Despite the major geopolitical events that are rocking our world right now, PDi continues delivering news from the demolition and concrete sawing industry. Andrei Bushmarin reports on the latest innovations in the wall and wire sawing sector.
Five new sorting grapples and padding buckets were introduced by MB Crusher at SaMoTer 2023. They have been introduced to facilitate work on site, reduce processing times, and save on management costs.
On 18 January 2023, it was announced that the familiar brand of orange construction equipment known as Doosan would now be called Develon. Under the new name, the company aims to continue providing innovative products and solutions, further cementing its status as a leading manufacturer of construction equipment and solutions for the infrastructure industry.
Kalle Saarimaa has been appointed CEO of Tana Oy as of 1 June 2023. Formerly senior vice president, Circular Solutions, at Fortum Oyj, Saarimaa has played a significant role in developing Fortum’s recycling and waste business.
In this issue of PDi Magazine, we feature a summary of new models of mini and compact excavators that have been developed for efficient material handling on the demolition work site, from manufacturers such as Mecalac, Bobcat, Komatsu and others.
Goldhofer Aktiengesellschaft was more than satisfied with the outcome of this year’s ConExpo-Con/Agg in Las Vegas. “The great interest shown by trade visitors in the new products presented was overwhelming. Our expectations were more than exceeded with regard to demand for top quality transportation solutions and value creating services,” say Matthias Ruppel, CEO of Goldhofer Aktiengesellschaft.
BossTek helped the Methodist University Hospital (MUH) in Memphis, TN prepare for a facility upgrade by controlling dust emissions during the demolishing of its old facility on the University of Tennessee campus.
Husqvarna Construction states that it has further strengthened its surface preparation offering by introducing shot blasters, steel blasters and related dust collectors under the Husqvarna brand. This being the last step in the integration of the Blastrac offering.
Agp’s new DM20 is an all-new rig mounted coring motor for 100mm to 500mm diameters. It is able to accomplish this with only one gear ratio due to its state of the art high frequency motor design which allows a wide speed range with no loss of torque. There are no gears to select; all speed adjustments are made electronically with its advanced digital interface, with users able to simply select the diameter by push of a button.
Komatsu Ltd. and its wholly owned subsidiary Komatsu Europe International N.V. are pleased to announce the company’s decision to switch to Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) as factory fill fuel for Komatsu equipment produced in Europe.
Komatsu Europe is pleased to announce the extension of its European parts organisation facilities. The new warehouse expansion will provide additional storage space for Komatsu’s large and heavy weight spare parts, ensuring extra support towards a fast and steady supply to customers across Europe, Africa and the Middle East.