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McCloskey Acquires Lippmann-Milwaukee

MF083118 McCloskeyScreening and crushing manufacturer McCloskey International has acquired Lippmann-Milwaukee Inc., a privately-held international manufacturer of aggregate crushing equipment. The products are sold across the aggregate, mining and recycling industries.

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Bridgestone Expanding Tire Production at Illinois Plant

MF071918 BridgestoneBridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) announced a $12 million investment that will expand production to include popular off-the-road (OTR) tire sizes at its Bloomington, Ill., plant. The plant will produce multiple sizes and patterns in 29-, 33- and 35-in. OTR tires, which until now have only been produced by Bridgestone in Japan.

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Victaulic Hosts Construction Camp for Girls

MF071918 VictaulicVictaulic, a manufacturer of mechanical pipe-joining systems, hosted and sponsored the 2018 Let's Build Construction Camp for Girls of the Lehigh Valley. The week-long camp in Pennsylvania invites high school age girls to explore the construction trades, architecture, engineering and construction manufacturing through hands-on experiences and field trips.

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Weir Completes Acquisition of ESCO

MF071819 WeirLogoThe Weir Group PLC completed the acquisition of ESCO Corp., a leading provider of ground engaging tools for surface mining and infrastructure markets, for an enterprise value of $1,285 million. It follows regulatory clearance for the transaction, which was first announced in April.

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ASGCO Recognized by U.S. Ambassador to Chile

MF071918 ASGCOU.S. Ambassador to Chile Carol Z. Perez, presented Allentown, Pa.-based ASGCO with the Export Leadership Award during EXPOMIN 2018. The award was presented at a ceremony in Santiago, Chile, and recognizes ASGCO for “exemplary leadership in exporting U.S.-made products and services to Chile.”

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