Friday 22nd Jun, 2018
The Sedgman-built West Senakin CHPP in Indonesia. Photo: Sedgman

CIMIC launches $153.1m hostile takeover for Sedgman

CIMIC Group has made an unconditional final offer to acquire 100% of smaller engineering firm Sedgman, in a bid which…
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The Aurizon locomotive derailed in north west Queensland. Photo: Queensland Rail

Services re-open on Mt Isa line following sulfuric acid derailment

Freight and passenger services have resumed on the Mount Isa rail line in north-west Queensland, after a train carrying 817,000…
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Sydney meeting shines light on drymix potential

With Australia’s drymix mortar community set to assemble in Sydney on February 18th, ABHR spoke to Mr Ferdinand Leopolder, the…
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Wind farm

Renewable transition could cause SA power price spike

South Australian premier Jay Weatherill says ‘transitional issues’ are to blame for a doubling of power prices in the state….
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Fluor's Sibur Polymer & Polypropylene Production Complex. Photo: Fluor

Fluor buys Stork

Engineering company Fluor has acquired Netherland’s-based manufacturing and service provider Stork B.V. for €695 million (A$1.05 billion). The New York-listed…
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A nickel ore ship at Townsville, where (inset) Clive Palmer's Yabulu refinery processes it. Photo: Chris Mackey / Southern Cross Maritime. (Inset: Creative Commons / Benjamin J Macdonald)

Queensland’s response to Palmer’s “late” handout plea

State treasurer Curtis Pitt says the state will need access to the books of Clive Palmer’s Queensland Nickel business before…
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Several Australian industries, including mining, could benefit from big data analysis. Photo: BHP Billiton

GE boss: Australia should harness data analytics

The Australian boss of US conglomerate GE has said local companies can do more to harness software and high level…
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Gary James

Gary James seeks patents for belt conveyor

One of Australia’s most experienced conveyor engineers has applied for patents for an innovative belt conveyor and formed a new…
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