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01 August 2000 | Quarrying

EXTREMELY rare remains of a medieval corn mill have been uncovered during excavations at Lafarge Redland Aggregates' Hemington Quarry, by the river Trent, on the Derbyshire/Leicestershire border...

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01 August 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Hanson Aggregates are using a CompAir V07 Classic compressor at their premix plant near Scarborough.

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01 August 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Spillard Safety Systems have introduced the PreView radar system.

01 August 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Operators of hazardous machinery can now address changing safety requirements with the Amgard modular interlocking system from Fortress Interlocks.

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01 August 2000 | Quarrying

HANSON Aggregates Marine confronted head on the controversy surrounding sand dredging in the waters off South Wales when the dredger Arco Dee berthed alongside the National Assembly for Wales in...

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01 August 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Gillrange have introduced Expan 200, a conventional porous prill ammonium nitrate into which encapsulated gas bubbles (micro-spheres) have been added.

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01 August 2000 | Quarrying

A NEW ragstone quarry is currently being developed by Hanson Aggregates at Blaise Farm near Offham in Kent - the first time for several years that the company have created a new hard rock quarry...

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01 August 2000 | Plant & Equipment

The new Tatch-A-Cleat Model HD2 mechanically attached conveyor belt cleats from Flexco are 50mm (2in) high for increased material handling productivity in heavy-duty applications.

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01 July 2000 | Quarrying

LAST month saw RJB Mining shares leap by more than 40% in the wake of a preliminary bid approach which could lead to an offer being made for the company.

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01 July 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Sensonics have introduced Vib-Check, a new pocket-size, battery operated vibration meter complete with a hand-held accelerometer probe for the monitoring of virtually all rotating machinery.

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01 July 2000 | Quarrying

TARMAC have laid-off 200 of their central services staff in Wolverhampton as part of the company's integration with Tilcon and the other UK construction materials businesses of Anglo Industrial...

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01 July 2000 | Plant & Equipment

The Persuader conveyor belt positioner, recently introduced by Flexco, features a simple, field-proven design that ensures correct belt tracking without the belt damage and maintenance problems...

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01 July 2000 | Quarrying

CASTLE Cement have agreed terms with RJB Mining for the supply of 300,000 tonnes of high-quality deep-mined coal from Maltby Colliery, near Rotherham, Yorkshire, in a contract worth 'several...

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01 July 2000 | Asphalt & Surfacing

Dynapac's new roller, the CP132, features the company's 'compaction process control' - a modular ballast system comprising eight sealed boxes.

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01 July 2000 | Quarrying

METSO Corp., parent company of Finland's Nordberg Group, have made a recommended cash offer of SEK9,118 million (£696 million) to acquire the entire stock of Svedala Industri AB of Sweden.

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