Inspector of quarries

Inspector of Quarries position opens in UK

Positions for Health and Safety Inspector of Quarries have become available in the United Kingdom (UK).
Heart of Australia

Saving lives with Heart of Australia

Heart of Australia head of operations Ewan Wylie spoke to Quarry about the importance of health surveillance for quarry and …
Kleeman machines

Kleeman machines for sale in Smith Broughton auction

Smith Broughton Auctioneers has opened expressions of interest (EOI) for two separate mobile Kleeman quarrying machines.
liebherr hydraulic cylinders

Liebherr hydraulic cylinders allow for safe and efficient force measurement

Static and dynamic tensile and compressive loads are able to be measured precisely and dynamically with new sensors developed by …
wagners

Wagners providing eco-friendly concrete

Wagners Earth Friendly Concrete is now available in Narangba and Coolum batch plants, after upgrades to facilities.
Inspector of quarries

Inspector of Quarries position opens in UK

Positions for Health and Safety Inspector of Quarries have become available in the United Kingdom (UK).
Dust

Managing dust

Kinder mechanical engineer Jack Cain discusses processes to control the exposure of dust in quarrying operations. 
Kobelco

Kobelco doubles up on reliability

Grampians Excavations looks for reliability from both a supplier and its equipment, and Kobelco offers just that with the SK500XDLC …
The Volvo EC950E excavator promises next level safety, productivity, operator comfort and ergonomics, making it ideal for quarrying needs.

Stevenson Aggregates behind the wheel of Volvo EC480EL hybrid excavator

Stevenson Aggregates has taken the chance to operate the first Volvo EC480EL hybrid excavator to be used commercially in the …
Kobelco

Kobelco SK380XD excavator: maximum efficiency and durability

The Kobelco SK380XD excavator is built for extreme durability and is engineered to operate in the harshest conditions, making it …
Gold prospecting and mining has been inextricably linked with Queensland’s settler history since the 1850s.

Investing in the future of responsible Australian gold mining

Gold prospecting and mining has been inextricably linked with Queensland’s settler history since the 1850s.
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Management

Eltirus discusses how to get the most out of your quarry operations using resource optimisation solutions.

The value of resource optimisation

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Eltirus understands the importance of managing the extraction of resources and how machine guidance systems help address this.

Why you need machine guidance in your operations

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In line with NAIDOC week (July 3-10), Hanson highlighted its Reconciliation Action Plan for November 2021 – November 2023.

Hanson shares reconciliation plan

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Products

dust control

Simple dust control solutions

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lubrication control
CRC focuses on making environmentally conscious products that make a positive impact on mining and quarrying sites.

CRC provides environmentally conscious products

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Events

The Institute of Quarrying Australia (IQA) is looking to hire an events co-coordinator based in Melbourne, Vic on a part-time basis.

IQA now hiring

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Ali Walker’s presentation on leadership at the IQA National Conference empowered people to connect with their inner leader.

A model approach to leadership

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Groundwork Plus director Tegan Smith is the first woman to win the Caernarfon Award after being nominated by the IQA.

Global first for the Caernarfon Award

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Products

Successful crushing with Precisionscreen

Built for Australian conditions, the Precisionscreen Trackcrush PV350 VSI provides the solution for stage four aggregate crushing.
The Precisionscreen Trackcrush PV350 VSI provides the solution for stage four aggregate crushing.

Move over for the NXTGEN of lifting technology

Specialised lifting requirements are constantly evolving, and component manufacturers must stay ahead of the curve to meet those demands.
Specialised lifting requirements are constantly evolving, and component manufacturers must stay ahead of the curve to meet those demands.

The right weighbridge system can transform operations

The right weighbridge solution can help businesses achieve increased operating hours, cost reductions and overall efficiency.
The right weighbridge solution can help businesses achieve increased operating hours, cost reductions and improve overall efficiency. 

Latest Reviews

Quarrying

Quarrying: an 13,000 year old art

While modern quarrying is a hot topic, University of Wyoming researchers and Wyoming’s state archaeologist have looked 13,000 years into …
Ore-sand

Is ore-sand the answer to sand shortage?

Researchers from Queensland and Geneva have used samples from one of Vale’s largest iron ore sites to repurpose mineral waste while alleviating the global sand crisis.

Queenslanders to vote on fossil emblem

Queenslanders have been given the chance to pick their favourite fossil to add to Queensland’s nine official emblems.
Curtin

Meteor mining unlocks solar system secrets: Curtin

Curtin University researchers have used Drone technology to study the potential of mining asteroids as a source of rare elements, following the successful discovery of a meteorite in Western Australia.

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Boral is recruiting for quarry managers on a permanent basis in Dubbo NSW, Dunmore NSW, Moy Pocket QLD, Mount Bundey NT, and Deer Pack VIC.
reconciliation

The power of reconciliation

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moisture measurement
lubrication

Better lubrication means better operations

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See me

See Us, Be Us #seeusbeus

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Puma Bitumen

The road to success is paved with Puma Bitumen

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Education

Geologist Greg Thomson takes a step back in time to examine the history of what we know today as yellow block sandstone, or Hawkesbury Sandstone.

Hawkesbury sandstone: a journey

Geologist Greg Thomson takes a step back in time to examine the history of what we know today as yellow …
Jenny Krasny has been working in quarrying for almost 20 years and is tireless in her drive towards diversity and inclusion.

Putting people in the picture

Jenny Krasny has been working in quarrying for almost 20 years and is tireless in her drive towards diversity and …
Weir Group believes that LGBTQIA+ allies play a pivotal role in ensuring its workplace is inclusive for everyone.

Weir talks allyship and challenging biases

Weir Group believes that LGBTQIA+ allies play a pivotal role in ensuring its workplace is inclusive for everyone.
A research team from the Universitat Politècnica de València is studying the use of volcanic ash for the manufacture of cement and concrete.

Volcanic ash key to sustainable cement and concrete

A research team from the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), part of the Institute of Concrete Science and Technology (ICITECH), …
The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of WA has introduced new guidelines to limit the the consumption of alcohol at on-site accommodation.

WA resources sector cracks down on alcohol consumption

The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of WA (CME) and its member companies have introduced guidelines to limit alcohol consumption …
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