Plant & Equipment
Eerste Nederlandsche Cement Industrie (ENCI), based in Maastricht, use limestone from only one deposit.
Mettler-Toledo's latest weighbridges are fitted with digital Powercell load-cells, removing the downtime and repair costs associated with storm damage.
SKF have introduced a sealed-for-life range of Explorer bearings that reduce grease consumption, lower life-cycle costs, and lower recycling costs.
Atlas Copco have introduced a new large portable air compressor which has been designed for operation at three different pressure levels.
Thames Side-Maywood have launched a fully welded stainless steel load-cell designed to last longer and withstand harsher conditions.
Having stood out against the Yorkshire Dales skyline for almost a century, Swinden Quarry - the largest quarry in the former Tilcon Northern region - is about to disappear from view.
Hanson Aggregates have purchased a new Volvo L220D wheel loader to help streamline working methods at their Trentham Pit, near Newcastle-under-Lyme.
Teco Westinghouse have supplied motors and drives to operate crushers at Tarmac Northern's new quarry plant development at Linton, North Yorkshire, which will process up to 2 million tonnes of...
Mettler-Toledo's 8618 scoreboard for weighbridges is economical on power consumption because it uses the data cable as a power source.
Two Milltronics Mercap units have replaced capacitance rope level monitors to measure the level of limestone filler at Aggregate Industries' Bardon Hill Quarry in Leicestershire.
Genflo have developed a robust jet pump for pumping water which contains abrasive solids.
Ingersoll-Rand have launched a number of new products.
AMPL have secured a new five-year contract to provide facilities management services at Alfred McAlpine's Penrhyn Quarry in Bethesda, North Wales, the world's largest slate quarry.
A special heat-reacting paint has been developed to identify hot spots on high-temperature pipework.