Tag: Van der Graaf

USGS again ranked Cemex’s Balcones Quarry as the top crushed stone-producing operation in the nation. Photo by Kevin Yanik

How producers, manufacturers prioritize employee safety

May 13, 2019By

Safety is the focus in protecting manufacturers’ employees and for the producers who incorporate new tech into their operations.

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Photo courtesy of Van der Graaf

Van der Graaf GrizzlyDrive Drum Motor

May 8, 2019By

The GrizzlyDrive is designed exclusively to perform and operate in harsh and vibratory applications.

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Those who attend the Roundtable are divided into two rooms that have concurrent discussions on the same industry topics. Photo courtesy of PamElla Lee Photography

Great expectations for the year to come

April 24, 2019By

Many of the producers and manufacturers at this year’s Roundtable experienced record years in 2018, and hopes are high that 2019 can bring more of the same.

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A Caterpillar 777D haul truck operator traverses a pit at Hanson Aggregates’ Bridgeport Plant in Chico, Texas. The plant, in operation since 1956, utilizes a series of 777Ds and other Cat equipment in the pit. Photo courtesy of Lehigh Hanson

Quarry Faces: March 2019

April 1, 2019By

A look around the aggregate industry.

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Photo courtesy of Van der Graaf

The Van der Graaf GrizzlyDrive Drum Motor

January 25, 2019By

The GrizzlyDrive is designed exclusively to perform and operate in harsh and vibratory applications.

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Photo: Van der Graaf

Van der Graaf Extreme Duty Drum Motor Series

January 16, 2019By

The Van der Graaf Extreme Duty Drum Motor Series have increasingly proven their high performance under harsh and abrasive environmental conditions.

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A number of aggregate producers are looking to upgrade their plants these days with brand-new equipment. Photo: iStock.com/isabela66

Equipment buying trends upwards

September 17, 2018By

Demand for equipment is up, and suppliers expect interest in new technology to continue into 2019 and beyond.

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Van der Graaf to tout drum motors in Texas

Van der Graaf to tout drum motors in Texas

September 4, 2018By

The manufacturer is hosting an event in Houston next month to educate the aggregate industry about its new generation of drum motors.

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