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Eagle Crusher launches new Web site

Eagle Crusher launches new Web site Eagle Crusher Co. has launched a new Web site at www.eaglecrusher.com. The site, designed by Holcomb Gallagher Adams Inc., has undergone a complete transformation, including new site navigation. Changes include a dealer page that allows customers to locate dealers by state. In addition, each equipment page, sorted by recycling […]

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Point & shoot

Point & shoot Darren H. Constantino Last summer, when we asked producers which new-technology gadgets (besides cell phones) they most used around their sites, we were surprised to discover that the top response was “digital cameras.” But perhaps the results of that Pit & Quarry online survey shouldn’t be a surprise, says Chris Upp, associate […]

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Hydraulic excavator

Hydraulic excavator – Equipment showcase: your productivity marketplace Caterpillar offers the 321C LCR hydraulic excavator, which features a compact swing radius for high productivity in tight areas such as near buildings, on highways where lane closures must be limited, and on logging roads. Tail swing radius is only 5 ft. 6 in. The 321C LCR […]

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Indiana

Indiana After more than an hour of discussion, the Wayne County Board of Zoning Appeals approved a limestone quarry operation to expand the scope of it’s digging on Hollandsburg Road. The issue was tabled at the last meeting after a lengthy discussion. Barrett Paving Materials, a highway construction company that also sells limestone, will expand […]

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Epoxy putty

Epoxy putty Magic Bond epoxy stick from Devcon is a 4-oz. stick of two-part epoxy putty designed to seal leaks and repair gouges in steel, aluminum, wood, fiberglass, concrete and ceramics. This emergency repair putty has a waterproof formulation that provides durable, long-term underwater sealing. Magic Bond mixes quickly by hand kneading and hardens in […]

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On the Fastener Track

On the Fastener Track Kevin Finnegan Plate-type belt-fastener systems can keep heavy-duty conveyor-belt operations moving material. In aggregate production, conveyors hold an important key to productivity. In many cases, conveyor downtime is related to mechanical problems resulting either from wear, damage or breakage of the mechanical belt fasteners, or from a mismatch between the mechanical […]

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Flowmeter

http://www.looksmart.com/ http://www.findarticles.com/ FindArticles > Pit & Quarry > Jan, 2005 > Article > Print friendly Flowmeter The standard method for determining open channel flow is to measure the height or “head” of the liquid as it passes over a weir or flume. Princo’s SmartSonic Open Channel Flowmeter transmitter has built-in programmed characterization for virtually every […]

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a quarry in the ‘Show Me’ state showcases its quicker service and production capabilities through RFID

Get the load out: a quarry in the ‘Show Me’ state showcases its quicker service and production capabilities through RFID James E. Guyette An automated truck tracking and loading system being rolled-out by the Conco Companies of Springfield, Mo., will provide the crushed stone operation with a key marketing tool, as customers will be able […]

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Hazemag USA, Inc

Hazemag USA, Inc – Corporate Capabilities Total customer satisfaction Since a modest beginning back in 1947, Hazemag has grown to become a leader in impactor design and control technology. Having now sold over 70,000 impactors throughout the world, they attribute this success to fundamental principles of total customer satisfaction, offering the highest quality and a […]

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Truck-scale terminal

Truck-scale terminal Mettler Toledo’s IND310drive Graphic Terminal offers functionality not commonly found in embedded truck-scale terminals, such as flexible database tables, quick ID indexes, configurable soft keys, and condition-based monitoring. The terminal provides powerful processing capabilities on inbound/outbound truck transactions. Ideal for applications in quarries, farms and manufacturing facilities served by trucks, the IND310drive terminal […]