Monday 17th Jun, 2019
Adani Australia has received a go ahead from Minister for the Environment Melissa Price for the groundwater management plans at its Carmichael coal mine and rail infrastructure project in the Galilee Basin, Queensland.

Adani approved for construction on Carmichael mine

Queensland’s Department of Environment and Science (DES) has approved Adani’s groundwater management plan (GDEMP) for its Carmichael mine in the…
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Queensland boosts mineral exports by half a billion dollars

Freight charges will be discounted, and the Port of Townsville will get a new container terminal as part of the…
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Rio Tinto backs Australia’s first automation TAFE course

Rio Tinto has introduced Australia’s first nationally recognised qualifications in automation to provide workers with skills in the science, technology,…
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In this regular column, experts from specialist bulk materials engineering firm Jenike & Johanson answer readers' queries around problems at their sites. In this edition, Corin Holmes explains how good design can keep silos performing reliably. 

Ask an engineer: How do I protect my storage silo and feed hopper from baked in design flaws?

In this regular column, experts from specialist bulk materials engineering firm Jenike & Johanson answer readers’ queries around problems at…
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Dana Incorporated has completed its acquisition of SME Group which manufactures low voltage motors for materials handling and agriculture vehicles.

Metso makes $454M acquisition

Metso has signed an agreement to acquire a Canadian mobile crushing and screening manufacturer for around $454 million. The company,…
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More than 63 kilometres of existing rail line has been removed as part of the Inland Rail construction in Parkes, New South Wales.

Major milestone reached on Inland Rail

More than 63 kilometres of existing rail line has been removed as part of the Inland Rail construction in Parkes,…
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Measurement technology specialist VEGA is helping Australian companies keep track of their grain levels, even in dusty and noisy environments.

BULK2020 Spotlight: Vega Australia

With BULK 2020 less than a year away, ABHR sat down with VEGA Australia Managing Director John Leadbetter to ask…
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The International Conference on Bulk Materials Storage, Handling and Transportation (ICMBH) has announced six plenary speakers, all with extensive experience and knowledge in their respective fields.

Bulk handling expertise on display at ICBMH 2019

The 13th International Conference on Bulk Materials Storage, Handling and Transportation (ICBMH) will take place next month from 8-11 July…
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As part of a trial, CBH Group has installed linear actuators across five key sites in its network, resulting in a significant boost to its efficiency and reduced labour costs.

Harvesting the benefits of linear actuators

As part of a trial, CBH Group has installed linear actuators across five key sites in its network, resulting in…
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