Tuesday 22nd Aug, 2017
Too little water and haul roads get dusty. Too much and roads can become unsafe while resources are squandered on expensive water. Photo: ADE

Company alliance targets haul road optimisation

Four companies ‑ spanning dust suppression, engineering and safety – are joining forces to offer products and services aimed at…
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Telescopic Raking Machine in action at a trial at FMG's Christmas Creek operation in August 2014.

Conveyor spillage contractor launches telescopic raking machine

Oreclean, a company that specialises in cleaning spillage from under conveyors, has launched an innovative device called the Telescopic Raking…
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Before the coal is loaded onto the receiving belt, it is split for this dual spoon configuration to maximize controlled flow as it is loaded on the receiving belt.

Transfer points: Where productivity is really on the line

Material transfer points can make or break sites’ productivity. With low commodity prices crunching profits, the need for well performing…
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Fletcher's installed hopper and pneumatic conveying vessels.

Powder handling system rejuvenated at Fletcher International

A powder handling system that ran for 11 years from 1997, handling limestone and soda ash, has been refurbished and…
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QRN - Moura

QRC blasts community dust study

The Queensland Resources Council has attacked a dust study by community action group Clean Air Queensland. Clean Air Queensland (CAQ)…
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519e 026 - Copy for net resizing

Selecting the right dust collector

AAF Australia has recently supplied dust collectors to two sites, one belonging to a chemical company, the other an exotic…
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Operator emptying dry ingredients into the inlet hopper of a Spiroflow Aeroflow aero mechanical conveyor.

Spiroflow acquires Food Control Solutions

In April, US powder handling specialist Spiroflow Holdings bought Food Control Solutions, a systems integration and automation company in the…
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