A-Jon Construction relies on McCloskey equipment to provide a green future

A-JON-0212by Jon M. Casey

John Schivito’s success with his A-JON recycling business has come in part to his choices of crushing and screening equipment. By developing a sound working relationship with Stephen Lavery of Commonwealth Equipment of Ashley, PA, Schivito has found that McCloskey equipment performs at the highest level with service after the sale to match. With his purchase of a McCloskey 512 trommel when he first started his recycling operation at the current location, to the most recent addition of the McCloskey J45R tracked portable jaw crusher, Schivito is extremely pleased with the reliability and production rates of McCloskey equipment. [Read more…]

Compost Windrow Turners vary in size, shape and color

008by Jon M. Casey

After attending the U.S. Composting Council’s Compost 2016 event in Jacksonville, FL in late January this year, I thought it might be interesting to share some of the photos of the various machines that were operating on Thursday’s Demonstration Day at J.B. Coxwell Contracting’s Otis Road Landfill. I thought it might offer food for thought for shoppers when considering the purchase of a compost turner. While I do not consider myself an expert on the topic in any way, the purpose of this article is simply to enjoy comparing and contrasting a few of the features that shoppers consider when purchasing a compost turner. [Read more…]