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Vortex Expands Market into Portugal

Vortex Global Limited announces the appointment of Alpha Engenharia as its representative agent in Portugal. This partnership allows Vortex to formally extend its products and services to reach new markets, as the company has not previously held representation in Portugal. A subsidiary of the company Ana Beco Malheiro, Lda., Alpha Engenharia began activities in 2015. Its main objective is to provide technical and commercial assistance across industries in regards to automation, instrumentation, valves and accessories. Through a rigorous selection of…

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CPD points for BULKEX attendance

The Institute of Quarrying has confirmed that attendance at BULKEX will qualify its members for six CPD (continuing professional development) points. The two-day conference, organised by the Materials Handling Engineers Association is being held on 18 and 19 October at Eastwood Hall, near Nottingham, and has a programmer of 12 presentations on a host of topics related to the bulk materials handling sector and associated industries. President of the MHEA, Michael Kaye, said: "It's excellent news that the Institute of…

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Vortex shortlisted for MHEA Excellence Awards: Supplier of the Year

Vortex Global  has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Materials Handling Engineers’ Association (MHEA) Excellence Award for Supplier of the Year. The MHEA Excellence Award for Supplier of the Year is intended to recognise companies who have made significant impact on customer successes through outstanding customer service, robust product offerings, excellent product quality, or has exceeded expectations in the bulk materials handling industry. Vortex was nominated for this award by LeBlansch Bulkhandling Equipment B.V. Over the last decade, Vortex…

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Over the past 12 months, Fairport Engineering has been working with Anglesey Mining plc on a Scoping Study for their Parys Mountain project in North Wales. The Parys Mountain deposit, mined since the Bronze Age, contains mineral resources estimated at 2.1 million tonnes at 6.9% combined base metals (lead, copper and zinc) in the indicated category, with a further 4.1 million tonnes at 5.0% combined base metals in the inferred category. Although the project is projected to be financially viable…

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The MHEA is pleased to announce that the supporting exhibition at its two-day conference, BULKEX, has sold out. Similarly, tickets for the MHEA Excellence Awards dinner, held on the first evening and featuring comedy hypnotist Ian Dee, have all been snapped up. There’s just one month until BULKEX gets underway at Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, on 18 and 19 October. Visitors can expect a packed programme including 13 speakers giving presentations on a range of topical business-centred and industry-relevant subjects. Topics…

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