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Supply Post Industry News - May, 2013

  • The New PT-175 From PrimeTech

    The PrimeTech brand was created in 2005 within the Italian FAE Group, from which it inherits twenty years of experience in the design and construction of professional mulchers applicable to tractors, skidsteer loaders, excavators and special-built carriers (prime movers).

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    May 23, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Older Trucks Most Polluting On Metro Vancouver Roads

    Metro Vancouver recently completed on-road testing of the diesel pollution from thousands of heavy-duty vehicles across the region.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Largest National Heavy Equipment Show On Record

    The big iron was gleaming and the floors of the International Centre were jam-packed, as the sold out National Heavy Equipment Show rolled into Toronto on April 18-19, 2013.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Introducing The Aggresand System - Washing As It Should Be

    Terex Washing Systems (TWS) is making final plans to unveil a new innovative washing system, one which is sure to become a global market leader – The AggreSand system. This is the latest edition to an already extensive product portfolio and is due to be officially launched in Quarter 2, 2013. Terex AggreSand system combines aggregate washing and screening with sand processing on a modular chassis. It brings together tried and trusted Terex Washing Systems components in an innovative modular design, setting itself apart from other washing systems in the marketplace.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Universite Laval Regains Shell Eco-Marathon Americas Title

    Quebec’s Université Laval achieved a mindboggling 3,587 miles on a single gallon of gasoline to win the 7th annual Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2013 competition. It was the highest mileage ever achieved for both Université Laval and the Americas challenge.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Spring Tree Pruning: Trees And Power Lines Don't Mix

    More than half of all electricity outages in B.C. are caused by trees. Over the next several months, BC Hydro will be carefully pruning and removing trees near power lines in an effort to prevent power outages and keep the lights on.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Cache Creek Working Truck Show

    This year, the third annual working truck show will be held in Cache Creek, B.C. under the Cover-All building next door to the swimming pool on July 27th and 28th, 2013. The focus of the show is working and retired highway trucks, although any vehicle or piece of machinery is welcome at the show, no matter the age or condition. The past two shows drew trucks, owners and operators, retired and working from all over Western Canada with some trucks arriving from as far away as the northern most parts of B.C. and Alberta. In the coming days a new website will be launched at www.cachecreektruckshow.org where attendees will have the opportunity to upload their show photos to the website and where corporate sponsors will have the also opportunity to promote themselves. Pre-registration is not required, for more information, visit the website, or call Scott at 250-962-6268.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Canada's Mining Industry Strong, But Challenges Ahead

    In a recent keynote address to the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations, Pierre Gratton, President and CEO of the Mining Association of Canada (MAC), stressed the importance of keeping Canada’s mining industry competitive for the benefit of both Quebec and Canada at large.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • MHC Kenworth Receives Award

    MHC Kenworth – Kansas City received the 2012 Kenworth Dealer of the Year Award for the United States and Canada at the Kenworth Dealer Meeting held recently at the PACCAR Engine Company manufacturing plant in Columbus, Miss.

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    May 22, 2013 - 5 years ago

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