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New Cat 349E Does More Work with Less Fuel

August 21, 2011 – 11:30 pm |

The new Cat 349E hydraulic excavator features a 396 net hp Cat C13 ACERT engine, which operates either on ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel (ULSD) or a blend of ULSD and 20% biodiesel (meeting ASTM 6751 or …


August 21, 2011 – 8:16 pm |

LENOX announces the introduction of the LENOX Bi-Metal SPEED SLOT Hole Saw. The new design offers fast and easy plug ejection and longer life when cutting holes in wood and metal.

The patent pending design of …

Low Headroom Built Up Hoisting Machinery Meeting Class D & E Requirements

July 21, 2011 – 7:03 am |

American Crane and Equipment Corporation offers standardized industrial hoist machinery which meets Class D and E requirements.
The Built Up Hoist is available in capacities up to 1000 tons and is designed for high-speed and heavy-duty …

The Use of Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) in Nuclear Decommissioning

July 21, 2011 – 6:25 am |


Initially, ROVs were developed to inspect torpedo tubes on nuclear submarines but were quickly adopted and developed for use in the offshore oil & gas industry to assist with exploration at deeper depths than those …

F16 Demolition Robot Turns Concrete Into Dust

July 20, 2011 – 11:00 pm |

The F-16 demolition robot from Stanley-Hydraulic easily breaks down stairwells, concrete slabs and walls. For a full spectrum of destructive power, it uses shears, breakers, grapples, a drop hammer, buckets and a concrete-pulverizing claw.
The electrically …

Case B Series Motor Graders

July 10, 2011 – 2:19 am |
Case 865B VHP Motor Grader

Case 865B VHP Motor Grader Delivers Major Cab, Power, Efficiency Upgrades
The Case 865B VHP motor grader features a Case 6.7-liter engine with triple horsepower ranges to match the power requirements of various applications and deliver …

HB205 and HB215LC Hybrid Hydraulic Excavators

June 16, 2011 – 1:14 am |

Komatsu Ltd.’s HB215LC hybrid hydraulic excavators reduce NOx and CO2 emissions. By capitalizing on know-how and technologies accumulated over the years, Komatsu implemented a full-scale model change of its 20-ton class hybrid hydraulic excavator. Both …

The Demolition and Dismantlement Phases

June 16, 2011 – 1:05 am |

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Choosing safety to avoid multi-million dollar mistakes
by Tim Barker
The Decommissioning process consists of five D’s: Decommissioning, Deactivation, Decontamination, Demolition and Dismantlement. When it comes to the fourth and fifth …

The New Standard in Super Heavy Lifting : SGC 120

May 23, 2011 – 7:35 pm |
The New Standard in Super Heavy Lifting : SGC 120

The Sarens Group of Wolvertem, Belgium is pleased and proud to introduce the SGC 120 Crane. This innovative and versatile Heavy Lift Crane System is the product of the combined engineering efforts of Sarens and …

Oak Ridge National Laboratory 2000 Complex Demolition Project

May 17, 2011 – 11:22 pm | One Comment

In 2009, DOE identified the eight deteriorating facilities that were considered high risk, located at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).  DOE initiated a time critical removal action under the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation & …