Latest Quarry News


Major bypass project nears start date

The biggest infrastructure project for Singleton, New South Wales, is approaching its start date, with the shortlist of contractors selected …

Consortium selected for Sydney’s Circular Quay renewal

CQC Partners, a consortium comprising Lendlease Construction, Capella Capital and BESIX Watpac, has been chosen by the New South Wales …

Quarry given new life as part of arts project

A quarry in the Otway Ranges in Victoria has been given a second lease on life, as a location for …

Green-tick crushing equipment and renewable energy

Supplying in-demand equipment to the crushing and screening market, Wirtgen is a proud supplier of Kleemann technology that has proved …
Kreisel Electric

John Deere secures electric future with Kreisel Electric battery tech expansion

John Deere is investing in electric propulsion with the announcement that it is funding an expansion of the company Kreisel …

Downer announces new CEO

Downer today announced that after an extensive succession process, Peter Tompkins will be appointed chief executive officer (CEO) and managing …

QLD government audits sites for new housing development

In an outcome of the Queensland Housing Summit held in October, the state government will be undertaking a three-month audit …



Jumbo-sized jaw crushers make light work of heavy jobs

If there is one thing that Rapid Crushing & Screening Contractors is very familiar with it is heavy machinery and …
quarrying equipment

End of year auctions feature quarrying equipment

Smith Broughton Auctioneers has opened expressions of interest (EOI) for two separate end of year machinery auctions.
mobile crushers

New higher capacity mobile crushers built for the long haul

Metso Outotec’s mobile crushers from Tutt Bryant bring together premium quality and cost-saving fuel efficiency.
Taylors Civil Construction

Commitment to service on display at Taylors Civil Construction

Supplying throughout the quarrying industry, Lincom Group has seen great success from installations across Australia, with Taylors Civil Construction speaking …

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VC2000 is victorious in revolutionising drum cutters

Featured at the bauma 2022 exhibition in October, the VC2000 represents a shift in the traditional way in which drum …

SmartSurveyor 3-in-1 mapping tool available from Position Partners

SmartSurveyor enables accurate aerial mapping, handheld photogrammetry and survey rover tasks and is compatible with DJI Mavic 2 and 3 …

Schenck Process sells mining business to Sandvik

Schenck Process has finalised the sale of its mining business, SP Mining, to the Swedish engineering group Sandvik AB.

Latest Reviews


Evidence of Roman invasion unearthed at Scottish quarry

A recent archaeological dig at a quarry in Scotland found evidence of a potential Roman battle on a former ironworking …
King herod

The mystery of king herod’s bathtubs

Herod “the Great” was a Jewish Roman king that ruled Judea in the second half of the first century BC.  …

Quarrying: an 13,000 year old art

While modern quarrying is a hot topic, University of Wyoming researchers and Wyoming’s state archaeologist have looked 13,000 years into …

Is ore-sand the answer to sand shortage?

Researchers from Queensland and Geneva have used samples from one of Vale’s largest iron ore sites to repurpose mineral waste while alleviating the global sand crisis.



An intelligent lubrication system combines predictive maintenance with lubrication automation

As industries move into the future, reliable and intelligent lubrication solutions are a must to get the uptime in which …

Meet your specific requirements for power transmission systems 

Discover ways to raise the performance of power transmission systems in the face of diminishing time and resources, and keep …

Industry focused STEM skills distributed to students

Students from Biloela State High School and Redeemer Lutheran College were given the chance to build industry competitive STEM skills, …

SEW-EURODRIVE gets behind concrete recycling facility

When construction and demolition materials recycling specialist Alex Fraser Group needed geared motors to support its sophisticated materials handling facility, …
The Institute of Quarrying Australia (IQA) is looking to hire an events co-coordinator based in Melbourne, Vic on a part-time basis.

IQA now hiring

The Institute of Quarrying Australia (IQA) is looking to hire an events co-coordinator based in Melbourne, Vic on a part-time …
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