Controls and Controllers

New P&H 'C-Series' Shovels Enter Service in Mines Worldwide

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - November 2007 - Several units of a new line of next-generation P&H "C-Series" electric shovels from P&H Mining Equipment recently entered service in major mining operations in Australia, Mexico, Peru and the United States. P&H formally introduced the new shovels in 2006 and dubbed them "C-Series" in part because they succeed and build upon the 90s-generation P&H "B-Series"...

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Cleaning Equipment

Robbins Hybrid EPBM a Versatile Solution for Istanbul Sewer

October 16th, 2007 A 3.1 m (10.2 ft) diameter Robbins Hybrid EPBM in Istanbul, Turkey can bore in two very different situations. The hybrid machine can switch between hard rock and EPB modes, making it ideal in mixed ground conditions. The bored tunnel will be used to help clean up a sewer system for over 250,000 people living along Istanbul's Beykoz coastline at the Bosphorus. NTF Construction...

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Excavators

Hydraulic Breakers come with auto power feature.

Available for use only on Bobcat 316 compact excavator, Model HB280 meets 60 ft-lb impact energy class, has CIMA rating of 59 ft-lb, and provides 1,120-1,290 blows/min through hydraulic flow of 3.4-6.1 gpm. Approved for use on large-frame loaders and 442 ZTS excavator, Model HB2380 meets 1,000 ft-lb impact energy class, has CIMA rating of 700 ft-lb, and offers 600-950 blows/min through hydraulic...

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Rotary Hammer features internal double insulation.
Electric Hammers

Rotary Hammer features internal double insulation.

With 11.4 lb-ft impact energy, 1Â-¾ in. SDS Max Model DH45MR handles concrete, mortar, tile, and other hard materials. Tool is equipped with 11.6 A motor that delivers 1,200 W of input power, and electronic variable speed controls for full-load speed from 120-240 rpm and impact rate of 1,200-2,500 bpm. Using dial for hammer-drilling or drilling only modes, multi-duty hammer includes soft...

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Boring Machinery

Robbins TBM a Repeat Record-Breaker

October 2nd, 2007 A Robbins 7.2 m (23.6 ft) diameter TBM operating on the remote Karahnjukar Hydroelectric Project in Iceland has entered new territory. The machine, operated by contractor Impregilo SpA, beat its own world record for the second time when it bored 115.7 m (380 ft) in 24 hours on August 25, 2007. It then set another record in its size class of 7 to 8 m (23 to 26 ft) by boring 428.8...

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Boring Machinery

Robbins TBM Advances Lebanon's Water System

December 7th, 2007 Oceanside excavation using a Robbins TBM along Lebanon's coast will ultimately bring fresh water to a parched and heavily populated region in the Kesrouane district 20 km (12 mi) north of Beirut. The 4 km (2.5 mi) long El Madiq Tunnel, contracted to the Baresel AG/Al Tajj Est. JV, is part of the much larger Kesrouane Coastal Area Water Supply Project to improve water systems....

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Screeds

Portable Screed utilizes laser-leveling technology.

Weighing 352 lb with 6 ft head, Mini Screed(TM) uses Laser Screed® technology to cut concrete to finished grade, screed it flat, and vibrate it smooth in one pass. Portable and maneuverable design lets contractors doing residential and small commercial work produce level concrete floors. Residential flatwork contractors working with slab-on-grade and basement slabs can consistently achieve...

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Electric Wire, Cable and Cable Assemblies

Belden® Offers Datatuff® End-To-End Industrial Ethernet Cabling and Connectivity Solutions

November 14, 2007 RICHMOND, IN - Belden, a world leader in the development of signal transmission solutions for wired and wireless enterprise networks, as well as industrial, broadcast, residential and security markets, has announced the introduction of a complete line of DataTuff® Industrial Ethernet Connectivity components - including cord sets, jacks, plug kits, tools and accessories -...

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Pumps

Guerlain and Rexam a Renewed Partnership for the Launch of "L'instant Magic"

01 October 2007 Rexam, supplier of the cap and SP8 pump with glass ball for the L'Instant" line, is renewing its partnership with Guerlain for the new fragrance, "L'Instant Magic." Guerlain has tinted the bottle and the underside of the cap black, playing on the transparency of the surlyn material. For this product, Rexam Dispensing Systems was selected to create this prestige piece. The...

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Decks and Decking

UPM's New 'Green' Building Material Creates Buzz at Design Miami

WESTMONT, Ill., Dec. 7 / - UPM ProFi, an innovative, environmentally appealing wood/plastic composite, stood the test of hundreds of stiletto heels and dozens of active children at the opening of Design Miami yesterday. The new product, primarily used as decking, has been gaining popularity in Europe as an attractive, "green" building material, and it is now being introduced to North America at...

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