Tag: inspections

Maverick Environmental Equipment and MWS Equipment designed the brand-new wash plant at Arms Sand & Gravel. Photo: P&Q Staff

Keys to ensuring a safe spring start-up

March 6, 2023 By

With conditions in early spring always changing, operators must be aware of their surroundings and craft an adequate plan for washing and classifying equipment.

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How subtle shifts in MSHA practice are having a big impact

December 24, 2021 By and

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) is gradually changing. These changes aren’t the kind announced in a press release or presented in a stakeholder meeting, though, so operators must remain wary.

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Daily wheel loader inspections essential to safe workdays

September 29, 2021 By

There are a number of considerations operators should make to not only maximize the uptime of a wheel loader, but improve productivity, extend service life and stay safe.

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Prior to installing screen media sections, make sure they’re appropriately square and flat so they will seat properly on the longitudinal support bars. (Photo: P&Q Staff)

Eight practices to keep screens up and running

August 27, 2021 By

Good preventive maintenance practices are a must for longer-lasting screens and reliable performance. Here are several that make for a solid maintenance program.

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MSHA releases March impact inspection results

April 27, 2015 By

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) issued 188 citations and two orders during

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MSHA releases January impact inspection results

February 27, 2015 By

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced federal inspectors issued 176 citations, eight

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MSHA begins inspections for high-fatality occupations

February 2, 2015 By

In a stakeholder conference on Friday, MSHA administrator Joseph Main announced that MSHA will begin inspections for high

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MSHA reports August impact inspection results

September 25, 2014 By

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reported that during its August special impact

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United Rentals Inc.

January 24, 2014 By

Founded in 1997, United Rentals is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with an integrated network of

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