No one knows when it happened: some would say perhaps it made no sound, or maybe no one was listening, but something changed in the watershed upstream of several properties in a Noblesville, IN, subdivision. Suddenly, the slope of a streambank in a neighborhood backyard began wasting away. … Read More
With wildfires still raging throughout southern California, it might seem strange to concentrate on a completely different kind of natural disaster. But there are some instructive similarities in what we do—or don’t do—when faced with unpleasant possibilities like fires, earthquakes, and floods.
Lucy Jones is a seismologist who has spent … Read More
MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM – CPM Holdings Inc. (CPM), a leading supplier of process equipment and technology to the food, fuel and engineered materials industries, announces the acquisition of Proline Engineering based in Manchester, UK. Founded in 1996, Proline is a leading supplier of high-speed, high-volume conveyance solutions, installation and aftermarket services … Read More
Caterpillar is expanding its Home and Outdoor Power product line with the introduction of a portable inverter generator. Inverter technology is a first in Caterpillar’s long history of power generation. Caterpillar engineers designed the Cat INV2000 with consumer usability features, like an easy start switch, along with professional performance and … Read More
Racine, Wis., December 11, 2017 – CASE Construction Equipment has introduced several machine enhancements to its N Series backhoe loaders incorporated throughout the machine—from cab and drivetrain improvements to enhancements to the hydraulic and electrical systems. CASE has also made standard several options that were previously optional, and now offers an … Read More
Portsmouth, NH – December 7, 2017 — B2W Software, a leading provider of heavy civil construction management software, announced that Minger Construction has improved its safety processes through the B2W Inform solution for electronic data capture and analysis.
Minger Construction is headquartered in Minnesota and implemented B2W Inform earlier this year. … Read More
ST. CATHARINES, Ontario (Dec. 7, 2017) – Haver & Boecker, a leading equipment manufacturer and solutions provider for the aggregates and mining industries, offers efficiency-enhancing screening technology to optimize screening operations. Designed for minimal structural vibration, the Tyler F-Class vibrating screen is ideal for tough applications, such as scalping and … Read More
Strömsund, Sweden, December 7, 2017 – Engcon, the world’s leading manufacturer of tiltrotators – a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators – collaborates with most established manufacturers of machine control and excavator guidance systems to bring maximum benefit to customers. Trimble, the machine and excavator guidance systems … Read More
GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, will be highlighting its latest GPR technology at the 2018 World of Concrete conference, to be held January 23-26, 2018, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, Booth #C3719. On display will be a new affordable … Read More
Coalition Calls for Safe Communities and Smart Solutions
Silver Spring, MD – Build with Strength, a coalition of the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association consisting of fire service professionals, community organizations, architects, engineers and industry experts committed to enacting safer and more sustainable building standards, issued the following statement in the … Read More