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03 June 2002 | Loading & Hauling
Five-star performers In October 2001 Komatsu heralded the introduction of their new generation of ‘dash-five’ series wheel loaders in Europe with the launch of their 23-tonne WA470-5. This was...
03 June 2002 | Health & Safety
The safety of electrical installations at quarries The Health and Safety Executive guidance on electrical equipment for quarries is about to be changed. The Approved Code of Practice — The Use of...
03 June 2002 | Site reports
Tarmac Northern’s Harden Quarry gears up for growth
01 May 2002 | Site reports
New tracked crushing and screening plant boosts productivity at Breedon on the Hill
01 May 2002 | Drilling & Blasting
WCD Sleeman & Sons choose Atlas Copco drill rigs
01 May 2002 | Drilling & Blasting
Another performance aspect in primary blasting Some years on from its first widespread use in the quarrying industry, there is now little doubt that laser profiling of free rock faces in quarrying...
Tagged in: Orica
01 May 2002 | Drilling & Blasting
The use of modern technology to measure blast performance by Rob Farnfield The last decade has seen many developments in the field of blast performance monitoring. The Technical Services Department...
Tagged in: Exchem
01 May 2002 | Drilling & Blasting
The impact of correct drill rig selection on downstream processes Quarrying as a process comprises a number of consecutive sub-processes — drilling, blasting, secondary breaking, loading, hauling,...
Tagged in: SandvikDrilling
01 May 2002 | Loading & Hauling
Euclid aim to re-establish European presence with new 100-tonne dumptruck
01 April 2002 | Loading & Hauling
Cat introduce second-generation hydraulic shovel and mass excavator Built for high productivity and reliable performance in mining operations, the new Caterpillar 5230B hydraulic shovel and 5230B...
01 April 2002 | Loading & Hauling
Bell unveil fourth-generation D-series ADTs
01 April 2002 | Materials Processing
A model for predicting cone crusher performance
Tagged in: cone crushers
01 April 2002 | Materials Processing
Using Dynamic Models
Tagged in: crushing
01 April 2002 | Site reports
Bardon Aggregates’ Uttoxeter Quarry comes on stream
01 April 2002 | Materials Processing
The results of hardfacing trials at Quartzite Quarry

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