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Supply Post Industry News - June, 2013

  • New Ponsse Forest Machine Technology In Elmia Wood

    Ponsse offers the most comprehensive and versatile selection of the best forestry technology in the market – for all challenges in harvesting. At the Elmia Wood 2013 fair in Jönköping, Sweden, Ponsse introduced new and innovative forest machine technology for productive and environmentally friendly logging.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • VSI Applications

    All impact type crushing machines use speed to crush. While there are many factors that affect the crushing efficiency of impact crushers, the most important of this is the material velocity. This determines the amount of crushing that is done and the overall grading of the crusher discharge. Generally, the faster the material is accelerated, the greater the amount of crushing that is achieved. For this reason, it is essential that the impact crusher used have a wide operating speed range to accommodate a broad spectrum of material types and feed gradings. Vertical shaft impact crushers have the broadest operating range, as per the Rotor Velocity Scale below.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Attendance Up For The Atlantic Truck Show

    The owners of the Atlantic Truck Show, the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) are happy to report that the 15th edition of the event exceeded all of their expectations in terms of exhibitors, content and visitor attendance.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Peterbilt Unveils New Interior For Model 320

    Peterbilt Motors Company recently unveiled its all-new Model 320 interior during the Waste Expo show in New Orleans, LA. The new ProBilt interior for Peterbilt’s low-cab forward vehicle features ergonomic improvements, system enhancements and improved overall visibility for maximum operator efficiency and comfort.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • FLO Components Becomes First SKF LBU System House In Canada

    Automatic Greasing Systems specialist FLO Components Ltd. is proud to announce that it has received a letter of intent from SKF Lubrication Business Unit (LBU) designating FLO Components as a SKF LBU System House for both LINCOLN and SKF brands. In November 2012, FLO reached an agreement with SKF LBU to become a key distributor in Ontario, of SKF Brand Lubrication Products and Solutions for industrial applications (manufacturing, processing & packaging). With this new announcement, FLO becomes the first official SKF LBU System House able to offer the entire spectrum of LINCOLN and SKF Lube Solutions, for all applications including on-road trucks and vehicles and off-road mobile and stationary equipment.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • BCTA Partners To Offer Training To Youth Interested In Professional Driving Careers

    School District 73 (Kamloops/ Thompson) and the BC Trucking Association (BCTA) recently announced they will partner to develop and deliver a Professional Driver Training Program through Nor- Kam Secondary School’s new Trades Centre of Excellence, with enrolment of students in Grade 10 targeted for September 2014.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • US & Canada Announce Border Investment Plan

    U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, along with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, and the Honourable Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety announced the first ever joint United States- Canada Border Infrastructure Investment Plan (BIIP). The development and release of this initiative fulfills a commitment made under the 2011 United States-Canada Beyond the Border Action Plan.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

  • Terex Sand And Gravel Washplant In Tropical Trinidad

    Readymix (W.I.) is one of Trinidad’s top producers of high quality concrete and related products and was in need of a new wash plant to replace their existing plant that was challenged with inefficiencies and maintenance and production issues. Readymix (W.I.) chose to work with DUO PLC, who has more than 35 years of industry experience and is also well known within the Caribbean region. After careful analysis of Readymix’s specific requirements, paying particular attention to the varied high silt feed material, DUO proposed a custom Terex Washing Systems’ plant that is now effectively processing clay bound sand and gravel to produce three aggregates and one grade of sand while operating at 200 tons per hour.

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    Jun 26, 2013 - 5 years ago

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