Category Archives: Industry News

Paladin launches high-flow forestry disk mulcher

Paladin launches high-flow forestry disk mulcher

New FD60 Offers Quick, One-Step Solution for Felling, Mulching, and Stump-Grinding PORTLAND, OR — STANLEY Infrastructure, the premier partner for industrial tools and attachments, recently announced that Paladin is offering a new High-Flow Forestry Disk Mulcher, the FD60. The skid steer attachment accomplishes felling, mulching, and stump-grinding in a quick, one-step process. The FD60 maximizes […]

CASE Construction Equipment donates skid steer to Habitat for Humanity

CASE Construction Equipment donates skid steer to Habitat for Humanity

CASE Construction Equipment has donated a skid steer to Wichita Habitat for Humanity, expanding the manufacturer’s relationship with the international non-profit organization dedicated to improving lives through affordable home ownership. Globally, Habitat for Humanity has helped build, renovate and repair more than 600,000 decent, affordable houses sheltering more than 3 million people worldwide. “This incredibly versatile machine […]

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. […]

Haver & Boecker Niagara guarantees inventory with make & hold and stocking agreement programs

Haver & Boecker Niagara guarantees inventory with make & hold and stocking agreement programs

ST. CATHARINES, ONT — Haver & Boecker Niagara guarantees customers’ inventory through make & hold and stocking agreement programs for screen media and wear parts. The programs help mineral processing customers plan ahead and minimize downtime from long lead times while also providing options for pricing stability and simplified inventory management. “We want to help […]

Focused on unlocking customer value, Deere announces new operating model

Focused on unlocking customer value, Deere announces new operating model

MOLINE, IL — Deere & Company (DE) today announced a new vision and operating model in order to accelerate its success in the integration of smart technology innovation with Deere’s legacy of manufacturing excellence. The Deere Smart Industrial strategy is designed to unlock new value for customers and to help them become more profitable and […]

LiuGong North America continues to expand dealer network in U.S.

KATY, TEXAS — LiuGong North America recently appointed five new construction equipment dealers in the U.S., expanding their ever-growing dealer network. These dealerships provide the LiuGong and Dressta brands to areas of the country that previously did not have the opportunity to put them to the test. Malvese Equipment Company, Inc., Long Island’s oldest distributor […]

In-house Austrian production leads to top quality product

In-house Austrian production leads to top quality product

Since mid-last year, Rockster has moved to a larger production facility and has now successfully introduced serial production of the second machine type – R700S. Consistent quality control, better control of delivery times and expansion of production capacity were the main reasons for the move of Rockster Austria International GmbH from Ennsdorf to Neumarkt im […]

New CAT® MH3040 material handler cuts fuel and maintenance costs

New CAT® MH3040 material handler cuts fuel 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 […]

Metso introduces two new game-changing crushing and screening plant concepts for mining

Metso introduces two new game-changing crushing and screening plant concepts for mining

Metso is introducing two new game-changing solutions for the crushing and screening plants in mining: the flexible FITTM stations and the smart ForesightTM stations. The two unique, cost efficient and productive solutions will provide significant resource and time savings for the mines. “We have the experience in delivering crushing and screening plants with over one […]

Conveyor service contracts reduce downtime, hazards & costs

Conveyor service contracts reduce downtime, hazards & costs

Improve efficiency, reduce risk and control operating costs In a number of industries, operators are increasingly turning to outside contractors to take advantage of consistent maintenance schedules and expert service. Conducted by experienced and well-trained technicians from specialty companies, these contracts have been found to improve safety and control costs. Specialty contracting may be a […]

Ritchie Bros. sells 35,000+ items for US$295+ million in its busiest auction week yet

Ritchie Bros. sells 35,000+ items for US$295+ million in its busiest auction week yet

More than 80,000 bidders registered for 29 online auctions conducted over five days (June 22 – 26) VANCOUVER, BC — The online strength and global network of Ritchie Bros. was on full display last week as the company set a new record, selling 35,000+ equipment items and trucks in 29 online auctions across five countries […]

Brokk offers in-depth training program to maximize jobsite safety and productivity

Brokk offers in-depth training program to maximize jobsite safety and productivity

MONROE, WA — Brokk, the world’s leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, offers on-demand, personalized training options for Brokk customers. The offerings allow contractors to provide crews with in-depth operational or mechanical training from an experienced Brokk technician on-site or through Brokk’s Demonstration and Service Center in St. Joseph, Missouri. The flexible options — including […]

Metso launches new edition of the Conveyor Solutions Handbook

Metso launches new edition of the Conveyor Solutions Handbook

Metso is releasing the second edition of their Conveyor Solutions Handbook, designed as a definitive guide for conveyor professionals in the mining and aggregate industries. Conveyor Systems are a crucial factor in mining, aggregate and industrial operations, underpinning efficiency and – ultimately – profitability. ”We are really excited about the new updated Conveyor Solutions Handbook. […]

On the front lines with Fisher Phillips: 4-step plan for handling confirmed COVID-19 cases during re-opening

