Concrete Recycling Cairns

Concrete Aggregates

Coarse Aggregate is normally greater than 5mm. Fine Aggregate is aggregate less than 5mm. Can be a single sized material typically 20mm, 14mm, 10mm,or 7mm or a graded aggregate consisting of a blend of single sized aggregate. Concrete Aggregates are produced to Australian Standards (AS 2758) or to more specific customer requirements.

Sustainable Tropical Building Design by Cairns Regional

Jan 31, 2012 · Cairns Regional Council. Sustainable Tropical Building Design. 31. Simple steps you can take to minimise waste from the building site during construction are listed below: • Reuse or recycle as ...

Jacobs Jobs in Cairns: 3 Vacancies

Jacobs is hiring in Cairns! 3 job vacancies. ... Looking for a picker/labourer on conveyor belt for a concrete recycling company.Must been keen and fit and have ...

Waste and recycling facilities

Transfer Stations. Transfer stations are not a landfill or dump. They are designed to receive local residents' domestic self-hauled waste and recycling that can be separated into various waste streams for transfer and disposal to recycling facilities.

Construction and Demolition Recycling in the Cairns

Waste from the construction and demolition industry represents over one third of all waste going to landfill. Over 75% of this is clean, excavated material, such as concrete, bricks and timber which can often be recycled (Sustainability Victoria).

Locations – Concrete Recyclers

Locations View our conveniently located facilities & opening hours. Camellia Location 14 Thackeray StreetCamellia, NSW 2142 Contact Us Phone : 02 8832 7400 TIPPING HOURS MON-FRI 07:00 – 1…

CONCRETE CREATIONS – Concrete Artisans

Concrete is one of the most customisable materials on the market, so If you are after something unique and one of a kind, you have come to the right place. At Concrete Creations, we take your ideas and imagination into production!

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A Cairns City Council spokeswoman said the soil and rubble recycling operation was allowable in the area zoned for industrial use. A 10m high dirt barrier between the Northern Belle and the works project had been built and was yet to be landscaped.

Research finds recycled glass adds strength to concrete

Jun 14, 2019 · Polymer concrete is a type of concrete that uses polymers, typically resins, to replace lime-type cements as a binder. This produces a high strength, water-resistant material suited to industrial flooring and infrastructure drainage, particularly in areas subject to heavy traffic such as service stations, forklift operating areas and airports.

Steel corrosion and corrosion-induced cracking in recycled

This study was conducted to investigate steel corrosion and corrosion-induced cracking in RAC. To achieve this objective, four concrete mixtures with different replacement percentages of RA were used, and two groups of RAC specimens were cast. Cuboid specimens were used to study the steel corrosion process using an electrochemical workstation.

JCU Waste and Recycling Procedures

Paper should not be disposed of in landfill if recycling facilities are provided. Paper recycling facilities are available at the Townsville and Cairns campuses. Paper recycling bins are located in most buildings on campus, usually in print rooms or common areas. Most staff also have a blue paper recycling eco bin located under their desk.

Historic Cairns Wharf timber to be recycled

Mar 23, 2020 · Historic rare timber from the world heritage-listed Wet Tropics of Queensland could find a new home, with recycled timber specialists Kennedy’s Timber removing hundreds of metres of piles as part of the million upgrade of the Cairns wharves 1-6.

Skip Bin Hire Cairns - Norhire

For Online Pricing and Booking of Skip bin hire in Cairns and surrounding Regions. For skip bin hire simply enter the size of the skip bin you require, your waste type, your desired delivery and pickup dates and your suburb into the fields in the Quick Quote skip bin hire booking form and an instant quotation will be generated.

Recycling Cairns | North Queensland Recycling Agents

North Queensland Recycling Agents (NQRA) has been helping clean up the Cairns region for more than 25 years. Our team offers a number of services, including recycling collections, scrap metal purchasing and document destruction. We also operated a drop-off point for the Containers for Change refund scheme.

Cairns Recycling Yard - 20 Acres Recycled Materials

Cairns Recycling Yard ANTON DEMOLITIONS. Cairns biggest & best recycling yard is located at 62 Tucker Street, Machans Beach. It’s 20 acres of recycled materials, hand-picked and salvaged from Anton Demolitions’ projects, across Cairns and North Queensland.

Concrete Removal

Concrete Removal Residential, Industrial, Commercial & Civil Thundercrete provide a concrete removal service from small residential jobs up to commercial large scale projects and everything in between. With a one-stop solution Thundercrete organise everything from the demolition to bobcat and tipper hire and concrete waste disposal. Thundercrete are dedicated to safe and environmental removal ...

