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26.02.2022 (366 Clicks)

Ethiopian Prime Minister starts first Turbine of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, Webuild’s mega Hydropower Project for Production of renewable Energy

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali started up the first turbine of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the large dam in roller compacted concrete (RCC) being built by Webuild on the Blue Nile in the western region of Benishangul-Gumuz in Ethiopia.

 

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26.02.2022 (254 Clicks)

Cimic's UGL awarded Contract Extension with Esso in Australia

Cimic Group’s UGL has been awarded a contract extension with Esso, that will generate revenue to UGL of approximately $110 million over a two-year period.

 

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25.02.2022 (261 Clicks)

QRC welcomes Plan set to help deliver skilled Workforce

A new national report has flagged important next steps to help tackle the skills shortages that affect the resources sector and other key industries, the Queensland Resources Council (QRC) said.

 

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24.02.2022 (282 Clicks)

Hatch appointed new Regional Director, Infrastructure, USA


Winston Simmonds has been named Hatch’s Regional Director, Infrastructure, USA. Winston is replacing Dominic DiBrito, who has been named Managing Director of the firm’s Transit business unit.

Winston will lead Hatch’s extensive USA Infrastructure group, delivering the deep expertise for clients in transit, water, urban solutions, and transportation, including rail, ports and terminals, highways and bridges, and aviation.

“Winston possesses a keen understanding of the sector’s challenges and opportunities, and has a proven track record of working collaboratively and successfully with our clients and partners for delivering safe, innovative and sustainable project outcomes,” said Michael Schatz, Global Managing Director, Infrastructure at Hatch. “We are confident that Winston is the right person to lead our USA team.”

Previously the Vice President of the DC Metropolitan area for Hatch, Winston has more than 30 years of progressive project, engineering, and construction management experience in the transportation and public transit industry. He is a proven leader who has successfully delivered large, complex projects. Most recently, Winston was Project Manager for WMATA’s 7000 Series Railcar Program, which includes the procurement of 748-railcars. Prior to that, he held positions in the public sector with Toronto Transit Commission, Sound Transit, and the Port Authority of Allegheny County. Winston has served on the Board of Directors for the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh since 2008 and is currently serving as the Board Secretary.

“I welcome the opportunity to serve the company in this exciting role,” said Winston. “The level of new investments made possible by the passage of the US Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act will require our clients to identify and execute projects at an unprecedented pace. Hatch is well equipped to accept this challenge given our breadth of diverse expertise, commitment to nurturing long-term relationships, and providing exceptional service to our clients.”

Winston earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Ryerson University. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Engineers Society of Western Pennsylvania.

Source: Hatch



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24.02.2022 (286 Clicks)

Hochtief approves Submission of the unconditional and final off-market Takeover Offer to the outstanding Shareholders of Cimic by Hochtief Australia

Hochtief Aktiengesellschaft, through its wholly owned Australian subsidiary Hochtief Australia Holdings Limited, holds a stake of approx. 78.58 % in Australian company Cimic Group Limited. Hochtief has approved the submission by Hochtief Australia of an unconditional and final off-market takeover offer to acquire each Cimic share held by the free float shareholders of Cimic other than Hochtief Australia for AU$ 22 cash per Cimic share.

 

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24.02.2022 (274 Clicks)

Continental radar-based Monitoring System makes Conveyor Belt Systems more efficient and reliable

  • Predictive maintenance and condition monitoring in focus: Conti Load Sense rounds off monitoring program for conveyor belt systems
  • Application example gravel extraction: more efficient processes and safer transports thanks to new radar system
  • 2D radar technology requires less maintenance and is more resistant to external influences than other systems
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    22.02.2022 (261 Clicks)

    Anglo American restarts Grosvenor metallurgical Coal Operation

    Anglo American plc announces the safe restart of its Grosvenor metallurgical coal mining operation in Queensland, Australia.

     

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    22.02.2022 (753 Clicks)

    Fugro achieves Carbon Trust’s highest Rating for its Seawatch Offshore wind Floating LiDAR Buoy

    Fugro’s Seawatch Wind Lidar Buoy has achieved the highest commercial maturity rating, Stage 3, in accordance with the Carbon Trust Roadmap for the Commercial Acceptance of floating LiDAR technology. Fugro’s floating lidar system is the first in the world to gain this Stage 3 rating, which certifies the Seawatch Wind Lidar Buoy as a primary source of wind resource data to support financial investment decisions for offshore wind farms.

