Terex Environmental Equipment’s flagship horizontal grinder, the TBG680, belongs to its CBI Legacy Series. Formerly known as the CBI 6800BT, this tracked upswing grinder continues to be regarded as a top-tier machine that is ideal for a number of heavy-duty applications. Since it first entered the market in 2007, end users across the world have come to expect only the very best from this robust wood waste grinder. The TBG680, in addition to the TDSV20 Medium Speed Shredder, will be available for display at Powerscreen of California and Hawaii’s Customer Open Event on March 17, 2016. The event takes place in Dixon, CA.
A recent study by the US Environmental Protection Agency has given the e-Stewards Certification for responsible electronics recyclers and refurbishers, along with the R2 Certification, praise for helping to improve the responsible management of used electronics in the United States. The findings of the Implementation Study of the Electronics Recycling Standards: R2 and e-Stewards released last week were based on numerous audit observations and stakeholder interviews.
Sandvik Construction Mobile Crushers and Screens held its annual Global Distributor Conference in Ireland from the 11th – 15th January. Over 120 people, representing 60 Sandvik Mobiles’ distributors from around 40 different countries, participated at the conference. The attendees were welcomed by Sandvik Construction President Dinggui Gao, before taking advantage of workshops, seminars and seeing the latest mobile crushers and screen plants demonstrated. Delegates from 60 distributors were in attendance this year to receive updates on Sandvik Construction's overall business, product briefings, as well as a range of activities aimed at helping customers’ world-wide.
Sims Recycling Solutions, a leading provider of global IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, has released an infographic to help businesses and consumers better understand the elements needed during hard drive disposition. Ensuring complete data destruction of hard drives and storage media can prove beneficial to maximize device value and minimize risk of data incursions. This infographic is available on SIMS' company website.
Toter, a Wastequip brand, and one of North America's leading manufacturers of two-wheel carts for curbside collection of waste, recycling and organics, has launched what the company is calling the industry’s longest product warranty. Good on all Toter two-wheel carts sold to municipal or waste hauling company customers, the new 12-year cart body warranty, is two years longer than that offered by any of the company’s competitors, according to Toter, allowing municipal customers to save money and significantly decrease their total cost of ownership through significantly longer replacement cycles. The 12-year warranty covers the cart body, with all other cart components are covered up to 10 years.
Elaine Donaghy has been appointed as the Marketing Manager for Fuchs and will be responsible for the worldwide marketing function of Fuchs material handlers. Donaghy will work closely with the sales, engineering and aftersales teams to fulfill Fuchs ongoing commitment to provide expertise, project management, and technical and service support.
Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has announced a new organizational structure to its North American sales team, adding three new hires and promoting a veteran employee. The company’s new Separation Technology Specialists (STS) will focus on applications of core solutions including BHS Tri-Disc screens, Nihot air density products and NRT In-Flight Sorting optical sorters.
Stephen Foley is looking to get his hands on some gold… the problem is that it takes too much time, costs too much money and harms the environment.
With the start of a New Year, Buffalo Turbine is pleased to announce it has launched a new website designed to improve user friendliness. The new site offers compatibility to all devices, making for an enjoyable search experience. As Buffalo Turbine continues to grow, its product focus has also expanded into several other industries. These industries are now highlighted on the redesigned site and featured on the home page.
Mountain Tarp, a Wastequip brand, and manufacturer of quality tarping solutions for the construction, agriculture, transportation, waste, and recycling industries, has announced the debut of a mobile service program to handle on-site inspection of truck and trailer tarping systems, as well as turn-key parts delivery.
Following the successful launch of the Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working Cities recognition program, Freightliner has announced four new cities will be recognized with the award in 2016. The company released the full list of cities at the World of Concrete trade show in Las Vegas during a reception in the Freightliner booth. The award winners for this year will be: New York City, Charlotte, Edmonton, and Seattle-Tacoma.
The Conference Board of Canada is downgrading its 2016 growth forecast for Canada as the economy continues to suffer from the further deterioration in oil prices. The Conference Board's Canadian Outlook: Winter 2016 estimates that the economy grew by 1.2 per cent in 2015 and is forecast to grow by just 1.7 per cent in 2016.
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas has introduced the Hyundai HL940TM wheel loader, the newest addition to its HL900 series of Tier 4 Final-compliant wheel loaders. The HL940TM joins a family of five other Hyundai HL900 wheel loader models the company introduced in 2015 to U.S. and Canadian markets.
Keytroller has set a new standard in forklift weighing with the introduction of what the company is calling the most accurate hydraulic scale on the market. The PRECISE Hi-Accuracy Forklift Scale offers weighing precision nearly as accurate as carriage or fork load cell scales, but at half the cost. Additionally, the product is water resistant and designed to withstand tough, abusive applications such as those in recycling and waste management.
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas has introduced two new models in its HX Series of Tier 4 Final–compliant hydraulic excavators – the HX140L and HX235LCR. These two machines provide up to 10 percent better fuel economy and 5 percent increased productivity versus previous models. They join a family of seven other Hyundai HX excavator models the company introduced in 2015 to U.S. and Canadian markets.
ASA Electronics has received a new patent for their Auto-Pairing Wireless Camera System designed for tractor-trailer applications. According to ASA, this technology will seamlessly pair any combination of cabs and trailers, regardless of fleet size, if they are equipped with Voyager wireless monitors and cameras. Adapter kits can even convert competitors’ older wired systems to be compatible with this new wireless technology.
Provision Coalition, Canada's food and beverage manufacturer sustainability organization, has released a series of resources making sustainability solutions simple and accessible for food and beverage manufacturers across Canada.
Since its start nearly two years ago, EcoVision Environmental says they have stayed true to their goal of helping communities and businesses reach their waste diversion goals, in part, by establishing partnerships to develop successful programs. According to EcoVision's Doug Hill, "One area that is growing is public space bins, and so we are excited to launch a new product called the EcoClean Cube, manufactured by Ecube Labs."