Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries
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.
CRH plc, the Dublin-based international building materials group, have announced a number of North American aggregates acquisitions, totalling Euro 52.8 million (£33.0 million), which were...
Plasflow, manufacturers and distributors of polyethylene pipework, fittings and prefabricated systems, have added spray bars to their product range.
DURING 7-12 May 2000, the 36th North American Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals will, for the first and possibly only time, be combined with the 11th UK Extractive Industry Geology (EIG...
Tarmac Topmix of Wolverhampton have recently taken delivery of a Komatsu WA90-3 Handy wheel loader for use at their concrete batching plant at Alexandra Dock in Grimsby.
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.