March 24, 2017 - Vortex announces the appointment of Mr. Laurence Millington as Managing Director of the company’s operations in Darlington, United Kingdom. Mr. Millington will take over the role from Mr. Travis Young, who has overseen Vortex’s international operations since 2008. After nine years of managing the company’s business development in the EMEA and Asian markets, Mr. Young has accepted the position of Executive Vice President of Marketing and Global Strategy at Vortex’s corporate headquarters in Kansas, USA.
June 10, 2016 – Beka-Lube Products Inc., the authorized sales and service provider for BEKA-branded central lubrication systems, has announced the sale of the company to Baier + Köppel GmbH + Co. KG of Bavaria, Germany.
September 2, 2015 – Michelin announced that it is extending the well-known Defender promise of outstanding durable tread life to light trucks, SUVs and crossovers with the launch of the all-new Michelin Defender LTX M/S with EverTread compound. EverTread uses a stronger, advanced tread compound that holds up in tougher conditions longer and helps deliver improved gravel wear, all-season confidence and better fuel efficiency.
Feb. 10, 2015 - Drax has a monstrous appetite for biomass. The operator of a 4,000-megawatt power station in North Yorkshire, England, it supplies about 7% of the country’s electricity. Drax needs large, reliable suppliers with cost-effective, reliable supply chains and able to guarantee long-term commitments. Los Angeles-based Rentech Inc. has assembled just this combination to land a 10-year supply contract with Drax, making it Eastern Canada’s de facto leader in wood pellet exports.
Dec. 19, 2014 - International trade of wood chips has steadily increased over the past decade and will likely reach a record high of approximately 36 million tons in 2014, according to the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ).
November 10, 2014, Eugene, Ore. – Peterson Pacific Corp. has introduced the Peterson 6700D, the company’s largest horizontal grinder. Powered by a 1125hp (839 Kw) Tier II, Caterpillar C32 engine (or an optional Tier 4i Caterpillar C32 engine), the 6700D is designed for the toughest jobs.
May 29, 2013 – The Model MSB6-20-O Metering-Surge Bin from Warren & Baerg is designed for use in the agricultural, biomass and waste Industries and can be loaded with a front-end loader.
Dec. 12, 2011 - Freightliner Heavy Haul has unveiled its new prototype covered hopper wagon that has been developed for the biomass market.
May 19, 2011, Delhi, ON – The new high-lift ParaMax suspension system offers a more comfortable ride and a longer tire and trailer life for haulers who operate on rough roads and off-road sites.
Aug. 11, 2010, Watertown, WI – Baker-Rullman Manufacturing Inc. has completed testing and construction of its new 55-foot corrugated bin panel available in 8- and 10-foot widths.
June 7, 2010, Muscatine, IA – Hoffmann Inc., an industrial construction, steel fabrication, and material handling systems company, has acquired Air-O-Flex Equipment Co. of Roseville, Minnesota.
Oct. 12, 2009, Abilene, TX – Texas Entrepreneur Randy Hill has released a video that shows the history and functioning of his Advanced Trailer for Biomass.
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