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Construction & Demolition Recycling

Atlas Copco HB 5800 hydraulic breaker

Atlas Copco HB 5800 hydraulic breaker This hydraulic breaker attachment features Krupp percussion technology and has a service weight of more than 6 tons. * Accepts a hydraulic flow of up to 103 gallons per minute at 2,610 psi, delivering an impact rate of up to 460 bpm. * Features AutoControl, a monitoring system that […]

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Construction & Demolition Recycling

Volvo EW160C

Volvo EW160C The EW160C wheeled excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment has a breakout force of 22,144 pounds. * The machine is powered by a 142-hp Volvo D6E EDE3 engine. * The excavator has a maximum digging reach of 32 feet, 1 inch and a maximum digging depth of 20 feet, 5 inches. * The EW160C […]

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Construction & Demolition Recycling

Exports of construction equipment increase in 2004

Exports of construction equipment increase in 2004 * The market for exports of U.S.-made construction machinery closed 2004 with a total of $8.9 billion worth of equipment sold worldwide–a 30 percent increase from the previous year, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). All world regions showed double-digit increases, according to the AEM, which […]

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Construction & Demolition Recycling

Regal effort: Washington’s King County helps contractors establish recycling methods

Regal effort: Washington’s King County helps contractors establish recycling methods – Construction Project Theresa Koppang Efforts by municipal and county governments to encourage construction site recycling are continuing in King County, Wash. The county government is actively working with area companies through its Construction Works Program, which is co-sponsored by the King County Solid Waste […]