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Huge miners and off highway specialist from Caterpillar

Huge miners and off highway specialist from Caterpillar

The Cat® 797F large mining truck is now available in a fuel-efficient configuration that meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emissions standards. The 797F Tier 4 Final is equipped with an exhaust after treatment system featuring SCR, which uses diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) to lower NOx emissions.  This Cat emissions platform is proven through more […]

Conveyor belt generates power for air cannons to control build-up

Conveyor belt generates power for air cannons to control build-up

Ash Grove Cement is the 5th-largest producer in the United States, shipping 8.3 million tons of Portland and masonry cements from eight plants nationwide. Founded in 1882, the firm currently operates 27 cement terminals and two deep-water import terminals, as well as extensive ready-mix operations and a major quarry operation in British Columbia.   The […]

Wash recycling as it should be

Wash recycling  as it should be

by Moira Brady / Emerald Equipment Systems Construction and demolition waste management specialists Collard have opened a new state of the art aggregate washing plant at its recycling facility.  The new washing plant, designed and supplied by Terex Washing Systems (TWS), incorporates the very latest technology to enhance the quality and efficiency of the recycling […]

Gerken Companies: Building success for over 60 years

Gerken Companies: Building success for over 60 years

by RockRoadRecycle staff writer For more than six decades the Gerken group of companies has worked successfully to build and improve infrastructure throughout the northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan regions. A major reason for the group’s success has been its adaptability in using new technologies to reflect societal and industry changes as well as enhance […]