Tags: oil analysis

Keep Quarry Trucks Productive

Dec 01, 2013

Keep Quarry Trucks Productive

Good maintenance and loading operations are key to extending equipment life and avoiding unplanned downtime.   By Mark W. Sprouls   Caterpillar studies show that rigid-frame haulers most often deliver the lowest cost per ton in high-volume aggregates operations that manage the trucks as ...

Read More...

Get with the Program

Nov 01, 2012

Get with the Program

Keep your Interim Tier 4 diesel engines running strong with a comprehensive preventive maintenance program.   By Tim Hilvers     As the power source for an array of heavy-duty equipment, diesel engines are vital to profitable production in the aggregate industry. Producers rely heavily ...

Read More...

Maximize Dozer Performance

Nov 13, 2011

Maximize Dozer Performance

Focus on four areas for good dozer maintenance. by John Gilbeck Whether you’re moving rocks, pushing dirt, or shaping a haul road, you need your crawler dozer to provide maximum productivity and uptime while keeping daily operating costs as low as possible. ...

Read More...

Online Equipment Focus on Haul Trucks: In It for the Long Haul

Aug 03, 2011

As equipment optimization strategies evolve, consider steps that can improve your maintenance program, increase haul truck availability, and decrease costs. by Craig Eller and Kevin Gildea, P.E. (To view this in the digital edition, including photos and charts such as how to ...

Read More...

In it for the Long Haul

Apr 01, 2011

In it for the Long Haul

As equipment optimization strategies evolve, consider steps that can improve your maintenance program, increase haul truck availability, and decrease costs. by Craig Eller and Kevin Gildea, P.E. With the ongoing advancements in maintenance technology, most industries are pursuing initiatives related to condition ...

Read More...

Liquid gold

May 01, 2010

Liquid gold Understanding the benefits of oil analysis can lead to optimum oil use and longer equipment life. By Steve Waggoner For several decades, used oil analysis has been a by-word in the realm of lubricated components in aggregate and other stationary equipment. ...

Read More...

SUBSCRIBE & FOLLOW

advertisement

TWITTER

FACEBOOK

BLOG

advertisement
advertisement