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Boral offloads stake in plasterboard business to Knauf for $1.4 billion

  Boral announced at its annual general meeting that it will offload its 50 per cent share in USG Boral …
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Hanson announces updated sustainability policy

Hanson has unveiled its sustainability policy that aligns with parent company HeidelbergCement Group’s Sustainability Commitments 2030.
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Finalising the key account planning process

In this final article on the Key Account Planning process, Mike Cameron outlines how sales and marketing personnel should ‘close the deal’ with a client, taking into account their sales objectives, stop signs and alternative position proposals.
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Silica company makes trial shipment to South Korea

Australasian Silica Quartz has completed a trial shipment from Fremantle, Western Australia to South Korea.
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Brisbane company first to be convicted of industrial manslaughter

Workplace fatalities are tragic and devastating events. In order to reflect the seriousness of these incidents, some jurisdictions across Australia have amended their work health and safety laws to establish the offence of industrial manslaughter, where the negligent conduct by a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) or officers causes the death of a worker.
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What to look for in a quality database in B2B Marketing

Not all databases are created equal in B2B marketing. Prime Creative Media offers this latest complimentary resource in our Engine …
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Fly ash cement promises a greener solution

A new blend of sustainable cement that uses a coal by-product has been developed and poured by the University of Sydney.
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Victoria advances shovel-ready construction projects as restrictions ease

The Victorian Government has fast-tracked another round of shovel-ready projects as the state emerges from its harshest COVID-19 restrictions. 
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Western Australia updates silica workplace exposure standards

The Western Australian Government has followed the lead of Australia’s eastern states to deliver new workplace exposure standards for silica and coal dust.
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Western Australia, Queensland to see highest dwelling demand in 2021

BIS Oxford economist for building and construction Maree Kilroy has told Quarry that dwelling demand would see the largest increase to demand in Queensland and Western Australia due to the HomeBuilder Program.
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Windows of opportunity for operational improvement

From autonomous drilling and conveyor belt sensors to truck fleet management and aerial volume measurement platforms, quarries and aggregate production plants are creating virtual stockpiles of data.