Category Archives: Industry News

Manitowoc MLC100-1 racks up 2,500 faultless hours on tunneling project

Manitowoc MLC100-1 racks up 2,500 faultless hours on tunneling project

On tunneling projects there are two critical pieces of equipment. One is the tunnel boring machine, the other is the crane. If either of them goes down, the job effectively comes to a standstill. So, when Triad Engineering & Contracting (Triad) had to select a crawler crane for a large tunnel build there was only […]

McCloskeyTM unveils new feeder stackers

McCloskeyTM unveils new feeder stackers

Versatile and mobile SF50 boosts efficient stockpiling for projects on the move KEENE, ON — McCloskey International has introduced a new feeder stacker to its lineup — the SF50 — designed to be on of the most productive and portable products in its category. Versatile in its use across industries, the SF50 feeder stackers facilitate […]

McCaffrey joins IROCK as director of product development & applications

McCaffrey joins IROCK as director of product development & applications

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers, a leading manufacturer of mobile and portable crushing plants, screening plants and conveying equipment, is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Paul McCaffrey as Director of Product Development & Applications. “Paul brings IROCK a wealth of experience in application, design and operational practices within materials processing equipment. With […]

U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia highlights mine safety and economic recovery in West Virginia

U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia highlights mine safety and economic recovery in West Virginia

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia recently traveled to Grafton and Bridgeport, WV, to discuss mine safety, economic recovery and the importance of the coal mining industry to the American economy. During his stop in Grafton, Secretary Scalia toured the Leer Mine Complex operated by Arch Resources Inc. Secretary Scalia joined miners […]

John Deere expands excavator lineup with new 200G model

John Deere expands excavator lineup with new 200G model

MOLINE, IL — John Deere recently introduced the 200G model to its excavator lineup. Designed to decrease the amount of fuel burn without sacrificing power or productivity, the 200G Excavator enables operators to quickly complete tough jobs while also lowering overall operation costs. Combined with John Deere’s broad bucket portfolio, coupler options and attachments, and […]

Haver & Boecker Niagara offers variety of fine screen media options for fast delivery

Haver & Boecker Niagara offers variety of fine screen media  options for fast delivery

  ST. CATHARINES, ONT — Haver & Boecker Niagara offers a wide range of fine screen media options for a variety of applications including frac and silica sand, salt, perlite, potash, roofing granules and steelmaking coal. The portfolio features options for cut sizes as small as 120 mesh and for temperatures as high as 600 […]

John Deere makes grade control attainable with grade management path

John Deere makes grade control attainable with grade management path

John Deere is making grade control easier to implement with a multilevel grade management path. This new approach provides customers with the options and flexibility they need to add grade management to their business, whether they are looking at this technology for the first time or interested in upgrading to a premium solution. “Our customers […]

ALLU Group Inc. announces new dealer for Maine, New Hampshire

ALLU Group Inc. announces new dealer for Maine, New Hampshire

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — ALLU Group Inc. is pleased to announce Wimmer North America as its newest distributor for the full line of ALLU Processor attachments. The company, which is headquartered in Stillwater, ME, provides sales and rental of ALLU’s line of unique attachments for customers throughout Maine and New Hampshire. Wimmer also provides ALLU […]

Martin Engineering offers free webinar: Critical concepts in reducing carryback

Martin Engineering offers free webinar: Critical concepts in reducing carryback

REGISTER NOW September 10, 2020 | 8:00 am EST or September 15, 2020 | 4:00 pm EST Material sticking to the belt after the discharge point, also known as carryback, is problematic. Carryback leads to belt mistracking, shortened belt life, premature equipment failure, lower production, and increased risk of worker injury. When you compare the […]

Bobcat Company expands its excavator lineup with the new E165

Bobcat Company expands its excavator lineup with the new E165

WEST FARGO, ND — Bobcat Company is expanding its excavator product offering with its newest addition: the Bobcat® E165 large excavator. The E165 large excavator will be the largest excavator in the lineup. Delivering class-leading hydraulic performance, the E165 provides reliable, steady power to save time with every digging cycle. The machine boasts leading lifting […]

MAJOR offers variety of FLEX-MAT opening styles for enhanced customization

MAJOR offers variety of FLEX-MAT opening styles for enhanced customization

CANDIAC, QC — MAJOR, a leading global manufacturer of high-performance wire screens, offers FLEX-MAT® with opening styles for a wide variety of material applications. The custom-fit screen media manufacturer offers the FLEX-MAT series in five styles to give producers options to improve efficiency and screening quality. “Our priority is to always provide screen media products […]

Haver & Boecker Niagara offers Tyler engineered modular media for increased wear life

Haver & Boecker Niagara offers Tyler engineered modular media for increased wear life

ST. CATHARINES, ON — Haver & Boecker Niagara offers Tyler Engineered Modular Media for the best combination of open area and wear life in both wet and dry applications. Haver & Boecker Niagara’s modular screen media offers easy installation for change-outs. Additionally, the highly durable media’s innovative engineering results in longer wear life than alternative screen media. The […]

Critical concepts in reducing carryback

Critical concepts in reducing carryback

FREE webinar by Martin Engineering. (Sept. 10 & 25) Material sticking to the belt after the discharge point, also known as carryback, is problematic. Carryback leads to belt mistracking, shortened belt life, premature equipment failure, lower production, and increased risk of worker injury. When you compare the costs of carryback to the cost of reducing […]

McCloskey International welcomes Berry Tractor & Equipment to global dealer network

