Tag: maintenance

Motion Industries president, CEO dies

August 20, 2018By

Tim Breen assumed responsibility for all Motion Industries locations across the U.S. in 2011.

Photo courtesy of Luck Stone.

How old equipment gets new life at Luck Stone

April 9, 2018By

How Luck Stone successfully achieves second and, sometimes, third lives for its load-and-haul equipment.

Media: Pit and Quarry

Quiz: Are your equipment maintenance skills up to par?

January 26, 2018By

Equipment maintenance is an important consideration at any aggregate operation. Take this quiz to see if you have what it takes to optimize your equipment.

Photo courtesy of The Timken Co.

Determining types of bearing damage

October 30, 2017By

Knowing what to look for is a first step in determining the type of damage bearings have sustained.

Photo courtesy of KPI-JCI & Astec Mobile Screens.

Wear part to reduce maintenance on VSIs

October 10, 2017By

Drop-In carbides are now available for all models of vertical shaft impactors (VSI) from Kolberg-Pioneer Inc. (KPI).

Photo courtesy of GCR Tires & Service.

Tire maintenance tips for aggregate producers

September 6, 2017By

Roy Brooks, off-the-road specialist for the East Region at GCR Tires & Service, offers his thoughts on what makes for a successful tire maintenance program.

Photo courtesy of GCR Tires & Service.

Overlooking tire pressure a detriment to a successful program

August 23, 2017By

Roy Brooks, off-the-road specialist for GCR Tires & Service’s East Region, dives into the role of tire pressure and why aggregate operations should value this metric.

Crisp Industries’ Pump and Pipe Division

March 13, 2017By

Crisp Industries’ Pump and Pipe Division offers a complete turnkey package: design, project management, installation and maintenance.