Western Australian distributor 888 Crushing and Screening Equipment has recently supplied a pair of 42m long x 900mm wide Telestacker conveyor units to Rapid Crushing in Perth. The Telestacker units are manufactured to Australian standards by Superior Industries, a US-based company with a fast growing client base in Australia.
Timing has long been considered the ?dark art? of the blasting process, even with the advent of computer timing and blast design packages. Brent Buffham explains why timing in some cases is still a misunderstood aspect of the blasting process and how to address timing gaps.
A Mackay earthmover might be regretting his decision to filch sand from a local creek without permission, as the 45 year-old faces a $28,000 fine for removing quarry material without an allocation notice.
In late September, Sandvik Mining and Construction signed a major contract with Boral Limited. The order includes design, supply, installation and commissioning of a new quarry plant for Boral?s Peppertree site in New South Wales.