     

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    18.02.2022 (267 Clicks)

    Permit for Groundworks at Engebø approved by Sunnfjord Municipality

    Sunnfjord Municipality has approved the building permit for all infrastructure groundworks for the Engebø Rutile and Garnet Project.

     

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    18.02.2022 (371 Clicks)

    Rwanda to host the World Circular Economy Forum 2022

    For the first time ever, this year’s World Circular Economy Forum will take place in Africa. WCEF2022 will be hosted jointly by the Republic of Rwanda, the African Circular Economy Alliance (ACEA) and The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, with international partners. The main event will be hosted by Rwanda, one of ACEA’s founding members. The announcement was made on the sidelines of the Europe-Africa Business Forum.

     

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    06.04.2023 

    The Circular Economy – more than just RecyclingThe Circular Economy – more than just Recycling

    The transition to a circular economy is unavoidable if we are to protect our climate and our environment. The conventional mining industry must become more environment friendly. Waste volumes need t...  

    #Mining #processing

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    Driving the Stuttgart Airport Tunnel – efficient Use of Resources using Tunnel Anchors made of high-strength SteelDriving the Stuttgart Airport Tunnel – efficient Use of Resources using Tunnel Anchors made of high-strength Steel

    For the Stuttgart Airport Tunnel of Deutsche Bahn AG, anchors made of high-strength steel were used instead of conventional anchors of rebar steel. This contributed to efficient use of resources, to...  

    #Stahlwerk Annahütte #Tunnelling #anchor #anchoring equipment, roof bolting #anchoring work

    20.10.2022 

    bauma 2022: five Key Themes for a better Futurebauma 2022: five Key Themes for a better Future

    This year’s bauma trade fair will see five key topics for a better future presented on five theme days – each seeking to address the urgent problems of our time and to help find the solutions that are needed....  

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    17. October 2022 (1192 Clicks)

    The consortium BTC Brennero Tunnel Construction and the Hosch Group jointly delivered on a world-class tunnelling project by combining excellent engineering with the innovative remote monitoring system Hoschiris Discover.  

    #Brennero Tunnel Construction (BTC) #HOSCH-Foerdertechnik Recklinghausen GmbH #Tunnelling #Traffic tunnels #Conveyor technology #Digitalisation

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    Das Buch 4 der Buchreihe „Dokumentation der technischen Entwicklung bei der RAG“ zeigt die Entwicklungen der vergangenen fünf Jahrzehnte im Bereich Logistik der RAG. Die Logistik unter Tage wurde durch die flächige Entwicklung des Steinkohlenbergbaus, z.B. durch Anschluss- oder Verbundbergwerke, und die Zunahme der Gewinnungsteufe vor erhebliche Herausforderungen gestellt.  

    #RAG Aktiengesellschaft #Mining #underground mining #abandoned mining

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    Initiative zur Förderung der Rohstoffkultur
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    11.05.2023 (242 Clicks)

    Roland Hecken to become new COO at HBT GmbH

    Since May 2, 2023, Roland Hecken has joined the management of HBT GmbH as Tec...  

    #HBT GmbH #Hauhinco Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG #EXPROTEC GmbH #Mining #underground mining #Machinery for Mining and Construction

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    In January 2023 MaDiTraCe, a research and innovation project funded by the Ho...  

    #DMT GmbH & Co. KG #Mining #surface mining, quarrying #underground mining

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    15.05.2023 (168 Clicks)

    LKAB - Historic permit application decisive for the green transition in the north

    LKAB today submitted an historic environmental permit application that is nec...  

    #LKAB #Vattenfall AB #Mining #surface mining, quarrying

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    Sika Successfully Closes MBCC Acquisition - Strengthens Position as Sustainability Champion in the Global Construction Industry

    03.05.2023 (144 Clicks)

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    Sika has completed the acquisition of MBCC Group after having received all ne...  

    #Sika AG #MBCC Group #Tunnelling

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