Tuesday 22nd Aug, 2017
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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Milk powder. Photo: Creative Commons / ProjectManhattan

Bellamy’s to raise $60m for ‘stabilisation’, canning plant buy

Struggling infant formula manufacturer Bellamy’s has announced a multi-million-dollar share issue “stabilisation plan,” which includes acquiring a canning facility in…
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Photo: Metso

Metso launches innovative cone crusher

After a March 2017 unveiling at a Las Vegas construction industry trade show, Metso has just locally launched the MX4,…
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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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Seaco’s 20ft high cube bulkers and lifting equipment. Photo: Seaco

Seaco eying opportunities in Australia in mining, powder sectors

Container leasing giant Seaco, owned by the acquisitive Chinese conglomerate HNA, is eying container opportunities in Australia’s mining and powder…
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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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Flexicon's new screw conveyor and trough hopper. Photo: Flexicon

Flexible screw conveyor supports multiple materials, inputs

Flexicon says its new flexible screw conveyor with trough hopper is designed to receive material from multiple outlets of feeders,…
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