Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries
THE Watts Blake Bearne Group have announced the acquisition of Villeroy and Boch's 94% interest in Czech-based kaolin producers Kaolin Hlubany for an undisclosed sum.
Svedala have announced that they are to extend the availability and marketing of their heavy-duty rollers across the whole of Europe.
With reserves at their Craighill Quarry becoming depleted, Tarmac Quarry Products made the decision seven years ago to purchase the reserves of Hightown Quarry.
Lanway Ltd have extended their range of hammer mills to include their largest to date - the Lanway no. 5.
Resco Products produce, package and dispatch a wide range of highly abrasive products including cement mixtures, sands, gravels and aggregates up to 10mm.
Since the mid-1970s two type-1054 Mogensen Sizers have been working in the slate granule plant at McAlpine's Bethesda Quarry in North Wales.
HANSON Aggregates' Trusham Quarry in south Devon has won one of the top accolades in this year's Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors' awards.
To assist with asphalting both inside and outside the Millennium Dome, Bardon Aggregates chose a Screed-Pro modular control system from Spectra Precision which replaces the mechanical joint-...
S.GRUNDON (Ewelme) Ltd have been awarded planning permission for a new lightweight-aggregate plant at their Bishops Cleeve Quarry in Gloucestershire.
The stockpiling of crushed and screened aggregate in traditional conical stockpiles can create separation and segregation of aggregates, whereby the larger elements gravitate to the bottom of the...
THE Building Research Establishment Waste and Environmental Body (BREWEB) has been asked by the Concrete Block Association (CBA) to develop a study of the reuse of waste materials in the...
Clyde Materials Handling now provide an inspection service for process systems which includes the hire of a high-temperature video borescope with a trained operator.
A NEW purpose-built road at Croxden, Stoke-on-Trent, which represents a £2 million investment by Tarmac, was officially opened last December.
Svedala PSV-series heavy-duty conveyor rollers are now available. The maintenance-free rollers have a life projection of 30,000h or more depending on the load.
The Stationery Office, on behalf of the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions, has published a report entitled Soil-forming materials: their use in land reclamation.