Wheel loader radials

New L-5 Galaxy radial wheel loader tires suit operators contending with hard rock and muddy surfaces. The all-steel LDSR 500 and LDSR 510 radials both feature extra-deep tread with cut-resistant compound; top-of-class tread rubber depth for longer wear; high turn-up construction that reinforces their sidewalls for stability and comfort; buttressed shoulders; and, hefty two-star load ratings. The LDSR 500 features…

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Exit pathway lighting

Niteglow anti-slip photoluminescent technology provides sure footing and an illuminated pathway in a darkened environment. Suited to precast or cast-in-place concrete stairs or steps, the product is presented as the only one on the market to combine bright, long-lasting photoluminescent epoxy filler with nearly diamond hard aluminum oxide crystals. The result is a glow-in-the-dark surface with a high coefficient of…

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Heavy-duty hoists

New line of EM Model HF Engineered Hoists is designed for heavy service Class D applications such as precast concrete operations and steel service centers or fabricators. They provide a wide range of traditional features that users typically expect from a custom engineered model, including double reeving (8/2 and 12/2) for true vertical lift plus half-depth drum grooves to eliminate…

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Abrasion-resistant mini mixer

Rotary Batch Mini Mixer model MX-10-AR blends up to 10 ft.3 (283 ℓ) of aggregates, pigments and other abrasive materials, with or without liquid additions, in ratios down to one part per million with total uniformity in two to three minutes. The unit is equally efficient down to 15 percent (1.0 ft.3 / 28 ℓ) of rated capacity, regardless of…

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Portable power

  The Portable Power Box blends efficiency, convenience, portability and durability, product developers note, owing to: 6kw of output power combined with up to 15kWh of storage; rapid, seven-hour charging window; robust frame for easy storage and maneuverability; plus, versatile charging (240V mains or solar PV) and multiple connection (3x15A or 2x5V USB-A outlet) options. Leading the PPB’s advanced safety…

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Ganterud lifting yoke expedites crane load balancing and transfer

The 2024 Precast Show in Denver saw the North American market debut of the Ganterud L20-3 Pro Capacity load balancing device, engineered to assist in rapid architectural or structural concrete element leveling in plant, yard or site picks. Ganterud Lifting Solutions AB, Sweden, has delivered 350-plus L20-3 and smaller L5 units in Europe since introducing the load balancing concept in…

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Inform AI-powered transport planning software drives fleet savings

Amid strong market conditions, cement, aggregate and concrete producers face logistics challenges ranging from unpredictable supply chain disruptions and driver shortages to new sustainability mandates for reducing carbon emissions in product transport and common variants. The latter include narrow delivery time windows, ad-hoc orders, and last minute cancellations. Then there is the matter of manual or spreadsheet-based planning processes, which…

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EROAD Drive, BCMI dispatch integration extends communications

EROAD, a global leader in fleet performance management, and the Bulk Construction Materials Initiative, an expert in cloud-based software for ready-mix concrete and bulk materials, are teaming to develop industry-relevant, customer-centric solutions. Current initiatives include the integration of EROAD’s Drive application with BCMI’s dispatch system, supporting business critical insights plus improved efficiency and transparency for mixer truck fleets. Pursuit of…

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MB rheology conditioner eases work with Type IL cement concrete mixes

Master Builders Solutions has formally rolled out MasterEase, a next generation rheology-modifying, water-reducing admixture. Recently developed polymers enable the new ASTM C494 Type A agent to lower concrete viscosity compared to prior water reducing admixtures. The polymers reduce yield stress, the main indicator of concrete flow properties, making MasterEase especially suited to mixes designed with a) ASTM C595 Type IL…

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