Category Archives: Industry News

News from the IAAP

Blasting licensure and certification training and examination The next IDNR blasting licensure and certification training and examination session will occur on October 2-4, 2018, All individuals whose duties include the direct supervision of blasting operations at surface coal and non-coal mining operations are required to be licensed or certified. To obtain a blaster license or […]

Caterpillar delivers 50,000th cat® articulated truck

In a year of multiple significant milestones for Cat® mining and infrastructure trucks, Caterpillar announces delivery of its 50,000th articulated truck from its Peterlee, U.K. manufacturing facility. Since the start of Cat branded articulated truck manufacturing in 1985, Caterpillar has become an industry leader of the articulated truck design.