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Wisconsin Ice Sculptor Aims for Manmade Project to Rival Ice Caves

SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) The Iceman has been living since early December in a 32-foot camper trailer down by the river.

The high school dropout gets frequent visitors who bring leftovers of Asian chicken, vegetable soup and spaghetti in reusable plastic containers. One day, venison sticks were delivered and, on another, a full turkey dinner.

The Iceman doesn’t sleep much, is fond of Go

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Tried and True: National Attachments Delivers XCP4

Morgan Asphalt of Salt Lake City, Utah, has expanded far beyond its namesake and into a full service infrastructure company that reports that its quality of customer service is rivaled only by the quality product it delivers. Founded in 1996 by Thomas Morgan, Morgan Asphalt is known throughout the industry for its ability to install complicated underground utilities and lay a smooth surface, al

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Montabert Micro CPA 360 Drilling Attachment Fit for Compact Carriers

Designed for use on compact excavators, backhoe loaders and skid steer loaders ranging in size from 8 to 15 tons (7.2 to 13.6 t), the Micro CPA 360 drilling attachment by Montabert provides 360-degree drill rotation, allowing the operator to transition between vertical, horizontal and overhead drilling with ease.

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Geith Heavy-Duty Grapples Handle a Variety of Materials

Designed for use with excavators weighing between 8,000 and 115,000 lbs. (3,628 to 52,163 kg), Geith heavy-duty grapples are ideal for demolition, scrap handling and land clearing projects — handling heavy objects such as broken pavement, oversized branches and large boulders with ease, according to the manufacturer.

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Blanchard CAT Aims to See Small Businesses Succeed

Caterpillar equipment can be found on job sites all over the world, being used by some of the largest contractors.

But by offering quality products, parts and service, Caterpillar, in collaboration with its local dealerships, also helps its smaller customers achieve success, too.

A perfect illustration of that is a one-man operation in Aiken, S.

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Midco Hammer Line Expands

Midco Demolition Tool Company announced on Dec. 4 in Dallas, Texas, the continuation of the unveiling of its new hydraulic hammer line with two new models, the 3,500 lb. (1,588 kg) MD21 and the 6,000 lb. (2,722 kg) MD32.

“We are expanding our MD Series to insure that there is a quality hydraulic hammer for all work application utilizing the new Midco innovative design,” said Midco Gener

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Genesis Promotes Palvere to National Account Manager

Genesis Attachments has promoted Justin Palvere to national account manager — demolition.

In this newly formed role, Palvere, previously the Genesis southeast regional manager, will develop, manage and maintain programs and services designed to meet the needs of demolition contractors.

“Genesis has a broad range of attachments that help contractors complete projects on time and budg

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CEAttachments Offers 10-Foot Edge Oscillating Snow Push

CEAttachments Inc., a global supplier of attachments and accessories for compact equipment, has added a new 10-ft. Edge oscillating snow push model to the lineup of snow removal attachments for any brand or model skid steer or track loader.

The Edge 10-Foot oscillating snow push is the largest size available, with a capacity of 226 cu.

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Blastcrete Equipment Company’s D3522 Attachment Is an Economical Alternative for Hot Epoxy Grouting

The D3522 attachment hot epoxy pump from Blastcrete Equipment Company can be powered by an existing hydraulic power source. It is lighter, more versatile and much more affordable than hot epoxy pumps and mixer/pump combinations with built-in power supplies, especially since skid steers and other equipment with auxiliary hydraulic hookups can power the unit, according to the manufacturer.

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OAIMA Hosts Annual Meeting, Trade Show in Columbus

Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association (OAIMA) held its annual meeting and trade show on Nov. 13 and 14 at the Hilton at Easton in Columbus, Ohio.

The event opened with a general session with an introduction and comments by OAIMA President Tony Price of National Lime & Stone Company and OAIMA Executive Director Patrick Jacomet.

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