PipeLine Machinery International (PLM) announces the latest innovation to be added to its pipeline solutions line-up — the VOLTEK SYSTEMS family of High Voltage Safety Devices manufactured by United Safety Inc.
PFERD has extended their COMBIDISC program with the new COMBIDISC A-CONTOUR. Unlike the previous COMBIDISC tools, the CONTOUR abrasive discs have an innovative scalloped-edge pattern which allows for a perfect finish without fear of cutting in or gouging the metal.
Exports of U.S.-made construction equipment topped 13 percent in 2012 compared to the previous year for a total $26.7 billion, with South America and Asia reporting the weakest gains, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), citing U.S. Commerce Department data it uses in global markets reports for members.
The Lifespan System is a watertight, corrosion-proof, non-conductive, locking rubber manhole frame and lid system that prevents rain derived inflow from entering sanitary sewers through the top of the manhole.
Even as our nation continues to struggle with a stagnant economy, our industry and our association is strong and getting stronger. The members I have talked to say they have more work than they can handle as utilities contract to rehab and replace miles of aging infrastructure.