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MINExpo 2016 | The Mining Mecca

After four years and an ever changing industry, the International MINExpo was here again. Companies from around the world would convene for the world’s largest mining exposition to learn about new technologies to keep their operations more efficient with increased safety and productivity. From technical sessions with industry experts, to live demonstrations and simulations, MINExpo… Read more »

Analysis in the Field

On site equipment analysis is significant to machine maintenance; inspections in the field can provide data and technical findings that may dictate component life and performance. A field report aids in planning maintenance intervals and equipment outages so that production is optimized, warranty commitments are upheld, and downtime is reduced. Similar to having a doctor… Read more »

Serving our Customers | Investing in the Southwest

Investing in state of the art machines and facilities, innovative technology and world class tradesman has equipped L&H Industrial’s Tempe, AZ location to better serve customers in the southwest region. From a 200 ton crane capacity to a 6 meter gear grinder, the facility’s equipment and tooling have been carefully selected to handle some of… Read more »

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 When the customer first contacted L&H because the doors that were originally in the shop were outdated and electric powered.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 »

Final Testing of NASA’s Upgraded Crawler Transporter System

From the initial quote submitted by L&H in October of 2012, to manufacturing and installing over 1,300 parts in 2013, and rebuilding 16 propel transmissions in 2015, L&H has played a big role in the upgrade of the Crawler Transporter located at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. In March of 2016, the final testing of the crawler transporter took place, as the… Read more »

L&H Begins New Truck Route

Servicing customers across multiple territories is something L&H prides itself on as we strive to be a whole solution for our customers’ needs. Providing the same services to all our customer regions is important as well; we want all customers to have access to all L&H capabilities regardless of where they are located in reference to one of our manufacturing… Read more »