MAY 2017 ENEWS ARCHIVE
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Van der Graaf kicks off educational event series in Texas
State transportation bill passes in California
White House soaking in comments regarding regulations
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LEADING OFF
Gas Tax Is a gas tax increase on the table?
President Donald Trump indicated that he is open to increasing the federal gas tax to support U.S. infrastructure development, although he stopped short of endorsing such a course of action. Find out precisely what the president said and what's potentially ahead. arrow
NEWS
Delvaux Delvaux appointed president, CEO of Metso
Metso's board of directors appointed Nico Delvaux president and CEO of the company, effective at the beginning of November 2017 at the latest. Delvaux is currently senior executive vice president for Atlas Copco AB and business area president for Compressor Technique. Learn more about this development. arrow
• Eagle Crusher, Superior reps named
  AEM directors
 
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• Mack Trucks names VP of national
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• Senate confirms Acosta as
  labor secretary
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• Dodge Momentum Index drops in April arrow
FEATURED EQUIPMENT
Peterson Pacific Corp Drum chipper features a transverse-feed design
At just under 24 ft. long, Peterson Pacific Corp.'s new 3310 drum chipper has a unique design that allows for a smaller operations deck than typical drum chippers, the company says. Learn more about the chipper, which has the power to handle up to 23-in.-diameter logs. arrow
• Assembly of drum lends itself to
  processing versatility
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• Harvester delivers high performance
  in various terrains
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• Monitoring system tracks attachment
  performance
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EDITORS' BLOG
safety tech Safety technologies help manage operator fatigue
Incidents related to fatigue are not uncommon with operations that deal with heavy equipment, but some safety technologies exist to help reduce these types of incidents. Learn more about some of the latest safety developments. arrow
CURRENT ISSUE
Veneroso 5 minutes with Am Cast's Tomaso Veneroso
Tomaso Veneroso, president and CEO of Am Cast Inc., recently visited with PP&E to offer insights on emerging technologies; how the industry is adopting innovation; what factors make up a successful customer relationship; and what motivates him as a manufacturer. Read on for Veneroso's perspective. arrow