Metso Outotec Index data collection tool

Metso Outotec has announced the launch of Index, an online data collection tool. Features of Index include:

  • designed to increase productivity, optimize the cost-benefit ratio and identify limiting parameters for machinery
  • transfers relevant data from the machine directly to the customer’s equipment
  • equipment data can be visualized, displayed and analyzed in the Index web portal
  • available as standard equipment in the EtaCut II, EtaCut, PowerCut/LUC, PowerCut Wings/LIS and LU shears
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Komatsu WA480-8 loader

Komatsu, with U.S. headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, says its WA480-8 loader can be adapted for use in multiple applications. Features of the loader include:

  • ideal for the handling of aggregates and other construction and demolition materials
  • curved side edges of the 7.2-cubic-yard bucket are built to minimize spillage, and the internal space and shape provide smooth material flow
  • integrated load meter system in the cab also allows operators see how much material is in the bucket
  • low-profile tires with increased ground contact provide further load stability
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Fecon RK6015 mulcher

Lebanon, Ohio-based Fecon has introduced its new RK6015 mulcher. Features of the RK6015 include:

  • designed for use with most standard skid steer loaders
  • can be matched with Avant-type wheel loaders and other carriers able to provide 17 to 27 gallons per minute (gpm) of hydraulic flow
  • brush-cutting tool is ideal for rental fleets, as well as landscapers, property managers, municipalities and others tasked with managing brush and vegetation
  • operates at 2,400 revolutions per minute (rpm) and can easily shred brush and small trees up to 5 inches in diameter
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Rotochopper Screener Conveyor

Rotochopper Inc., St. Martin, Minnesota, has announced the release of its new Screener Conveyor. Features of the conveyor include:

  • designed to separate fines from desired end products while minimizing the need for additional handling equipment and operational processes
  • can be used as a standalone screener or part of a larger material handling solution
  • creates a second marketable product, such as soil amendment, animal bedding and solidification material
  • screen hole size up to ¾ inch and production up to 350 yards per hour
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