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Luck Stone Banks on Unmanned Loader

Luck Stone, the oldest division of Luck Companies, is launching several new initiatives and innovations to build on a customer-inspired foundation that is 90 years in the making, including an innovative unmanned pit loader.

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Volvo CE and K-Tec Earthmovers Sign Agreement

Volvo CE and K-Tec Earthmovers Inc. have engaged in a strategic alliance to promote efficient methods of earthmoving world-wide. A Volvo Articulated Dump Truck (ADT) pulling a K-Tec ADT Scraper is recognized as an approved advancement in the Construction and Mining Industries.

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Q&A with Ekkhart Matthies

How is a company like Weir Minerals helping mine operators prepare for the future while facing the challenges today?
As the pressures continue to build on the mining and aggregates industries, mine operators are pressed to identify solutions that maintain, or even, improve their bottom line. Some of the solutions are complicated, some are relatively easy. Many mines around the world are looking at their equipment and focusing on maximizing efficiency and productivity to get more with less.

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Get a Load of That Sand

By Rick Zettler

For 30 years, Equalizer Inc. has built a successful business storing and distributing both liquid and dry bulk fertilizer for the agriculture industry. While business was strong, there was one downside. “The fertilizer business is very cyclical,” said Doug Stevens, CEO and owner of Equalizer Inc.

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