Category Archives: Technology

When to use an A-style vs. a K-style diverter

For both the A-Style and the K-Style diverter design option, the primary responsibility is to divert material from a single source toward either of two locations. However, the application benefits for each design vary from one another. What do these diverters have in common? In gravity flow applications, certain materials achieve optimal flow rates if […]

New CAT® C13B engine delivers more power in a compact lightweight design

The new Cat® C13B leverages a proven, reliable core engine with over 109 million off-highway field hours combined with design improvements to create customer value, allowing OEMs to downsize their engine platforms, lower installation costs and maximize uptime. The 12.5-liter engine features a patented non-EGR aftertreatment system to meet EU Stage V and U.S. EPA […]

New mobile classification system separates aggregates without water

LEBANON, PA — Process equipment manufacturer Van Tongeren America has unveiled a mobile version of its breakthrough dry particle classification system that separates materials on-site without requiring water. Developed for processing manufactured sand, frac sand, crushed stone, cement, gravel, lime and other materials, the new, mobile classification system sets the entire processing plant within a […]

CM Labs sets industry benchmark with new dozer simulator training pack

CM Labs Simulations has announced the release of a state-of-the-art Dozer Simulator Training Pack that allows trainees to experience the unique feel of pushing soil and aggregate material from the seat of a virtual dozer. Trainees can perform both heavy excavation and fine grading with the simulator’s six-way blade, and dozer tracks even slip based […]

Manitowoc releases free boom configurator app to help quickly determine crane setup

The Manitowoc Boom Length Selector App allows you to use your smartphone to determine the best overall boom and jib length combination based on your lift parameters The app is available now for iOS and Android devices Manitowoc Cranes has announced a new smartphone app for iOS and Android devices that will help crane operators […]