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Tuesday AGG1 seminar standouts

Mar 18, 2013

Tuesday AGG1 seminar standouts

Here are a few of the AGG1 Academy educational sessions scheduled for today that we thought looked interesting. If you attend one of these, let us know what you think. Tuesday, March 19 7:30 - 9 a.m. T46: Applying Lean Manufacturing Principles in the ...

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Visit AEM’s booth at AGG1 for savings on safety material

Mar 15, 2013

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is offering a special discount for visitors who stop by the AEM booth during the World of Asphalt and AGG1. The booth is located at the entrance to the exhibit hall, and will be offering 25-percent-off coupons ...

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AGG1 Cemex’s Balcones Quarry and Cement Plant tour

Mar 15, 2013

This year, AGG1 will offer a tour of Cemex's Balcones Quarry in nearby New Braunfels, Texas. The tour is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, March 18. Buses will begin loading at 12:30 p.m. If you haven't already ...

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AGG1 Updates

Mar 15, 2013

AGG1 Updates

AGG1 is upon us! Our March issue includes in-depth coverage of AGG1 to help you navigate your way around the show. During the weeks leading up to the show, we have been featuring AGG1 Updates in our Monday e-newsletters to highlight ...

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Circle the trucks

Mar 13, 2013

Circle the trucks

Back in 2007, I made a visit to Hanson's Bridgeport Quarry (now Lehigh Hanson), which is located about a stone's throw (literally) from Chico, Texas. It was only the second time I had visited an aggregates plant, as I was ...

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Hyundai hires Lee Shirey as new regional service manager

Mar 12, 2013

Hyundai hires Lee Shirey as new regional service manager

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Inc. is announced the hiring of Lee Shirey as regional service manager. Shirey has more than 20 years of experience in the heavy equipment industry. Most recently, he was a field service technician at ASC ...

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CalPortland receives EPA’s 2013 Energy Star Sustained Excellence Award

Mar 11, 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded CalPortland Co. the 2013 Energy Star Sustained Excellence Award in recognition of its continued leadership in protecting the environment through energy efficiency. CalPortland’s accomplishments will be recognized at an awards ceremony in Washington, ...

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AGG1 Updates

Mar 08, 2013

AGG1 Updates

AGG1 is coming soon! Our March issue will include in-depth coverage to help you navigate your way around the show. During the weeks leading up to the show, we are featuring AGG1 Updates in our Monday e-newsletters to highlight some of ...

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Editor’s Pick — new tires and tire-related products

Mar 07, 2013

Editor’s Pick — new tires and tire-related products

Michelin | www.michelin-us.com XTXL — X stands for radial, T for transport, and XL for extra load and extra life. The new tire is said to be suited for the latest-generation underground mining dump trucks and machinery. It can carry 29,000 kilograms per ...

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Video of the Week — Titan Tire’s ACT wheel

Mar 07, 2013

In keeping with the tire and tire-related products theme of the Editor's Pick, the Video of the Week is of the Titan Tire ACT wheel that enables quick changes of the inside tire on large haul trucks without removing the ...

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New kids in the quarry

Mar 07, 2013

New kids in the quarry

It's hard to believe, with the current lack of demand for aggregates, that the day will come when there will be a shortage of knowledgeable and experienced aggregate industry employees. But that was a real concern when I first started ...

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Jim Wilson is new vice president of Command Alkon

Mar 07, 2013

Jim Wilson is new vice president of Command Alkon

Command Alkon announced that Jim Wilson has been promoted to vice president of the company. Jim Wilson came to Command Alkon from JWS Corp. where, as a founder, he spent 20+ years as president.  Previously, Jim was a project manager and vice ...

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