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Volvo Launches 48-Hour Parts Delivery Guarantee

When you need parts most — Volvo delivers. If a machine should go down, Volvo guarantees parts delivery within 48 hours* in Canada and Hawaii, and within 24 hours in the United States, including Alaska. volvoce.com/parts48.

*Guarantee applies to Class 1 parts orders. 24-Hour Parts Delivery Guarantee in the United States, including Alaska, and a 48-Hour Parts Delivery Guarantee in Canada and Hawaii. See website for complete details.

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Changing Perceptions in Crushing & Screening

The aggregates and recycling industries are not the easiest to break into as a dealer. To many, becoming a dealer in those industries would be a non-starter: capital intensive, too difficult to get established, too wide an area to cover, too many options for equipment. To the Todd family – father Steve and sons Daryl, Royden and Loren – it was an opportunity that could not be passed up.

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The Rise of Mobile Impact Crushers

The mobile impact crushing plant is a versatile, track-mounted machine that can be used for aggregate production or the recycling of C&D material, asphalt and concrete. In this article, we focus on the latter. Product experts and Canadian distributors, representing eight global manufacturers, took part in an in-depth look at the mobile impact crusher of today, its evolution and future trends. 

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IROCK Adds Rinser to its 22-Foot Screener

IROCK Crushers has redesigned its TS-522 TDR track portable screening plant to include a rinser. The portable unit gives mines and quarries the convenience to screen and wash materials, such as aggregates, simultaneously for end-use applications, including concrete and asphalt production.  The machine sorts and washes as many as three sized and one oversized products at once, making it suitable for medium- to large-scale operations. 

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McCloskey responds to worldwide growth with investments in new facilities and dealers

Screening and crushing industry leader McCloskey International has continued its expansion over the past three years, with close to 35% growth overall, increased market share, major investments in its manufacturing facilities, and the introduction of a new division. In lockstep with this growth was the addition of over 30 dealers to the global distribution network.

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New L538 wheel loader from Liebherr developed for demanding applications

Liebherr's new L538 Wheel Loader is Tier 4f/Stage IV emission regulations compliant and is one of the three models representing the new generation of mid-size loaders. During Conexpo, Liebherr showcased the new L 538 mid-size loader with a Z-bar linkage for standard applications. The L 538 has a respective tipping load of 20,945 lb and a bucket capacity of 3.4 yd³. The three models comprising the new generation of mid-size loaders are: the L 526, L 538 and L 546.

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Liebherr unveils the new PR 716 crawler dozer

Liebherr has extended its Generation 6 crawler tractor line with the new PR 716 Litronic. The line now includes six models, with operating weights ranging from 29,100 to more than 160,000 lbs. The PR 716 crawler tractor introduced at Bauma last April will be launched to the North American market this year during Conexpo. It has an operating weight of 29,100- 33,510 lb with an engine output of 126 HP /93kW and is powered by a 4-cylinder diesel engine Tier 4f / Stage IV.

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MAX series vibrating screen brings operators simplified maintenance and increased uptime

One product McLanahan has often received requests for over the years is now available to customers. The MAX Series Vibrating Screen is based on McLanahan’s years of industry experience and designed to meet and exceed the demanding applications and specifications that producers face. MAX Series Vibrating Screens are capable of separating coarse feed materials from finer materials. Available in a range of sizes from 6’x16’ to 8’x24’, these screens are a low headroom design engineered to fit into existing structures and operations with no rework. Each screen is built with maximum steel strength to withstand heavy loading and with the durability to provide longer wear life.

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IROCK Crushers Launches Finishing Screen for Medium to Large Producers

IROCK Crushers’ new TS-518 mobile tracked screening plant gives medium to large producers a compact, heavy-duty and easy-to-move finishing screen with a high output. IROCK developed the screener with hydraulically powered components, including conveyors, which allow operators to quickly and easily move the machine into place for production in as little as 10 minutes. The TS-518 track screen delivers fast, easy maneuverability around the jobsite without the need for a trailer, saving time and hassle. 

