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Cat 990K aggregate handler boosts wheel loader production in rehandling applications

The 990K Aggregate Handler complements the smaller 986K and 988K Aggregate Handlers in the Cat large wheel loader line.

Caterpillar introduces the 990K Aggregate Handler, designed to handle greater payloads in aggregates yard applications. With as much as a 25 percent payload increase, as compared to the standard 990K Wheel Loader, the new Aggregate Handler enables customers to load trucks and railcars faster and to move more material in load-and-carry and stockpile handling tasks.

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McCloskey holds crushing and screening demos at dealer open day event in Northern Ireland

More than 70 attendees enjoyed guided tours to inspect and watch the spreads at work and have the opportunity for questions and answers with McCloskey experts.

McCloskey held its first multi-spread demonstration event, at King Bros. Quarry in Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland, on Thursday, November 1, highlighting the power of their equipment working together. The demonstrations were an integral part of events tailored to familiarize both new and established dealers with the versatility and productivity of McCloskey's latest products

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Haver & Boecker offers conversion kit for older Tyler H-Class vibrating screens

The H-Class' modular design uses pre-engineered components, which allows the machine to be easily configured based on an operation's requirements.

Haver & Boecker offers a conversion kit for older model H-Class vibrating screens. H-Class models V-50 and older can be updated to the current V-85 H-Class model to reduce operating noise to levels below 100 dBA, gain better control over the running frequency and decrease maintenance costs by as much as 50 percent. 

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GOMACO appoints Aggregate Equipment as new distributor for the Atlantic provinces

Aggregate Equipment for the Atlantic provinces of Canada joins GOMACO’s worldwide distributor network. Signing the distributor agreement were, from left, Bob Leonard, GOMACO Sales Manager, Patrick Dempster, Aggregate Equipment Parts Manager, Chris Urquhart, Aggregate Equipment Sales Manager, and Travis Brockman, GOMACO District Manager.

GOMACO Corporation has appointed Aggregate Equipment as the authorized GOMACO distributor for the Atlantic provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, P.E.I., Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada. They will provide sales and service for GOMACO's full line of concrete construction products. The appointment was made by Kent Godbersen, vice president of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, GOMACO Corporation. Travis Brockman is GOMACO's district manager for the province.

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F-Class portable plant from Haver & Boecker includes new technologies

The new Tyler F-class portable plant is designed to improve setup time and increase equipment longevity.

Haver & Boecker has launched the Tyler F-Class portable plant that includes several new technologies to improve setup time and extend equipment longevity in quarry and mining operations. The portable plant features a new custom-built chassis equipped with six hydraulic run-on jacks that quickly level the plant, eliminating the need for cribbing. The run-on jacks also ensure the chassis stays level during operation, which minimizes equipment wear. 

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New tracked conveyors introduced by Superior

The new Superior tracked stacker will be one of the heaviest models available in its class at 34,000 pounds (15,420 kg).

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, says it's ready to debut two new tracked conveyor models. Joining the manufacturer's top-selling line of portable conveying solutions are a 75-foot (23m) tracked stacker and an 8-by-16-foot (2.4 x 4.9m) tracked feed hopper.

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Telsmith takes part in Manufacturing Day

Al Van Mullem, P.E., vice president of engineering, Telsmith, Inc. introduces a Telsmith double-deck screen to the students.

Telsmith, Inc., a manufacturer of mineral processing equipment, took part in Manufacturing Day on October 5, 2018, by inviting students from local schools to visit their facility in an effort to connect future generations to careers in manufacturing. 

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Astec Mobile Screens to offer multi-frequency technology for all their 5-foot-wide, two-deck screens

Multi-frequency technology from Astec Mobile Screens was launched in March 2017 for the GT205 plant. The multi-frequency technology combines a conventional, two-bearing vibrator, traditionally used on an incline screen, with a high-frequency vibrator on the bottom deck. The combination of the two systems creates a screen that operates with a higher G-force. The increased screening energy also enables the multi-frequency screen to process material with higher moisture content. 

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CDE celebrates North American expansion with headquarters grand opening

CDE Global will provide sales, service and support for North American operations from its new Cleburne, TX facility.

CDE Global has landed in Texas, with big plans for the North American screening and washing marketplace. The Northern Ireland-based manufacturer of washing plants for aggregates, recycling and mining operations marked the grand opening of its new North American headquarters in Cleburne, Texas with a celebration for staff and customers.

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Superior names new Canadian sales team member

Superior names new Canadian sales team member

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, recently added Phil Garinger to its sales team in Canada. Garinger, who comes to Superior from ELRUS Aggregate Systems, is the manufacturer's new equipment territory sales manager in Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Additionally, he will support the manufacturer's conveying and washing dealers in Alberta and British Columbia.

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New Rockster wind sifter RVB1700 designed to "blow away" impurities

The new Rockster Wind Sifter RVB1700 during a test run.

Austria-based company Rockster Recycler GmbH has developed a wind sifter for their mobile crushers. With relatively little effort, final products produced can be significantly increased in value. Partially unavoidable contamination in crushed materials are simply "blown away." The wind sifter RVB1700 separates non-mineral components, including paper, wood or  foils, from crushed material. This results in a cleaner and higher quality final product, whereby non-mineral substances are separated from mineral substances.

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Volvo dealer, financing and equipment play a key role in the birth of Canada’s newest marble quarry

From the time that Captain James Cook landed in British Columbia's Nootka Sound on the west coast of Vancouver Island in 1778, the area has been a magnet for various types of commerce. In 1789, the Spanish established a naval post here, called Santa Cruz de Nuca, and it very quickly became an important focal point for the Spanish, English and American maritime fur trade. Following the decline of this resource, fishing and forestry, along with a smattering of mines, became the main industries in this remote, mountainous area, the traditional territory of the Mowachaht/Muchalaht (Nuu-chah-nulth) First Nations people.

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Telsmith launches new website

Telsmith, Inc. has announced the launch of its newly designed website at www.telsmith.com. The new website has a clean design that showcases products and relevant information along with greatly improved functionality. The new site will also act as a hub for crushing and screening information such as how to, best practices, troubleshooting, and more. 

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