Case offers equipment, training for wildlife refuge

Case Construction Equipment is partnering with the National Wildlife Refuge Association, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and Team Rubicon to provide equipment and training for an erosion abatement initiative at a national wildlife refuge in Texas. “Public parks and recreational areas are a critical and often overlooked part of American infrastructure,” Brian Weisbaum said. Read More »

Wacker Neuson honors dealers at annual summit

Wacker Neuson hosted a summit of dealers from the U.S. and Canada at its Wisconsin headquarters last month to honor the company's best performing dealerships. More than 160 employees from 75 dealerships came to the event. Award winners were selected based on the previous year's sales figures across seven categories, including best mix of products and most light construction sales. Read More »

Black Rock's stake in Metso surpasses 5 percent

As of Thursday, Black Rock Inc. holds 5 percent of the shares in international valve-maker Metso -- a total share count of over 7.52 million. The information was released as part of a disclosure required by the Finnish Securities Market Act, which regulates minimum disclosures for companies active on the Helsinki Stock Exchange. The 5 percent threshold is one of those minimums. Read More »

Betonex partners with Metso for Algeria quarry facility

Metso will design and install a crushing and screening plant at a Sarl Betonex quarry in El Hamra-Mansourah, Algeria. Betonex is an aggregates company that maintains three concrete plants producing slabs and blocks, as well as ready-mix products. The crushing and screening technology from Metso that will outfit their plant is expected to reduce dust and build processing capacity. Read More »

Metso releases new mill drive system for mining industry

Metso released its new QdX4 Mill Drive System for large SAG and ball mills today, promising increased operating efficiency and faster setup. "Traditionally, the mining industry has been somewhat reluctant to change, but change has occurred nonetheless and the industry is now encouraging innovations to operate in a more efficient way," Frank Tozlu, product manager, said. Read More »

Wacker Neuson’s pioneering telehandler maximizes construction operations

Offering unprecedented operational versatility, the TH522, a three-in-one wheel loader/skid steer/telehandler concept machine manufactured by Wacker Neuson, was introduced to the North American market Oct. 19. The apparatus can function as a wheel loader to dig and carry, work like a skid steer, and operate as a telehandler, with a lift height of 16 feet, 7 inches. Read More »

Metso chosen as supplier for FQM Kevitsa

Metso announced the company's selection as maintenance and parts supplier for the FQM Kevitsa mine’s primary gyrator crusher. “When we made the decision to update our mill linings and switch from traditional liners to Metso’s innovative Megaliter, it became obvious that the primary gyrator crusher would be the next obstacle on our way to full capacity,” Timo Ikäheimonen said. Read More »

Southeastern Equipment gives fledgling Ohio contractor a boost

Last year, Kim Ozalas, owner and operator of KO Pipeline, said her company embarked on its first project even though she had not yet fully mastered how to put capital equipment in place. KO Pipeline has kept busy in its first two seasons of work – and much of the steel and horsepower required to get the job done has come from Todd Clipner and Southeastern Equipment. Read More »

Metso shows off latest advancements at Valve World Asia trade show

Metso, a Finnish mineral processing and flow control technology company, recently showcased its total control valve portfolio at this year's Valve World Asia trade show in China. The trade show offered a special opportunity for flow control professionals to learn more about Metso's total range of control valve products, which are designed to eliminate system downtime and costs. Read More »