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Midwestern Industries Expands Screening Capabilities

MF052119 MidwesternScreening equipment is a major capital investment across a myriad of industrial processing applications including: limestone, aggregates, minerals, coal, slag, sand, gravel and clay, among others.

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Cat Sales up 5% in First Quarter

MF021119 CatlogoCaterpillar Inc. announced total sales and revenues of $13.466 billion in the first quarter of 2019, an increase of $607 million, or 5%, compared with $12.859 billion in the first quarter of 2018. The increase was primarily due to higher sales volume driven by improved demand for both equipment and services, with the most significant increase in Resource Industries.

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Timken Acquires Diamond Chain

MF040319 TimkenlogoThe Timken Co. announced the acquisition of The Diamond Chain Co. from Amsted Industries. Diamond Chain is a supplier of high-performance roller chains for industrial markets. The company serves a diverse range of sectors, including industrial distribution, material handling, food and beverage, agriculture, construction and other process industries. 

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GZA Receives IAAP Safety Award

MF040919 GZAlogoGZA GeoEnvironmental Inc. (GZA), a multi-disciplinary firm providing geotechnical, environmental, ecological, water, and construction management services, received the Rock Solid Excellence in Safety Award from the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers (IAAP) for the 13th year in a row. GZA remains the only engineering/environmental consultant to repeatedly earn that recognition from the IAAP.

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Report: U.S. GDP Will Lose $290 billion Due to Tariffs

MIF031819 AEMWith tariffs continuing to take a toll on U.S. businesses, farmers, communities, and families across the country, a new report by IHS Markit outlines the impact of tariffs on the equipment manufacturing industry and the broader U.S. economy.

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