Posts Categorized: News

Excavator Expansion

Experts in Design & Engineering, Manufacturing & Repair and Field Service has been L&H Industrial’s business portfolio for many years, these service offerings have been scaled across machines and operations in a variety of industries, but L&H continues to expand offerings even more and hydraulic excavators is one of the company’s most recent market expansions…. Read more »

Rewitec

L&H Industrial is now the authorized distributor for Rewitec products in North and South America for industrial operations. With the development of nano- and microparticle based lubricant additives, REWTEC® focuses on the sustained running time of treated engines and gearboxes and makes a considerable contribution to energy efficiency and life of the component. REWTEC® products… Read more »

I-Trip System

L&H Industrial now manufactures, distributes and services Mainetec iTrip Latching systems for shovel dippers. The Mainetec iTrip Latching System is a revolutionary design compatible with both CAT and Komatsu dipper doors. With a low initial investment, the iTrip Latching System will reduce service intervals and inventory cost by achieving extended service life of door components…. Read more »

Straddle Mount Front Idler Design | Patent Pending

L&H Industrial recently submitted a new innovative design for the 2nd generation Straddle Mount Front Idler for electric rope shovels. This second generation straddle mount design has now accomplished the goal of removing the inner thrust plates and moving all the thrust surfaces outside the crawler frames. It accomplishes this by utilizing a key to… Read more »

Equalizer Lug Bushing Test

L&H has historically used a heavy-duty bushing throughout their undercarriage systems with great success and extended life in excess of 30% more than the industry standard. L&H engineers explored using the heavy-duty bushing in alternative components and assemblies and recently tested the bushings in an equalizer lug on a 74yd dipper.   These bushings were… Read more »

Make it Count

A Canadian mine’s 2570W dragline was in need of repairs to the hoist machinery and structures. The machine’s components had reached life expectancy and needed to be replaced. General maintenance throughout the mechanical assemblies was required from replacing boom lacing and point sheaves to repairing cracks and re-machining. When the mine selected L&H Industrial for… Read more »

The Experience | Interning with L&H

Fostering the next generation of brilliant minds, talented craftsmen and industry thought leaders is essential to the future of industrial manufacturing. Whether a student is learning a trade skill like machining and welding or studying engineering and business; getting experience before entering the work force is valuable and internships are a great way to gain… Read more »

Maintenance Fixtures | Increasing Safety

Just as L&H focuses on safety internally, we are focused on doing the same for our customers. We know increasing safety and efficiency is important to machine maintenance and crucial our customers’ operations. L&H engineers have focused on these industry needs and designed fixtures to simplify many common maintenance hassles. These safety derived fixtures create… Read more »

Exponor 2017

The 2017 Exponor in Antofagasta, Chile drew mining professionals from around the world with over 40,000 attendees and more than 1,000 exhibiting companies from 30 countries. The event included 5 days of exhibitions, hundreds of technical talks, networking events and mine site tours. The largest mining event in South America and held in the epicenter… Read more »