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Astec introduces the next generation

Astec Industries has launched further models in its next generation mobile crushing and screening plant range. Adam Gordon, the company’s …
Terex Washing Systems was selected to design Keohane’s plant.

Revealed: Take a look inside Terex’s washing plant

Terex Washing Systems’ washing plant is helping a third-generation company feed sand and gravel products to concrete sites in Cork, …

Certified experts for quarry certification

The National Transport Research Organisation has taken another step to secure the sector’s future through the provision of quarry certification. 

Astec introduces the next generation

Astec Industries has launched further models in its next generation mobile crushing and screening plant range. Adam Gordon, the company’s …

K-Deblinding helps unblock the rocks

A major Victorian quarry has installed a unique solution to eliminate clogged screens. 

Mobile Crushers boost circular economy

Adelaide-based demolition and concrete recycling company DeJay Contracting has enhanced its capabilities with a Metso Outotec i908S mobile impact crusher …
Eltirus helps sustainability

Eltirus supports quarry sustainability

Know what’s in the ground, extract it viably and ensure compliance is the core belief that Eltirus maintains.


Precisionscreen’s wheeled conveyors bring flexibility to quarries

Precisionscreen’s SM1290 and SM12120 wheeled conveyors are helping to optimise quarry operations.

BOA Hydraulics introduces the BOApod

A new, mobile, all-terrain maintenance pod from BOA Hydraulics is helping quarries maintain vital hydraulic hoses.

Ecklin South quarry upgrade set to reduce landfill

A long-time Ecklin South quarry is set to be upgraded with a new facility which will help reduce landfill in …

Mitchell Shire Council backs quarry contract

New contracts have been handed out in the quarrying industry with a big boost to those businesses in Romsey, Shepparton …

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John Deere went all in for CONEXPO 2023

John Deere featured its largest presence ever at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 this March in Las Vegas, totalling around 7500 square metres …

Cat 340 excavator offers ‘best-in-class’ production

The new Cat hydraulic excavator offers more engine power, while a reinforced structure ensures durability in harsh digging, truck loading …

ToThink shows the advantages of rubber donut springs

ToThink Engineering is the sole supplier of rubber donut springs from Irish manufacturer AB Pneumatics. Director Darren Toth explores the …

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Geology Talk

A glimpse into the creation of stone technology

The shores of Kenya’s Lake Victoria have provided researchers with a glimpse into the past, uncovering some of the oldest …

A new deputy in town

New IQA Deputy President Sarah Bellman sat down with Quarry to discuss her new role and what she sees in …

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.



RSHQ reports safety risk for explosive processing units

A mobile processing unit – designed to manufacture and blend Class 1 explosive material – has been found to have …

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 …