Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries
Hillhead 2001 - The International Quarrying and Recycling Show - will take place at Tarmac's Hillhead Quarry, Buxton, England, from 26-28 June 2001.
HANSON have successfully completed their £1.56 billion acquisition of Pioneer International Ltd, creating in the process one of the world's largest heavy building materials groups, the world...
By using Cleveland Cascade chutes, Lafarge Corporation in Grand Chain, Illinois, are successfully loading finished cement into barges within EPA guidelines.
The latest 20-page colour catalogue produced by EDL covers their range of cable support and management systems for a wide variety of heavy engineering applications.
SPEAKING at the Quarry Products Association's annual lunch last month, the association's chairman, Ian Reid, attacked the Government's decision to introduce an aggregates tax and called on the...
D.S. Prigmore Demolition have purchased a NPK crusher bucket - galanizer model 200G.
ENNSTONE plc, who earlier this year acquired a 7.2% stake in Breedon plc for £2.66 million, are to purchase all remaining shares in the Midlands-based quarrying and housebuilding company for a...
Atlas Copco have introduced the upgraded Teroc S5i bit-grinding machine.
REPRESENTATIVES from around half of the British Aggregates Association's member companies gathered in Penrith last month for the association's first ever annual general meeting.
Chrono-Tronic SpeedAC 8 is a new-generation weighing controller from Chronos Richardson which utilizes 32-bit technology and can be used in combination with many different weighers.
LAFARGE's attempt to acquire Blue Circle Industries ended in failure last month after the majority of BCI shareholders rejected the French firm's cash offer of 450p a share.
Svedala have introduced a 1ft x 1ft rubber screening panel.
BDS Marketing & Research have published a comprehensive directory of concrete products manufacturers in the UK.
CATERPILLAR have acquired 100% of the capital stock of Italian-based Bitelli SpA, manufacturers of asphalt pavers, cold planers, compactors and other equipment for road construction and...
Health and safety training specialists Instant Training have developed a unique EPIC-approved training programme for Tarmac Quarry Products, the first in Europe to cover all elements of working at...