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Leaders in Industrial Dust Control Join Forces as Midwest Acquires SynTech

In Dust Control, Industrial Facilities, Midwest Industrial Supply, Inc. by Stephanie CornellLeave a Comment

Midwest’s acquisition of SynTech unites the two biggest players in the industrial dust suppressant market. Midwest will now be able to offer our clients a wealth of new and expanded products, services, and field engineering capabilities. Stephanie CornellStephanie Cornell is the Director of Marketing at Midwest Industrial Supply, Inc. She has over 30 years with the company and extensive experience …

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Mining Activity Leads to Discovery of 208 Mineral Species

In Dust Control, EK35®, Mine & Quarry by Jim SilvaLeave a Comment

Over 200 previously unknown minerals have been uncovered over the course of the last few centuries, and the biggest force behind these discoveries has been none other than the mining industry. 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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The Bomb Cyclone Was a Lasting Reminder of the Value of Anti-Icing

In Anti-Icing Deicing, Rail & Mass Transit, Zero Gravity Third Rail® by Eric VantieghamLeave a Comment

An unusually intense winter storm derailed mass transit throughout to the Northeast earlier this year. Could anti-icing have prevented much of the damage? Eric VantieghamEric Vantiegham is Midwest’s Rail & Transit Specialist. Skilled in product development, new business development, and strategic planning, he enjoys playing ice hockey and coaching his boys’ youth teams.

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Ecuador’s Mining Industry Projected to Produce $1 Billion in Revenue in 2018

In Dust Control, Economy, Mine & Quarry by Jim SilvaLeave a Comment

The Ecuadorian government previously forecast around $500 million in mining-related revenue in 2018. Thanks to new domestic and foreign investments, that figure has doubled 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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A User’s Guide to Anti-Icing

In Anti-Icing Deicing, Rail & Mass Transit, Transportation by Eric VantieghamLeave a Comment

Anti-icing can keep your rails safe in even the harshest winter weather. We explain how proper application of a proven product can ensure your winter maintenance program is a success. Eric VantieghamEric Vantiegham is Midwest’s Rail & Transit Specialist. Skilled in product development, new business development, and strategic planning, he enjoys playing ice hockey and coaching his boys’ youth teams.