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  • 01 May 2008
    New mobile Hercules trommel screen helps repair hurricane-damaged levees in New Orleans
  • 01 May 2008
    An opportunity for the minerals industry? By Stewart Lenton, technical director, SLR Consulting Ltd Climate change has been debated for some time and while the seriousness of the issue appears to be irrefutable, the...
  • 01 April 2008
    The UK is currently the leading user of recycled materials in Europe – last year around 280 million tonnes of aggregates were used as raw construction material, a quarter of which, some 70 million tonnes, was derived...
    Tagged In: Recycling & Waste
  • 01 April 2008
    By Alastair Clough, regulatory and litigation associate at DLA Piper, Sheffield
    Tagged In: Recycling & Waste
  • 01 April 2008
    It has been a long time coming, but this month sees the introduction of the new corporate manslaughter legislation. Sally Thornley, head of compliance information services at the FTA, considers the background to the new...
  • 01 April 2008
    Like its products, Clay Cross-based Centriquip has found itself coming full circle. Founded by former minerals engineers who worked for the National Coal Board, the 80-strong company has found demand for its centrifuges...
    Tagged In: Ancillary Equipment
  • 01 April 2008
    Cement is a key ingredient in any stabilisation or groundworks activity but with the growing urgency to reduce carbon emissions the hunt is on to find ways of making it greener. One way of doing this is to create low...
    Tagged In: Recycling & Waste
  • 01 April 2008
    The drive towards implementing the waste hierarchy into all aspects of government policy in the UK has led to a raft of new phrases being coined. Linear quarry and urban quarry are just two. You can now add to that list...
    Tagged In: Recycling & Waste
  • 01 April 2008
    With a year to go before abstraction licences become necessary to undertake quarry dewatering activities, DLA Piper associate solicitor Penny Simpson describes some of the main hurdles firms will need to clear and...
  • 01 April 2008
    The pending change in the qualifications framework has gained a great deal of national press attention recently with headlines screaming at the birth of the McDonalds A-level. Such an environment leads to confusion over...

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