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Exponor 2015 Mining Industry Expo – Antofagasta, Chile

May 11 – 15, 2015 La Portada sector – Antofagasta, Chile Join L&H Industrial at Exponor 2015 where you’ll find us at booths #236 and 237 in the AG Plata Pavillion. We will be highlighting both electric and hydraulic undercarriage designs and upgrades as well as transmissions and drill undercarriage upgrades. L&H Omega Shovel (CAT &… Read more »

Frontier Industrialists | 50 Years of L&H

L&H Industrial was founded in 1964 in Gillette, Wyoming, USA, by Leon Wandler and Hank Barney with six employees. Today we have offices on five continents and more than 500 employees, dedicated to delivering outstanding service to the mining centers and heavy industrial operations of the world. L&H Industrial has also assembled a worldwide distribution… Read more »

L&H Industrial Develops Cutting-Edge Gear Grinding Techniques

L&H Industrial Develops Cutting-Edge Gear Grinding Techniques As seen in the March 2015 issue of Modern Machine Shop, a revolutionary new method of gear grinding is being perfected at L&H Industrial’s Tempe, AZ, facility. In an attempt to eliminate steps and to simplify the gear grinding process, L&H took on the job of grinding gears… Read more »

Crawler Transporter 2 Upgraded in Preparation for SLS Flights

  February 23, 2015 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla — Officials from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center rolled out the newly renovated Crawler Transporter 2 (CT-2) on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. The 6.5-million-pound CT-2 will carry a 10.3-million-pound mobile launcher with the 4.4-million-pound Space Launch System (SLS) booster (without liquid propellants), resulting in a massive, 21.2-million-pound vehicle lumbering… Read more »

50 years of growth and change at L&H Industrial: North by North East

Members of the ownership team, second generation owners, Mike and Jeff Wandler sat down recently with North by North East (NXNE) to talk about the history of and changes within L&H Industrial. For the past 50-years, L&H has been focused on mining, but has recently expanded into different markets and is working on new projects all… Read more »

SKF Conference Wrap Up

Recognized as an innovative, state-of-the-art company focused on solutions, L&H was honored to have been chosen to speak at the Life Cycle Management Conference by Leading Swiss bearing company SKF (Svenska Kullagerfabriken) earlier this month. L&H Industrial’s, Darren Witt, Blasthole Drill Product Line Manager was chosen to present as a featured speaker at the conference…. Read more »

L&H Nominated for Chamber Awards

L&H Industrial is honored to have been nominated for the following awards from the Campbell County Chamber of Commerce: Chamber Award of Excellence The Chamber’s Award of Excellence is given to one large and one small business that provide an outstanding product or service in Campbell County. Nominees must employ 25 employees or more as… Read more »

Jason Percifield Profiled in Family Business Magazine

When L&H Industrial’s third generation owner, Jason Percifield was only 29, he had lived out of a suitcase for five years, running field service crews at mines throughout the American West. In 2013 he took a detour south to Florida to supervise a field crew charged with the responsibility to retrofit the undercarriages on the NASA… Read more »