Category Archives: Technology

Cement plant overcomes remote conveyor issues with unique power generation technology

Cement plant overcomes remote conveyor issues with unique power generation technology

An innovative cement manufacturer in the Midwestern U.S. has implemented a unique power solution at a remote conveyor location that lacked convenient electrical access. The patent-pending design uses the kinetic energy of the moving belt to generate enough electricity to drive an automated dust suppression system, a pneumatic belt cleaner tensioner and a series of […]

Dust control technology advances produce cleaner air for construction

Dust control technology advances produce cleaner air for construction

RockRoadRecycle staff writer Many things affect construction, with new equipment and techniques being developed, but what is becoming more prevalent in virtually all operations is the development of clean air/dust control technology. This takes in many things, including new low emission engines from the likes of Caterpillar, Volvo CE and Deutz (among others) and the […]

EquipmentWatch unveils a new suite of fleet consulting products to solve large-scale fleet problems

EquipmentWatch unveils a new suite of fleet consulting products to solve large-scale fleet problems

ATLANTA, GA — EquipmentWatch, the world leader in data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has announced a new suite of fleet consulting products now available to contractors and equipment professionals seeking efficient solutions to large-scale fleet problems. Through an exclusive partnership with Price Digests, these solutions cover all major equipment types across construction, lift & access, […]