Category Archives: Features

Changing the game at Colorado Excavating Company

When Avalanche Excavating, Inc. was awarded a project in April 2015 that dealt with 11 residential blocks of underground utilities, storm sewers, and water lines in Salida, CO, the company knew it would not have much room at their location to navigate and process the spoils of the job.

Going for the green while staying in the black

TAZ Recycling began in 1998 as a father-son operation with two roll-off trucks and a dedication to tough, hard work. The Tazelaar family grew the business just southwest of Chicago to a multi-truck operation. In 2010 they decided to expand and open their own C&D recycling transfer station.

A superhero to save the day

When we talk about resource management and recycling, we generally think of processing material such as metal, plastic and glass. This is very important, but a big part of ensuring effective waste handling, is to also consider the ground beneath our feet, says John Irwin of waste management specialist CDEnviro.

John Deere’s Fixstern backhoe: A point on the horizon

by Colleen Suo CONEXPO 2017s main focus was on technology — both currently applied and looking into the future. Most, if not all the exhibitors demonstrated some type of new or recent technology being integrated into their product, service or equipment. The Tech Experience lot was front and center at the Las Vegas Convention Center’s […]