Saturday 20th Jan, 2018
Photo: FMG

Overland conveyor trial highlights FMG’s productivity drive

Fortescue Metals Group has announced three major productivity and efficiency initiatives for its Pilbara iron ore operations, including an innovative…
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Bonfiglioli NZ country manager Neil Pollington with a large drive in the newly upgraded facilities. Photo: Bonfiglioli

Bonfiglioli expands NZ warehouse

Gears, motors and drives specialist Bonfiglioli says that its expanded New Zealand warehouse optimises stock availability and accessibility. Bonfiglioli is…
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May-June cover.

Your May-June digital magazine has arrived

The Australian Bulk Handling Review is proud to announce the second digital edition of the ABHR magazine, with the May-June…
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Scott Wooldridge. Photo: Rockwell

Industrial internet expert takes the reins at Rockwell

Scott Wooldridge, formerly of Citect, Schneider Electric and Energy Action, has been appointed managing director for Australia and New Zealand…
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4B’s Watchdog Super Elite (WDC4).

Update to bucket elevator/conveyor monitoring system

Electronic component manufacturer 4B Australia has released the fourth generation of its Watchdog control unit for monitoring bucket elevators and…
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Polyhalite is a naturally occurring evaporate mineral comprising potassium, calcium, sulphur and magnesium. Photo: Sirius Minerals

Rinehart’s fertiliser play looking solid

Shares in a London-listed miner 5% owned by Australian magnate Gina Rinehart have risen 27% in 2017, as the company…
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Peter Bulloch of BHP Billiton (left) accepting his Australian Society for Bulk Solids Handling Award in November 2016 from then ASBSH chair Peter Wypych. Photo: Greg Dickins

ASBSH personal awards open for nominations

The two prestigious awards presented annually by the Australian Society For Bulk Solids Handling (ASBSH), for outstanding contributions to the…
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The newly installed 1.6km Guatemalan RopeCon. Photo: Doppelmayr

RopeCon starts conveying limestone over Guatemalan forest

Austrian company Doppelmayr has successfully started-up one of its RopeCon conveyors – a hybrid system employing elements of belt conveyors…
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