ACE Queensland for October 2012

It?s still a while off yet, but the Queensland Branch of the Construction Mining and Equipment Industry Group, the Construction and Mining Equipment Association, is urging quarry industry members to mark the date in their diary for the Australian Construction Equipment Expo in Queensland next year.
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New Bell ADT improves safety, performance, comfort

A new articulated dump truck from Bell is to be released in Australia by Hitachi Construction Machinery. The D-Series MkVI ADTs, which feature a number of electronic upgrades and enhancements to the operator station, boast low fuel burn and daily operating costs, while delivering high productivity.
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Australia, Chile make pledge on mine safety

A year after Australian companies were actively engaged in international efforts to rescue 33 Chilean miners trapped underground, Australia and Chile have formally recognised the value of mutual assistance by renewing and expanding a Memorandum of Understanding on co-operation in mining.
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Capricorn Sandstone Quarries grabs Chinese market

Queensland based company Capricorn Sandstone Quarries has captured another slice of the expanding Chinese export market.  After dispatching 7000 tonnes of sandstone to Shanghai and Beijing in the previous 18 months, the quarry now boasts pending sales orders of more than 20,000 tonnes to be shipped to China over the next 18 months.
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