Archive for June 2015

Federal funding pitfall prompts states to increase gas taxes

June 30, 2015By

Six states will increase their gas taxes July 1 as a means to replace lacking federal funds for […]

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Video: Bucyrus-Erie 20-H hydraulic excavator

June 30, 2015By

The Bucyrus-Erie 20-H hydraulic excavator was the first in a new line of hydraulic excavators from the company. […]

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Mummy found at Indiana quarry

June 29, 2015By

Land surveyors working at a planned quarry site near Lowell, Ind., stumbled onto a mummified body that archaeologists […]

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MSHA to award mine safety-training grants

June 29, 2015By

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) made $1 million in grants available for training or training materials […]

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Frontline Machinery GIPO Combination Crusher Screener

June 29, 2015By

Why use two pieces of equipment when ONE will do the job? GIPO’s Combination Crusher Screener units are […]

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Cone crusher designed to increase uptime

June 26, 2015By

The new 500-hp Cedarapids MVP550X cone crusher from Terex MPS features a patented Rollercone design, which along with […]

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Volvo Construction Equipment Fuel Efficiency

June 26, 2015By

Gallon per gallon, Volvo continues to lead the industry with guaranteed wheel loader, excavator and articulated hauler fuel […]

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P&Q University Lesson 4- Drilling & Blasting

P&Q University Lesson 4- Drilling & Blasting

June 26, 2015By

The initial production steps in a quarry operation – drilling and blasting ­– can significantly impact the productivity […]

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