Category Archives: Features

Many sticky returns: Gold mine seeks solution to carryback

Many sticky returns: Gold mine seeks solution to carryback

by Shane Tighe / Territory Manager, Martin Engineering The word “downtime” in any industry is a veritable curse word.  Unscheduled work stoppage is particularly troublesome for a system that depends on the efficiency of its conveyors and can add to pressure from investors who know the company is — in the most literal sense — […]

Multiple crushing and screening spreads impress at McCloskey dealer open day event

Multiple crushing and screening spreads impress at McCloskey dealer open day event

McCloskey held its first multi-spread demonstration event at King Bros. Quarry in Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, highlighting the power of the equipment working together. The demonstrations were an integral part of events tailored to familiarize both new and established dealers with the versatility and productivity of McCloskey’s latest products.

The basics of crusher maintenance ~ primary and secondary Part I

by Colleen Suo During the CONEXPO-CON/AGG exhibition in March 2017, the schedule of professional development sessions was full and extensive. Subjects covered ran the gamut of new product reveals to basic maintenance of a variety of equipment. During one of the maintenance sessions, KPI-JCI’s Resource Development Manager Erik Schmidt reviewed some of the basics of […]

Producing aggregates from tunnel excavations

RockRoadRecycle staff writer Despite being a highly valuable resource, rock from tunnel excavations has generally not been used to its full potential. However, recent developments in crushing and screening technology, along with growing commercial pressures, has seen tunneling contractors use excavated rock as part of the tunneling process itself. The uses for excavated rock resulting […]

Terex Finlay celebrates 60 years of “Passion & Innovation”

Terex Finlay celebrates 60 years of  “Passion & Innovation”

by Jon M Casey Terex Finlay celebrated its 60th year in business by hosting their Global Dealer Conference at the Sawgrass Marriott Hotel and Convention Center in Jacksonville, FL on Nov. 14-16, 2018. On tap for the three-day event were more than 240 invited guests and company staff members from around the world. Countries represented […]