Category Archives: Technology

Vermeer launches innovative XR2 vacuum excavator

Vermeer launches innovative XR2 vacuum excavator

New concept in vacuum excavator technology delivers on productivity PELLA, Iowa, October 22, 2019 — Vermeer continues to propel the utility industry forward with the introduction of a new advancement in hydro-excavation. The Vermeer XR2 vacuum excavator is the industry’s first vacuum excavator equipped with a shaker deck that separates liquids and solids to allow […]

Ransome Attachments brings Ditch Doctor to the U.S.

Ransome Attachments brings Ditch Doctor to the U.S.

Ransome Attachments has been named the first and only distributor of Ditch Doctor™ Attachments in the United States. This unique hydraulic excavator attachment is designed for creating, restoring and maintaining infrastructure drainage ditches. The Ditch Doctor is the product of a resourceful Canadian specialty excavating company that was looking for an alternative to ditching with […]

Allu system enables reuse of dredged materials from canal

Allu system enables reuse of dredged materials from canal

The historic Delaware and Raritan Canal periodically undergoes dredging in order to keep the waterway active. As part of this ongoing process, a soil stabilization system and processor system from Allu is being used to mix the dredged material with Portland cement, which enables the dredged material to be reused. Dredging has resumed on the […]

KINSHOFER offers new series of hydraulic mobile shears

KINSHOFER offers new series of hydraulic mobile shears

KINSHOFER recently introduced the DXS Series of hydraulic mobile excavator shears. The line features industry-leading power-to-weight ratios, jaw opening sizes, cycle times and hydraulic efficiency. The attachment series, which features the DXS-40 and DXS-50 models, is ideal for scrap processing, tire recycling and demolition. Both models are also available with integrated FQC-system (Fuchs Quick Connect […]

Better screening is free crushing

Better screening  is free crushing

Diagnosing and addressing screen media issues by Lars Bräunling, MAJOR Director of Product Technology All mining and aggregates operations have the same ultimate goal for their processing equipment: to improve the cost per ton. This is often accomplished by fixing or preventing equipment issues and by optimizing performance. The screening process in particular is one […]