Tag: manufacturing

Photo: Superior Industries

Enhanced conveyor idler emerges from Superior

February 13, 2024By

Backed by an investment in manufacturing equipment, Superior Industries says it has developed ‘the most significant redesign to conveyor idlers in decades.’

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P&Q Profile: Conn-Weld’s Marvin Woodie

September 22, 2023By

P&Q recently sat down with Conn-Weld president Marvin Woodie during a visit to the company’s facilities, discussing the current supply chain and aggregate industry dynamics.

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PPI acquires conveyor components manufacturer

August 1, 2023By

The company struck a deal with Iowa-based Van Gorp Corp., whose history stretches back 90 years.

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After beginning construction in March 2023, Montabert plans to open its expanded distribution and rebuild facility in late September. Photo: Montabert

Montabert to open expanded facility in Illinois

July 28, 2023By

The expansion will add remanufacturing and repair capabilities to Montabert’s facility in Nashville, Illinois, which will officially open this September.

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Production of the HM-400-5 articulated truck now takes place in Chattanooga, Tennesse. Photo: Komatsu

Komatsu shifts truck model’s production to Chattanooga

March 3, 2023By

Previously made in Japan, Komatsu’s manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee, now produces the HM400-5 articulated truck.

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Is a return to the U.S. manufacturing of old feasible?

July 20, 2022By and

Newt Gingrich, a virtual guest at the 2022 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference, discusses the state of U.S. manufacturing and the nation’s reliance on other countries.

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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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AEM workforce solutions summit on tap

July 9, 2021By

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) says its one-day virtual summit will offer valuable information and insights to organizations looking to recruit, train and retain employees.

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Steve Zelnak, pictured at center in 1987 at Martin Marietta’s Belgrade Quarry in Maysville, North Carolina, is now with Sykes Supply. Photo: Steve Zelnak

Where Are They Now: Steve Zelnak

May 13, 2021By

Steve Zelnak guided Martin Marietta for decades. Now, he finds himself back in the industry to a degree, albeit from a new angle.

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