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According to CDE, its EvoWash system allows operators to make adjustments to the blending of final products as they discharge off the dewatering screen. The system also allows for adjustment in the feedbox prior to material entering the dewatering screen, leaving a completely adjustable cut point in real-time – which the company describes as essential for a potentially fluctuating feed. Ultimately, CDE says this enables operators to produce a consistent and optimized concrete sand product. Photo: CDE

Luck Stone installs sand-washing system in Atlanta

December 7, 2023By

Luck Stone and CDE offer details about a project involving an EvoWash system replacing sand screw equipment at a facility in Atlanta.

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Terex Washing System plans to debut its FM Pentium washing solution that can produce a washed aggregate and washed sand. Photo: Terex Washing System

Terex Washing Systems to debut washing solution at ConExpo

January 30, 2023By

The FM Pentium, a solution from Terex Washing Systems, will be on display at ConExpo-Con/Agg this March.

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Pictured from left: Ron Watson, owner of Watson Gravel; Neil Hoobler, president of Supreme Manufacturing; NAME, position with Watson Gravel; and Elliot Archibald, vice president of sales and marketing at Supreme Manufacturing.

Watson Gravel investing in new clamshell dredge

June 15, 2022By

The Ohio-based sand and gravel producer awarded Supreme Manufacturing a contract to build a clamshell dredge at its flagship operation.

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Great Lakes limestone, sand shipments up in 2021

February 18, 2022By

Limestone and sand shipments on the Great Lakes increased sizably in 2021, according to the Lake Carriers’ Association.

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Setting up your wash operation for success

July 28, 2021By

When it comes to a wash operation, aggregate producers must make a number of considerations when pairing their source material with the right equipment for the job.

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May 2021: The latest in washing, classifying equipment

May 26, 2021By

Equipment manufacturers, including CDE, Deister Machine Co., Superior Industries and Weir Minerals, showcase some of their latest wares in the category.

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Divestitures are sometimes required to complete a deal involving crushed stone, sand and gravel operations. Photo: iStock.com/peuceta

USGS: 2020 sand, gravel production nearly on par with 2019

March 10, 2021By

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) published data about 2020 construction sand and gravel production, pointing out top-producing states while offering a comparison to prior years.

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Aggregate rail carloads down in January 2021

February 4, 2021By

Crushed stone, sand and gravel rail carloads were down in January, according to the Association of American Railroads.

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Quarterly aggregate, concrete revenues up at Eagle Materials

July 30, 2020By

These specific revenues jumped 12 percent in the company’s first quarter of fiscal 2021, which wrapped at the end of June.

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