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Philippi-Hagenbuch Designs Off-Highway Truck Body for Oil Sands

Philippi-Hagenbuch Inc., Peoria, Ill., has designed the first off-highway truck body specifically for hauling oil sands. While oil sands have been mined in Ft. McMurray, AB, Canada, and other areas for years, mines have had no choice but to accept and use generic “off-the-shelf” truck bodies to transport the extremely abrasive, cohesive material from the mine pit to the hopper.

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Atlas Copco Launches Extreme Duty Pedestal Boom Systems

Atlas Copco introduced a series of extreme duty (XD) pedestal boom systems specifically designed for secondary rock breaking in mines and open pits. The new XD series is specifically designed for grizzly stations in underground mines and gyratory crushers in open pits.

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Ranger Pugmill Produces 500 TPH of Material

Houston-based recycling and demolition firm Cherry added another stabilized material plant to its operations, giving the company a total of five stabilized facilities in the Greater Houston area. This newest plant produces stabilized sand and base material for companies located primarily in northwest Harris County, northern Fort Bend County, Waller County and Montgomery County.

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Bridgestone Commercial Solutions Offers New Tire Solutions

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions now offers a total tire solution that can save money and helps the planet as well. Five new tires in the Bridgestone Ecopia line for steer, drive and trailer positions; and four new tread designs in the Bandag FuelTech line that complement the drive and trailer Ecopia line-up, provide drivers and fleets a fuel-efficient and eco-friendly option from new tire through retread.

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Electromagnetic Pulleys from Eriez Target Tramp Metal

Permanent Magnet Axial Interpole (AIP) Pulleys from Eriez provide ideal automatic removal of unwanted iron from materials conveyed on belts to prevent machinery damage and product contamination for sand, gravel, limestone, recyclables, wood products, glass cullet, chemical, mining, rock products, ceramic, paper, coal handling and foundry operations.

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