Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries
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...
By using Cleveland Cascade chutes, Lafarge Corporation in Grand Chain, Illinois, are successfully loading finished cement into barges within EPA guidelines.
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...
D.S. Prigmore Demolition have purchased a NPK crusher bucket - galanizer model 200G.
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.
Atlas Copco have introduced the upgraded Teroc S5i bit-grinding machine.
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.
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.
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...
Svedala have introduced a 1ft x 1ft rubber screening panel.
The Falk Corp. have introduced a new full-colour coupling selection guide, available in inch or metric measurements.
ACCORDING to a recent report entitled 'Estimated outputs and market shares of concrete block companies in Great Britain (1999)', published by BDS Marketing & Research, Hanson are believed to...
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...