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A CLEER definition of Canadian mining

The electrification of underground mining equipment is at the forefront of the CLEER plan to reinvent the industry in Canada. The Canada Mining Innovation Council...

FLO components celebrates 40th birthday with three contests

This year marks the 40th anniversary of automatic greasing systems specialist FLO Components Ltd. To celebrate, FLO Components is holding three contests to give away three...

Tigercat celebrates its 25 anniversary

By Dan Pelton To recall the early 1990s is to remember a refrigerated economy cooling down from the overheated 80s. Business was bitten by an overall...

Q&A with the chief sales officer of Wacker Neuson

Since January, Alexander Greschner has been responsible for global sales, service, logistics and marketing in the executive board of Wacker Neuson SE. Greschner recently answered questions...

Lafarge sponsors Habitat Canada’s biggest build

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, Lafarge Canada is a gold sponsor of Habitat for Humanity Canada's biggest build project in its history. Habitat for Humanity's 34th Jimmy...

Caterpillar president announces retirement

After 30 years with Caterpillar, President and Chief Financial Officer Brad Halverson has announced he will retire from the company in early 2018. Halverson joined Caterpillar in...

Shawmut Equipment celebrates 60 years in business

After 60 years in business, Shawmut Equipment continues to carry its founder’s name. Shawmut represents the Manitowoc Crane Group’s range of construction cranes. It’s three...

Sunbelt Rentals to acquire Contractors Rental Supply

One of the largest equipment rental companies in North America just grew in size following the acquisition of a Canadian company. Sunbelt Rentals, the North...

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FLO Components announces SM luber for compact equipment

FLO Components Ltd. has announced the introduction of the new SM Luber. The SM Luber was designed as a compact and economical automatic greasing system,...