Category Archives: Industry News

DSC Dredge, LLC joins forces with Dragflow S.r.l. to expand product lines

DSC Dredge, LLC joins forces with Dragflow S.r.l. to expand product lines

RESERVE, LA – DRAGFLOW is a world player in solid pumping solutions with over 25 years’ experience in manufacturing heavy duty pumps and complete dredging equipment. DRAGFLOW is focused on the continuous development of its design and manufacturing activities for dredging, mining and industrial sectors. DSC is a global leader in the dredge manufacturing industry, […]

OSHA requests information on possible updates to the Lockout/Tagout standard

OSHA requests information on possible updates to the Lockout/Tagout standard

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is requesting information on a possible update to the Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)) standard. The Agency is interested in comments on the use of control circuit-type devices to isolate energy, as well as the evolving technology for robotics. OSHA […]

NPK Construction Equipment purchases Genesis Attachments

NPK Construction Equipment (NPKCE), a subsidiary of Nippon Pneumatic Mfg. Co. LTD (NPK Japan), is very excited to announce that NPKCE has purchased Genesis Attachments LLC (USA), Genesis Holdings (Germany), and Genesis GmbH (Germany). We are very excited about this new partnership because, like NPK, Genesis is a market leading attachment supplier with a focus […]

U.S. $51+ million of equipment sold in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction

U.S. $51+ million of equipment sold in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction

Two-day auction attracts 5,900+ bidders from 56 countries; approx. 64% of equipment sold online FORT WORTH, TX  — More than 3,900 equipment items and trucks were sold for US$51+ million in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction, held this week. More than 5,900 people from 56 countries registered to bid in the May 14 […]

Ritchie Bros. sells CA$46+ million of equipment at its largest-ever Toronto, ON auction

Ritchie Bros. sells CA$46+ million of equipment at its largest-ever Toronto, ON auction

Two-day auction attracts 5,800+ people from 53 countries; approx. 55% of equipment sold online Ritchie Bros. set a new record in Toronto, ON recently, selling 3,750+ equipment items and trucks over two days for CA$46+ million (US$34+ million). The May 7 – 8, 2019 auction attracted 5,800+ people from 53 countries, including 4,100+ online bidders. […]