Tag: equipment supply chain

Equipment and parts availability improved in 2023, but it remains an area to watch. Photo: P&Q Staff

Equipment manufacturers cautiously optimistic for 2024

November 28, 2023By

Equipment suppliers reflect on the year that was while sharing their expectations for 2024.

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Drilling Deeper Episode 2: Supply chain, the evolution of an industry

November 27, 2023By

In this episode of Drilling Deeper, Kevin and Jack talk about how the supply chain has changed over the last several years.

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Aggregate processing equipment remains in high demand across the industry. Photo: Superior Industries

What’s happening with equipment supply, demand

September 18, 2023By

While lead times for parts have shortened, demand for equipment is high – and, thus, wait times for end users can be long.

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Aggregate producers are forecasting several more years of significant growth, but attracting talented people to the industry remains a real challenge. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Aggregate production healthy thus far in 2023

August 28, 2023By

2023 might not be one for the record books, but producers will take the outcomes they’ve gotten given high interest rates, materials prices and ongoing labor shortages.

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What’s happening with equipment supply right now?

June 22, 2022By and

Equipment manufacturers share their new insights about the supply chain issues during the Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference.

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Three aggregate industry dynamics worth watching

February 9, 2022By and

Pit & Quarry’s Kevin Yanik discusses three developments he’s keeping an eye on as spring start-up draws nearer.

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Sponsored: How the pandemic influenced the dealer-customer dynamic

July 14, 2021By and

In this video, P&Q’s Kevin Yanik reflects on his discussions with dealers ahead of the article, detailing some of the digital tools dealers discovered during the pandemic that will remain at their disposal in the years to come.

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Sponsored: P&Q’s Dealer Issue explores supply chain dynamics

July 13, 2021By and

Pit & Quarry’s Kevin Yanik shares some of what he took away from equipment dealers who shared their 2021 experiences with the supply chain.

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As complicated as the supply chain can be in some territories, it’s often the industry’s long-serving people who keep manufacturers, dealers and producers connected. Photo: iStock.com/D3Damon

How dealers fit into an increasingly complex supply chain

July 23, 2019By

While the consolidation of equipment manufacturers creates new synergies, it has arguably given rise to a more complicated supply chain in an industry yearning for simplicity.

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