Tag: aggregate technology

Planning ahead of a blast to ensure burdens aren’t too heavy and shots are properly spaced is a must for operations looking to limit vibration. Photo: P&Q Staff

Planning for vibration when blasting

January 22, 2024By

Keeping the right factors in mind ahead of a blast will improve performance and community relations.

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Drilling Deeper Episode 6: What’s trending in aggregates

January 17, 2024By

Kevin and Jack discuss several trends that emerged or grew in 2023 and how they might carry over into 2024.

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Sykes Supply’s Steve Zelnak, left, and The Sunrock Group’s Bryan Pfohl offered P&Q an exclusive interview late this summer. Photo: P&Q Staff

Sunrock, Sykes Supply leaders reflect on the industry (Part 1)

November 1, 2023By

Longtime business rivals Bryan Pfohl and Steve Zelnak reminisce about the aggregate industry they came into decades ago and how it’s evolved for the better.

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Develon offered equipment demonstrations at its Festival Grounds booth. Photo: P&Q Staff

The very latest in excavators, loaders

June 14, 2023By and

Many well-known industry companies displayed their latest wares at ConExpo-Con/Agg, focusing on technology, sustainability and safety.

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The latest equipment, technology for aggregate operations

March 12, 2023By

Preview the latest in cutting-edge equipment and technology from John Deere, Caterpillar, Superior Industries, Metso Outotec, Walz Scale and McCloskey International.

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Sustainability a hot topic for Roundtable attendees

February 8, 2023By

Aggregate producers, equipment manufacturers and technology companies share how sustainability initiatives are being worked into how they do business.

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The latest cutting-edge equipment and tech for producers

March 7, 2022By

Recent developments include belt skivers, electronic initiation systems and crushing parts packages.

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Equipment, technology developments you may have missed

October 25, 2021By

Caterpillar, Hitachi and Weir Minerals are among the equipment manufacturers with new equipment and technology that aggregate producers can explore.

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The latest software to provide on-site solutions

April 16, 2021By

Libra Systems, Soil Connect, ABB and BinMaster offer some of the latest software and automation technologies to boost operations.

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