Category Archives: Industry News

Recycling redefined with world’s first recycling solution of it’s kind


Recycling redefined with world’s first recycling solution of it’s kind


Terex Washing Systems is excited to announce the HydroScrub 200—the latest addition to its Greenline range of products that has been specifically tailored to work in wash recycling applications. The HydroScrub 200 uses the core principals of a high-performance log-washer with new features that offer dynamic adjustment and control, with flexibility that enables the customer […]

Designing for safety: A new approach to belt conveyors

Designing for safety: A new approach to belt conveyors

Conveyors are among the most dynamic and potentially dangerous areas of equipment at a mine or material processing site. Even though their safety and performance are critical to the operation’s success, the impact of their contribution to overall efficiency is often unrecognized by management and workers alike. Operational basics of belt conveyor systems are too […]

MAJOR welcomes new authorized dealer: Premier Equipment

MAJOR welcomes new authorized dealer: Premier Equipment

CANDIAC, QC — MAJOR announces the appointment of Premier Equipment, a leading supplier of material processing systems, as its new aggregate and mining screen media authorized dealer. Based in Bellingham, MA, the company will serve customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Premier Equipment offers MAJOR’s screen media solutions, including FLEX-MAT high-vibration wire screens in […]

Ritchie Bros. Orlando 2021 auction set for Feb. 15 – 20

Ritchie Bros. Orlando 2021 auction set for Feb. 15 – 20

Feb. 2020 event featured 13,000+ items selling for US$237+ million; 18,000+ registered bidders ORLANDO, FL — With the dates recently set, Ritchie Bros. is already accepting consignments for its massive, six-day Orlando auction on February 15 – 20, 2021. “We’re very excited to announce our 2021 auction dates for our ‘Premier Global Auction’ in Orlando, […]

Ritchie Bros. to host major pipeline auction in Grande Prairie next week

Ritchie Bros. to host major pipeline auction in Grande Prairie next week

4,700+ items selling on November 23 – 26, including a complete dispersal for NTL Pipelines, Inc. GRANDE PRAIRIE, AB — Since September Ritchie Bros. has sold more than 23,000 items and attracted 67,000+ online bidder registrations through its Alberta auctions. Next week, the company is set to sell another 4,700+ items in Grande Prairie, including […]

User-focused heavy-duty equipment hauling solution, Felling’s Low Pro Limited

User-focused heavy-duty equipment hauling solution, Felling’s Low Pro Limited

SAUK CENTRE, MN — Felling Trailers, Inc. adds the Low Pro Limited to its deck-over tag model line. Known as innovative solution providers to the transportation industry, Felling continually strives to refine their product offerings to be user-focused. “Our engineers improved on our already award winning design to create a heavy-duty, extremely user-focused construction tag […]

Hy-Brid Lifts meet updated safety standards in U.S. and Canada

Hy-Brid Lifts meet updated safety standards in U.S. and Canada

RICHFIELD, WI — Hy-Brid Lifts, an industry leader in high-quality, low-level access equipment, meets and exceeds U.S. and Canadian standards to provide the highest level of safety and comfort for customers. Both standards – ANSI A92.20 and CSA B354.6 – are the baseline from which Hy-Brid Lifts engineers each lift model. The CSA Group (formerly […]

New Ty-Deck Ultra Screen media reduces or eliminates need for rinse screen

New Ty-Deck Ultra Screen media reduces or eliminates need for rinse screen

ST. CATHARINES, ONT — Haver & Boecker Niagara introduces Ty-Deck Ultra modular screen media. The polyurethane screen media offers a robust solution for mining operations seeking more sustainable options in applications requiring production increases combined with high abrasion resistance. Ty-Deck Ultra’s accelerated screening action cleans material without the use of water, therefore reducing the need […]

Metso Outotec launches high-capacity Larox ® FFP3716 filter for sustainable tailings filtration

Metso Outotec launches high-capacity Larox ® FFP3716 filter for sustainable tailings filtration

Metso Outotec is introducing a new high-capacity filter for demanding tailings applications. Extending the product family line of the FFP filters, the new Larox®FFP3716 filter comes with compact plate pack design and smart automation, redefining the overall standard in reliability, capacity and safety in tailings filtration. Combined with Metso Outotec’s optimized filtration plant design, the […]

Doosan Bobcat named 2020 Impact Award Winner for Bobcat features on demand tech

Doosan Bobcat named 2020 Impact Award Winner for Bobcat features on demand tech

WEST FARGO, ND – Doosan Bobcat North America, a global leader in compact equipment and innovation, is the winner of the Innovation Leader 2020 Impact Award in the Best New Initiative category for Features On Demand, a digital solution that enables customers to customize features on Bobcat® R-Series compact track loaders and skid-steer loaders. Innovation […]

Strong pricing continues in US$53+ million Ritchie Bros. auction in Houston, TX

Strong pricing continues in US$53+ million Ritchie Bros. auction in Houston, TX

Two-day online auction attracted 11,300+ bidders from 67 countries; up 39% year over year HOUSTON, TX — Demand for equipment at Ritchie Bros.’ online auctions continues to break records, as the company saw bidder registrations jump 39 percent year over year for this week’s US$53+ million auction in Houston, TX. Due to COVID, the November […]

CASE hosts live/interactive webcast on lowering total cost of ownership (TCO) for construction equipment fleets

CASE Hosts Live/Interactive Webcast on Lowering Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for Construction Equipment Fleets

Interactive online webcast (November 24 — 10 AM Central) will cover a range of topics, from proper equipment operation and utilization to best service practices and equipment specification/purchase strategies.   CASE Construction Equipment will host a live and interactive webcast on Tuesday, November 24 at 10 AM Central to discuss strategies for lowering the total […]

