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Eriez Will Move Service Center to New Building

eriez200x150August 10 – Erie, Pa.,-based Eriez announced that the company will move its 5-Star Service Center to its newly-purchased 114,00 sq. ft. building  in Erie, which is  approximately 15 miles from its World Headquarters facility.  “By relocating our 5-Star Service Center from a rented facility in Lake City, Pa., to our new building, we can streamline operations and improve efficiency,” said Jim Lasko, Eriez 5-Star Service Center manager.

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Case Donates Engine and Components Display

CaseDonatesEngine200x150July 21, 2011 — Students at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College’s diesel and heavy equipment technician program will have hands-on access to some new instructional aids, following the recent donation by Case Construction Equipment of a diesel engine, transmission and hydraulic pump display from a Case loader/backhoe. Case had been using the equipment at its Tomahawk Customer Center in Tomahawk, Wis., but donated it to the Sturgeon Bay college after NWTC students visited Tomahawk with their instructor Jon Sowl, senior instructor of the school’s diesel technician program. “Because of our longstanding relationship with Case dealer Miller-Bradford, we’ve been working with Case and their staff at Tomahawk and at their corporate training center in Racine for the past 20 years,” Sowl said.

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Kolberg-Pioneer Receives Grant

KolbergPioneer200x133July 7, 2011 – Kolberg-Pioneer Inc. (KPI-JCI ), Yankton, S.D., was chosen to receive a $12,850 Workforce Development Grant from the American Welding Society (AWS) Foundation. The grant, which partners Kolberg-Pioneer Inc., with the Regional Technical Education Center (RTEC), is designed to help the two companies work together to recruit and select 10 individuals to participate in a special business-industry training partnership over the course of the next year.

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Raptor Cone Crusher

FLSmidth-Raptor-XL300-200x184July 18, 2011 - ­ The Raptor XL300 Cone Crusher from FLSmidth, is a high-performing, cost-effective solution for aggregate operations in need of a versatile crusher that can produce quality stone for such end uses as asphalt chips, road base and railroad ballast, as well as for construction-related uses like foundations and concrete, according to the company.

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Bulk Bag Unloaders

BulkBag200x249June 15, 2011 – BEST bulk bag unloaders manufactured by Metso Minerals Industries, Inc. provide dust-free product discharge from bulk bags. These bulk bag unloaders are expandable and flexible to meet discharging and bulk bag requirements. They are available in three unloader models: Model BDS bag-dump station with air-vibrator-shaker grate; the economical Model MTU with 2,500 to 4,000 lb. capacity; and the heavy-duty Model BBU unloader with vibratory-motor agitation.

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