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abbr. recycled and secondary aggregates

Materials that either result from the processing of inorganic material previously used in construction or are by-products of other industrial processes not previously used in construction that can be processed to produce secondary aggregates.

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Road Sweeper

A towed or self-propelled machine that sweeps and washes the road surface to remove dust, dirt and spillage. Road sweeping is commonly required to meet the conditions of a planning permission especially where no wheel wash is installed and is usually carried out by contractors.

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Radial Conveyor

A type of elevating conveyor used to create a ‘radial’ stockpile.  The conveyor structure rotates around the loading point to produce a ‘kidney shaped’ stockpile.

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Radial conveyor

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