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TOMRA SORTING RECYCLING INTRODUCES AUTOSORT COLOR FOR SEPARATING GLASS FROM MSW

| New technology recovers more glass for recycling, achieving purity rates greater than 95% TOMRA Sorting Recycling introduces AUTOSORT COLOR, a new machine which works in combination with AUTOSORT LASER to separate glass from municipal solid waste (MSW) with unprecedented effectiveness. Even though it is common to collect glass waste separately, a significant amount of recoverable ... READ MORE

The New Excavator Hi-Production Multi-Ripper ® From Leading Edge Attachments, Inc.

| Leading Edge Attachments, Inc.’s ® award winning excavator Multi-Ripper® is the most powerful and productive ripper in the world, however, the new Hi-Production Multi-Ripper takes the design one step further. Operators have testified that this unique patented ripper design can replace a hydraulic hammer for breaking through rock, frozen ground, and coral up to 4 ... READ MORE

John Deere Upgrades Compact Wheel Loader Line With New 244L and 324L Models

| Moline, Ill. (Dec. 11, 2018) — Offering operators increased productivity and significantly faster travel speeds, John Deere redesigned its K-Series compact wheel loader models with the introduction of the 244L and 324L compact wheel loaders. Ideal for landscape/snow removal, ag material handling and construction tasks, the new models round out the full line of L-Series ... READ MORE

GENERATORS, SMALL AIR COMPRESSORS ADDED TO DOOSAN CERTIFIED REMANUFACTURING PROGRAM

| STATESVILLE, N.C. – Doosan Portable Power is growing its successful Certified Remanufacturing Program by adding select generator models and lower cfm air compressor models to the range of eligible machines. Initially available for air compressors originally manufactured by Doosan or Ingersoll Rand rated 750 cfm or above, the program has been expanded to include lower ... READ MORE

Peterson is Named an Approved Lighting Vendor for Vipar Heavy Duty Network

| Agreement takes effect November 1, 2018 GRANDVIEW, MO (November 2018) — Peterson Manufacturing is very pleased to report that as of November 1, 2018, the company became an approved lighting vendor for Vipar HD, the largest heavy-duty truck parts buying group in North America. With a distributor group of over 250 members across the United States, ... READ MORE

Talbert Manufacturing Offers Versatile 60CC/55SA-LD Trailer

| RENSSELAER, Ind. (Dec. 6, 2018) — Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, offers the 60CC/55SA-LD trailer for optimum versatility. The trailer pairs with Talbert’s optional East Coast-style E1Nitro™ axle extension, allowing for 60-ton capacity with a close-coupled configuration or a 55-ton hauling capacity with a spread axle configuration. This innovative Talbert ... READ MORE

Banyan Water Launches Cooling Tower Integration for its Total Water Management Platform

| Cooling Tower Tracker™ enables up to 50 percent water savings and 10 percent energy savings with unprecedented real-time operational data for cooling towers Banyan Water, the leading provider of data-driven water conservation for the built environment, announced today the launch of its Cooling Tower Tracker™, a feature within Banyan Water Central—Banyan’s proprietary total water management ... READ MORE

LSIS Acquires Parker Hannifin’s Energy Grid Tie Division to create a new U.S. based company, LS Energy Solutions

| LSIS, a $2B Korea-based global leader in power, automation, and smart energy solutions, announced today the acquisition of the Charlotte-based Energy Grid Tie (EGT) Division of Parker-Hannifin, creating a new US-based company, LS Energy Solutions. Financial terms and details of the transaction are not being disclosed. LS Energy Solutions, a premier global energy solutions provider, ... READ MORE

Expansion plans for 100 people over the next three years as AMCS opens its Global Headquarters in Limerick

| Limerick, November 2018: Today, Pat Breen TD, Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection officially opened AMCS’ new global technical and support headquarters in Limerick. Speaking at the event, Minister Breen said: “The growth of AMCS into a global leader of integrated software and vehicle technology for the ... READ MORE

New Rolls-Royce Solutions for Remote Management of Power Plants

| Generic end-to-end platform for secure collection, transfer, storage, and analysis of engine data Allows plant operators to detect errors at an earlier stage to avoid unnecessary downtime and reduce costs Rolls-Royce is developing several new digital solutions that will revolutionize the way its customers manage their power plants with medium speed Bergen engines. One of ... READ MORE

