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August 18, 2017

The Object: Connected Tool for reducing Vibrations

Vibration is a common cause of interruptions in manufacturing. With the long, slender tools used in internal turning, this challenge is amplified. The connected tool Silent Tools + has been developed ...

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August 18, 2017

New Vibratory Product Manager at Superior Industries

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has named Mark Crooks as its vibratory product manager. Crooks’ responsibiliti...

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August 17, 2017

BHP approves Investment to extend Life of Spence Copper Mine in Chile

BHP today announced approval of capital expenditure of US$2.46 billion for the Spence Growth Option (SGO) at the Spence open-cut copper mine in northern Chile, which will extend the mine life by more ...

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August 16, 2017

Strabag to build Thiba Dam in Kenya

Contract value of € 72 million Dam to secure water supply

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August 16, 2017

K+S records higher Revenues and Earnings in the second Quarter 2017

Revenues: +1.4% to € 742 million; EBIT I almost doubled to € 29 million (Q2/2016: € 15 million) Significant earnings increase in the Potash and Magnesium Products business unit Efficient wastewa...

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Mining Machinery Manufacturers from Germany back on the Road to Success

August 15, 2017

Mining Machinery Manufacturers from Germany back on the Road to Success

  Mining machinery manufacturers from Germany are back on track, with incoming orders increasing by 45 percent in the first half of the year. Closer cooperation with Australia is set to bring further...

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August 15, 2017

Changes to the Executive Board of Putzmeister Holding

The Supervisory Board of Putzmeister, the world's leading manufacturer of concrete pumps, mortar machines, mining equipment and thick matter pumps, hereby announces the termination of the contract wit...

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August 14, 2017

Costain extends Employee Health and well-being Support to Supply Chain

Costain has announced it will extend its Employee Assistance Programme to its supply chain. The business is among the first in the construction sector to offer the benefits of its Employee Assistance ...

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August 14, 2017

SNC-Lavalin-Dragados-Pennecon General Partnership to work with Husky Energy on Canadian Offshore Project

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC), Dragados Canada and Pennecon Ltd are pleased to announce that their General Partnership (GP) has been awarded a construction contract from Husky Energy as part of the company’s...

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August 11, 2017

Bauer AG has a significant Revenue Increase in the first Half of 2017

Total Group revenues increased by 21.1% to EUR 916.4 million; sales revenues grew by 27.8% to EUR 830.2 million EBIT increased by 39.7% to EUR 25.7 million (previous year: EUR 18.4 million); earn...

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August 11, 2017

Blyth Offshore Demontrator Wind Farm Project in UK: First Gravity Base Foundation lowered onto Sea Bed

The first gravity-based foundation (GBF) has been successfully installed onto the sea bed as the latest step in the development of the Blyth Offshore Demonstrator wind farm – the first time this speci...

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August 10, 2017

Appointment of new CEO for DSI Construction

The Board of the DSI Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Matti Kuivalainen as CEO of DSI Construction effective September 1st 2017.

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Elizabeth Line Progress above Ground

August 10, 2017

Elizabeth Line Progress above Ground

  New images released by Crossrail highlight construction progress above ground for the Elizabeth line.

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August 10, 2017

Orica Executive Changes - Positioning for long term Growth and Success

CEO Alberto Calderon announced changes that will continue enhancing the company’s leadership and organisational design to better align to Orica’s long term growth strategy.

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August 09, 2017

Exposibram 2017 in Brazil: Beumer presents Conveying and Loading Technology

At the international mining exhibition Exposibram 2017, which takes place from 18 to 21 September in Belo Horizonte, Brasil, Beumer Group will present their system solutions in conveying and loading t...

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August 09, 2017

New Vice President joins Mott MacDonald's Advisory Practice

Grant Holland has joined the Advisory Practice of Mott MacDonald as a Vice President based in the company’s office in Austin, TX.

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August 09, 2017

Mott MacDonald's Executive Vice President elected to Executive Council of International Tunnelling Association

Randy Essex, Mott MacDonald's Executive Vice President and Director of Professional Excellence, has been elected to the Executive Council of the International Tunnelling Association for a three-year t...

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August 09, 2017

New Vice President for Geotechnical Solutions joins Mott MacDonald’s Environment Practice

Walter Burke has joined the Environment Practice of Mott MacDonald as a Vice President for Geotechnical Services. He is based at Mott MacDonald’s headquarters in Iselin, NJ.

