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Finding Parts for Older Cat Equipment Easy with Cat Classic Parts

Cat Classic Parts provides owners of older Cat equipment, like Bentley Development Co., with low-cost replacement parts that minimize the risk associated with non-genuine parts. “They have 100-plus Cat pieces of equipment and not all of them are brand new,” said Greg Osikowicz, a parts and service sales representative for Cleveland Brothers Equipment Co. Inc. “So the Cat Classic Parts are a very, very good option for them because it helps them run older machines at a lower cost per hour.”

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John Deere Adds College Program in North Dakota

In partnership with RDO Equipment Co., John Deere is expanding its C&F Tech initiative to include North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, N.D. The John Deere dealer technician job training program is a two-year associate’s degree that enables students to troubleshoot, service, repair, and rebuild diesel equipment used by customers nationwide.

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Good Earth Wear Parts Streamline Production of Rock Dust

Freedom Materials Resources, a division of The Freedom Companies, produces coal mine rock dust at its West Frankfort, Ill., facility. The coal mine rock dust is utilized as a wet soil stabilizer for underground mining operations throughout the Midwest.

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Metso’s Latest Innovation Makes Changing Liners Safer and Faster

Metso has developed a solution to ease the maintenance of Vertimill Grinding Mills. The innovative Vertimill Liner Lifting Fixture speeds up the changing of the mill liners and makes it safer. Metso has been testing the tool at a customer site since June 2013 and it will be available for existing and future customers in early 2014.

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