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Doosan’s DL500 wheel loader has more grunt.

Load & Haul
Doosan wheel loader improved performance

The DL500 wheel loader has a better engine, improved comfort and it’s stronger. Read more »
The S190 TD has the highest combined screening area across three decks.

Mobile Plant
Two great choices in triple decks

McCloskey’s triple deck high energy screens – the S190 TD and S130 TD - are cost-effective top of the range models. Read more »
Ten workers have been killed in an explosion at a Chinese quarry.

Explosives kill 10 in Chinese quarry

A truck carrying more than seven tonnes of explosives blew up at a quarry in southern China last week, killing 10 people and injuring 18 others. Read more »
After a long-winded process, NGL Sands finally has the green light.

Long-winded WA quarry expansion approved

A Western Australian sand operation has been granted the right to expand its operations despite initial red tape by the local council and the vociferious protests of near neighbours. Read more »
Caterpillar is opening a new parts distribution centre on Queensland’s Gold Coast.

Caterpillar to build Gold Coast parts centre

Caterpillar announced plans for a new parts distribution centre in Yatala, Australia that is located between Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Read more »
Simon Ridge urges mining and quarrying operators to review new health and safety regulations.

Call to review OH&S regs for WA

The Department of Mines and Petroleum’s (DMP) top safety expert is urging mining industry operators to review proposed new health and safety regulations for Western Australia. Read more »
Ross Batstone: Boral has shed 950 staff and contractors in the last two years.

Boral profits up but jobs cut

Despite building products group Boral increasing its full year profit by 5.3 per cent, the company is to continue with job cuts. Read more »
Andrew Powell warns that company directors must take environmental responsibilities seriously.

Queensland quarry operator fined $75,000

The director of a Coominya sand quarry company in Queensland has been fined $75,000 for his role in poor water management at the quarry. Read more »
The H type ISO-Veyor is ideal for all types of cement, limestone, ash and a wide range of minerals.

Load & Haul
Portable containers for construction materials

ISO-Veyors are versatile intermodal containers for transportation and storage of materials such as cement, lime, gypsum and fly ash. Read more »
Landfill operators are disappointed that some of their sites do not qualify under the Federal Government's carbon farming initiative.

Landfill operators say it’s a carbon backflip

Landfill operators say the Gillard government has done a last-minute backflip on carbon credits and is wasting the chance to cut Australia’s annual greenhouse emissions. Read more »
PaleoJoe’s groups are just every day families who want to fossick around, find some fossils and take them home.

Fossils and finds at Lafarge Quarry

Joseph J “PaleoJoe” Kchodl is a US palaeontologist on a mission – to introduce people to palaeontology and if that means taking them to a quarry, that’s all in a day’s work. Read more »
Maxfield Drilling has won the tender to complete blast hole drilling at the Ernest Henry Mount Margaret mine in Queensland.

Maxfield orders new equipment for Queensland tender

Atlas Copco is to deliver three ROC D65 and two ROC F9C SmartRigs to Maxfield Drilling for a new tender the contractor has just won in Queensland. Read more »


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