Category Archives: Industry News

Design Errors Cited by NTSB in FIU Bridge Collapse

Design Errors Cited by NTSB in FIU Bridge Collapse

​WASHINGTON (Nov. 15, 2018) — An investigative update issued by the National Transportation Safety Board Thursday about its ongoing investigation of the fatal, FIU pedestrian bridge collapse in Miami, Florida, says errors were made in the design of the 174-foot span and cracking observed prior to the collapse is consistent with those errors. Six people died and eight others were injured […]

Western Global celebrates growth with Tank Talk Events at new location

Western Global celebrates growth with Tank Talk Events at new location

TROY, MI  – Western Global, a leading provider of portable tanks and dispensing equipment for the storage and handling of fuels, lubricants and other fluids, hosted industry representatives at its Tank Talk Events celebrating the company’s new location in Troy, MI on Oct. 16 and 18. Over the past few years, Western Global has experienced […]

Partner Rentals chooses SDLG for Northeast rental fleet

Partner Rentals chooses SDLG for Northeast rental fleet

Partner Rentals, a Kingston, NY-based equipment rental house, is adding SDLG wheel loaders to its fleet. The company needed loaders for its rental customers that work mainly in landscaping, snow removal and light construction and found that SDLG’s value proposition was ideal for a small rental company for several reasons. Hernan del Aguila, owner of […]

New look for Houston Shell & Concrete continues to deliver superior experience to customers

New look for Houston Shell & Concrete continues to deliver superior experience to customers

HOUSTON,TEXAS — Houston Shell & Concrete, a Houston-based ready-mix concrete supplier, unveiled its new look this month as part of its continued commitment to provide Greater Houston-area contractors and do-it-yourselfers customizable options with a superior experience. Houston Shell & Concrete, often known as HSC, recently revealed its new color scheme, paying homage to the company’s […]