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Wiping away dust exposure in quarries

Sandvik’s crushing and screening products have a number of dust prevention solutions in place to protect quarry workers and the environment.
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Mobile plant distributor receives family company’s tick of approval

An Australian-based crushing and screening distributor has kept the cogs turning at a family business’s local quarries for more than a decade. Nickolas Zakharia reports.
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Komatsu Australia MD presents inclusion, diversity campaign to IQs worldwide

Komatsu Australia managing director Sean Taylor has presented a webinar about his company’s Say Again campaign to a global network of Institute of Quarrying branches.
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Jersey sand quarry to close in 2023

The St Ouen sand quarry on the island of St Helier, Jersey will not have its permit renewed beyond 2023, with the Ports of jersey expecting freight at the St Helier harbour to improve.
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Boral aims to expand Dunmore sand mine

Boral’s request to expand its Dunmore sand mine now sits on the lap of the NSW Independent Planning Commission, following an online public hearing in late October.
Industry News, News, Supplier News

CCAA backs SA Budget infrastructure spend

The South Australian Government has announced $16.7 billion in infrastructure expenditure in its 2020-21 Budget as part of the state’s economic recovery, which has been welcomed by Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia (CCAA).
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Supermarket installs soft plastics recycled concrete in carpark

The Polyrok recycled aggregate is made from plastic bags and soft plastic packaging recovered from the REDcycle program, which Coles has worked with since 2011.
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VEGAPULS 69 radar sensor, app for enhanced detection

The VEGAPULS 69 sensor is designed for reliable measurements, regardless of materials build-up in quarry environments.
Geology, Geology Talk, International News, News

Raindrops proven to bend mountains

A study led by the University of Bristol has uncovered how rainfall has shaped mountains.

Quarry crusher gets a boost with drive belt upgrade

Crushers are the backbone of any quarry operation, so it’s imperative that they are always operating rain hail or shine.
Industry News, News, Supplier News

Long-term lease opportunity in southeast Queensland sand quarry

A 50ha sand quarry in Queensland is up for lease, located just 40 minutes from the Brisbane CBD and Gold Coast.