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August 09, 2017

Balfour Beatty’s M3 Project becomes UK’s latest smart Motorway

Balfour Beatty’s M3 project in Surrey and Hampshire has become the latest road in the UK to be upgraded to a smart motorway.

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August 09, 2017

Túnel Emisor Poniente (TEP) II: ITA Project of the Year Nominee

The Robbins Company announces that the recently completed Túnel Emisor Poniente (TEP) II has been nominated as an ITA Tunneling Awards finalist for Project of the Year.

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Final double Breakthrough at the Emscher Sewer in Germany

August 09, 2017

Final double Breakthrough at the Emscher Sewer in Germany

  With the breakthrough of the last two tunnel boring machines into the target pit in Oberhausen-Biefang on June 12, 2017 the tunnel and pipe jacking work for the Emscher sewer has been completed. Ov...

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August 08, 2017

Western Australian Premier marks Start of Salini Impregilo Tunneling Work on Perth Rail Project

The Premier of Western Australian, Mark McGowan, officially launched the start of the tunneling work by Salini Impregilo on the AU$1.86 billion Forrestfield-Airport Link project to alleviate traffic c...

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Robbins Double Shield takes on Nepal’s first TBM Project for Bheri Babai

August 08, 2017

Robbins Double Shield takes on Nepal’s first TBM Project for Bheri Babai

  Irrigation and hydroelectric Project to ease Food Crisis in Mid-Western Region of Nepal

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Rema Tip Top provides Maintenance and Service for the Rhenish Lignite Mining Area

August 07, 2017

Rema Tip Top provides Maintenance and Service for the Rhenish Lignite Mining Area

  Rema Tip Top provides services and products for three RWE Power open-pit mining sites in the Rhenish lignite mining areaRWE Power now exclusively relies on Rema Tip Top for the repair and maintenan...

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August 05, 2017

Porr takes over the Salzburg Hinteregger Group

The agreements to transfer all of the shares in the Hinteregger Group to Porr were signed. This transaction will allow Porr to expand its market position in underground construction and civil engineer...

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August 04, 2017

Cimic's CPB Contractors wins Queensland Roads Project

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has been selected by the Department of Transport and Main Roads to deliver Stage 1 of the $497.3 million Mackay Ring Road project in Queensland.

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August 04, 2017

2017 International Bridge, Tunnel & Turnpike Association Foundation Scholarships announced

Virginia and North Dakota University Students Awarded $5000 Each to Pursue Transportation Related Degrees

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August 04, 2017

Trimble announces factory-fit Machine Control Solution for Sumitomo Excavators

Trimble chosen by Sumitomo as its preferred Technology Provider for Machine Control

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August 04, 2017

Trimble and Komatsu collaborate to improve Interoperability for mixed Fleet Earthworks Customers

Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) and Komatsu Ltd. announced that they are collaborating to improve their customers' ability to exchange 3D construction site data between Komatsu and Trimble construction software...

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August 03, 2017

Former Executive Director and CEO of Metropolitan Transportation Authority joins Hatch in New York

Hatch welcomes Elliot "Lee" Sander as Managing Director, Transportation and a Director of Hatch USA. Sander is the former executive director and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) ...

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August 03, 2017

Moving Ahead - Crossrail's quarterly Update in August 2017

The Crossrail project team continues to work around the clock to deliver the Elizabeth line – the new railway for London and the South East.

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August 02, 2017

Fugro’s integrated Capabilities clinch further Work for Sirius at the World’s largest high Grade Polyhalite Deposit

Fugro continues its provision of site characterisation services at Sirius Minerals’ North Yorkshire polyhalite project with the award of two major new contracts integrating geotechnical and geophysica...

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August 02, 2017

Skanska designs and prepares Construction for High Speed Two in UK

Skanska has, in a joint venture with Costain and Strabag, signed an early contractor involvement (ECI) contract with High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd. The total ECI contract is worth GBP 79M. Skanska will inc...

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Ten Years of Bauer duty-cycle Cranes: Bauer Maschinen GmbH presents the new MC Series middle Platform

August 01, 2017

Ten Years of Bauer duty-cycle Cranes: Bauer Maschinen GmbH presents the new MC Series middle Platform

  MC duty-cycle cranes from Bauer are truly universal machines for specialist foundation engineering. Thanks to their massive steel structure and robust booms, they are the perfect foundation for a w...

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July 31, 2017

Compensation Arrangements in Australia surrounding Coal Workers’ Pneumoconiosis

Statement by QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane on the review of the Workers’ Compensation SchemeThe Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has thanked the Minister for Employment and Industrial Relations...

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July 28, 2017

MMG: Strong Copper Output continues in June Quarter

MMG Limited announced its second quarter 2017 production result, producing 142,876 tonnes of copper in the three months to June, driven by strong output at the Las Bambas and Kinsevere operations.

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July 28, 2017

Skanska renovates Road Tunnels in Norway

Skanska has signed a contract with the Norwegian Public Roads Administration for the renovation of two tunnels on the E6 in Akershus, Norway. The contract is worth NOK 385M, about SEK 400M, which will...

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July 28, 2017

Sotkamo Silver completes Technical Report of Silver Mine and Feasibility Study

Sotkamo Silver has completed the latest Technical Report of the Silver Mine project including updated feasibility study. Based on the economic analysis in this feasibility study, the Silver Mine proje...

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July 27, 2017

SNC-Lavalin awarded Contract on Sasol’s Fine Ash Dam 6 Project in South Africa

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announces a contract award on the Fine Ash Dam 6 Project in Secunda for Sasol Group Technology in South Africa.

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July 27, 2017

Salini Impregilo completes Work on Austria Section of Brenner Base Tunnel Project

Salini Impregilo and its joint-venture partner Strabag completed the final segment of a tunnel on the Tulfes-Pfons Lot of the Brenner Base Tunnel (BBT), which at 64 kilometres will be the longest unde...

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Herrenknecht Tunnel Borers continue Success Story in L.A.

July 27, 2017

Herrenknecht Tunnel Borers continue Success Story in L.A.

  Los Angeles is a vibrant center of international film art and innovation – not just on the surface. The area below ground is the scene of state-of-the-art engineering achievements. German high-tech...

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Fugro achieves CFA Pile Test Record at high Rise Development

July 26, 2017

Fugro achieves CFA Pile Test Record at high Rise Development

Fugro has raised the bar in CFA (continuous flight auger) pile testing during groundworks for a new high rise development in London, UK.

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July 26, 2017

Relocation in Malmberget in Sweden to continue Mining

One of Sweden's biggest urban relocation projects is now under way. Today the first building in the second phase will be loaded for transport by trailer along a seven-kilometre route. The building wei...

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Thyssenkrupp to deliver Conveyor System for new underground Copper Mine in Mongolia

July 25, 2017

Thyssenkrupp to deliver Conveyor System for new underground Copper Mine in Mongolia

  One of the richest underground copper deposits in the world will soon be accessed with the help of high-capacity gearless driven conveyors from thyssenkrupp. As one of the leading global providers ...

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July 25, 2017

DMT explores Subsoil in the Dead Sea

The world's 8th largest potash producer, the Jordanian firm Arab Potash Company Ltd., is engaging the services of the German engineering and exploration company DMT for a ground survey at the Dead Sea...

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Record Number of Birds visiting new Haven on Wallasea Island

July 24, 2017

Record Number of Birds visiting new Haven on Wallasea Island

  Two years on from the completion of Jubilee Marsh on Wallasea Island, the RSPB is celebrating record numbers of birds using the Essex nature reserve.

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July 24, 2017

Glencore to support Paranapanema Restructuring

Glencore plc (''Glencore'') announces that it has entered into an agreement with Paranapanema (''PMA'') to support its capital and debt restructuring through an investment of R$66,000,000 (Brazilian R...

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July 24, 2017

New CEO of Höganäs AB appointed

Fredrik Emilson, 48 years old, has been appointed new President and CEO of Höganäs AB. Fredrik has been responsible for the company’s business in Asia since 2012 and prior to that held the same positi...

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July 21, 2017

Cimic's CPB Contractors preferred for Metro Tunnel Rail Systems in Australia

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has been selected by the Victorian Government as the preferred proponent, with Bombardier Transportation, to deliver the Metro Tunnel Project Rail Systems Allianc...

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July 21, 2017

Lane wins State Road Contract in Florida

Salini Impregilo’s U.S. subsidiary The Lane Construction Corporation has won a $76 million contract to widen a section of State Road 408 (SR 408) in Orange County, Florida.

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July 19, 2017

BHP invests in Olympic Dam smelter Operations in Australia

BHP’s Olympic Dam smelter operations will be enhanced through a total of A$350 million investment in the operations, which produce copper products for global markets.

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July 18, 2017

Sika invests in Membrane Production in Russia

Sika is expanding its product portfolio in Russia with the commissioning of a new production line for PVC membranes at its factory in Lobnya, near Moscow. It will now also manufacture high-performance...

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Herrenknecht TBM constructs large Road Tunnel in Switzerland

July 17, 2017

Herrenknecht TBM constructs large Road Tunnel in Switzerland

  The shell of the Belchen rehabilitation tunnel has been completed. Tunnelling ended successfully in Eptingen in the Swiss canton of Basel-Country on June 21, 2017, three months ahead of schedule. ...

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July 17, 2017

Samarco Update

Financial Support BHP has approved a total of US$250 million (BHP Billiton Brasil Ltda (BHP Billiton Brasil) share) in financial support for the Renova Foundation and Samarco Mineração S.A. (Samarco)...

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July 14, 2017

Lane Construction wins Unionport Bridge Project in New York

The Lane Construction Corporation, a U.S. subsidiary of Salini Impregilo, in a joint-venture partnership with Schiavone Construction Co., LLC, has won a contract for the Bruckner Expressway over Westc...

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July 14, 2017

Industry Leader and Hatch Employee appointed to the Order of Canada

Bert Wasmund, a Hatch employee for 51 years this fall, has been named to the Members of the Order of Canada. He joins our founder, Dr. Gerry Hatch, who, in 1997, was also bestowed this highest nationa...

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July 13, 2017

BHP's Plan to grow Value

Value and returns at the centre of everything BHP does

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July 12, 2017

Wacker Neuson SE appoints new CEO

Today, the Supervisory Board of Wacker Neuson SE has named the successor to Mr. Cem Peksaglam (CEO), whose contract expires in August 2017. Mr. Martin Lehner, CTO and current Deputy CEO, has been appo...

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July 12, 2017

SNC-Lavalin completes transformative Acquisition of WS Atkins

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX: SNC) (“SNC-Lavalin” or the “Corporation”) announces that it has completed its acquisition of WS Atkins plc (“Atkins”), one of the world’s most respected consultancies in d...

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July 12, 2017

Salini Impregilo and Lane win Tunnel Contract in Washington, D.C.

Salini Impregilo and The Lane Construction Corporation have won a $580-million contract to build the Northeast Boundary Tunnel (NEBT) project in Washington, D.C.

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July 12, 2017

Rio Tinto delivers for the North

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has applauded the significant achievements by Rio Tinto’s Amrun project near Weipa with diversity in its workforce and investment in supporting local suppliers. ...

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July 11, 2017

Cimic's Thiess awarded Solomon Extension in Western Australia

Cimic Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a contract extension at Fortescue Metals Group’s Solomon Hub in the Hamersley Ranges, Western Australia.

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Renovation of the Battersea Power Station: Bauer executes specialist Foundation Engineering Works

July 10, 2017

Renovation of the Battersea Power Station: Bauer executes specialist Foundation Engineering Works

  The Battersea Power Station, located on the south bank of the River Thames in Nine Elms, London, was constructed in the 1930s. With its four-chimney layout, the former power station is one of the m...

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Mexico City’s record-breaking Crossover TBM makes final Breakthrough

July 09, 2017

Mexico City’s record-breaking Crossover TBM makes final Breakthrough

  Custom Robbins Machine finishes on a high Note under low Cover

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July 05, 2017

Statement by QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane on Kevin’s Corner decision

Yesterday the Land Court of Queensland recommended Minister Lynham grant the Mining Lease and the Environmental Authority be issued for the Kevin’s Corner coal mine in the Galilee Basin, subject to th...

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July 05, 2017

BMD Textiles, subsidiary of Maccaferri do Brasil, wins Brazilian National Innovation Award 2016/17

The manufacturer of specialist geosynthetic products received the award in the “Innovation Management” category.

