Quarrying News

Con Mech Engineers have expanded the range of blademaster Wear Parts Replacement Kits to include Bell Wheel Loaders.

Con Mech Engineers have expanded the range of blademaster Wear Parts Replacement Kits to include Bell Wheel Loaders.

Each kit includes all the edges, blades, end plates and nuts & bolts needed to refurbish many of the most popular buckets in the UK market. The range was launched earlier this year for CAT,...

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Weakening mineral planning system could threaten future supplies for construction

Weakening mineral planning system could threaten future supplies for construction

Nigel Jackson, Chief Executive of the Mineral Products Association (MPA) has written to the Communities and Local Government Secretary, Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, asserting the need to continue cutting...

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Superior Industries Adds Dan Bradford to Washing Team as Process Engineer

Superior Industries Adds Dan Bradford to Washing Team as Process Engineer

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, welcomes Dan Bradford to its growing team of bulk handling and processing...

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Another Volvo loader for Skene Group

Another Volvo loader for Skene Group

Skene Group Construction Services Ltd of Glenrothes, Fife, has added a second Volvo L220H loading shovel to work at its Soutra Mains Quarry facility which joins the very first L220H sold in Great...

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The first jumbo train carrying building materials leaves Cardiff

The first jumbo train carrying building materials leaves Cardiff

History has been made with the first jumbo train of 34 wagons and 660 metres long departing from Associated British Ports rail terminal in Cardiff and travelling to Acton in London. The load...

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Multi Million Pound Investment in Newark by International Company Wirtgen Group

Multi Million Pound Investment in Newark by International Company Wirtgen Group

Major boost to the local economy as international company Wirtgen Group invests £9.2m in creating a new UK head office incorporating sales, service, workshop and storage facilities at Newark. The...

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CASE introduces new CX750D excavator for best in class productivity and maximum uptime

CASE introduces new CX750D excavator for best in class productivity and maximum uptime

Bigger, stronger and faster - CASE streamlines heavy excavation line with all-new Stage IV/ Tier 4 Final model that replaces CX700B and CX800B. CASE Construction Equipment launched its new CX750D,...

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Senior appointments to boost cement customer drive

Senior appointments to boost cement customer drive

Hanson Cement has made two senior appointments within its bulk division as part of the company’s drive to improve customer service. Phil Matthew has joined as field sales manager and John...

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Constant speed, in more ways than one…

Constant speed, in more ways than one…

Averaging more than 60 miles per hour through dense forest dirt tracks is no mean feat but for part-time rally driver and full-time businessman Nick Elliott, it’s all in a day’s work. Nick...

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General Equipment & Supplies, Inc. Expands Superior Partnership to Include Crushing & Screening

General Equipment & Supplies, Inc. Expands Superior Partnership to Include Crushing & Screening

Superior Industries, Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, announces an expanded partnership with its long-time dealer, General...

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Appointment of Breedon Southern Chief Executive

Appointment of Breedon Southern Chief Executive

Following the Company’s announcement in July that it had started the process of identifying a new Chief Executive for its Southern division, Breedon is pleased to announce the appointment...

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Continental shows the complete portfolio for the construction and aggregate industry for the first time at a German trade fair

Continental shows the complete portfolio for the construction and aggregate industry for the first time at a German trade fair

Premiere: DumperMaster in size 26.5R25 available now Presentation of tire range, rubber tracks and conveyor belts Continental presented its complete range for the construction industry...

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Terex® MPS names Gareth Orritt as new Canica Business Development Manager for the Americas

Terex® MPS names Gareth Orritt as new Canica Business Development Manager for the Americas

Terex® MPS provides a complete range of crushing and screening equipment to customers around the world operating in four key industries; Mining, Aggregates, Demolition and recycling, Industrial...

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Blue Central take on New Powerscreen & EvoQuip Territory

Blue Central take on New Powerscreen & EvoQuip Territory

With over 50 years powering the industry, Powerscreen has developed and maintained an aggressive position in the mobile crushing and screening industry. One of Powerscreen’s key strengths...

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Martin Riley becomes new MPA Chairman

Martin Riley becomes new MPA Chairman

Martin Riley, Senior Vice President, Tarmac, has been appointed MPA Chairman for the next two years, succeeding Simon Vivian of the Breedon Group. Nigel Jackson, Chief Executive MPA, paid tribute...

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