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Block & paver production

The MultimatRH760 is a new generation production machine capable of producing block in under six seconds, as well as high-quality pavers and sectional retaining wall. It can be installed easily on existing foundations and a special adapter makes it possible to utilize a customer's mold inventory.

Hess Machinery, 905/575-4440; www.hessusa.com

Batch plant specialist BHS opens North American office

Well-established German batch plant and mixer manufacturer BHS-Sonthofen will serve U.S. and Canadian customers and prospects from a new Charlotte office, co-located with the domestic base of parent BHS Filtration Inc. Mixing Division Manager Stu Bentley (704/814-7670) will oversee sales and service of a full line of turnkey batch plants, twin or single shaft mixer models; special concrete plant components; and, custom mixing equipment for continuous feed and discharge processes. BHS-Sonthofen cites thousands of concrete plant mixer installations worldwide, and mixing technology development dating to 1888.