Wittke, Calgary, Alberta, offers the Crocodile automated side loader. The vehicle is engineered to load in gear and uses separate hydraulic circuits for independent operation of the lift arms and the pendulum packer blade. The Crocodile has a continuous pack-cycle design that allows cans to be dumped while the pendulum packer is in motion. The automatic arm is capable of lifting container sizes ranging from 30 to 110 gallons and up to 500 pounds, the company says.
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Wireless GPS Fleet Tracking
AerComTec International, Aiken, S.C., offers the AerTrax coast-to-coast location system for fleets. The AerTrax mobile units provide street level tracking automatically and 24 hours per day to any computer with Internet access. The company can supply additional inputs and outputs.
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John Zink Co., Tulsa, Okla., offers the Zink Ultra Low Emissions (ZULE) flare system. The company also offers standard or custom bio-gas flare systems, including closed-flare systems, elevated flare systems, rental/mobile flare systems, blower skids and landfill gas compressor skids.
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Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Ill., has updated the 666G and 972G Series II wheel loaders. The 966G II is rated at 246 net horsepower. It can be equipped with buckets ranging from in size from 4.5 to 5.5 cubic yards and has an operating weight of 50,400 pounds. The 972 G II delivers 270 net horsepower and accommodates buckets from 5.0 to 6.0 cubic yards and weighs 56,180 pounds.
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Flowserve Flow Control Division, formerly Invensys Control Americas, Sulphur Springs, Texas, offers the Poly-Chem Valve. The polyethylene ball valve for methane and leachate services has a full bore and comes in sizes 2 through 12.
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