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Adbri secures Kwinana Upgrade Project

  Adbri and Cockburn Cement have announced a $199 million investment to overhaul its Kwinana cement operation with a modern …
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Adbri targets local lime production plant

  Cement and lime producer Adbri is seeking to open a lime production plant in a regional part of Western …
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Optimising concrete with recycled sand, aggregates

Virgin sand and aggregates have long been touted for their strength and quality over recycled aggregates. However, as Eunan Kelly explains, the quality and structural integrity of recycled sand and aggregates is now as good - if not better - than the originals.
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Process controller plants seeds for digital transformation

A plant solution dubbed the “modern distributed control system” (DCS) has been developed to enhance the process control and digital transformation of cement plants.
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Wodonga quarry opens door to flexibility with washing circuit

During COVID-19, quarrying has proven its worth as an essential sector. On the Victorian border, activity has been especially high at Barro Wodonga Quarries, where the set-up of an integrated crushing and washing plant has defied the uncertainty of the pandemic. Damian Christie reports.
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Geological tool detects ground activity in abandoned mines

A tool has been developed to detect the geological movement and groundwater flow in abandoned coal mines.
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Setting the bar higher for handrail solutions

From the design sheet to the quarry site, Webforge Locker’s Monowills Link range is designed to give customers a high quality ready-to-install handrail system that doesn’t cut corners.
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From pit to pit lakes: could abandoned sites be reborn?

It is believed that up to 90,000 extractive sites are located across Australia today. Academics from the Universities of Monash and Melbourne explain the potential for reviving these sites as vital assets for flood events, water retention and waste management.
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Feeder stacker boosts efficient stockpiling for projects on the move

McCloskey's new feeder stacker offers enhanced manoeuvrability through its innovative design.
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NSW launches taskforce to boost construction materials manufacturing

A new Manufacturing Renewables Taskforce aims to drive the use of New South Wales materials and support local manufacturers.
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Belt cleaning: just deal with it

Why expend any time or effort into cleaning the conveyor belt when it’s only going to become dirty again? As Bradley Owen of Kinder Australia explains, producers that pay close attention to the belt will be able to employ a range of belt cleaning solutions that are cost-effective and enhance the belt’s efficiency.