by Dr Jenni Chambers, Birmingham Archaeology, The Institute of Archeology & Antiquity, University of Birmingham Over the last two decades sand and gravel extraction by Smiths Concrete at Waverley...
by James Rose, Department of Geology, Royal Holloway University of London
by Andy J. Howard, The Institute of Archaeology & Antiquity, The University of Birmingham
The hidden benefits of extraction
By Helen Turner, HSE
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02 October 2006 | Maintenance & Repair
A policy of replacing rather than repairing old gearboxes on conveyor drives can help quarries to cut energy bills and reduce other operating costs, says Renold Gears’ product manager, Simon Chipchase
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02 October 2006 | Materials Handling
Maximizing efficiency and cost-effectiveness By Eckhard Hell, managing director, HOSCH-Fördertechnik Recklinghausen GmbH Today, efficient belt cleaning devices are indispensable in most conveyor...
02 October 2006 | Site reports
Major redevelopment scheme safeguards limestone production at North Wales site for the next 30 years
Australia launches its professional recognition programme By Greg Bondar, secretary of the Board of Certified Practitioners and national executive officer of The Institute of Quarrying Australia
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When The Institute introduced a CPD registration scheme on 1 January 2003, Council decreed that it should be a voluntary scheme by which the benefits of CPD would be promoted to members without...
01 September 2006 | Ancillary Equipment
Barrie Miller of Scorpion Power Systems takes a look at standby power protection
A review of available solutions The authors, David Gibson, Ian Christie and Glyn Barnes, are business development manager, drilling and blasting manager and contracts manager, respectively, with...
Primary breaking with hydraulic hammers is not the panacea for all drill and blast problems. But, in the right application, it can be a viable economic and environmental alternative. Alan Matchett,...
Measuring blast-generated vibration by Andy Maslin of Accudata Ltd
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