Caterpillar 988K Block Handler: lasting performance in tough conditions

Since its first launch in 1963, the Caterpillar 988 Block Handler has been leading the construction machinery industry for more than 50 years. Remaining true to their commitment for high productivity and efficiency, the company took the next step introducing the 988K Block Handler, which continues Cat’s legacy of reliability, outstanding performance, safety, and serviceability. […]

ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020: North America’s largest construction trade show

Do you remember the first time you experienced ConExpo-Con/Agg? You surely learned at least one hard lesson at that time. “Make sure you have some good shoes,” says Dana Wuesthoff, vice president of exhibitions at the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), which manages the massive trade show. “You need to have some good shoes that have been worn […]

The Many Uses of Marble – The Properties of Marble and Its Uses

Very few rocks have as many uses as marble. It is used for its beauty in architecture and sculpture. It is used for its chemical properties in pharmaceuticals and agriculture. It is used for its optical properties in cosmetics, paint, and paper. It is used because it is an abundant, low-cost commodity in crushed stone prepared for construction projects. Marble […]

Vitória Stone Fair 2020: Largest trade show in South America

Vitória Stone Fair brings together major extraction and processing companies of natural stones, equipment, machinery, inputs and technologies from all over the world. The event is an opportunity to conduct face-to-face business, evaluate products and services, work with marketing tools, expand actions and product launches, strengthen partnerships and prospect new markets. Sector data from Brazil […]

India: China shadow over granite business in Andhra Pradesh

Owners of granite quarries in Prakasam district, from where a majority of the granite exports from the State to China take place, are worried as coronavirus outbreak in the neighbouring country is set to push the industry into a slump, if the normalcy does not get restored in a fortnight. Though coronavirus cases were first […]