Practical approach to ergonomics Vibrations, repitition, awkward postures and more are all risk factors that contribute to workplace injuries in the rock to road industry. Health and safety specialist Steve MacDonald shares his expert advice on how to prevent the risk of ergonomic injury on the job site.
Sponsor Spotlight Top 20 under 40 deadline extended
The deadline for the Rock to Road Top 20 under 40 has been extended. Nominations will remain open until July 5 in order to make sure that the best of the best from across Canada are included in this year's list.
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Improving Ontario highway creates jobs The Ontario government is creating almost 100 jobs with its decision to make improvements to Highway 527 near Thunder Bay, Ont. The project will make travel easier while strengthening tourism and the northern economy.
CN to serve frac sand terminal in Alberta
CN will be serving a new state-of-the art frac sand terminal in northwestern Alberta by the end of 2013. The facility will store more than 500,000 tonnes of frac sand and have tracks that can hold 44 rail cars for unloading.
Mobile Terex MACS plant offers MVP450X cone crusher Terex now offers the newest generation Cedarapids MVP450X cone crusher for its mobile, high capacity MACS plants. The cone crusher has several new features like high speed clearing of jammed materials and quick crusher seperation capabilities.