Portable crusher and screen plant gives G&J Paving & Materials high quality aggregate for premium asphalt

ohio-trip-june-22-to-24-2016-255by Jon M. Casey

From the highway that passes G&J Paving & Materials of Chillicothe, Ohio, the scene that met us during our late June visit was one of a busy asphalt plant and quarry operation that was busy making paving material for jobs in the surrounding area. Joining us for a tour of the operation were G&J’s aggregates plant operator, Rob Smith and staff members of Ohio Crushing and Screening, the company that had recently sold G&J a Terex Finlay I-110 tracked impact crusher and a Terex Finlay 684 Supertrak two deck tracked screen plant. The addition of these two new units as the foundation for G&J’s crushing and screening operations came at the recommendation of Dale Larmour, sales representative for Ohio Crushing and Screening. [Read more…]

Submersible Pump Fulfills Quarry Stone Washing Requirements

digger_aggby Mike Bjorkman, Vice President and Director of Marketing, BJM Corp.

Across the southeastern United States many producers are working to provide a steady and reliable supply of stone aggregate. As the area’s population grows so does demand for aggregate, which is a primary component for many types of construction as well as road building and maintenance. [Read more…]

MASABA® Inc. excels through tough precision

masaba-1-page-feature-for-qn-c1opyby Jon M. Casey

Since 1939, MASABA® (Formerly MASABA Mining Equipment) has established a reputation for material handling equipment in the aggregate and mining, agriculture, and port and terminal industries that is built to last, even under the most unforgiving conditions. From conveyors and truck unloaders to entire screening and washing systems for aggregate production plants, Masaba is able to design and build whatever their customers need. This fall, NAQN and WHEN magazines had the opportunity to visit Masaba’s manufacturing facility in Vermillion, SD where we were able to get a closer look at the craftsmanship that goes into every Masaba piece of equipment. [Read more…]