Vermeer Offers T1255III Terrain Leveler

The Vermeer T1255III Direct Drive Terrain Leveler surface excavation machine combines raw cutting productivity with the ability to carefully extract what you’re after, according to the company. With the drive motor mounted directly to the cutter drum, it maximizes work efficiency and reduces wear costs associated with other types of transmissions. Hydraulic low-speed, high-torque motors on each side of the cutter head…

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Mining Asteroids

By Mark S. Kuhar Deep Space Industries announced its plans to fly the world’s first commercial interplanetary mining mission. Prospector-1 will fly to and rendezvous with a near-Earth asteroid, and investigate the object to determine its value as a source of space resources. This mission is an important step in the company’s overall plans to harvest and supply in-space resources…

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