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Test once, then test again – Project Minotaur update

Test once, then test again – Project Minota

There’s a particular test lab at our Wichita facility that, to a layperson, must look like something straight out of a medieval dungeon. Chains hang from the ceiling to hold a device in place, a drive motor locked onto a dynamometer can spin for thousands of miles, a gas heater that ensures the room maintains […]

Screen Machine Industries, LLC and Diamond Z join forces

Effective March 1, 2019, Screen Machine Industries, LLC of Etna, Ohio has become the parent company of Diamond Z of Caldwell, ID. This will create a strong partnership of two material processing pros – Screen Machine in crushing and screening, Diamond Z in chipping and grinding. Together, both companies will be able to service the […]

Power personified in the VF13.63B wheel loader

Power personified in the VF13.63B wheel loader

VF-Venieri’s13.63B wheel loader packs a lot of features into its compact frame. It offers operators maximum visuals by minimizing blind spots, simple functionality of its controls, a diagnostic interface for enhanced machine monitoring, advanced soundproofing, reduced cab vibration, and a driver’s seat with comfort built right in. On the mechanical side, the VF13.63B supplies a […]

The high-capacity Merlo P120.10HM telehandler

The high-capacity Merlo P120.10HM telehandler

  The P120.10HM sports the new, modular “Plug & Play” designed cab. With an operating capacity of 26,500 lbs., this Merlo High Capacity machine has a maximum lift height of 32′ 1″ which easily handles 15,400 lbs. of material. At a maximum reach of 18’4”, its no flex boom can move and carry 15,400 lbs. […]

CEMEX unveils new low-emission, high-efficiency locomotive at Victorville Cement Plant in California

CEMEX unveils new low-emission, high-efficiency locomotive at Victorville Cement Plant in California

CEMEX USA recently unveiled a new low-emission, high-efficiency locomotive at their Victorville, CA, cement plant recently as part of their continued commitment to sustainability and to enhance air quality in a community where they have operated for more than 100 years.  The locomotive, developed by Knoxville Locomotive Works and equipped with an MTU-4000 Series engine […]