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Customized safety gear

Honeywell enables customers and distributors to fully customize hard hats from the complete Fibre-Metal and North brand offerings.A Web-based application (www.honeywellsafety.com/myhardhats) enables customers and distributors to fully customize hard hats from the complete Fibre-Metal and North brand offerings. In four steps, visitors can create their signature look by selecting a hat style, color, suspension and graphic. A customer service team supports the application by answering questions and fulfilling orders.

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Concrete, grout pump hoses

Abrasion-resistant and rated at 1,230 psi, the Marauder Concrete Pumping and Plaster & Grout models join company’s industrial hose series.Abrasion-resistant and rated at 1,230 psi, the Marauder Concrete Pumping and Plaster & Grout models join company’s industrial hose series.

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Formwork extends traditional block profile

Beton Block USACompany has broadened the concept behind armor-type block units cast with 1-yd. of fresh concrete or returned mixes. Betonblock USA molds are made of high-strength, low-alloy steel and finished with a powder coating for long-term durability. They allow ready mixed and precast concrete producers to cast large, stackable block for stockpile divider and property walls, plus structural retaining walls.

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Portable washout containers augment environmental compliance at job sites

The Porta-Pit is available in standard 1.5-yd. and 0.5-yd. sizes, 40-in. and 12-in. high, respectively.  Joining the company’s mixer truck-mounted washout containers are the 0.5- and 1.5-yd. Porta-Pit vessels, plus companion Water Dog absorption bags. At 150 lb. (empty weight) with 44- x 42-in. footprint, the larger Porta-Pit features high-strength, cross linked polyethylene plastic construction with rugged steel fork lift channels and side supports.

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Filter press line solidifies Enviro-Port reclaiming role

A filter press series from D.R. Sperry & Co. of Aurora, Ill., has joined Enviro-Port’s line of concrete reclaiming and slurry handling equipment.A filter press series from D.R. Sperry & Co. of Aurora, Ill., has joined Enviro-Port’s line of concrete reclaiming and slurry handling equipment. Filter presses enable producers to reduce settling pond sediment handling requirements and solids drying time, while also expediting the return of water for process and batch use.

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