Monthly Archives: August 2016

Expertise in the field creates uptime for draglines

In North Dakota, L&H recently serviced two 2570 draglines; the team performed world class work in record time. A swing rack change out was completed in only 21 days without undecking the machine. Working around the clock to replace each of the 12 gear segments, they were then aligned to the center pin using innovative… Read more »

Megadoor Coalstrip Install

L&H Industrial’s field service team installed 10 Megadoors in Coalstrip, Montana to improve safety and efficiency at the mine site. When the customer first contacted L&H because the doors that were originally in the shop were outdated and electric powered. This was a concern as the doors could malfunction and fall on equipment or personnel below. The electric powered… Read more »

A new set of side frames with advanced upgrades

The Oil Sands of Canada are located in some of the harshest environmental conditions in mining, so when a customer was in need of a new set of sideframes for their 495HF shovel, L&H’s newly upgraded and engineered design was the best for the job. Designed for durability These new sideframes include thicker plate to… Read more »

New machine technology brings new capabilities

Modern machining technology on the next level is what the recently installed Okuma double column machining center will bring to L&H’s capabilities. Preparing for the new machine started back in October 2014 and over the past nine months the Gillette machine shop has been hard at work preparing and installing the massive machining center. A… Read more »

Day in the Life- Justin Elmer

With a passion for working on machines and growing up around the methane and oil field industry, Justin Elmer knew he wanted to grow a career in manufacturing and service for heavy industry. Raised around his father’s service company in the Methane fields of Wyoming, Justin had worked as a young man from machining, welding,… Read more »