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Tub grinders help tornado clean up efforts

Posted on: Aug 10, 2017 - 03:20 PM | General
A Maryland community comes together after Tornado rips through, with a Tub Grinder from Maryland Environmental Service helping the effort by processing over 25,000 cubic yards of debris.    Public Works Director Todd Mohn said, “As everybody knows, our public works crews, the residents, the volunteers, the contractors have been down here since last Monday working very hard to clean up the impacted area hit by the tornado Our main focus to date has been to get the trees, the limbs and all the stumps out of there and cleaned up.” Using a tub grinder from Maryland Envir... More

What Is the Difference Between a Broker and a Dealer?

Posted on: Jul 06, 2017 - 11:00 AM | General
Tub and horizontal wood waste recycling grinders When deciding how to buy used wood grinding equipment, there are several options available to you including: going through an original equipment manufacturer, participating in online auctions, or negotiating person-to-person. Each of those listed above have their good points but they also have drawbacks, the main one being an agenda to sell whatever limited inventory is available, regardless of whether that is the best fit for you. The best two options when buying wood waste recycling equipment are to use either a heavy equip... More

Independence Day - Office Hours

Posted on: Jun 29, 2017 - 01:10 PM | General
          Happy Birthday America From your friends at Apollo Equipment and Grinder Wear Parts ... More

Market Trends for the Tub and Horizontal Grinder Industry

Posted on: Jun 09, 2017 - 09:15 AM | Market Trends
A market trend is the general tendency or direction in which something tends to move. The overall direction in wood waste recycling is towards growth and expansion. Many separate, but related, industries such as logging, construction, and agribusiness are heading toward recovery—which leads to greater opportunity in wood grinding. According to the IBIS World Industry Reports, which provide insight and analysis on U.S. industries, many wood-related enterprises have already begun to make a comeback. Chipping and Grinding Equipment Manufacturing is predicted to g... More

Custom screen/grate fabrication for your wood waste Tub or Horizontal grinder can make all the difference!

Posted on: Jun 06, 2017 - 09:00 AM | Tub & Horizontal Grinder Wear Parts
With the growth of the wood waste processing industry serving such diverse markets as land clearing, landfill waste reduction, mulch, landscaping, composting and even asphalt shingle recycling, a lot of operations are paying close attention to screen/grate design in many ways to achieve a great finished product and increase their profits! The photos below represent an example of this kind of custom design for a CBI 4000 fabricated on T-1 material with a 1.5” x 3” rectangular hole cut on a bias with ¼" backing. The result for this client is a more uniform finished ma... More