Tag: automation

Automation gives producers the ability to monitor cone crusher performance parameters and correct issues before failures occur. Photo courtesy of Superior Industries

Cone crusher automation systems simplified

November 15, 2019By

Superior Industries’ Mike Schultz offers one major step to elevate safety, maximize profitability and optimize performance.

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According to Volvo CE, 5G will make remote control simpler and safer, and also offer a solution for handling massive amounts of data with guaranteed connection. Photo courtesy of Volvo CE

Volvo CE to test 5G-enabled remote-controlled wheel loaders

March 20, 2019By

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE), Telia and Ericsson launched Sweden’s first 5G network for industrial use at Volvo CE’s facility in Eskilstuna.

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Axis New England is located in Danvers, Massachusetts. Photo courtesy of Motion Industries

Motion Industries to acquire automation, robotics companies

February 15, 2019By

The company agreed to purchase a pair of companies based in the Northeast.

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Ed Sauser demonstrates Terex MPS's CCM control system, which can be operated via a simple remote control.

Terex MPS talks tech at distributor meeting

October 24, 2018By

Terex MPS unveils new tech at a distributor event in Oklahoma City and details its business strategy for the road ahead.

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Canyon Rock strives for full plant automation

March 12, 2018By

New software and hardware have allowed California producer Canyon Rock to operate more efficiently, with the long-term goal of full automation in the quarry.

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Drilling, blasting take center stage in latest P&Q edition

Drilling, blasting take center stage in latest P&Q edition

January 15, 2018By

The latest issue of Pit & Quarry is here, featuring coverage of drilling and blasting, plant automation, tires and much more.

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Vulcan Materials invests in Georgia plant

December 21, 2017By

Vulcan Materials has invested $50 million in its Stockbridge, Georgia, operation, improving plant safety and customer service.

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Photo by Kevin Yanik

The evolution of Colorado’s Albert Frei & Sons

October 13, 2017By

Find out how Albert Frei & Sons’ space-strapped, independent operation on Denver’s outskirts effectively serves the market.

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