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July 05, 2017

QRC: Goods and Services Tax (GST) should reward resourceful States

It is time to penalise states that do not develop resources because of pressure from foreign-funded green activists, the Queensland Resources Council (QRC) Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane told the Quee...

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June 28, 2017

Eldorado Gold - Update on Kisladag Operations

Eldorado Gold today provides an update on its 100% owned Kisladag gold mine in Turkey. Kisladag is a low-grade, bulk-tonnage, open pit operation that uses heap leach for gold recovery. Kisladag has be...

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June 28, 2017

SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall form Joint Venture Company for fossil-free Steel

SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall announced today that they have formed a joint venture company to continue to drive the HYBRIT initiative. The three companies will each own one third of the company, which wi...

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June 23, 2017

First animated Film about the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel Factory released

The world's longest road and rail tunnel will require a factory that, in terms of its size, is set to be a record-breaker. The Fehmarnbelt immersed tunnel between Rødbyhavn in Denmark and Puttgarden i...

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Growth Strategy: Continental commercial Specialty Tires strengthens its customer-oriented Approach with new Field Engineers

June 23, 2017

Growth Strategy: Continental commercial Specialty Tires strengthens its customer-oriented Approach with new Field Engineers

New positions foster the strong customer focus of Continental Matthias Engelhardt and Harm-Hendrik Lange will support the earthmoving and agriculture business

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June 22, 2017

Glencore to support Nyrstar at Port Pirie

Glencore announces that it has been engaged by Nyrstar to provide, through the Kazzinc operation in Kazakhstan, training and ramp-up support services in connection with Nyrstar's Transformation Projec...

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June 22, 2017

Hexagon Mining introduces statistical Tools for Mine Planning

Sigma combines solutions for evaluation of drillhole, blasthole, and model data

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June 21, 2017

Sotkamo Silver appoints new Director of the Silver Mine in Finland

Arto Suokas will join Sotkamo Silver in mid-July 2017

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June 21, 2017

MTA's Subways Launch Six-Point Plan to improve Service

Think subway service can be better? We do too.

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June 19, 2017

Fugro returns to Borssele Offshore Wind Farm Zone to conduct UXO Survey

Fugro has been awarded a joint contract with Boskalis for survey and identification of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the Borssele Wind Farm Zone.

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June 19, 2017

Salini Impregilo and Lane Construction at ground-breaking Ceremony for US Indiana Tunnel Contract

Salini Impregilo and The Lane Construction Corporation attended on Thursday a ground-breaking ceremony in Fort Wayne in the U.S. state of Indiana to mark to the start of work on the $188-million Three...

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June 19, 2017

Queensland's Resource Records reset with Exports up $8 Billion

The latest figures from the resource industry shows records tumble with an $8 billion increase in exports, however it’s not all good news as the Queensland Resources Council’s (QRC) quarterly sentimen...

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June 16, 2017

New BHP Chairman effective 1 September 2017

The BHP Board has elected Ken MacKenzie to succeed Jac Nasser as Chairman.

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New Spokesperson for Continental Commercial Specialty Tires

June 16, 2017

New Spokesperson for Continental Commercial Specialty Tires

  Anika Hannig takes over responsibilities for media relations

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June 15, 2017

Parsons’ I-80 Smart Corridor Project named Operational Efficiency Project of the Year

Parsons recently accepted the Operational Efficiency Project of the Year award from the California Transportation Foundation (CTF) for the I‑80 SMART Corridor Project that uses Parsons’ Intelligent Tr...

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June 15, 2017

First Rogun Dam Milestone in Tajikistan

With the completion of a cofferdam, Salini Impregilo has reached its first milestone in the construction of the Rogun hydroelectric dam in Tajikistan, an ambitious $3.9-billion project that will doubl...

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Bauer Foundations Australia constructs Foundation for Resort Hotel in Sydney Harbor

June 14, 2017

Bauer Foundations Australia constructs Foundation for Resort Hotel in Sydney Harbor

  Yet another distinctive building will soon adorn the skyline of the largest city in Australia: The new Crown Sydney Hotel Resort, the first six-star hotel in Sydney, is currently being built in the...

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June 13, 2017

Resources – funding the Budget’s ‘Jobs bonanza’!

Statement from the Queensland Resources Council Today’s budget papers illustrate the vital importance of resources, especially coal, to keep the state in the black. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk anno...

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