McCloskey International welcomes Berry Tractor & Equipment to global dealer network

KEENE, ON –  McCloskey International recently welcomed equipment dealer Berry Tractor to its global network of distributors. The company will serve the Kansas and Western Missouri markets in the United States. Berry Tractor & Equipment was founded in 1957 and is a division of Berry Companies, Inc. Headquartered in Wichita, KS, Berry Tractor has three […]

John Deere launches two key initiatives with Performance Tiering and Certified Rebuild Centers

John Deere launches two key initiatives with Performance Tiering and Certified Rebuild Centers

In an effort to empower customers to continue to run their world, John Deere recently launched two key initiatives: John Deere Performance Tiering and Certified Rebuild Centers. Beginning in 2021, John Deere Performance Tiering will roll out within select new construction and compact machine categories. Machines will be designated as a G tier, P tier […]

Cat® hydraulic mining shovel bucket with replaceable basket cuts rebuild time and optimizes capacity

Cat® hydraulic mining shovel bucket with replaceable basket cuts rebuild time and optimizes capacity

Caterpillar now offers an innovative 2-piece bucket for Cat® hydraulic mining shovels. The design reduces downtime by limiting refurbishment to the area of the bucket subjected to most of the wear—the basket. The replaceable basket enables faster, easier and safer rebuilds compared to traditional buckets. In addition, the basket design can evolve with mine site […]

CDE announces global virtual symposium for the wet processing industry

CDE announces global virtual symposium for the wet processing industry

Registration is free and open to all CDE, manufacturer of wet processing equipment recently announced plans to host a virtual trade event for the materials wet processing industry across the globe. Continuing its Engineering Insights education series, the major two-day virtual event will take place on October 14–15. Across the two days, CDE experts, together […]

New LiuGong dealer IS Equipment makes its mark on Missouri-Kansas market

New LiuGong dealer IS Equipment makes its mark on Missouri-Kansas market

KATY, TX – LiuGong’s appointment of IS Equipment Sales and Service, LLC, just eight short months ago has already turned into a success story based on rock-solid equipment and exemplary local service. The company was founded by Paul Licausi, president of an industrial real estate company. Through the years, Paul had the opportunity to work […]

Caterpillar celebrates production of 175,000 medium high-drive dozers

Caterpillar celebrates production of 175,000 medium high-drive dozers

In 1985, Caterpillar expanded its revolutionary elevated sprocket undercarriage concept to its medium track-type tractor (MTTT) line with the launch of the H-Series models. Still unique to this day for the 130 to 350 hp (100 to 250 kW) dozer class, the high drive design conformed to the ground better, improving durability, serviceability and performance […]

Haver & Boecker Niagara’s Pulse Vibration Analysis Service ensures uptime and efficiency

Haver & Boecker Niagara’s Pulse Vibration Analysis Service ensures uptime and efficiency

ST. CATHARINES, ONT – Haver & Boecker Niagara recently launched Pulse Vibration Analysis Service. The company’s new service program uses the revolutionary Pulse vibration analysis technology to evaluate vibrating screen performance and provide recommendations to increase uptime and efficiency. The service will help customers achieve production targets, minimize unscheduled downtime and demonstrate sustainable improvements through […]

Enhanced geology and mine design

Enhanced geology and mine design

Desktop tools that enable mining professionals to interact with their data are the building blocks upon which Maptek innovation was founded. Almost 40 years on from the early borehole modeling tools, Maptek released Vulcan 2020, featuring integrated geology and optimized mine design. Today Vulcan is populated with functionality that provides holistic benefits to modern mining […]

Thompson’s Station, TN: new home for Caterpillar Equipment dealer

Thompson’s Station, TN: new home for Caterpillar Equipment dealer

Construction in Middle Tennessee continues to push forward, enabling Thompson Machinery, the local Caterpillar dealer, to invest $15 million in Thompson’s Station, TN. Nashville and its surrounding counties continue to be the darling of the southeast for new residential and commercial construction investment.  “Customer demand for new, used, and rental machines continues to amaze us […]

Ritchie Bros.’ IronPlanet marketplace experiencing busiest summer on record

Ritchie Bros.’ IronPlanet marketplace experiencing busiest summer on record

VANCOUVER, BC — In the first half of 2020, Ritchie Bros. attracted 73 million visits to its various web platforms, so it should come as no surprise that the company has sold more than US$1 billion of equipment through its online marketplaces over the past year (August 2019 – July 2020). In fact, Ritchie Bros.’ […]

McCloskey International welcomes Kemach Equipment to global dealer network

McCloskey International welcomes Kemach Equipment to global dealer network

KEENE, ONT –  McCloskey International recently welcomed Kemach Equipment to its global network of distributors. The company will serve South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland (Eswatini) and Botswana. An authorized JCB distributor established in 2003, Kemach has grown to become a leading earthmoving solutions dealer supplying equipment and aftermarket support to the mining, construction, quarrying and plant […]

Whether in Inner-City or Gravel Quarry – the Rockster R1000S increases Sedlmaier’s flexibility and efficiency

Whether in Inner-City or Gravel Quarry – the Rockster R1000S increases Sedlmaier’s flexibility and efficiency

In early 2020, Anton Sedlmaier GmbH, from Starnberg in Bavaria, decided to purchase the 30-ton impact crusher R1000S. The first location is a large-scale project in the center of Tutzing, where a 6-story Roche Group company building was razed to the ground. With a team of 30 people and 50 years of history, Anton Sedlmaier […]