Case Studies, Features, Industry News, Load & Haul, Materials Handling, Plant & Equipment, Supplier NewsIt was going to be the ultimate in one-upmanship. The two largest quarries servicing the giant $NZD850 million ($AUD800 million) Transmission Gulley motorway project in Wellington, New Zealand – one of the most complex in the nation’s history – were each looking for a way to bring new efficiency to the job and win major business.
Environmental Products, Features, Materials Handling, Plant & Equipment, Processing, Recycling, Sand Processing, Supplier NewsPressure is on extractive operators globally to employ technologies that reuse water responsibly. Business development managers for a sand washing manufacturer discuss the challenges, costs and logistics of developing a washing plant that satisfies local and international regulations.
Case Studies, Environmental News, Features, Industry News, Materials Handling, News, RecyclingIn 2019, Alex Fraser Group, one of Australia’s largest recycled aggregates producers, officially flicked the switch on two glass recycling and sustainable asphalt plants at its Laverton site. Damian Christie spoke to Peter Murphy about the site’s recycled aggregate operations on the first anniversary of the opening.
Industry News, Load & Haul, Mobile Plant, News, Supplier NewsPro Crush, a Queensland-based mobile crushing and screening business, has continued its operations during COVID-19 thanks to support from suppliers such as RDO Equipment.
Features, HR, Industry News, Management, News, OH&S News, Regulation, Regulation News, Safety, TrainingAs part of an educational session for the quarrying industry, forensic structural engineer Dr Sean Brady has presented his recommendations on how the industry can reduce its fatality, serious accident and high potential incident rates.
Conveying, Crushing, Industry News, International News, News, Sand Processing, Screens & Feeders, Supplier NewsMetso has officially merged its minerals business with Outotec to form a new company with aims to become an industry leader across the minerals, aggregates, metals refining and recycling industries.
Industry News, News, OH&S News, Regulation, Regulation News, Safety, Supplier NewsQueensland’s hard-hitting mine and quarry safety laws have become active as of 1 July, with senior officers facing potentially more severe penalties for workplace fatalities.
Industry News, News, OH&S News, Regulation, Regulation News, SafetyThe New South Wales Mine Safety Advisory Council is striving to wipe away the threat of dust at mines and quarries through a new awareness campaign, as the state ramps up its crackdown on dust exposure.