Tags: dust control

California producer keeps neighbors content and costs down as it implements cutting-edge dust control measures

Sep 06, 2014

California producer keeps neighbors content and costs down as it implements cutting-edge dust control measures

Few companies can match Santa Rosa, Calif.-based BoDean Co.’s commitment to the environment and its sustainable practices. The growth of its recycling operations, its utilization of the sun’s heat to dry aggregates, the use of photo-voltaic solar power to operate 100% ...

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Product of the Week: Nesco DustPro Series H spray system

Jul 03, 2014

Product of the Week: Nesco DustPro Series H spray system

Nesco’s DustPro Series H spray system is designed for hydraulically driven track-mounted plants. It includes a high-pressure pump with hydraulic motor, control panel, and wireless remote. The pump module features two output lines, each with a solenoid valve. One line supplies ...

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Brant County requests silica impact study at Dufferin’s proposed sand and gravel site in Paris, Ontario

May 11, 2014

Brant County requests silica impact study at Dufferin’s proposed sand and gravel site in Paris, Ontario

Brant County wants to see an impact study of potential silica at Dufferin Aggregates’ proposed sand and gravel pit near Paris, Ontario, the Brantford Expositor reports. The study would take place at a proposed 600-acre-plus area where Dufferin, a division of ...

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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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Editor’s Pick — Dust Control Technology’s DustBoss DB-R Ring

Feb 28, 2013

Editor’s Pick — Dust Control Technology’s DustBoss DB-R Ring

Dust Control Technology’s new DustBoss DB-R Ring is designed specifically for use at conveyor discharge points. The stainless-steel ring is outfitted with a network of atomizing nozzles that deliver millions of 50- to 200-micron droplets per minute, creating a virtual ...

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Dust Control Technology’s DustBoss DB-100 offers powerful dust suppression

Jan 16, 2013

Dust Control Technology’s DustBoss DB-100 offers powerful dust suppression

Dust Control Technology says its new DustBoss DB-100 dust-suppression unit is engineered for use in large quarries. With a range of more than 100 meters, the machine is able to reach stockpiles 200 to 300 feet high. The atomized misting ...

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Cat Water Delivery System launched at MINExpo

Sep 23, 2012

The new Cat Water Delivery System is being launched this week at MINExpo, says Rich Keith, Cat's OEM Solutions product manager. The system is being launched on the 777G, but will eventually be available with the 773G, 775G, and 785D. Keith ...

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Water — Waste Not, Want Not

Jun 07, 2012

Water — Waste Not, Want Not

Lacey’s Spring Quarry incorporates environmentally friendly water management practices.   In some areas of the country, water is plentiful. In other areas, it is a hot commodity. In all areas of the country, however, it should be handled respectfully and in a ...

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Editorial

Sep 01, 2011

Fixated on Funding By Therese Dunphy Political cowardice. It seems to be the only logical conclusion to the question of why, two years after the expiration of SAFETEA-LU, Congress has yet to pass a new long-term transportation bill. While there have been ...

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January 2010 – RollOuts

Jan 01, 2010

by Kerry Clines, Senior Editor Affordable, versatile hammer Doosan Infracore America Construction Equipment says its new DXB 170h hammer, for use with DX225 and DX255 excavators, was developed with the industry-leading engineering, design, and functionality of Montabert breakers combined with the affordable ...

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NSSGA Webinar on NIOSH dust control recommendations

Nov 02, 2009

A National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) webinar, to be presented by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), will deliver practical information on techniques for controlling worker exposure to dust in the aggregates industry.  The hour-long presentation set ...

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Prepare for the Big Chill

Oct 01, 2009

Prepare for the Big Chill

Water spray systems play a vital function in aggregate operations. Learn how to keep their productivity high as the temperatures fall. by Mark Kestner, Ph.D. Water spray systems have long been used to control dust produced by ...

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