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Tricon delivers best of both worlds with MDS M515

MDS M515 trommels are renowned for their strength in heavy rock applications, predominantly used to sort large oversize material from …

Bell B45E water tanker: The full package

With the proven Bell B45E ADT as its base, the Bell 38,000 litre Water Tanker is a fully integrated OEM …

Tricon delivers best of both worlds with MDS M515

MDS M515 trommels are renowned for their strength in heavy rock applications, predominantly used to sort large oversize material from …

Move over, concrete. “StarCrete” is here.

Scientists have ‘cooked up’ a revolutionary new material dubbed “StarCrete” that may be used, some day, in building homes on …

Rock on: Crushing rocks could capture CO2 equivalent to the size of Germany

Breaking news out of Glasgow, Scotland: Researchers have discovered a revolutionary new method for trapping carbon dioxide that is guaranteed …

Mornington Peninsula quarry engages with community

In a recent annual report on community funding for 2022, Peninsula Quarries Victoria revealed support for the wider community in …

New leader for Safety and Sustainability at Komatsu

Quarry sits down with Henrietta Jukes, Komatsu Australia’s new General Manager for Safety and Sustainability.


Crusher Buckets

ALLU buckets reduce material double handling needs

Efficient material flow is a key issue in any quarry operation and any improvements made in this area reflect positively …

ONTRAC Group delivers a not-so-normal bucket

The XMOR® excavator bucket is revolutionising the earthmoving industry globally, enabling increased payload without increasing the suspended load. Quarry finds …

ToThink Equipment, the new supplier to think about

With beginnings in consultancy and design, ToThink Equipment brings boots on the ground experience to providing vibrating equipment for quarrying …

Turning the water off on aggregate washing with RCAS

Kayasand sees a future where quarries can turn the water off on aggregate washing by replacing their water-based washing systems …

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High head high pressure H150 available from Toolkwip Pumps

Toolkwip Pumps
The H Pumps offered from Toolkwip Pumps as part of the Selwood range, offer maximum performance and efficiency for high …

Wirtgen has an ideal jaw crusher for quarries

The MOBICAT MC 120 PRO jaw crusher supplied by Wirtgen Group is extremely robust and delivers to the Kleemann standard …

Hitachi wheel loader has exceptional efficiency

Hitachi Wheel Loader
The new 24-tonne ZW310-7 wheel loader from Hitachi has been designed to give powerful performance, low total cost of ownership, …

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Fossil site provides insight into ancient Australian rainforests

Though Australia is typically regarded as a dry and hot country, millions of years ago it was covered in rainforests. …

Concretions: Inexplicable spherical rocks

Though concretions are almost perfectly smooth and round, these rock formations are in fact completely naturally occurring.

Evidence of Roman invasion unearthed at Scottish quarry

A recent archaeological dig at a quarry in Scotland found evidence of a potential Roman battle on a former ironworking …
King herod

The mystery of king herod’s bathtubs

Herod “the Great” was a Jewish Roman king that ruled Judea in the second half of the first century BC. 



Astec prioritises customers

David Smale, Astec Australia’s Regional Managing Director of the Australia Pacific region, shares insights on what the quarrying industry has …
future leaders

Komatsu pioneers innovation hub for young future leaders

As part of the ongoing relationship Komatsu maintains with the Clontarf Foundation, Komatsu has showcased a newly built Komatsu Innovation …

An intelligent lubrication system combines predictive maintenance with lubrication automation

As industries move into the future, reliable and intelligent lubrication solutions are a must to get the uptime in which …

Meet your specific requirements for power transmission systems 

Discover ways to raise the performance of power transmission systems in the face of diminishing time and resources, and keep …

Industry focused STEM skills distributed to students

Students from Biloela State High School and Redeemer Lutheran College were given the chance to build industry competitive STEM skills, …
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