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Independent rental business thrives, meets regional demand for equipment rental and used equipment sales

Independent rental business thrives, meets regional demand for equipment rental and used equipment sales

John Sherlock’s story is one of evolution. Sherlock owns Sherlock Equipment in Bremerton, WA, serving the Kitsap Peninsula with compact track loaders, mini excavators and growing now to include dozers, mid-sized excavators and backhoes. Sherlock himself was a contractor until 2011, when he transitioned into short line equipment sales and eventually equipment rental in 2014. […]

Hey Prairie Dawg, “What is a ‘secondary’ crusher?”

Hey Prairie Dawg, “What is a ‘secondary’ crusher?”

Prairie Dawg Practical What does it mean when we refer to a rock crusher (either an existing unit in a plant’s layout or possibly a new-to-the-operation unit) as a “secondary crusher”? Does this mean it is the second crusher purchased or maybe just a backup to the main one? Is a secondary crusher smaller in […]

Recycling and waste handling solutions in focus at RWM 2018

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.