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Volvo Construction Equipment set to acquire hauler business from Terex — December 10, 2013
In a move that will improve the company’s penetration in the core earthmoving segment and extend its presence in light mining, Volvo Construction Equipment has agreed to acquire the off-highway hauler business of the Terex Corporation for a purchase consideration of approximately USD 160 M on a cash and debt free basis.
AutoSet Flush Probe—RF-capacitance admittance level switch — December 09, 2013
The Auto-Set flush probe is a low profile RF capacitance plug switch level monitor designed for tight fitting applications to detect levels of liquids, powders and free flowing granular solids in conveyors, bucket elevators and surge hoppers.
Pacepacker receives EEF Smart Product Award for unique packing system — December 05, 2013
Vacuum conveyors move pharmaceutical products with ease — December 05, 2013
Vacuum conveyor technology using Piab’s COAX® system, has become an indispensable part of the food and pharmaceutical industries. Used for an increasingly wide array of tasks: moving materials like coffee beans, baking ingredients, fine powder handling in the cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries.
MPA Cement Sustainable Development Report — December 04, 2013
The Minerals Products Association - Cement, has published its first full sustainable development report. Marking a significant change from traditionally reporting on principally its environmental performance, the new sustainable development report sees the industry setting out its broader sustainable development aspirations.
Essentials only, no frills: New distributed frequency inverters from Nord Drivesystems — December 03, 2013
Complementing the SK 200E line of frequency inverters, Nord Drivesystems introduces the SK 180E which is directly mounted on asynchronous motors. Featuring proven ISD vector control, the SK 180E is even more cost-effective than the currently available range of decentralised units.
Flexible finance keeps Impact Handling ahead of the game — November 26, 2013
Impact Handling says its flexible approach to finance is playing a key role in helping to secure new deals and grow existing business.
Max performance in extreme conditions — November 26, 2013
A new Doosan DA30 articulated dump truck (ADT) has been put into operation, hauling salt about a mile underground in the Polkowice-Sieroszowice mine in west Poland owned by KGHM Polska Miedź.