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McCloskey Washing Systems first North American Open Day showcases Sandstorm 620

McCloskey Washing Systems first North American Open Day showcases Sandstorm 620

McCloskey Washing Systems (MWS) held their first North American Open Day at H&H Stone LLC in Bolingbrook, IL, from June 20 to 21, 2018. The event highlighted new washing and classifying equipment for both quarrying and recycling applications.

Cement plant overcomes remote conveyor issues with unique power generation technology

Cement plant overcomes remote conveyor issues with unique power generation technology

An innovative cement manufacturer in the Midwestern U.S. has implemented a unique power solution at a remote conveyor location that lacked convenient electrical access. The patent-pending design uses the kinetic energy of the moving belt to generate enough electricity to drive an automated dust suppression system, a pneumatic belt cleaner tensioner and a series of […]

Today’s wash plants ~ more productive, intelligent and eco-friendly

Today’s wash plants ~ more productive, intelligent and eco-friendly

RockRoadRecycle staff writer Around the globe, the mining, minerals, recycling and construction industries are encountering a variety of challenges based on ever changing customer requirements. This has meant that there is now a growing need to meet today’s stringent specifications for cleaner and higher quality aggregates — whether virgin or recycled — while using more […]