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Tonic for soda ash stores

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AV Technology (AVT) reports that its Silo-Weigh system has successfully completed a six month trial on a 30m tall, 500 tonne capacity soda a...

easyFairs Solids for powders

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The “easyFairs Solids” event, which takes place at the Reebok stadium, Bolton, UK, on 10-11 May, is being touted as a new concept in exh...

JCB helps Tsunami Appeal

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Following the Asian Tsunami disaster, UK-based JCB has donated £500,000 worth of its material handling machinery to assist with debris remo...

SBT acquisition

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Savannah Bulk Terminals (SBT) has purchased a 24-acre deepwater terminal on the Savannah River....

Rotterdam sets coal record

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Although coal throughput in Rotterdam was off 2 per cent in the first half of last year, there was a strong recovery in the second half and ...

Indonesia seeks novel coal moves

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Singapore-based Sembawang Kimtrans (SKL) has taken delivery of two specialised barges in the first stage of an ambitious coal transportation...

Picking up the tramp

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Shenhua Coal Trading Co, established only 10 years ago and now the number one in the Chinese coal market, recently placed an order for six E...

Nova loads up

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When integrated with industry standard analogue load cells, Nova Weigh’s new model 600/I weight transmitter and IBOX digital junction box ...

New delay in Ennore

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A disgruntled bidder has taken court action to halt the south Indian Port of Ennore’s efforts to select a developer for a new multi-user c...

Ports dredge up new business

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Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Garston has won new business, handling sea-dredged aggregates for one of the UK’s leading suppli...

…controlling transfers

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Werner Baller, managing director of Weba Chute Systems, claims that conveyor belt life can be extended by up to three or four times if trans...

Squeezing in FIBC filling

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The combined ceiling height restrictions and limited floor space in the factory of a chemical process plant prompted a review of the raw mat...

Coal moves again through Ridley

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After nearly two idle years, the Port of Prince Rupert’s Ridley Terminals is once again loading coal, this time for Korea instead of Japan...

Longview soda ash

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The first soda ash trains are moving on the newly-completed industrial rail corridor at the US Port of Longview, Wshington, from the product...

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