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Follow these diesel engine do’s and don’t’s for a trouble-free winter

By Julian Wood, Perkins product manager for aftermarket The best solution to cold weather diesel engine starting problems is to avoid them by being prepared for...

McCloskey’s new mobile feeder stackers are large, but accessible

McCloskey International’s new RF80 and RF80R mobile feeder stackers are designed to be the largest and most productive in their category.  The RF80 feeder stacker...

A century of Autocar vocational trucks

Autocar, America’s oldest truck brand, marks the 100-year milestone of its vocational truck series This year marks the 100th anniversary of purpose-built vocational trucks from...

Creighton Rock Drill establishes Mantovanibenne and OilQuick rental fleet

Creighton Rock Drill Limited (CRD) has created a rental fleet of Mantovanibenne (MBI) attachments for contractors using the OilQuick coupler system. CRD recently received a...

Caterpillar completes Weir Oil and Gas acquisition

Caterpillar has completed its acquisition of Weir Oil and Gas, and has now launched SPM Oil and Gas. In October, Caterpillar announced it signed an agreement to...

Fecon purchases Vermeer’s forestry mulching product line

Fecon LLC has purchased the Vermeer forestry mulcher product line. As well, through the purchase, Fecon has established a global distribution agreement with Vermeer. “Adding Fecon engineering...

Cambrian College and Maclean Engineering establish training partnership

MacLean Engineering is partnering with Cambrian College to support training and development for electric, automated and digitalized mines. The MacLean Research and Training Facility in...

AED asks Biden to reconsider Keystone XL permit revocation

Within hours of being sworn into office, United States President Joe Biden signed an executive order to revoke the cross-border presidential permit needed to...

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A Rubble Masterpiece: the RM 120GO!

As the largest machine in its lineup, The RM 120GO! is Rubble Master’s new flagship crusher Rubble Master has introduced its newest flagship impact crusher...