts manager, North America Sensor-based sorting specialist, TOMRA Recycling, announces the appointment of Parker Bynum as the new sales manager, USA West, covering the waste and recycling industry. In this role, Bynum will consult directly with TOMRA partners and customers to implement the right […]

Metso Outotec launches their next-generation Metrics solution for improved equipment performance and plant availability in the aggregates industry

Metso Outotec launches their next-generation Metrics solution for improved equipment performance and plant availability in the aggregates industry

Metso Outotec is launching an upgraded version of Metrics, an innovative cloud-based tool for real-time monitoring for aggregates customers’ Lokotrack mobile crushers and screens. The new remote monitoring solution will bring significantly better connectivity and optimization benefits to aggregate customers’ crushing processes. The solution has been developed together with distributors and customers and offers several […]

Mazio SKID Paver provides jobsite agility and versatility via skid steer loaders

Mazio SKID Paver provides jobsite agility and versatility via skid steer loaders

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL – The versatile Mazio skid-steer-mounted SKID Paver is ideal for asphalt patching and paving of roads, pathways, bicycle tracks, parking lots, driveways, and utility trenches. With a 1.5 yd3 (1.4 m3) hopper capacity, a paving width of up to 6.2 ft (1.9 m), and a paving speed of 82 ft (25 […]

Open drum or depth control? Selecting the right mulcher for your fleet

Open drum or depth control? Selecting the right mulcher for your fleet

by Matt Nelson, Product Manager at Diamond Mowers   Ideal for land clearing, vegetation management, and utility or roadside maintenance, a drum mulcher serves a variety of needs from maintaining agricultural property and mitigating the spread of invasive species to infrastructure development and right-of-way clearing. But how do you know which drum attachment is right […]

Felling Trailers signs Floyd’s Truck Center as authorized dealer

Felling Trailers signs Floyd’s Truck Center as authorized dealer

SAUK CENTRE, MN – Felling Trailers, Inc. has signed Floyd’s Truck Center as an authorized Felling Trailers dealer. Floyd’s Truck Center has nine locations spanning Northcentral to the Northwestern United States; Nebraska, Wyoming, South Dakota, and Montana. All the Floyd’s Truck Centers sell and service Felling Trailers’ complete product line, consisting of over 240 models, ranging […]

Lippmann Crushing Systems enters the UK market

Lippmann Crushing Systems enters the UK market

Lippmann is proud to announce its entrance into the United Kingdom crushing and screening market. The company has teamed up with two distributors renowned for their high levels of customer service support, Stewart Plant Sales (SPS) and Aggregates Processing & Recycling Ltd (Agg Pro) will now be providing quality crushing and screening systems to aggregates […]

Road Widener increases versatility of Offset Vibratory Roller attachment with new accessory

Road Widener increases versatility of Offset Vibratory Roller attachment with new accessory

DELAFIELD, WI  — Road Widener LLC., a leading manufacturer of innovative road construction equipment, now offers a spray bar system that increases the versatility of their patented Offset Vibratory Roller attachment. This accessory fits on all Offset Vibratory Roller attachments and aids in suppressing dust particles, compacting aggregates and preventing clumping when rolling hot mix […]

CDRA announces incoming executive director

CDRA announces incoming executive director

CHICAGO, IL – Waste industry veteran Rebecca Caldwell will replace long-time Executive Director William Turley on July 1, 2022, as he relinquishes full-time duties as the head of the Construction & Demolition Recycling Association, which he founded 28 years ago.