Tag: aggregate operation

Quality Stone & Ready Mix has been utilizing a JD-1400E rock drill for about five years. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Quality Stone & Ready Mix’s approach to drilling & blasting

August 14, 2019By

Handling drilling and blasting processes internally provides crucial control to Kentucky’s Quality Stone & Ready Mix.

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Digitalization in the aggregate industry

Digitalization in the aggregate industry

January 17, 2019By

Artur Rdzanek, global product manager for censored technologies at ABB, explains how digital technologies can help increase uptime and decrease downtime at aggregate operations.

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Quiz: Are you a crusher safety expert?

April 20, 2018By

Are you doing whatever it takes to keep everyone safe on the crushers at your aggregate operation? Find out now.

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The connection between Steve Jobs and the aggregate industry

The connection between Steve Jobs and the aggregate industry

February 22, 2018By

Is an aggregate operation not in pursuit of perfection when its goal is for every employee to return home safely after each workday?

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Are you prepared to launch your own aggregate operation?

November 3, 2017By

You must take a number of steps in order to start your own aggregate operation. Find out if you have what it takes to launch your own successful operation.

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Photo courtesy of Haver & Boecker

Portable screen boosts Canadian operation’s productivity, profits

February 10, 2017By

A new portable screen boosts a Canadian aggregate operation Lonesome Prairie Sand & Gravel’s productivity and profits.

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Continuous conveying at a Kentucky plant

January 9, 2017By

It’s unlikely you’ve seen a single conveyor that stretches upward from one point to another like the one at Hinkle Contracting’s Bourbon Limestone in Kentucky.

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Navigating legal, logistical drone issues

January 9, 2017By

The sky is the limit for aggregate operations that can navigate the legal and logistical issues with drones.

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