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Bakersfield’s Wild Weather Reinforces the Need for Better Dust Control

In Dust Control, Dust Fyghter® LN100, Dust-Buster®, Dust-Buster® Foam Agents, Dust-Buster® Material Handling, Environment, Midwest Industrial Supply, Inc., Safety by Frank ElswickLeave a Comment

Rapid shifts in weather have left many of Bakersfield, California’s roads in shaky condition. For the city’s residents, these events have only further highlighted the importance of better dust control. Frank ElswickFrank is the sales unit manager of Midwest’s road construction and natural paving markets.

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US Freight Rail Industry Looks to Build on Recent Run of Success

In Anti-Icing Deicing, Dust Control, Rail, Rail & Mass Transit, Railroads, Safety by Eric VantieghamLeave a Comment

Though the year is still young, it’s already looking extremely promising for freight rail operators. Here are the primary factors contributing to the sector’s success in 2019, and how major industry players plan to capitalize in the coming months. Eric VantieghamEric Vantiegham is Midwest’s Rail & Transit Specialist. Skilled in product development, new business development, and strategic planning, he enjoys …

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Toronto’s Northland Power Converts Open Pit Iron Mine into Hydro Plant

In Dust Control, Roads, Safety, Soil Stabilization, Soil-Sement®, Surface Management, Technology by Jim SilvaLeave a Comment

Can a stored energy plant under development in Canada serve as a model for keeping the electrical grid charged when renewable power sources falter? Jim SilvaJim is Midwest’s Business Unit Manager for Global Mining. He is experienced in operations management, asset management, and business improvement.

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Richard Branson Invests in High Speed Rail to Florida

In Dust Control, Glidex®, Rail, Rail & Mass Transit, Rail Lubrication, Railroads, Surface Management by Eric VantieghamLeave a Comment

The transportation mogul recently announced his company’s partnership with Brightline, a high speed rail network connecting multiple cities throughout the Sunshine State. As Branson’s plans for expansion come into focus, the privately funded train provides insight into what the future of rail transportation may look like. Eric VantieghamEric Vantiegham is Midwest’s Rail & Transit Specialist. Skilled in product development, new …