March 5, 2012
Efforts to improve housekeeping operations in and around the quarry can significantly reduce the risk of accidents. Slips, trips and falls are among…
March 5, 2012
UK-based JPE Aggregates has recently taken delivery of a new washing plant from CDE following a successful trial at its Staffordshire quarry.…
March 5, 2012
Modern Modelling Methods and hi-tech surveying techniques Mean that quarry planning is easier than ever before and no longer calls for specialist…
March 5, 2012
Demand for ornamental blue limestone also drives Carrieres du Hainaut's production of 2.2million tonnes of aggregates each year. While the focus for…
March 5, 2012
Long term partnering between Tarmac and a local wildlife trust to plan the restoration of lound gravel pits is believed to be the key to the success…
March 5, 2012
Lack of geologiclal resources means that the aggregates market in the netherlands reLies on recycling and imports to meet national demand. Julie-anne…
March 5, 2012
The European commission has recently published a number of documents that will affect the aggregates sector. The European Aggregates Association (…
March 5, 2012
Efforts to improve energy efficiency in any quarry will be furthered by a new EU-funded project now underway. Claire Symes met with the EE-Quarry…
March 5, 2012
The biggest country in the world, with probably the most diverse geology, Russia is also a relative newcomer to some of the Western business…
March 5, 2012
Demand for aggregates in Hungary has dropped dramatically in recent years. Julie-Anne Ryan reports. The aggregates market in the small, land-locked…