Category Archives: Features

Rough tools for fine particles: The Tuytel Group continues to count on Lindner’s mobile shredding technology

Rough tools for fine particles: The Tuytel Group continues to count on Lindner’s mobile shredding technology

When it comes to hiring first-class machines, you should head to Oud-Alblas in the Netherlands, about 25 km from Rotterdam. That’s where the Tuytel Group is based and where it has been renting out heavy construction machinery as well as offering transport solutions and recycling machines in the Netherlands and all across Europe since 1999. […]

Asphalt recycling with a zero carbon footprint at Famenne Enrobés

Asphalt recycling with a zero carbon footprint at Famenne Enrobés

In the beautiful territory of Marche en Famenne in Belgium, the company Famenne Enrobés produces and supplies hydrocarbon coatings for the road sector. With a staff of 15 employees they manage besides their offices, an asphalt production plant, an asphalt recycling plant & their own laboratory. All on the same location. The asphalt plant, installed […]

Is it the flu or COVID-19? 4 key steps to address new workplace challenges at the start of flu season

Is it the flu or COVID-19? 4 key steps to address new workplace challenges at the start of flu season

by Travis Vance / Fisher Phillips The COVID-19 pandemic has brought more workplace law challenges over the past six months or so than many employers will see in a lifetime. From changing directives on wearing masks, determining what to do when an employee is ill with COVID-19, and tracking the hours of employees working at home, employers have […]

Precise additive metering for combined dust & odor control

Precise additive metering for combined dust & odor control

PEORIA, IL – In a move to deliver even greater performance and flexibility to its lineup of atomized mist cannons for odor management and wide-area disinfection, BossTek® has introduced a new model with a dosing pump to precisely meter additives such as surfactants, tackifiers, odor treatments and disinfectants. With a standard coverage area of more […]

Rockster DUPLEX crusher conquers the kingdom of Morocco

Rockster DUPLEX crusher conquers the kingdom of Morocco

Since February 2020, the R1100D impactor with screen box and return belt has been creating valuable aggregate for CSB Mobile. The easy handling and good performance of the crusher as well as the possibility of processing various materials were key criteria for the purchase. CSB Mobile S.A.R.L. with its headquarters in Casablanca is a reliable […]

Ease of transport and high performance were key factors to purchase Rockster R900 impactor

Ease of transport and high performance were key factors to purchase Rockster R900 impactor

  The number of demolition projects has been increasing steadily over the years, and the disposal of construction waste has become more and more expensive. The next logical step for Martin Meier Erdbau from Velburg, in the Upper Palatinate area of Germany, was the purchase of a mobile crusher so the demolition material could be […]

Macleod Construction and Sandvik celebrate two decades of partnership

Macleod Construction and Sandvik celebrate two decades of partnership

MacLeod Construction Ltd may have been founded on traditional house building values, but it has successfully embedded modern construction and quarrying practices into its operations. Based in Lochgilphead (Scottland), the multi-faceted company are one of the largest private employers in the area and remain an innovator when it comes to materials, production and management. For […]

Volvo boosts customer uptime with QuickFit® Engine Assurance Program for safe, clean and fast oil changes

Volvo boosts customer uptime with QuickFit® Engine Assurance Program for safe, clean and fast oil changes

Oil changes are one of the most time-consuming routine maintenance activities, and also high risk for environmental and safety hazards. The QuickFit® Engine Assurance Program, offered exclusively through Volvo CE, shortens downtime by over 50% per preventive maintenance service event. It is coupled with a zero-spill, $10,000 guarantee and catastrophic engine coverage for up to […]

New Cat® MH3040 material handler cuts fuel by and maintenance costs

New Cat® MH3040 material handler cuts fuel by and maintenance costs

Delivering the power and reliability required for the most demanding material handling applications in scrap and millyard operations, the new Cat® MH3040 builds on the successful legacy of the M325D L MH model. The boom, sticks and other high-stress areas feature thick, multiplate fabrications, castings and forgings to withstand wear and deliver years of durable […]

Vermeer introduces new TR5300 trommel screen

Vermeer introduces new TR5300 trommel screen

Vermeer expands its electric-powered recycling product line with the addition of the new TR5300EM trommel screen. This new trommel screen is powered by an industrial-duty, fan-cooled 60-hp electric motor, and delivers a drum speed of 0-24 revolutions per minute to handle multiple material types, including compost, topsoil and wood biomass. The quiet operating TR5300EM also […]

Whether in Inner-City or Gravel Quarry – the Rockster R1000S increases Sedlmaier’s flexibility and efficiency

Whether in Inner-City or Gravel Quarry – the Rockster R1000S increases Sedlmaier’s flexibility and efficiency

In early 2020, Anton Sedlmaier GmbH, from Starnberg in Bavaria, decided to purchase the 30-ton impact crusher R1000S. The first location is a large-scale project in the center of Tutzing, where a 6-story Roche Group company building was razed to the ground. With a team of 30 people and 50 years of history, Anton Sedlmaier […]

3 Ways to prevent issues with vibration analysis

3 Ways to prevent issues with vibration analysis

by Lars Bräunling, MAJOR Director of Product Technology When coupled with routine maintenance, anticipating the needs of equipment is an important way operations can ensure screening performance and productivity. Consistently monitoring a vibrating screen with a predictive analysis program helps to not only keep it up and running, but helps to do so efficiently. Predictive […]

