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APR 2018

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Page 30 of 67 ROCK products • April 2018 • 29 overall and by up to 49 percent in face-loading applications, as compared to the 988K. This reduces costs and helps opera- tions reduce greenhouse gas emissions and carbon footprint. At the same time, Caterpillar production studies report the new loader delivers up to 10 percent higher productivity in load-and-carry applications. Caterpillar, CDE USA CDE is celebrating its 25 th anniversary this year and show- cased its most recent innovations at AGG1. Key to the success of CDE is the company's focus on delivering innovative and high-efficiency materials-processing solutions specifically developed for the requirements of local operators. At AGG1, the company introduced its new Combo XL, designed for the production of manufactured sands, as well as its fines and ultra fines recovery systems. The Combo XL features CDE's two staple modular treatment units, the EvoWash materials processing plant and the Aqua- Cycle thickener. With a capacity of up to 250 tph and up to 90 percent of process water recycled and immediately ready for re-use, the Combo XL ticks all the right boxes for North American operators looking for high volumes of high-quality materials that are ready for market in record time. With the option to produce up to three materials of even consistency and in spec every time, the new CDE Combo solution presents significant added benefits compared to existing systems. In terms of the company's fines and ultra fines recovery solu- tions, they are the product of years of innovations to bring the advantages of the most advanced cyclone technology to operators so that not one fraction of sand is ever lost to ponds again. As with all CDE solutions, the Combo XL and fines and ultra fines recovery systems are offered as packages, co-created with each client and designed and built for their operations' specific requirements, with an ongoing focus on efficiency and reducing environmental impact. CDE, Command Alkon Command Alkon exhibited at this year's AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo. "The show gives leading manufacturers and service providers in the aggregates, asphalt, pavement maintenance and traffic safety industry sectors the oppor- tunity to come together and showcase their latest products and technologies, learn new techniques through education courses, and network with more than 9,000 industry profes- sionals," the company said. "We were proud to showcase our products again this year at the World of Asphalt/AGG1 Show and Conference," said Scott Dugan, manager of operations at Command Alkon. "This is a can't-miss, high quality event. It's the one place where you can interact with most every leading company and learn all the latest industry expertise." Command Alkon featured these products at the show: •  Apex – Automation for the aggregates and asphalt industry. • TrackIT – GPS/Telematics. •  HaulIt – Quoting, dispatching and billing solution for aggre- gate haulers. • MOBILEsales – Create and manage quotes in any remote location for producers and supplier. •  MOBILEticket – Paperless ticketing solution for producers and suppliers. •  BuildIt – Supply chain management solution for contractors. Command Alkon, Eagle Iron Works Eagle Iron Works debuted the new Condor line of screw washers at AGG1 in Houston. Backed by the Eagle Iron Works

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