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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Mr Ferdinand Leopolder of drymix.info.

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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