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Load scales offer measured approach

A major recycled aggregates company has adopted a forward-thinking on-board weighing system for more accurate measurements and improved efficiencies.
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VRX Silica closes in on offtake partner

An Australian-based sand miner has maintained strong interest from its silica sand customers after shipping samples in early December 2020.
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Building approvals continue COVID recovery

The latest building approval figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have shown that the nation's total approvals have increased by 38 per cent between June and November 2020.
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Microwaved coal turns into graphite

Researchers have discovered that coal powder can be transformed into graphite using a conventional microwave oven.
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Norwegian quarry rolls out autonomous vehicles

Automation systems specialist Steer Tech will develop technology for an autonomous dump truck fleet at a Norwegian quarry under a new contract.
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Regional road upgrades expected across WA

Road safety upgrades worth more than $250 million are being commissioned across Western Australia as part of the Regional Road Safety Program.
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Historic granite quarry exhibition held in Eurobodalla

A photographic exhibition showing the history of Eurobodalla's granite quarries is on display at the Eurobodalla Libraries in New South Wales.
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Adbri secures Kwinana Upgrade Project

  Adbri and Cockburn Cement have announced a $199 million investment to overhaul its Kwinana cement operation with a modern …
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Boral exits US brick operations

  Boral has agreed to sell its US-based Meridian Brick joint venture with an affiliate of Lone Star Funds for …
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Geoscientists unravel Australia’s volcanic mystery

  Geoscientists from the University of Sydney have uncovered why Eastern Australia has been dotted with hundreds of ancient volcanoes.
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Regulator encourages quarries to consider recycled aggregates

  Victoria’s Earth Resources Regulation has recommended that Victoria’s quarry sector should supplement aggregates with recycled materials.