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The proposed quarry site at Napoleon Reef is said to be “extremely rare” due to the high quality of its siltstone resource.

Council approves quarry ahead of supply shortfall

A local council has approved a new quarry proposal ahead of an anticipated hard rock material shortfall. Read more »
The proposed Brickworks plant would produce 600,000 tonnes per annum of lightweight aggregate.

Application lodged for ‘lightweight aggregate’ plant

A building products manufacturer has applied to construct a processing facility that would produce a material half the weight of traditional aggregate. Read more »
Gordyn & Palmer won a NECA Excellence Award for the plant it designed and installed at Barro Group’s Mountain View Quarries site.

Award win for innovative quarry plant design

The combined expertise of two industrial automation solutions providers has resulted in the development of an award-winning quarry processing plant. Read more »
Consult Australia hopes the competition will draw out infrastructure ideas as visionary as the Sydney Opera House or Sydney Harbour Bridge.

New comp seeks ‘next big idea’ for major city

A new competition is encouraging innovative ideas for major infrastructure projects, which could present supply opportunities for the quarrying industry in future. Read more »
CCSU Professor Kenneth Feder believes the ancient soapstone quarry captures the moment when industry shifted to ceramic technology. Source: The CCSU Courier.

Ancient quarry offers clues on cultural shift

An ancient quarry is believed to provide a snapshot of the moment when industry adopted new technology for cooking vessel manufacturing. Read more »
Rocla’s Calga quarry expansion application has been refused on the grounds that it may destroy Aboriginal cultural heritage.

Court blow for sand quarry expansion

A court has ruled that a sand quarry extension project be refused in order to preserve Aboriginal cultural heritage. Read more »
The proposed Coraki Quarry would be co-located on land associated with the existing Petersons Quarry.

New quarry proposed to supply major highway upgrade

A one million tonne per annum greenfield basalt quarry is the latest project proposed to supply material for a major highway upgrade. Read more »
Komatsu’s range of component management options are designed to help operators cut costs, minimise downtime and increase efficiency.

Supplier increases focus on component management

An equipment manufacturer has increased the flexibility of its component solutions range in response to the quarry industry’s evolving needs. Read more »
The NSW DPI has reinforced the fencing at an old quarry in a bid to prevent trespassing.

Quarry security strengthened to dissuade trespassers

A state government department has reinforced security at an old quarry known amongst its local community as a popular swimming hole. Read more »
An old quarry has become popular amongst tourists. Photo © Kyodo.

Underground quarry lake popular amongst tourists

An old quarry is attracting adventurous tourists that are eager to explore its cavernous depths and underground lake. Read more »
The latest series of NCS ISRI suspension seats incorporates several new ergonomic features.

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Improved suspension seat range

The new series of NCS ISRI suspension seats from Isringhausen offers a number of improvements on earlier ranges. Read more »
The Cyclone washdown system is compatible with all vehicle types.

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Relocatable vehicle washdown facility

Fleetwash’s relocatable Cyclone vehicle washdown system is suitable as both a permanent or temporary quarry facility.  Read more »


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