4-step plan for handling confirmed COVID-19 cases during re-opening

On the front lines with Fisher Phillips As businesses continue to reopen, employers are presented with new challenges as part of the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. With no known vaccine or treatment currently available for the novel coronavirus, reopened employers will likely experience confirmed cases of the illness in their workplace. Now is […]

ASV partners with Loftness to optimize new Battle Ax mulching head for ASV machines

ASV partners with Loftness to optimize new Battle Ax mulching head for ASV machines

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, partnered with Loftness Specialized Equipment to design a specialized Loftness S-Series Battle Ax mulching head for optimized performance with ASV machines. The skid steer and compact track loader attachment available through ASV’s dealer network is […]

Bobcat Company introduces four all-new, 60 frame-size R-Series loaders

Bobcat Company introduces four all-new, 60 frame-size R-Series loaders

WEST FARGO, ND — Bobcat Company is introducing four all-new, 60 frame size vertical lift path loaders to its product lineup: the Bobcat® R-Series T64 and T66 compact track loaders and S64 and S66 skid-steer loaders. These new loaders will join the T76 compact track loaders and S76 skid-steer loaders that were launched February 2020. […]

Webinar: Safely working with trees series

Webinar: Safely working with trees series

The Safely Working with Trees Series is a LIVE webinar series that will provide critical information and measures for anyone planning to work safely in and around trees. Proper care and safety standards reduce your chance of injury and promote safely working in and around trees.PennState Extension When (12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET)Wed., Jun. […]

U.S. DOL issues OSHA guidance as non-essential businesses reopen and employees return to work

U.S. DOL issues OSHA guidance as non-essential businesses reopen and employees return to work

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently issued guidance to assist employers reopening non-essential businesses and their employees returning to work during the evolving coronavirus pandemic. The guidance supplements the U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ previously developed Guidance on Preparing […]

ASGCO® is expanding, building and moving to new facility in Nazareth, PA

ALLENTOWN, PA —  ASGCO® recently announced that it will be expanding and moving their headquarters to a newly purchased and soon to be built operation in Nazareth, Pennsylvania.  The company, which operates at 301 W. Gordon St. in Allentown, Pennsylvania, will be moving to 730 Bangor Road in Nazareth, Pennsylvania in the fall of 2021. […]

5,900+ items to sell in Ritchie Bros. first-ever Northeast Regional auction next week

5,900+ items to sell in Ritchie Bros. first-ever Northeast Regional auction next week

Featuring equipment from four locations, all items will be sold with online bidding only NORTH EAST, MD – For the past few months Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has been conducting its site auctions as online-only bidding events and seen bidder registrations hit record levels. Next week, on June 23 – 24, the company will combine equipment from […]

Caterpillar announces acquisition of Robotic Expertise

Caterpillar announces acquisition of Robotic Expertise

Caterpillar Inc. recently announced they’ve acquired select assets and hired employees from San Francisco, CA-based robot and autonomy technology solutions company Marble Robot, Inc. The acquisition is part of Caterpillar’s automation and autonomy strategy and demonstrates its commitment to the next generation of jobsite solutions. Building on its leadership in autonomous mining, the company plans […]

BOMAG’s new second generation compact cold planers boast multiple upgrades to improve productivity

BOMAG’s new second generation compact cold planers boast multiple upgrades to improve productivity

RIDGEWAY, SC — Available in 3- and 4-wheel designs, the new BOMAG BM 500/15-2 and BM 600/15-2 compact mills feature a reengineered vibration-isolated operator’s station that improves operator efficiency and productivity. A new suspension seat with optional heating boasts a 45-degree slewing angle for superior visibility to the left cutting edge and front/rear of the […]

Pre-engineering will be key to Superior’s new modular platform systems

Pre-engineering will be key to Superior’s new modular platform systems

MORRIS, MN – Superior Industries, Inc. recently announced a new series of modular plants for aggregate crushing, sorting, sizing and washing applications. Known as Fusion™ Modular Platforms, these pre-engineered, ready-to-build systems still allow customization to achieve best performance at each jobsite. “Our plant designs are scalable and easily expand with a developing customer site,” says […]

Metso introduces Nordberg® HP900 cone crusher for increased performance

Metso introduces Nordberg® HP900 cone crusher for increased performance

Metso is introducing the new Nordberg® HP900 Series cone crusher for the aggregate and mining markets. More than 10,000 HP cone crushers have been installed worldwide since 1989. The HP900 is built to bring increased performance and reduced CAPEX. The HP900 is an upgrade to the well-known HP800 cone crusher that has more than 175 […]

Five tips to maximize jobsite safety with remote-controlled demolition machines

Five tips to maximize jobsite safety with remote-controlled demolition machines

by Mike Martin, vice president of operations, Brokk Inc. Demolition can be a dangerous job. Whether it’s road and bridge repair, interior demolition or any other application that requires crews to dismantle existing construction, creating a culture of safety is vital for protecting workers and maintaining overall efficiency. For some contractors, remote-controlled demolition machines have […]