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Liebherr delivers 50,000th wheel loader

The 50,000th Liebherr wheel loader has rolled off the production line at Liebherr-Werk Bischofshofen GmbH. The anniversary machine, an L 566 XPower,will be delivered to long-standing Liebherr customer Geiger Unternehmensgruppe. Geiger‘s Managing Partner Pius Geiger and Geiger Logistik’s Managing Director Gernot Beer traveled to Bischofshofen to pick up the anniversary wheel loader in person.

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Equipment Focus - Mobile Impact Crushers

REMAX mobile impact crushers are designed to be real all-rounders among mobile crushing plants. They efficiently process reinforced concrete, construction rubble and asphalt, as well as natural stones, and can be used for primary and secondary crushing. Computerized diagnostics and digitalized controls make maintenance and adjustments to match different application conditions very easy. The basic design incorporates the latest diesel-electric drive system over electric-power generation. Benefits include:

  • Improved fuel efficiency with 30 to 40 percent savings; 
  • Reduced mechanical and hydraulic component wear; 
  • No hydraulic issues such as leaks or power loss at extreme hot and cold temperatures; 
  • Lower noise; 
  • Simple design, easy start up, easy transport and improved versatility; 
  • Operation in environmentally sensitive areas, underground and in tunnels.

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Excel Machinery Ltd joins McCloskey Washing Systems global dealer network for North America

Excel Machinery Ltd & McCloskey Washing Systems. Left to Right: David Timmons, Charles Romero, Craig Rautiola (MWS), Matt Garth & Jenifer Payn.

Washing equipment specialist, McCloskey Washing Systems has expanded its global dealer network at one of the world’s most prominent tradeshows, CONEXPO/CONAGG 2017. Excel Machinery Ltd will join McCloskey Washing Systems as the official distributor offering a full range of washing and classification equipment at its two locations in Texas and Oklahoma. The partnership announcement was made following the North America trade show, CONEXPO 2017, in Las Vegas last week, where MWS officially launched the inspiring and immense modular wash plant, SandStorm 620. Since 1989, Excel machinery has brought decades of Industry experience and a highly skilled group of designers to create solutions, tailor-made for each customer’s unique operation. Excel Machinery Ltd is a specialist provider of materials processing equipment for the quarrying and waste recycling industries. They provide complete solutions from single equipment specification and supply, to the bespoke design and installation of complete integrated processing systems.

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MCLANAHAN enters mobile equipment market with MMS TRACK TROMMEL at CONEXPO

McLanahan Corporation introduced McLanahan Mobile Solutions at this year's CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017. At the event McLanahan displayed its MMS Track Trommel, which is ideal for processing aggregates, waste fines, construction and demolition material, compost, topsoil, ash and wood waste. This mobile trommel can be containerized when almost fully assembled, can be set up and running in just 15 minutes, and is capable of handling up to 165 tons per hour of material.

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Submersible Pump Fulfills Quarry Stone Washing Requirements

When Midsouth Aggregates needed to replace a submersible pump that pumped quarry water to a stone washing tower, plant manager Shane Horton knew he also wanted to increase the discharge flow of the pump. The existing pump had a four-inch discharge. The new pumping conditions were 1000 gpm, 50 feet of vertical lift and 500 feet of horizontal run to the water tower. The manufacturer of their existing pump would have to use a pump with an eight-inch discharge in order to meet the new conditions. 

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Concrete company rock pit provides proving ground for aggregates equipment

Situated right outside of Glenwood, MN, 36 miles away from Hancock Concrete’s headquarters, the Glenwood Pit is the source of rock product for the company’s concrete production. Hancock Concrete, which turns 100 years old this year, designs and fabricates precast concrete box culverts, round and arch pipe, manhole structures, and bridges. In 2011, the company was acquired by nearby Superior Industries. Superior, a manufacturing company founded in 1972 by Neil Schmidgall, engineers and builds bulk material processing and handling equipment and machinery components. 

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