Sunday 28th Feb, 2021
Boral Australia has implemented a distributed drone network to undertake volumetric stock measurement at its quarries in response to COVID-19.

Boral adopts drones for quarry stockpile reporting during COVID-19

Boral Australia has implemented a distributed drone network to undertake volumetric stock measurement at its quarries in response to COVID-19….
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Works are now complete on the $5 million wash plant refurbishment at Boral’s Bacchus Marsh Sand Quarry, allowing the company to increase its capacity and support its customer base.

Boral completes $5M wash plant refurbishment

Works are now complete on the $5 million wash plant refurbishment at Boral’s Bacchus Marsh Sand Quarry, allowing the company…
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A Toowoomba-based construction materials and services provider has been selected as the lead quarry contractor for Adani to deliver a $35 million operations package.

Adani selects quarry contractor for Carmichael mine

A Toowoomba-based construction materials and services provider has been selected as the lead quarry contractor for Adani to deliver a…
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A new Metso processing plant at the Boral owned Ormeau quarry in Queensland will see productivity at the site ramp up by 400 per cent.

Boral gears up to deliver for Queensland’s infrastructure needs

A new Metso processing plant at the Boral owned Ormeau quarry will see productivity at the site ramp up by…
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A New Zealand quarry has the potential to save up to $4.8 million through the use of a load volume scanner (LVS) to minimise profit loss due to carryback on its overburden stripping programmes.

NZ quarry cuts carryback to save millions

A New Zealand quarry has the potential to save up to $4.8 million through the use of a load volume…
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Nord Drivesystems Australia has unveiled its latest generation of industrial gear unit, designed for use within the bulk material handling industry.

Nord Australia unveils bulk handling specialised industrial gear unit

Nord Drivesystems Australia has unveiled its latest generation of industrial gear unit, designed for use within the bulk material handling…
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A compliance enforcement blitz will target more than 300 high-risk workplaces to prevent the deadly lung disease silicosis.

Silica dust enforcement blitz launched in Victoria

A compliance enforcement blitz will target more than 300 high-risk workplaces to prevent the deadly lung disease silicosis. Inhaling silica…
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By installing a conveyor belt cleaning system designed by Kinder Australia, a Victorian quarry has been able to significantly improve productivity by eliminating carry back material fines.

Kinder collaboration keeps quarry conveyors clean

By installing a conveyor belt cleaning system designed by Kinder Australia, a Victorian quarry has been able to significantly improve…
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CEMEX sells off $538M of cement production assets

Mexican cement company CEMEX has signed an agreement to sell its assets in the Baltics and Nordics to the German…
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