Monday 22nd Oct, 2018

Silicosis warnings after ‘disturbing’ practices in engineered stone benchtop industry

Queensland has issued a safety alert after WorkCover received 22 silicosis claims in the past three weeks from the stone…
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Adani ditches standard gauge plan for Carmichael, will use Aurizon network

Adani has shifted to a narrow gauge railway plan utilising existing rail infrastructure, in an effort to get its controversial…
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GHD, Jacobs to scope longest Inland Rail section

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has engaged a GHD and Jacobs joint venture for a feasibility study and environmental impact…
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How to choose a wear resistant material for critical bulk solid handling applications

Decisions relating to wear – materials of construction, the geometry of handling equipment and operating conditions – have major implications…
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WorleyParsons profit up 86%

Engineering consultancy and service provider WorleyParsons has reported an 86% rise to net profit in FY18 and is forecasting higher…
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Bentley’s latest plant design offering

Bentley Systems has announced the release of OpenPlant CONNECT Edition, the latest in its plant design technology. OpenPlant CONNECT Edition…
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Material handling equipment market to hit $190b by 2024

A new forecast suggests the global material handling equipment market is achieving a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.5…
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Bulk Talk: Observations of grain handling in South America

Rio Tinto’s Steve Davis discusses the many differences he observed visiting grain handling operations in Brazil and Argentina.   Brazil…
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