Legends tell us that the Indians and later the Spanish were the first to "mine" the lands of what is now Utah.While there is a great deal of evidence to support these legends, the first recorded mining was conducted in 1847 by early Mormon pioneers, quarrying stone for buildings, coal for heat, iron for tools, and lead for bullets.
Stornoway was built on dedication, passion and determination…and that's what keeps driving us 40 years later. What started as a small gravel supply business in Tasmania has grown into a national company delivering asset services to government, industrial and commercial customers.
Scott Hutchison is the Mine Manager (SSE) at Hutchison Quarries and has over 30 yrs experience in quarrying and mining. From a plant operator in quarries at the beginning of his career, Scott began working his way up to supervising roles before becoming Mobile Operations Manager for Collins Crushing where he worked for over 15 years.
What is a confined space? Confined Space refers to any place, including any vessel, tank, container, pit, bund, chamber, cellar or any other similar space which, by virtue of its enclosed nature, creates conditions that give rise to a likelihood of an accident, harm or injury of such a nature as to require emergency action due to
About Safety Week. Construction Safety Week is an initiative of the Construction Safety Partnership Advisory Committee (CSPAC). This is a grouping of all the main stakeholders in the construction sector in Ireland – Employers, Unions, State Bodies ( in conjunction with the HSA) and Professional Bodies.