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L&H Sets Up Battle Mountain Field Office

Battle Mountain – L&H Industrial, Inc., a global leader in engineering and design, manufacturing and repair, and field services for large equipment in the mining, oil & gas, railroad and other heavy equipment industries, has announced its new field services location in Battle Mountain. The Lander Economic Development Authority (LEDA) and regional economic development partner… Read more »

A Look Into Our Safety Culture

A commitment to safety everyday Fifty years ago, L&H Industrial was a local job shop serving the oil fields of Wyoming when the rough, tough, “get ‘er done” culture was common at L&H and across the industry. Times have certainly changed. Today, a tour of L&H starts with a safety briefing to address all possible… Read more »

L&H Industrial’s New Look

  Since 1964, L&H Industrial has never stopped looking for new ways to improve our products and services, and this year we decided to improve the look of our company as well. Still a family-run business, the Wandler family holds to the same core pillars that have always provided a solid foundation for the business:… Read more »

New Modification for Loader Arms

In the last couple of years, L&H has been working to develop solutions for heavy mobile equipment products in order to provide our customers with an additional option in the market place. As a solutions oriented company, L&H is developing premium and upgraded components for LeTourneau loaders to outlast the OEM’s design. Our field services… Read more »

L&H Omega Undercarriage Innovations

Making sure you have the best machine for the job Maximizing the production and profitability of your mining operation is a complex equation with multiple variables that often differ at each mine site: geology, geography, ground conditions, season, maintenance practices, production costs. Yet on the ground, in the field, one thing stays same—everywhere, every time…. Read more »

L&H Completes Entire Bucket Wheel Rebuild

About two years ago, BNSF Railway approached L&H with a project that included the entire overhaul of an antique bucket wheel used in Minnesota to move taconite onto conveyor belts that move the material onto barges. Manufactured in the 1960’s, the machine needed a full workup of engineering, rebuilding and manufacturing in order to function at… Read more »

L&H Opens Location in Battle Mountain, NV

In our continued effort to service and grow with our customers and their markets, L&H is always investing in new products, services and infrastructure. To better serve our customers in Nevada and Utah, L&H has recently opened a repair and rebuild facility in Battle Mountain, Nevada; just 70 miles west of Elko, NV. Our new… Read more »

Regional Spotlight: Mike Wandler of L&H Industrial

In the last 50 years, L&H Industrial headquartered in Gillette has transitioned to a small startup working in the oil industry to a global powerhouse in producing heavy industrial parts serving coal, gas, oil and other industries. At the helm, Mike Wandler has helped position his father’s machine shop as a global industry leader. Today… Read more »

Bucket Wheel Excavator

THE CHALLENGE Rebuilding a defunct bucket wheel excavator into a higher-performance machine At an inland port in Superior, Wisconsin, one of BNSF Railway’s three bucket wheel excavators, used to load taconite (low-grade iron ore) on ships, had been out of service for many years because parts were no longer available for the 50-year-old machine. Anticipating… Read more »