American Baler Company Announces New Hire for Key Account Sales

| Bellevue, OH – American Baler Company is proud to announce and welcome Sean Gertsch as Key Account Sales. Gertsch will be responsible for developing National and OEM Accounts. Previously Gertsch served as a Sales Representative for Hoosier Machinery Solutions where he specialized in sales of capital equipment for recycling and material recovery facilities. American Baler ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   Association of Energy Engineers www.aeecenter.org Blue Star Power Systems Inc. www.bluestarps.com CxEnergy Conference & Expo www.cxenergy.com DCL America www.dcl-inc.com Easi-Set Worldwide www.precastbuildings.com Generac Power Systems Inc. www.generac.com Martin Energy Group www.martinenergygroup.com Phoenix Products www.phoenixprods.com Power Solutions International www.psiengines.com Pritchard Brown www.pritchardbrown.com Robinson Custom Enclosures www.robinsonenclosures.com Shannon Enterprises of W.N.Y.C. Inc. www.blanket-insulation.com Solar Turbines www.solarturbines.com ... READ MORE

ShowCase

|   Bradley Corp. Bradley Corp.’s exclusive Design On Demand program offers customized services and product solutions that are ideal for large or small industrial applications in the most demanding environments. With in-house engineering experience, system design consultation, and individualized services, Bradley’s qualified experts help design plumbing systems according to each customer’s needs and project goals. ... READ MORE

CASE Announces New C Series Motor Graders

| Racine, Wis., December 1st, 2018 CASE Construction Equipment introduces the all-new C Series motor graders. Two new models deliver a wide offering of new weights, horsepower ratings and feature-driven grading solutions for municipalities, as well as small-to-mid-size site prep, road-maintenance and general construction businesses. These new motor grader models feature a variety of standard features ... READ MORE

Start Building the Future

| SWANApalooza is THE place to discuss, deliberate, and debate the latest challenges in the solid waste and recycling industry. During four exciting days, you can expect to catch up with your network of colleagues and make new lasting business connections to build your success. Join the Excitement Let’s keep the momentum going! Join the conversation ... READ MORE

Rolls-Royce Partners with Northwestel to Deliver Backup Power Systems to Canadian Arctic Communities

| More than 20 MTU Onsite Energy systems will provide backup power and enable uptime and connectivity in more than two dozen communities in Northern Canada Rolls-Royce is partnering with Northwestel, a Northern Canadian telecommunications company, to help provide reliable high-speed internet access to Nunavut, one of the most remote northern territories of the Canadian Arctic. ... READ MORE

US Groundwater in Peril: Potable Supply Less Than Thought

| The US groundwater supply is smaller than originally thought, according to a new research study that includes a University of Arizona hydrologist. The study provides important insights into the depths of underground fresh and brackish water in some of the most prominent sedimentary basins across the U.S. The research by scientists from the University of ... READ MORE

K-Tec’s New Tricerabox 3-Point Hitch Box Blade

| K-Tec Earthmovers have released a new accessory for 500+HP Tractors to enhance earthmoving operations. The K-Tec Tricerabox is a 14’ wide box blade that is mounted to the 3-point hitch on the rear of a tractor. The three functions of the Tricerabox include the leveling blade pulling material forwards, ripper teeth sinking down into the ... READ MORE

Schneider Electric Delivers Unmatchable Insights to Electrical Systems through Asset Connect

| Enables predictive asset performance management for connected equipment throughout an electrical distribution system Provides 24/7 monitoring, remote access and SMS alerts about the status of an electrical system Schneider Electric, the global specialist in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced Asset Connect, a new modernization solution that allows facility managers to ... READ MORE

Water Research Foundation Releases Report about Wildfire Impacts on Drinking Water

| The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has released a new report, Wildfire Impacts on Drinking Water Treatment Process Performance: Development of Evaluation Protocols and Management Practices (4590). The frequency and intensity of wildfires, especially in the western United States, has increased in recent decades. Drinking water utilities may face issues with water quantity and availability, source ... READ MORE

City of Huntington Beach Partners with Stem, Inc. for AI-Powered Energy Storage Services

| California municipal leader adopts innovative technology services to improve taxpayer savings while contributing to sustainability and grid relief The City of Huntington Beach, California announced that it has selected Stem, Inc., the global leader in energy storage, for its first artificial intelligence (AI)-powered energy storage systems. Stem will build a 235 kilowatt-hour (kWh)-sized system at ... READ MORE

B2W Software Celebrates 25 Years of Innovation with Significant Enhancements to its Market Leading Estimating Solution for Heavy Construction

| Solution that replaced spreadsheets and paper takes speed, performance and usability to new levels Portsmouth, NH –November 26, 2018 — Celebrating 25 years of innovation, B2W Software, a leading provider of heavy construction management software, reaffirmed its ongoing commitment to leading the digital transformation in heavy construction with significant enhancements to its popular estimating solution. ... READ MORE

KOHLER Launches New Line of Batteries for Generator Applications 

| Comprehensive range offers end users enhanced performance, reliability and quality control KOHLER is introducing a comprehensive lineup of high-performance batteries specifically designed for use in residential, commercial and industrial power generators. The new KOHLER Genuine Batteries are engineered to deliver optimal performance in generator applications, helping end users to minimize the unplanned maintenance costs associated ... READ MORE

New Cat® D6 Debuts World’s First High Drive Electric Drive Dozer

| Top Grading Performance, Fuel Efficiency Gains The all-new Cat® D6 dozer delivers new levels of efficiency and performance with a choice of Electric Drive or Fully Automatic power train. A redesigned purpose-built VPAT dozer offers best-in-class grading, while updated technology features help operators to be more productive from first pass to finish grade. Customer profitability ... READ MORE

Caterpillar introduces 5-seat utility vehicles

| Last year, Caterpillar announced the introduction of it’s first-ever Cat® utility vehicles – the gasoline-powered Cat CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102 D. To expand that offering, the product line now includes the gasoline-powered Cat CUV85 and diesel-powered CUV105 D. The CUV85 and CUV105 D both feature a spacious second row to accommodate a total of five ... READ MORE

New Cat® C13B engine delivers more power in a compact, lightweight design that allows OEMs to downsize engine platforms

| The new Cat® C13B leverages a proven, reliable core engine with over 109 million off-highway field hours combined with design improvements to create customer value, allowing OEMs to downsize their engine platforms, lower installation costs and maximize uptime. The 12.5-liter engine features a patented non-EGR aftertreatment system to meet EU Stage V and U.S. EPA ... READ MORE

New Cat® 440 and 450 Backhoe Loaders deliver performance and comfort to meet the demands of today’s customers

| The all new Cat® 440 and 450 center pivot models provide industry-leading lifting performance, high breakout forces and improved operating comfort and ergonomics. The new addition to the Cat Backhoe Loader model line-up, the 440 boasts a 25 percent backhoe lifting improvement over the 430F2 and redesigned single tilt loader arms providing parallel lift and ... READ MORE

Next Generation Cat® Excavators deliver more choices for increased efficiency and lower operating costs in 36-ton size class

| Next Generation 36-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar — the 336 and 336 GC — increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models. The new excavators offer unique combinations of features designed to match contractors’ productivity and cost targets. Delivering high-production performance, the new Cat® 336 features ... READ MORE

B2W Software Announces 2019 User Conference

| Portsmouth, NH – November 20, 2018 — B2W Software, a leading provider of heavy construction management software, today announced that its 18th annual User Conference will be held at La Cantera Resort in San Antonio, TX, March 3-5, 2019. With a growing portfolio of next-generation solutions and rapidly expanding customer base, B2W anticipates a record turn-out of ... READ MORE

Jason Bailey named Director of Route Ready Sales for Big Truck Rental

| Big Truck Rental, LLC. announced that Jason Bailey will be taking on the role of Director of Route Ready Sales.  Route Ready Sales is the division of Big Truck Rental responsible for the marketing and sales of its premium off-rent refuse trucks. Jason will be responsible for the strategy and execution of the pre-owned vehicle ... READ MORE

CleanSpark Acquires Pioneer CEP Division to Address Larger Markets: Providing a Total Package Empowering Utilities to tame Wind and Solar Energy

| Pioneer Electric Custom Electrical Products – CEP being acquired by Cleanspark, is a key event that allows Cleanspark – (symbol: CLSK) to expand its customer base to utilities and T&D globally. The combination will give entree to a sector that will soon be in dire need. Wind and Solar power is growing rapidly; as of ... READ MORE

CleanSpark Announces Foundational Patent for Fractalgrid.

| FRACTALGRID Powerful Machine Learning to Assist Utility Grids’ Transition to Green Power and Energy Storage A patent for the Fractalgrid was awarded to CleanSpark in April 2018. The Fractalgrid is an information technology construct with the ability to spread intelligence and adaptability throughout a utility grid. The hybrid-cloud-based architecture can support innumerable instances of software, ... READ MORE

John Deere Dealer Provides Backhoes to Aid Hurricane Recovery

| Moline, Ill. (Nov. 20, 2018) — Following the devastation of Hurricane Michael, Beard Equipment and John Deere donated the use of a John Deere backhoe to four local counties and municipalities in the Florida Panhandle. The cities of Lynn Haven, Callaway, and Mexico Beach and Jackson County experienced serious damage as a result of the ... READ MORE

Russelectric Announces Distributed Energy Controller

| Integrated microgrid control solution improves power quality and decreases energy costs Russelectric, a leading manufacturer of automatic transfer switches and power control systems and solutions, announces its new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller (RDEC™). RDEC is a fully integrated controller for complex, mission critical distributed energy systems, ranging from back-up generation and demand management to fully ... READ MORE

EMA and Aeroseal Conducting Webinar on Curing Leaky Ductwork

| The Goal: To Realize Substantial Healthcare Energy Savings and Regulatory Compliance Leaking air ducts can more than double fan energy use, and increase heating and cooling costs significantly. According to ASHRAE, a 20% leakage in an exhaust system can increase fan energy use by 95%. Duct leakage problems are particularly acute in hospitals. The health ... READ MORE

Nation’s Best Design-Build Projects Announced   

| Water/wastewater projects among award-winning infrastructure solutions The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) has announced the winners of its 2018 National Design-Build Project/Team Awards competition. The program promotes exceptional diversity in project size, sector, and geography while celebrating the innovative and collaborative teams who produce projects that inspire. This year’s winners, consisting of 29 projects across ... READ MORE

Cat® 330 and 330 GC Next Generation Excavators Deliver Increased Efficiency and Lower Operating Costs

| The Next Generation 30-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar — the 330 and 330 GC — increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models. The new excavators offer unique combinations of features designed to match contractors’ productivity and cost targets. Delivering high-production performance, the new Cat® 330 ... READ MORE

New Cat® 140 Motor Grader Features Conventional Controls, All-Wheel-Drive Option, Grade Control Choices, Operator Amenities

| Designed as a high-production model, the all-new Cat®  140 Motor Grader combines a selection of grade control technologies with conventional steering wheel/lever controls, an efficient powertrain, enhanced operator comfort/convenience features, and simple, extended-interval serviceability. The new model offers an all-wheel-drive system option with a standard operating weight of 42,325 pounds (19 198 kg) and features ... READ MORE

Caterpillar expands Next Generation Mini Excavator range with six new models (7-10 tons) offering configuration choices and premium features

| The Caterpillar range of Next Generation mini hydraulic excavators has been expanded with the addition of six new models in the 7-to-10-ton category. The new models provide a selection of basic configurations, allowing customers to choose the machine that works most efficiently in applications routinely encountered. As with all Cat® Next Generation mini excavators, the ... READ MORE

Next Generation Cat® Mini Excavators designed for optimum customer value

| Four new models in the Cat® mini hydraulic excavator lineup, engineered and manufactured by Caterpillar, are designed to provide users the best performance, versatility, safety, operator convenience—and affordability— in the smallest possible packages for 1-to-2-ton class machines. This customer-centered approach to engineering results in the new models incorporating industry-first standard features, such as joystick steering ... READ MORE

Soft-Pak acquires FASTPace Trash Software

| Soft-Pak Software Solutions (“Soft-Pak”), an operational software solution for the waste and recycling industry announced its expansion by acquiring FASTPace Roll Off Software (“FASTPace”) on October 31, 2018. The acquisition includes all software, clients and employees related to FASTPace Software. This strategic acquisition will provide value to the existing FASTPace users, as Soft-Pak plans to ... READ MORE

Wacker Neuson launches a construction equipment technician apprenticeship program

| Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin – Wacker Neuson has announced a unique apprenticeship program to help fill the growing need for qualified machine technicians in the construction industry. Wacker Neuson has teamed up with the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) to create an apprenticeship program that allows students to “earn as they learn.”  The ... READ MORE

FrontRunner autonomous haulage system sets new record with latest industry milestone

| Rolling Meadows, Ill., — November 15, 2018 – Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer today announced the FrontRunner Autonomous Haulage System (AHS) has achieved the unprecedented milestone of more than two billion tons of surface material moved autonomously. The FrontRunner system has now hauled more than all other commercial mining autonomous haulage ... READ MORE

Hyundai Construction Equipment Adds The G.W. Van Keppel Company to Growing North American Distribution Network

| NORCROSS, Ga. (November 2018) – Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas announces the expansion of its North American authorized dealer network with the addition of The G.W. Van Keppel Company. Van Keppel was founded in 1926 and is a leading provider of equipment and services for construction, aggregate, quarry supply, and material handling industries in the Midwest. Van ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   B2W Software www.b2wsoftware.com Brandt Equipment Solutions www.brandt.ca/divisions/equipment-solutions Case Construction www.casece.com ClearSpan Fabric Structures www.clearspan.com Doosan Infracore Construction Equipment America www.doosanequipment.com Efficiency Production, Inc. www.efficiencyproduction.com Federal Signal (Elgin/Vactor) www.vactor.com Geith www.geith.com Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America Inc www.hitachicm.us KOBELCO Construction www.kobelcoamerica.com Komatsu America Corp www.komatsuamerica.com Kubota Tractor Corporation www.kubota.com Landoll Corporation www.landoll.com Liebherr www.liebherr.com Mabey ... READ MORE

ShowCase

|   TopCon Future-proof your excavating. Get the X-53x (full 3D system) now or choose the X-52x (2D system) and easily upgrade later. Either choice gives you future-proof 500-kbps Baud Rate modular components ready for next generation enhancements. No matter what you choose, you’ll get more out of your excavating projects. The X-52x ensures you will ... READ MORE

Energy Storage North America 2018 Concludes with Successful Collaboration  on Global Intersection of Power and Transportation

|   Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, concluded its sixth annual event this month in Pasadena, Calif. Amplified by the presence of two co-located events, a record number of international attendees, and inspiring keynote speeches from industry visionaries and public policy champions, ESNA 2018 was the ... READ MORE

Landis+Gyr Makes It Easier for Utilities to Start Analytics Program

| Landis+Gyr (SWISS: LAND.SW) has released version 5.1 of its Advanced Grid Analytics (AGA) software providing easier integration and deployment along with enhanced revenue protection analytics to detect energy theft and malfunctioning meters. The “adapter-free” integration feature found in the new software version eliminates the need for most custom adapters to deploy metering analytics when used ... READ MORE

City of Dothan, Ala. Selects Aclara for Pilot Deployment Project of Combination Electricity and Water Advanced Metering Infrastructure Program Enabled by  Aclara RF Point-to-Multipoint Network 

| Successful Pilot Is the First Step to Full Deployment Reaching Up to 66,000 Individual Endpoints Aclara, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities around the world, has won a pilot deployment project by the City of Dothan, Alabama for an electricity and water advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) program. Upon ... READ MORE

BEST 2.0: The Building Efficiency System Tool Upgraded

| Building on the foundation of a great tool and with more than one year of additional input from engineers, contractors and building owners, the Hydronic Industry Alliance-Commercial (HIA-C), a committee of the Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA), has upgraded its total commercial building HVAC system efficiency comparison tool that continues to be available online at no ... READ MORE

LG Sonic Introduces Innovative Water Quality Sensor Head

| Data is becoming more and more important. It allows us to access a wealth of information that can prove useful in making decisions not only in our daily lives, but also in water treatment. With MPC-Buoy, LG Sonic introduced data driven algal bloom management. Now, we are introducing a new sensor head that will offer ... READ MORE

SWANA Celebrates America Recycles Day

| Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) encourages everyone to support recycling as they celebrate America Recycles Day on November 15. “It is important not only to recycle, but do it right,” said David Biderman, SWANA’s Executive Director and CEO. “Countless people recycle; however, many may not realize that they are ... READ MORE

Soft-Pak acquires FASTPace Trash Software

| Soft-Pak Software Solutions (“Soft-Pak”), an operational software solution for the waste and recycling industry announced its expansion by acquiring FASTPace Roll Off Software (“FASTPace”) on October 31, 2018. The acquisition includes all software, clients and employees related to FASTPace Software. This strategic acquisition will provide value to the existing FASTPace users, as Soft-Pak plans to ... READ MORE

ENGCON TILTROTATOR TO BE FEATURED ON US TV SHOW

| Tiltrotator on “World’s Greatest!…” Strömsund, Sweden, November 12, 2018 – In a reprise of one of the most popular episodes of the US TV show “World’s Greatest!…,” Engcon’s tiltrotators will be featured in the episode airing on November 19, 2018. A tiltrotator is a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators, and television ... READ MORE

Caterpillar Expands Renewable Energy Portfolio with High-Efficiency, Shingled-Cell, Monocrystalline SunPower® Solar Panels

| SunPower P-Series solar panel technology generates up to 32 percent more energy than conventional panels over first 25 years Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced that SunPower (NASDAQ: SPWR) now provides high-efficiency SunPower® Performance Series (P-Series) solar panels under the Cat® brand. Offered as part of the Cat Hybrid Energy Solutions suite, the monocrystalline, shingled-cell Cat ... READ MORE

The Water Main Presents Research on How Americans Relate to Water: Want to Engage Them? Start With What Matters to Them

| Qualitative research from APM Research Lab, Wilder Research offers national perspectives American Public Media’s water initiative, The Water Main, today announced findings in a study focused on Americans’ perceptions on water, a topic for which there is little existing research. Conducted in collaboration with APM Research Lab and Wilder Research, the qualitative study offers water ... READ MORE

Trimble Announces Forensics GNSS Solution

| Solution Combines GNSS Receiver, Tablet or Handhelds and Forensics Software to Increase Speed and Efficiency in the Field for Crash and Crime Scene Investigations  LAS VEGAS, Nov. 5, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the launch of the Trimble® Forensics GNSS solution. The solution combines the Trimble T10 tablet or TDC100 handheld with the Trimble Forensics Capture ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   American Peat Technology LLC www.AmericanPeatTech.com Best Management Products www.bmpinc.com Bio Clean/Forterra www.biocleanenvironmental.net CleanWay Environmental Partners www.cleanwayusa.com Crumpler Plastic Pipe Inc www.cpp-pipe.com DOGIPOT www.dogipot.com ENPAC LLC www.enpac.com Fabco Industries www.fabco-industries.com IECA www.ieca.org Innovyze / XP Solutions www.xpsolutions.com J.W. Faircloth & Son www.fairclothskimmer.com Neenah Foundry Company www.nfco.com North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) www.nodigshow.com Oldcastle ... READ MORE

Trimble and HCSS Collaborate to Bring Civil Bidding, Estimating, Job Costing and Safety Applications to Key Global Markets

| SUNNYVALE, Calif., November 2018—As part of an ongoing commitment to transform the way engineering and construction companies work, Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) and HCSS, Inc. will collaborate to tightly couple estimating and bidding workflows to field operations, driving increased job site productivity, improved quality and expanded visibility into today’s construction environment. This collaboration will include strategic ... READ MORE

ShowCase

|   PRINSCO INC. Maximum Infiltration & Groundwater Recharge As regulatory demands around infiltration and groundwater recharge continue to escalate, Prinsco’s Hydrostor Stormwater Chambers provide a strategic, high-performance option for your next stormwater management project. Hydrostor systems have minimum environmental impact and are available in two sizes. The HS75 and HS180 offer installed stormwater storage of ... READ MORE

Trimble Announces Machine Control and Payload Management on One Platform

| Mixed Fleet Machine Control with Integrated Payload Management Simplifies Workflows LAS VEGAS, November 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced the Trimble® LOADRITE® Payload Management for Trimble Earthworks Grade Control Platform for Excavators integration. This integration will help increase productivity and efficiency for excavator operations, allowing contractors to track bucket-by-bucket payload, and monitor mass haul progress from the same ... READ MORE

New Trimble Earthworks GO! Grade Control Platform for Compact Machine Grading Attachments

| Trimble Sets a New Standard in Ease-of-Use and Portability for Machine Control LAS VEGAS, November, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced the release of the Trimble® Earthworks GO! Grade Control Platform, a 2D grade control solution for compact machine grading attachments. Trimble Earthworks GO! enables high-accuracy grading in an easy-to-use, portable platform. It is the only Bring Your ... READ MORE

New Version of Trimble Earthworks Grade Control Platform Includes Support for Motor Graders and Automatic Guidance for Tiltrotators

| Full Family of Machine Types Now Available on the Trimble Earthworks Platform LAS VEGAS, November, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced the release of Trimble® Earthworks Grade Control Platform version 1.7 with support for motor graders and automatic guidance for tiltrotator attachments. Trimble Earthworks for Motor Graders is a GNSS-based, 3D grade control solution designed to make fine ... READ MORE

Waste Management Phoenix Open Receives Highest International Award for Sustainability in Golf

| SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Nov. 8, 2018) – The 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open recently received the highest international award for sustainability in golf for its efforts to balance environmental impacts, conserve natural resources and benefit the local community as Scotland-based GEO Foundation (GEO) again named the event as a “GEO Certified® Tournament.” To become “GEO Certified®” ... READ MORE

Lockheed Martin and Cypress Creek Renewables Receive National Award for Energy Storage Project

| Companies selected as Energy Storage North America 2018 Innovation Award Winner Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Cypress Creek Renewables received an Energy Storage North America (ESNA) 2018 Innovation Award for leadership in energy storage and positive impact on the energy storage industry, displayed in their collaboration on a series of solar-plus-storage projects. In March, Lockheed ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   A.H. Meyer Maschinenfabrik GmbH www.ahmeyer.com Aqua Dam Inc. www.aquadam.net Bowie Industries Inc. www.bowieindustries.com Dietz Hydroseeding www.dietzhydroseeding.com Ernst Conservation Seeds www.ernstseed.com Erosion Supply Company www.erosionsupply.com Express Blower Inc. www.expressblower.com Filtrexx International LLC www.filtrexx.com FINN Corporation www.finncorp.com Genesis Nursery Inc www.genesisnurseryinc.com Geosynthetics Conference www.geosyntheticsconference.com Heavyweight Sediment Control Solutions www.durawattle.com J.W. Faircloth & Son www.fairclothskimmer.com Maccaferri Inc. ... READ MORE

ShowCase

| Express Blower Express Blower has received Tier 4 Final certification per EPA/EU/CARB standards on its self-contained machines, which include models TM-45MD, TM-45HD, TM-70MD, TM-70HD, and the compact SKHD. The John Deere PowerTech PSS 6.8L engine powers the MD (Medium Duty) models, while the HD (Heavy Duty) machines use the John Deere PowerTech PSS 9.0L engine. ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   American Leak Detection www.americanleakdetection.com CORE & MAIN www.coreandmain.com Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association www.dipra.org EWRI – Environmental & Water Resources Institute www.asce.org/ewri Fluid Conservation Systems www.fluidconservation.com Hermann Sewerin GmbH www.sewerin.com Hobas Pipe USA www.hobaspipe.com Kisters North America www.kisters.net Mueller Co www.muellerwaterproducts.com Plast-O-Matic Valves Inc www.plastomatic.com SebaKMT/Megger www.sebakmt.com Utility Services Associates www.leakdetectionservice.com ... READ MORE

ShowCase

|   BLUE-WHITE There are no metals in the fluid path of F-461 Series inline Variable Area Flowmeters, making these units well suited for use in many ultrapure applications. Constructed of tough, chemical-resistant polysulfone, F-461 flowmeters offer better resistance to high temperatures, pressures, and a broad base of harsh chemicals than many plastic flowmeters on the market. ... READ MORE

Ciel & Terre Completes Two New Floating Solar Projects in California and Colorado with Others Under Construction and Planned in US

| Ciel & Terre Completes Two New Floating Solar Projects in California and Colorado with Others Under Construction and Planned in U.S. Ciel & Terre USA (www.ciel-et-terre.net), innovators in floating solar power systems, today announced the completion of two new floating solar projects. A municipal floating solar project in Walden, Colorado, and a private floating solar ... READ MORE

Landis+Gyr Releases Power Center 4.6 for Advanced Load Management

| Software release supports multitenancy for shared demand response programs Landis+Gyr (SWISS: LAND.SW) has increased support for public power load management programs with the release of Power Center 4.6, which provides multitenancy capabilities allowing group management of load control switches and devices. The multitenancy feature is particularly useful for generation and transmission cooperatives that supply power ... READ MORE

Mueller Water Products to Acquire Krausz Industries, Ltd.

| Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE: MWA) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Krausz Industries, Ltd., a manufacturer of pipe couplings, grips and clamps, for $140 million in cash. Krausz Industries provides a full suite of innovative and proprietary pipe couplings, grips and clamps under the HYMAX brand for the global ... READ MORE

Hyundai to Demo HX220L Excavator with Trimble Ready® Option at 2018 Trimble Dimensions User Conference

| NORCROSS, Ga., Nov. 1, 2018 – Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas today announced it will showcase a Trimble Ready® Hyundai HX220L hydraulic excavator running the Trimble® Earthworks Grade Control Platform during the 2018 Trimble Dimensions User Conference, Nov. 5–7 in Las Vegas. A Silver Sponsor at this year’s event, Hyundai will host an exhibit at Booth ... READ MORE

CASE Introduces New N Series Backhoe Loader

| New loader control functionality further simplifies operation/improves productivity. CASE Construction Equipment is making numerous updates to its N Series backhoe loaders, including new industry-exclusive PowerBoost functionality, a new PowerDrive transmission upgrade with Direct Drive, and a factory-installed thumb that makes backhoe operation even more versatile. New CASE N Series backhoes also feature updates to loader controls, including ... READ MORE

Big Truck Rental

| Big Truck Rental, the nationwide leader in refuse rental trucks, announced today that it has been awarded a new contract starting November 1 to provide rental of new refuse trucks and purchase of premium pre-owned refuse trucks to the participants in the U.S. Communities national cooperative purchasing program.  Following a thorough evaluation by the lead ... READ MORE

Hallco Industries, Inc. Announces Several Organizational Changes as Part of its Continued Global Growth Plan

| TILLAMOOK, ORE. (PRWEB) OCTOBER 31, 2018 As Hallco Industries, Inc. continues its global expansion, we have appointed a new CEO Hallco Global, President of Hallco Industries and Vice President of Sales and Marketing. It is with great pride that Hallco Industries of Tillamook, Oregon announces the next phase of our expansion into Europe, Australia and Asia. ... READ MORE

New ASV RT-25 CTL World’s Most Compact Track Loader

| GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (Oct. 31, 2018) — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, introduces the new RT-25 Posi-Track® compact track loader. Featuring similar dimensions as its more powerful cousin, the RT-40, the RT-25 serves as an economical alternative for contractors, rental centers and homeowners working ... READ MORE

New Holland Construction Introduces Most Powerful Compact Track Loader

| NEW HOLLAND, PA. – The new C245 Super Boom® compact track loader offers the highest level of performance in a New Holland Construction vertical lift machine. With a massive rated operating capacity of 4,500 pounds, industry-leading breakout force of 9,188 pounds, and powerful high-flow hydraulics, it’s the largest, most powerful New Holland compact track loader ... READ MORE

CUES Releases New REDI Kit Remote Evaluation Diagnostic Inspection Tool

| CUES has developed a new pipeline inspection tool designed to significantly reduce unplanned downtime. The CUES REDI (Remote Evaluation Diagnostic Inspection) Kit is the first pipeline inspection troubleshooting kit available on the market today designed to help diagnose electrical issues, allowing for quicker and more accurate troubleshooting and repairs of problems while in the field. ... READ MORE

Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District Improves Classrooms, Earns Trane Energy Efficiency Leader Award

| Trane®, a global leader in indoor comfort solutions, and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, recognized the Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District (DRRSD), with an Energy Efficiency Leader Award for a multi-year energy conservation program that improves classroom comfort and reduces district energy costs by 62 percent. Each year, taxpayers spend about $6 billion on energy to ... READ MORE

Hundreds of Supporters Celebrate Sterling Natural Resource Center

| East Valley Water District marks start of construction on state-of-the-art recycled water treatment facility, community center On Oct. 20, more than 300 local officials and community members joined East Valley Water District (EVWD) to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Sterling Natural Resource Center (SNRC), a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility in Highland, Calif., on the corner ... READ MORE

Siemens and UCF to Establish Big Data Collaboration Focused on Advancing Smart Infrastructure Technologies

| Goal of data analytics partnership to further develop concept of Smart Buildings by optimizing overall building performance and improve operational efficiency and predictability of power grid Today, the University of Central Florida (UCF) and Siemens unveiled a new collaboration around smart infrastructure that builds on a more than 30-year relationship. The expanded partnership is aimed ... READ MORE

CATERPILLAR PRODUCES 40,000th LARGE DOZER

| The legacy of the Cat® large dozer began a little more than 40 years ago with a revolutionary elevated sprocket and new undercarriage design that looked unlike any dozer of its day. The groundbreaking suspended undercarriage with high drive design conformed to the ground better than standard oval tracks, helping to improve machine traction, extend undercarriage life and ... READ MORE

Florida DEP to Suspend $12 Million in Community Water Infrastructure Loan Payments to Help with Hurricane Michael Recovery

| Today, to assist communities recovering from the devastating impact of Hurricane Michael, and at the direction of Governor Rick Scott, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is offering the suspension of up to $12 million in wastewater and drinking water facility loan repayments and interest accrual for two years. This will provide cities and ... READ MORE

Blink and Hubject form Partnership Increasing Access to Electric Vehicle Charging Networks in the US

| Auto Industry Leaders to Provide Enhanced Roaming and Charging Capabilities for EV Drivers by Early 2019 Blink Charging Co., a leading owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging station products and networked EV charging services, and Hubject, a joint venture formed by leading companies in the automotive, energy and technology sectors that includes ... READ MORE

Trojan Battery Company Introduces Trillium™ Line of Intelligent Lithium Ion Batteries for Deep-Cycle Applications

| Expanding Battery Technology Portfolio by adding Longer Runtime and More Lifetime than Comparable Lithium Products Trojan Battery Co., LLC, the world’s leading manufacturer of deep-cycle energy storage solutions for Motive and Stationary applications is proud to announce the Trillium line of Trojan Intelligent Lithium batteries. With life expectancy over 5,000 cycles, Trillium maximizes total energy ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   Air Burners Inc. www.airburners.com Bomac Carts/Royal Basket www.bomaccarts.com Bucks Fabricating www.bucksfab.com ClearSpan Fabric Structures www.clearspan.com Cummins Westport Inc. www.cumminswestport.com Doosan Infracore Construction Equipment America www.doosanequipment.com EPI Environmental Products Inc www.epi-global.com Global Sensor Systems Inc. www.globalsensorsystems.com/index.asp GOC Technologies www.goctech.com Hallco Industries Inc. www.hallcoindustries.com International Baler Corporation www.intl-baler.com Keith Mfg www.keithwalkingfloor.com Lee Supply Company www.leesupply.com Mack ... READ MORE

ShowCase

|   BYERS SCIENTIFIC & MANUFACTURING Byers Scientific & Manufacturing is an industrial odor management company focused on combining tested and proven science with innovative design in order to solve complex odor challenges for our clients and partners. We started Byers Scientific & Manufacturing because we saw a need and an opportunity—a need to leverage next-generation ... READ MORE

SWANA News

| Connect, Create & Collaborate at SWANApalooza Did you know? Consultants believe the city of Boston could achieve an 80 percent overall diversion rate by the year 2030. Enter SWANApalooza, SWANA’s premier technical gathering for professionals to explore environmental solutions for integrated solid waste management, taking place in Boston from February 25–28. Held in New England for ... READ MORE

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