Category Archives: Industry News

Pettibone partners with Mecalac on 8MCR railroad excavator in North American market

Pettibone partners with Mecalac on 8MCR railroad excavator  in North American market

BARAGA, MI — Pettibone has announced a partnership with Mecalac to provide sales and service support in North America for the Mecalac 8MCR Rail-Road, a compact crawler excavator that is purpose built with factory-installed hi-rails for railway maintenance and service work. In addition to digging, the 8MCR Rail-Road excavator is also designed to provide outstanding lifting […]

Columbus, OH to host the pipeline construction auction of the year on June 27 & 28

Columbus, OH to host the pipeline construction auction of the year on June 27 & 28

120+ pipelayers already consigned for huge Ritchie Bros. event—consignments still being accepted COLUMBUS, OH — Events like this happen once a year, at most. On June 27 – 28, 2019, Ritchie Bros. will sell more than 120 pipelayers and other pipeline construction equipment at its auction site in Columbus, OH. Every single item will be sold […]

DSC Dredge, LLC joins forces with Dragflow S.r.l. to expand product lines

DSC Dredge, LLC joins forces with Dragflow S.r.l. to expand product lines

RESERVE, LA – DRAGFLOW is a world player in solid pumping solutions with over 25 years’ experience in manufacturing heavy duty pumps and complete dredging equipment. DRAGFLOW is focused on the continuous development of its design and manufacturing activities for dredging, mining and industrial sectors. DSC is a global leader in the dredge manufacturing industry, […]

OSHA requests information on possible updates to the Lockout/Tagout standard

OSHA requests information on possible updates to the Lockout/Tagout standard

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is requesting information on a possible update to the Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)) standard. The Agency is interested in comments on the use of control circuit-type devices to isolate energy, as well as the evolving technology for robotics. OSHA […]

NPK Construction Equipment purchases Genesis Attachments

NPK Construction Equipment (NPKCE), a subsidiary of Nippon Pneumatic Mfg. Co. LTD (NPK Japan), is very excited to announce that NPKCE has purchased Genesis Attachments LLC (USA), Genesis Holdings (Germany), and Genesis GmbH (Germany). We are very excited about this new partnership because, like NPK, Genesis is a market leading attachment supplier with a focus […]