More from Kerry Clines

Kerry Clines

Editor’s Pick of the Week — John Deere’s 644K hybrid wheel loader

Feb 07, 2013

Editor’s Pick of the Week — John Deere’s 644K hybrid wheel loader

John Deere Forestry and Construction unveiled its new 644K hybrid wheel loader at World of Concrete this week. It was developed using a culmination of show floor input from Deere’s “Chatterbox” customer feedback program and in-the-field comments. The loader will ...

Read More...

NSSGA announces annual award winners

Feb 07, 2013

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced the Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners of its Safety, Environmental, and Community Relations Excellence Awards, as well as the association’s top honor — The Stars of Excellence for operations that accumulate Gold ...

Read More...

Powerscreen improves X400S jaw crusher

Feb 07, 2013

Powerscreen improves X400S jaw crusher

Powerscreen improved its X400S jaw crusher by incorporating a fully independent, high-amplitude, hydraulically driven pre-screen with increased drop angle on the bottom deck. The company says the pre-screen removes a large percentage of the fines within the feed material before ...

Read More...

Polydeck’s Armadex screen media

Feb 07, 2013

Polydeck’s Armadex screen media

Polydeck Screen will unveil its new Armadex line of screen media at AGG1. The media is manufactured using BIM (Binary Injection Molding) technology. The company says this technology incorporates a two-step process, which puts premium natural rubber blend under extreme ...

Read More...

Video of the Week – Cemex’s Balcones Quarry

Feb 06, 2013

This week's video was taken at Cemex's Balcones Quarry...view it on our Facebook page or on YouTube. Be sure to read more about how the quarry works with the community and helps to improve the environment in this month's issue of Aggregates Manager magazine.   

Spring Thaw workshops scheduled around U.S. Feb.-April

Feb 04, 2013

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is helping to arrange Spring Thaw workshops for members of the metal/non-metal mining industry.  The workshops will help miners and mine operators identify hazards encountered when re-starting mining operations that may have been closed ...

Read More...

KPI-JCI equipment featured on “Gold Rush” TV show

Feb 01, 2013

KPI-JCI equipment featured on “Gold Rush” TV show

Fans of Gold Rush, Discovery Channel’s number one TV show, likely noticed a big difference this season with the addition of new equipment, which enabled Team Hoffman to bring in more gold than any other season. Currently in its third season, ...

Read More...

Deister intro’s exciter vibrating mechanism and isolation base

Jan 28, 2013

Deister intro’s exciter vibrating mechanism and isolation base

Deister announced two new innovative equipment options for use on mine-duty screens — the exciter vibrating mechanism and the isolation base. The exciter is designed for use with large, linear-stroke screens and feeders. The company says multiple units can be ...

Read More...

Rice Lake TradeRoute legal-for-trade onboard scale

Jan 28, 2013

Rice Lake TradeRoute legal-for-trade onboard scale

Rice Lake’s new TradeRoute legal-for-trade onboard scale allows drivers to bypass local truck scales and conduct business directly to and from their payload, printed ticket and all. It operates solely from a parked position where hydraulic power is used to ...

Read More...

Atlas Copco Chargetec UV2 ANFO charging truck

Jan 22, 2013

Atlas Copco Chargetec UV2 ANFO charging truck

Atlas Copco’s new Chargetec UV2, a multi-directional ANFO (ammonium nitrate/fuel oil explosive) charging truck, has a high-speed charging capacity of 286 pounds per minute with high density. The single-boom truck is equipped with one or two ANOL CC charging vessels ...

Read More...

Komatsu WA470-7 wheel loader

Jan 22, 2013

Komatsu WA470-7 wheel loader

Komatsu’s new WA470-7 wheel loader is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D125E-6 Tier 4-interim engine that boasts 272 net horsepower. The machine weighs 52,007 pounds and features a newly designed large-capacity torque converter with Lock-Up, which the company says provides improved ...

Read More...

K-Tec achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Jan 17, 2013

K-Tec achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification

K-Tec Earthmovers Inc., a supplier of heavy-duty earthmoving scrapers for the construction and mining industries, announced that it has achieved ISO 9001:2008 Certification. Quality testing, standardized processes, and a focus on customer satisfaction are several of the compliances that K-Tec instituted to ...

Read More...

SUBSCRIBE & FOLLOW

advertisement

TWITTER

FACEBOOK

BLOG

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement