Category Archives: News

TECH TALK: Diesel Exhaust Fluid

Keep on trucking! New emission standards are here, and here to stay, any diesel over 74 horsepower must meet stringent emission requirements. Today’s Tech Talk will be about what Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) does to emissions. We will also touch on how much DEF a company should stock, how to handle and disperse it, and […]

Mellott Partners with Southern Machinery

Southern Machinery partnership

Perfect Combination Rich Blake, Mellott President and CEO, and Abbay Blankenship, Southern Machinery Company Owner and President, join together in announcing that their companies have entered into an agreement for Mellott to acquire Southern Machinery. Per Abbay, “This is an exciting opportunity for our family, dedicated associates, and loyal business partners. With Mellott’s expertise and […]

Mellott’s Steven Weller Has Earned the Professional Engineer’s License

Steven Weller Rocks! The Professional Engineer License is a coveted honor that not many obtain, but Mellott’s Steven Weller, Structural Design Engineer, PE • Engineering, has done just that. Steven earned a BS from an accredited Board of Engineering and Technology University in 2007 and it took him sixteen years to get to his PE. […]

TECH TALK: 12 Tips to Prepare your Crushing Equipment for Hot Weather

working in hot weather

As the seasons are changing, the temperatures outside will be on the rise. The warmer temperatures and increased operating hours during the peak crushing season can cause added strain on your equipment.  To maintain the equipment’s top operating performance despite these conditions, we have identified 12 tips to maximize your up-time!   1. Take care […]

Mellott Announces Multi-Million Dollar Growth Initiative

Mellott has been making strides in the aggregate industry for over a century, and we always will push towards the future, for ourselves and more importantly our customers. With that mindset we announce a muti million-dollar growth initiative at all our locations up and down the east coast, from Florida to Pennsylvania. Joe Kastner, President […]