Mobile PlantThe Federal Government has released its official response to the National Resources Sector Employment Taskforce?s report, <i>Resourcing the Future</i>.
OH&S ProductsHirschmann MACH 1040 switches are ideally suited for use in the extractive industries, and Belden's Layer 3 hardware and software solution makes it possible to use all Gigabit Ethernet switches from the Hirschmann MACH1040 family as routers. A single rack unit (1RU), the Hirschmann MACH1040 features combination Gigabit Ethernet ports.
Mobile PlantIn the city of Irau?uba, in the Cear? state in Brazil?s northeast, a Sandvik QA450 triple-deck screener, QH330 cone crusher and QJ340 jaw crusher are taking an active role in renovation works on the BR-222 motorway, which joins the cities of Fortaleza and Sobral.
Mobile PlantMine and quarry workers are exposed each year to inhaling airborne crystalline silica dust and face the very serious health threat known as silicosis.
OH&S ProductsWith pressures on mining ever increasing, the extractive industries can now benefit from the research and education initiatives of a think-tank dedicated to advocating sustainable mining practices. <b>David Laurence</b> and <b>Simit Raval</b> report.
New ProductsThe Queensland and Western Australian branches of Cement Concrete and Aggregates Australia (CCAA) held their editions of the Environment Health and Safety (EHS) Awards in September. Construction materials businesses on both sides of the continent were acknowledged for their contributions to environmental innovation and commitment to best practice in health and safety.
New ProductsWith nine months to go until the next edition of the world?s biggest outdoor quarrying, recycling and heavy construction exhibition, organisers have confirmed that 91 per cent of exhibition space at Hillhead 2012 has been filled, including major suppliers such as Volvo, Sandvik, Metso, Terex Group, Caterpillar, Liebherr and Bell Equipment.
OH&S ProductsWith the quarrying industry facing major recruitment challenges, Box Hill Institute believes that its curriculum can as much support professional development and career planning along the way as it offers skills and award qualifications at the end.