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HawkeyePedershaab ePak deploys latest in packerhead technology

HawkeyePedershaab’s newest packerhead machine series, ePak, incorporates the latest in drive and control technology, and mass produces high quality concrete pipe in 12- to 48-in. (300- to 1200-mm) diameter. With a small footprint, it can be installed in existing plants as a stand-alone machine or paired with automated handling technology.

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Besser programs new Vision control for pipe; welds form to a T

In addition to the Connector operational optimization program (page 14), Besser Co. arrived at the 2012 Precast Show in Orlando with the Vision 3 Automation System for pipe machines, plus a new form yielding monolithic T-shaped pipe or manholes.

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Lean & Green

Tom Engelman is 2012 chairman of National Precast Concrete Association

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