Superior Hires Octavio

Superior Industries Inc. hired industry veteran Cary Octavio as its new territory sales manager for conveyor components in the Northeast United States. Octavio comes to Superior after almost 30 years of sales and service in bulk material handling markets. “Cary likes to get his hands dirty and comes to Superior with an incredible amount of technical conveying experience,” said Mike…

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Supreme Manufacturing Offers Range of Conveyors

Supreme Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of specialized equipment, showed its conveyor product line at the AGG1. The conveyor product line consists of four offerings; floating conveyors, specialized conveyors, overland conveyors, and monorail and radial stacking conveyors that are all-American designed and manufactured. Supreme’s conveyors are customized to meet the needs of any sand and gravel, or crushed stone operation.

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McLanahan Acquires Anaconda Equipment

In 2017, McLanahan Corp. began a partnership with Anaconda Equipment of Northern Ireland to distribute and sell Anaconda’s line of mobile track equipment. As the relationship between the two companies progressed, it became clear that their values and business styles were closely aligned. Thus, the two companies have announced that Anaconda Equipment will officially join McLanahan’s family of companies upon…

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Jochen Rohr launches Aggregate Dredge Solutions

Jochen Rohr announces the launch of his latest business venture Aggregate Dredge Solutions. Aggregate Dredge Solutions’ services include consulting, design, engineering and installation support.  While specializing in complete customized dredge and conveyor systems, Aggregate Dredge Solutions also offers components and spare parts for existing mechanical dredges. Rohr’s family has been in the aggregate business since the 1930s. His family has four…

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Eriez ERVs for Vibratory Feeders, Screeners, Conveyors

Eriez Electric Rotary Vibrators (ERVs) provide a powerful and efficient driving force for vibratory feeders, screeners and conveyors. The company offers a broad range of these rugged units to satisfy practically any application need. Eriez ERVs serve as effective flow-aid devices to move material dependably, from small hoppers to large bunkers. The elliptical action of the ERV helps settle material…

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Guarding Violations Not ‘Flagrant’ Violations Under Mine Act

By Ellen Smith A limestone operator’s guarding violations did not constitute a “reckless disregard” or flagrant violations of mine safety standards, and MSHA’s total proposed fines of $547,100 for six violations of §56.14107(a), and one violation of §56.14112(b), were reduced to a total of $44,000 by Review Commission Judge David Simonton.

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