Beyond self-cleaning: How high-performance screen media offers improved performance and profits from top to bottom

Beyond self-cleaning: How high-performance screen media offers improved performance and profits from top to bottom

by Lars Bräunling, MAJOR Director of Product Technology Self-cleaning screen media offers a number of benefits, including the elimination of pegging and blinding for aggregate and mining operations. However, certain design characteristics, such as limited opening sizes, leave producers with little option on where to employ self-cleaning screen media in their operation. Because of this, […]

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 […]

Bobcat Company introduces new large excavator attachments

Bobcat Company introduces new large excavator attachments

WEST FARGO, ND – Bobcat Company is widening its attachment offering with the introduction of new large excavator attachments. The versatile lineup includes the Bobcat® trenching bucket, grading bucket and pin grabber, as well as main pin and pro-link thumb attachments paired specifically with the E145 and E165 large excavators.   Heavy-duty trenching bucket The […]

Ritchie Bros. continues online success with CA$110+ million auction in Edmonton, AB

Ritchie Bros. continues online success with CA$110+ million auction in Edmonton, AB

Four-day, online-only event attracted close to 19,000 registered bidders—up 49% year over year EDMONTON, AB — Just seven weeks after selling 10,000+ items, Ritchie Bros.’ Edmonton team was back at it last week, selling another 9,200+ items for CA$110+ million (US$83+ million) over four days. The October 28 – 31 Edmonton auction attracted 18,945 bidders […]

IROCK Crushers expands dealer territory to Dallas and Houston

IROCK Crushers expands dealer territory to Dallas and Houston

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers has recently expanded the territory of their dealer, IPE Aggregate, into Dallas and Houston, Texas. IPE Aggregate had most recently represented IROCK in parts of Texas and Mexico. IPE Aggregate has been serving the aggregate, construction and mining industry for over 18 years and is headquartered in McAllen, Texas. […]

John Deere 944K Hybrid wheel loader reaches 1 million field hours

John Deere 944K Hybrid wheel loader reaches 1 million field hours

MOLINE, IL — A testament to the durability and performance of the John Deere machines, the 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader has logged 1 million operating hours in the field. With the achievement of this milestone, customers can be confident in the 944K’s quality and reliability, even in the toughest of conditions. “Whenever we develop a […]

MAJOR welcomes new authorized dealer: Aggregate Machinery Specialist

MAJOR welcomes new authorized dealer: Aggregate Machinery Specialist

CANDIAC, QC — MAJOR appoints Aggregate Machinery Specialist as its newest aggregate and mining screen media authorized dealer. Aggregate Machinery Specialist will serve customers in California. They will offer MAJOR’s screen media solutions, including FLEX-MAT high-vibration wire screens in tensioned and modular versions. Aggregate Machinery Specialist was founded in 1986 to supply crushing and screening […]

Ritchie Bros. to expand data and service offerings with acquisition of Rouse Services

Ritchie Bros. to expand data and service offerings with acquisition of Rouse Services

“Data and analytics are fundamental building blocks to deliver great customer experiences in today’s world,” said Ann Fandozzi, CEO of Ritchie Bros. VANCOUVER, BC — Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE: RBA) (TSX: RBA) (“Ritchie Bros.” or the “Company”) and Rouse Services (“Rouse” or “Rouse Services”) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Ritchie […]

Remembering ECA’s Pete Schell: His legacy knew no limits

Remembering ECA’s Pete Schell: His legacy knew no limits

PITTSBURGH, PA — Pete Schell, former long-time employee of Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), passed away on June 28, 2020. After dedicating 38 years to ECA and directly helping to transition the company into the sophisticated, century-old global operation it is today, he had earned a rightful place as a member of the family. Pete […]

SnowEx® Introduces HELIXX™ stainless steel hopper for compact trucks and UTVs

SnowEx® Introduces HELIXX™ stainless steel hopper for compact trucks and UTVs

MADISON HEIGHTS, MI – SnowEx® is bringing its revolutionary HELIXX™ material delivery system to a new 0.35 cubic yard stainless steel spreader developed specifically to fit UTVs and compact trucks. The HELIXX 0.35 cubic yard offers many of the same features found on SnowEx’s larger stainless steel hopper models. The advanced corkscrew, or “helix,” design […]

ASV signs dealers in Alaska and Texas, adds dealer locations in Q3 2020

ASV signs dealers in Alaska and Texas, adds dealer locations in Q3 2020

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc., manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, expands product availability in Alaska and the Lower 48 with new dealers and dealer locations across the United States. ASV added Construction Machinery Industrial with four locations in Alaska, as well as Robinson, Texas-based Construction Edge Equipment. […]

SANY America auctions excavators to lift more than dirt

SANY America auctions excavators to lift more than dirt

  SANY America donates over $58,000 to Promise Place and Travis Mills Foundation PEACHTREE CITY, GA — From its headquarters in Peachtree City, GA, SANY America produces heavy equipment that is made for America and sold through an expanding North American dealer network. Recently, two very distinct SANY excavators hit the road on their way […]

MAJOR and Haver & Boecker Niagara collaborate to improve customer screening efficiency

MAJOR and Haver & Boecker Niagara collaborate to improve customer screening efficiency

CANDIAC, QC — MAJOR, a leading global manufacturer of high-performance wire screening media, partners with Haver & Boecker Niagara to give operations the tools to maximize production, improve performance and increase revenue. The two processing equipment companies recently presented customers a one-of-a-kind informational webinar as part of the collaboration. The educational presentation discusses screening best […]