Both Rockster impactor and scalper No. 1 choice to start recycling business

Both Rockster impactor and scalper No. 1 choice to start recycling business

Titan Enterprises, and its sister companies with more than 130 employees, is a large construction company in Virginia. Their main area of business is commercial and residential concrete construction in both the Myrtle Beach and Northern Virginia areas, however CEO Jack Pereira and partners recently acquired a well-equipped recycling site in Myrtle Beach, SC, which […]

Rockster’s closed circuit impactor is #1 choice for leading company in recycling of building materials

Rockster’s closed circuit impactor is #1 choice for leading company in recycling of building materials

Demolish — recycle — build. Bauhof Deutschlandsberg GmbH has been ensuring the perfect material cycle for 24 years. With a 9-person team and strong partner network such as the transport company Konrad Pistolnig GmbH, Westbeton GmbH and Tiefbau Deutschlandsberg, company’s great strengths are building demolition, container services and the recycling of all types of construction […]

Who can answer my heavy-haul questions?

Who can answer my heavy-haul questions?

by Troy Geisler, vice president of sales and marketing, Talbert Manufacturing To an outsider, hauling might seem straightforward — and some might even say easy. Operators, fleet managers, dealers and manufacturers know better. Hauling is a complicated process. Operators must consider the specifications of the intended load, road conditions in their operating area, and a […]

McCloskey unveils new product line

McCloskey unveils new product line

McCloskey to enhance offerings in recycling with introduction of first shredder KEENE, ON — McCloskey International have expanded their mobile solutions with a new product range – shredders. The new McCloskey VTS95 is the first product to makes its debut for the new Recycling Division. Designed for maximum performance and high productivity, the VTS95 tracked […]

COVID-19 can’t stop Lindner Recyclingtech from commissioning shredders using modern technology

COVID-19 can’t stop Lindner Recyclingtech from commissioning shredders using modern technology

A new shredder to transform waste into alternative fuels had been ordered and delivered, the facility’s retrofitting was in full swing – and then came the coronavirus lockdown. That was the problem facing the German waste management company Hündgen in Swisttal-Ollheim. But thanks to state-of-the-art communication software and remote service tools, the new Lindner Micromat […]

Modified Ransome shark tooth splitter helps contractor save Hawaiian bridge

Modified Ransome shark tooth splitter helps contractor save Hawaiian bridge

    Nothing good can come of a severe thunderstorm unless you happen to be on the receiving end of an emergency contract to clean up the aftermath. Cushnie Construction Company, Inc. encountered this situation on the island of Kauai in Hawaii starting on March 16, 2020. “We had a hell of a flood on […]

Mixture matters

Mixture matters

Tips for blending screen media for maximum performance in all phases of screening by Steve Fair, engineered screen media division manager, Haver & Boecker Niagara Producing the most tons per hour, ensuring product meets specifications and maximizing the wear life of screen media can be difficult to achieve using only one type of media. Finding […]

OSHA changes how to record COVID-19 cases

OSHA changes how to record COVID-19 cases

Agency said to be returning to standards in place prior changes made in April. Source: EHS Today David Sparkman May 28, 2020 OSHA is trying to simplify how most employers go about determining whether an employee who is diagnosed with COVID-19 contracted the disease at work or elsewhere, but in the process may have just […]

Midwestern Industries materials testing lab optimizes screening productivity for EOL rubber tire material recovery

Midwestern Industries materials testing lab optimizes screening productivity for EOL rubber tire material recovery

Ensuring optimal and sustainable screening equipment processes and productivity is vital for a vast range of processing industries. When investing in expensive capital screening equipment, therefore, it is critical to remove any guess work. Conducting advanced screening testing prior to this investment can provide end-users with essential quantitative data to protect their investment. This is […]

Urban demolition project uses atomized mist to comply with dust regulations

Urban demolition project uses atomized mist to comply with dust regulations

A Colorado demolition firm with a reputation for environmental stewardship on complex large-scale projects has successfully complied with strict urban dust suppression regulations throughout a sensitive 18-month demolition project, from structural implosion to site clearing. Using two atomized misting cannons to control dust created by the takedown, Colorado Cleanup Corporation (CCC) was able to demolish […]

2020 Earth Day: DaVinci Roofscapes recycles 1+ million pounds of waste per year with net zero landfill scrap

2020 Earth Day: DaVinci Roofscapes recycles 1+ million pounds of waste per year with net zero landfill scrap

LENEXA, KS – Eight years ago DaVinci Roofscapes began its recycling program. This year on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the composite roofing manufacturer announced the company has reprocessed and re-used more than 7,000,000 pounds of polymer scrap as part of the company’s environmental initiative. “As our manufacturing operations have increased over the years, […]

Rockster’s hydrostatic drive concept is a key factor for Bavarian recycling specialist Forster

Rockster’s hydrostatic drive concept is a key factor for Bavarian recycling specialist Forster

Built from scratch 30 years ago, Richard Forster’s company has now developed into an industry specialist with 27 employees. The recycling professional from Steinkirchen, Germany, has always been focused on the processing of contaminated soil, gravel, stone, litter, construction rubble and waste from sewer cleaning. The company is made out of three landfills, as well […]

Variable frequency drive: Unmatched versatility in dust suppression via atomized mist

Variable frequency drive: Unmatched versatility in dust suppression via atomized mist

In a move designed to bring unparalleled versatility to its lineup of highly-successful dust suppression equipment, BossTek has introduced an optional variable frequency drive (VFD) system that allows users to adjust air flow to suit a broader range of applications and working environments. Driven by customer input from a number of different industries, the new […]