Concrete and Demolition Debris Recycling

Cleanaway collects concrete waste from your site and sends it to our resource recovery facilities to be sorted from other recyclable materials like wood or plastic.  Recycled concrete is commonly used as gravel for new road construction projects and in the construction of new buildings.

Recycling Near You

Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the Cairns Regional Council area. Using any of these services can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure you place the right thing in the right bin.


The Tonkin family have been involved in the scrap metal and steel business in North Queensland for over 60 years. Tonkin Steel, then trading as ‘Tonkin Metal Industries‘, was founded by Vic and Rita Tonkin in the 1950’s and was one of Cairns’ largest scrap metal recycling and battery retail businesses.


It’s part of a continuous process we call Clean Loop Recycling, that ensures fewer resources are used, less energy is wasted and your containers get turned back into containers again – time after time. It’s about reimagining recycling together. And the best part? We get a cleaner, happier planet, today and tomorrow!

Recycling Building Materials

concrete. Plastics: Many plastic can be granulated and reused to make plastic products for use within the building industry. Recycling contacts: Water and Waste Cairns Regional Council Waste recycling contractors Dept of Environment and Heritage Protection Your local waste transfer station

Recycling and Waste in Queensland report 2018

The Recycling and Waste in Queensland 2018 Report provides a snapshot of how waste and recyclables were managed, recovered and disposed of in 2017–18. It summarises Queensland’s improvements, and highlights areas where our state can do better. In 2017–18, Queenslanders increased their recycling effort for household and business wastes

Committee for Waste Reduction

Manager of Waste, Cairns Regional Council Steve Cosatto said “At the heart of everything we do as an organisation is achieving a future where landfilling of waste is the last option. Cairns Regional Council wants to lead by example in treating concrete and construction waste as the potential valuable resource it can be.

Recycling Services - Can & Bottle Recycling Cairns

North Queensland Recycling Agents (NQRA) has been helping clean up the Cairns region for more than 25 years. Our team offers a number of services, including recycling collections, scrap metal purchasing and document destruction. We also operated a drop-off …

Sustainable Construction: Use of Recycled Concrete Aggregate

The aim of the investigation, that started in 1993, was to check the possibility of introducing a recycling process in a pre-cast site plant for production of prestressed structures, which would reuse the concrete waste and establish a supply system of concrete compatible with the environment.

Boral Australia: Build something great™

Boral Australia is the country's largest construction materials and building products supplier with operations in all states and territories. In Australia, Boral supplies concrete, quarry products, asphalt, cement, roof tiles, timber and masonry to build infrastructure, residential construction and commercial buildings.

Building Possibilities - InfraBuild

InfraBuild is Australia’s largest integrated manufacturer and supplier of steel long products and solutions – including hot rolled structural steel, reinforcing bar and mesh, merchant bar, pipe and RHS, rod and wire and building products – enabling the construction of steel-framed buildings, buildings framed in concrete and nation ...

Road Barrier — Concrete Industrial Products

concrete block - Suitable for Safety and Security barrier. Concrete Blocks - perfect for use as a safety or security barrier in public open plan spaces. A smooth and soft-edged finish is visually appealing and allows for use as seating when positioned. Lifting is via a rated threaded lifting eye, removable when not required.

National Masonry Concrete Blocks, Bricks, Concrete Pavers

National Masonry ™ is a leading manufacturer and reseller of Concrete Blocks, Bricks, Pavers & Retaining Walls.It is our goal to provide our valued customers with high quality products that will stand the test of time.

Down To Earth Demolitions

Down To Earth Demolitions. Welcome to Down to Earth Demolitions, North Queensland's demolition specialists. No demolition job is too large for our highly experienced and specialised team who boast the highest level of qualifications and certifications to get the job done properly, safely and on time.

Maxa Constructions : Cairns Cusom Home Builder

Nov 12, 2019 · As a Cairns builder offering renovation and extensions, this house allowed us to show our skill blending modern finishes into the original character of the home. With careful recycling, restoring and matching to existing finishes, we turned this date house into a contemporary family home

FNQ Concrete Creations - Concrete Bench Tops, Vanities

FNQ Concrete Creations - Concrete Bench Tops, Vanities, Baths & Furniture - 174 English st, Cairns, Queensland, Australia 4870 - Rated 4.7 based on 10...

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