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Friendly competition as quarries turn to ‘super excavator’

It was going to be the ultimate in one-upmanship. The two largest quarries servicing the giant $NZD850 million ($AUD800 million) Transmission Gulley motorway project in Wellington, New Zealand – one of the most complex in the nation’s history – were each looking for a way to bring new efficiency to the job and win major business.
Case Studies, Features, Load & Haul, Materials Handling, Supplier News

Quarry-spec machines excel in shipping, rail loading

  An ASX-listed bulk materials and logistics giant with expertise in mine and port solutions has in recent years enjoyed …
Case Studies, Environmental News, Features, Industry News, Materials Handling, News, Recycling

Alex Fraser: A year in review

In 2019, Alex Fraser Group, one of Australia’s largest recycled aggregates producers, officially flicked the switch on two glass recycling and sustainable asphalt plants at its Laverton site. Damian Christie spoke to Peter Murphy about the site’s recycled aggregate operations on the first anniversary of the opening.
HR, Industry News, Management, News, Supplier News

Record numbers for 2020 Women in Industry event

The 2020 Women in Industry finalists have been announced, recognising the success of women in the resources and extractive industries and shining a light on these typically male-dominated fields.
Education, HR, Industry News, Management, News, Supplier News, Training

Quarry industry feedback carves out path to recovery

Up to 85 business leaders in the quarrying industry have outlined their plans for recovery as the sector experiences its first recession in almost three decades.
Features, HR, Industry News, Management, News, OH&S News, Regulation, Regulation News, Safety, Training

Brady report on Queensland quarry fatalities explained

As part of an educational session for the quarrying industry, forensic structural engineer Dr Sean Brady has presented his recommendations on how the industry can reduce its fatality, serious accident and high potential incident rates.
HR, Industry News, International News, Management, News, Supplier News

Boral enlists Adbri deputy as company CEO

In a major coup, Boral has appointed former Adbri deputy chairman Zlatko Todorcevski as the company’s new chief executive officer and managing director, as it looks to rectify its position in the market.
Case Studies, Crushing, Industry News, New Products, News, Plant & Equipment, Screens & Feeders, Supplier News

Radar level transmitters lead the way

The use of VEGA's radar level transmitters has increased due to their ability to provide non-contact measurement.
Case Studies, Education, Features, Tips & Advice, Training

A modified version of the Trust Equation

Mike Cameron has previously discussed the Trust Equation, and how it plays a significant role in building an organisational culture of belief and confidence. He applies his own variation of the equation to Australian working conditions.
Case Studies, Education, Features, Tips & Advice, Training

Key account planning: Establishing the profile of an ‘ideal’ customer

Achieving new sales of your business product or service solutions requires care and finesse, especially in lean times. Mike Cameron explains what makes a ‘good’ customer and how producers can use that profile to achieve mutually beneficial ends.
Education, Industry News, News, Safety, Supplier News, Training

Holcim announces job vacancy for NSW/ACT General Manager of Aggregates

Holcim is seeking a candidate with strong experience in the aggregates industry to fill a the critical role as General Manager for the aggregates division in NSW/ACT.

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