P&L Barton Ltd started out in 1972 when Peter Barton invested in his first digger, a JCB 3C, and set up P Barton Plant Hire. Today, almost 50 years later, P&L Barton Ltd remains a family run business. Based in Carnforth, Lancashire, the company has evolved and expanded working on a vast array of projects with clients in private households and businesses, to local councils and large multi-nationals.

Twenty-nine years ago, in 1991, Phil Marini decided to venture out on his own and start his own paving and masonry company in the New Haven and Fairfield counties of Connecticut. With not much more than a wheelbarrow and a shovel to start with, he built a reputation for hard work and integrity, and today P & S Paving, which is headquartered in Seymour, Conn., employs more than 40 people.

EvoQuip, a global supplier of compact crushing and screening systems, has announced the appointment of Andy Lawrence to the position of sales director of North America. Lawrence will be responsible for directing the sales strategy for the EvoQuip brand across the region as part of the brands ambitious growth strategy in North America.

The word "ton" too often gets tossed around as a kind of hyperbole — as in, "We ate a ton of ice cream" or "She makes a ton of money." In the construction industry, the word is used in its literal sense of 2,000 pounds, but even so, can sound too small for the amount of material under consideration.

EvoQuip recently announced the addition of Ruffridge-Johnson Equipment Company Inc. to its growing network of authorized distributors in the United States. The dealership will serve the state of Minnesota, providing sales and support for the full EvoQuip portfolio of compact crushing and screening equipment.

Terex Advance and Terex Bid-Well will exhibit at World of Concrete from Jan. 22 to 25, 2019, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Booth C5174will be the location for the showcase of their equipment, as well as equipment from Terex Washing Systems and EvoQuip.

Steve Geiger of Geiger Excavating Inc. has learned quite a bit about running a successful recycling operation since purchasing his first landfill in 1988 as his entrée into real estate investments — and among the many lessons he learned back then that holds true today is that it's best not to judge a book by its cover.

EvoQuip will launch three new products to expand its compact crushing and screening portfolio at Hillhead from June 26 to 28, 2018, in Buxton, England. The machines are the Cobra 230R impact crusher, Cobra 290R impact crusher and Colt 1000 scalping screen.

Compact crushing and screening equipment provider EvoQuip has expanded its global sales team by appointing new sales managers for North America and western Europe. EvoQuip has appointed Conor Grogan as territory sales manager of western Europe.  Grogan will be responsible for leading all sales activities in this area, including sales support and applications.

EvoQuip will showcase the newest addition to their impact crushing range, the Cobra 230 at World of Asphalt in Texas from March 6 to 8, 2018. Offering a comprehensive portfolio of products to address the needs of the compact crushing and screening markets, EvoQuip will be waiting to meet you on booth #1858.

The Cobra 230 is the newest addition to EvoQuip's impact crushing range. “The Cobra 230 impact crusher is a machine that provides class leading productivity, unmatched versatility and excellent fuel efficiency. The quick set up times, simple intuitive operation and ease of transport makes this machine an ideal solution for all applications,” said Matt Dickson, EvoQuip, product line director.