March 8, 2018
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March 2018 Cover → Crucial components of tire management

→ Strategies to elevate drilling and blasting efficiences

→ A starter's guide to screen media
Mike Johnson Nation’s newest debts
are obstacle for infrastructure reform

Between the tax reform bill and the latest budget deal, the United States recently incurred $3 trillion in new debt for the coming years. Despite this, Mike Johnson of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association remains optimistic. Find out why. → MORE
Photo courtesy of Kespry Drones continue
to make a difference
at aggregate sites

Drone usage has rapidly become a core part of many 21st century businesses, and the aggregate industry is no exception. Check out how some companies are using drones to enhance efficiencies and maximize revenue. → MORE
→ MSHA assistant secretary addresses convention
→ Sandvik brings series of drills to North America
→ Telsmith showcases Iron Giant crusher
More: Live from the 2018 AGG1 Aggregates
     Academy & Expo

EIW Eagle Iron Works introduces Condor line
at AGG1 2018

Eagle Iron Works’ Tim Denehy discusses the company’s Condor line, which launched at the 2018 AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo. Get more details on the line. → MORE
McCloskey McCloskey launches wash range at AGG1 2018
McCloskey Washing Systems’ Craig Rautiola discusses the company’s Compact Sand Plant wash range at the 2018 AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo in Houston. Learn more about the line, which includes four models. → MORE
Caterpillar Caterpillar
Booth 2224
The 988K XE is the first wheel loader offered by Caterpillar with a high-efficiency electric drive system. Learn more about the 988K XE, which the company says increases truck loading and load-and-carry efficiency.
Polydeck Polydeck Screen Corp.
Booth 1814
The Kwikdeck system from Polydeck gives wire cloth users an opportunity to try modular rubber panels without altering their existing frame. AGG1 show attendees can see the Kwikdeck in action at the Polydeck booth. → MORE
Superior Industries Superior Industries
Booth 2306
Superior Industries will display its Patriot cone crusher at AGG1. The high-performance cone represents the manufacturer’s initial entry into crushing technologies for bulk-processing applications. → MORE
Telsmith Telsmith
Booth 2218
At AGG1, Telsmith introduced The Extra Mile campaign, which honors those who go the extra mile – from Telsmith employees to people within the aggregate and mining industry, and beyond. → MORE
Photo by Katie Haugland Bowen on / CC BY Downtown Aquarium
Houston’s Downtown Aquarium is the product of redeveloping two downtown Houston landmarks: Fire Station No. 1 and the Central Waterworks Building. Check out the visitors hours for this 500,000-gallon aquatic wonderland. → MORE
Photo: USS Texas (BB-35) Battleship
Hard hat guided tours and self-guided tours are available for Battleship Texas in LaPorte, Texas, just 30 minutes outside Houston. Get more information on Battleship Texas, which took part in naval battles of the 20th century during both world wars.→ MORE