ASC Delivers to Nyrstar Hobart

Posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2020

ASC Delivers to Nyrstar Hobart

Client Introduction Nyrstar Hobart operates a zinc smelter based in Hobart, Tasmania. They contribute a lot to the economy of Tasmania by employing more than 600 people. Their plant has been operating for more than 100 years, and it occupies a large land in the Heart of beautiful Hobart. The Problem Nyrstarwent to the market to find a solution to their dust emission issue on their roadways and surrounding plant areas. They enquired many global suppliers regarding their problem. ASC was also asked to visit their site and suggest an appropriate solution with the best possible dust suppression technology after

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ASC Delivers Again to Mt Isa Mines Qld ASC Dulevo 6000

Posted on Friday, September 25, 2020

ASC Delivers Again to Mt Isa Mines Qld ASC Dulevo 6000

Mount Isa Mines is one of Queensland’s largest employers. Based in Outback North Queensland, the company extracts copper, lead, zinc and silver from the Mount Isa mine. They recently invested in another Dulevo 6000 sweeper to add to their fleet of ASC machines Road Sweeping Machines. They have been using the ASC machines are used to sweep the roads for up to 16 hours per day, 6 days per week. The mine runs 24 hours per day. The machines operate in daylight hours over two shifts per day. Dust was a major issue on this site, and hence the ASC

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Expressway Spares Wauchope NSW invest with ASC Again

Posted on Thursday, June 11, 2020

Expressway Spares Wauchope NSW invest with ASC Again

Expressway Spares have been in the earthmoving and mining industry spare parts business for over five decades. Their head office in Wauchope (NSW) is centrally located between Sydney and Brisbane. The facility incorporates over 20,000 square metres of covered storage and workspace over the 9-hectare footprint. The company is a big employer in the area employing more than 190 people in this facility alone. The Challenge: The company has a very large complex to maintain. The site encompasses several workshops, paint sheds, welding and fabrication shops, wash bays, machine shops and a large sandblast shed. Maintaining and refurbishing large machinery

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Newington College (Sydney) and ASC

Posted on Thursday, April 2, 2020

Newington College (Sydney) and ASC

Newington College is a multi-campus facility with an independent Uniting Church, single-sex and co-educational early learning, primary and secondary day and boarding school for boys. It is located in Stanmore, an inner-western suburb of Sydney. The college had developed a lifelong relationship with ASC over the last 13 years as ASC had proved to be the best solution provider when it came to their outdoor cleaning equipment needs. The Challenge Newington College has many campuses with various roadways plenty of school grounds spreading across acres. The college resembles a modern university. Their campuses include multiple carparks, playgrounds, synthetic grass areas,

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TLAP Chooses ASC 125 Footpath Sweeper to Keep the City Cleaner

Posted on Friday, December 6, 2019

TLAP Chooses ASC 125 Footpath Sweeper to Keep the City Cleaner

TLAP has the huge responsibility of not only keeping the city clean but also overseeing the community lead exposure reduction strategy. The Challenge TLAP researched the market recently in order to find a suitable solution for achieving the aim of keeping the city clean while reducing the laden lead on the ground. ASC was also approached for demonstrating its machines with the target scope to clean the city’s footpaths and CBD area. The materials that needed to sweep include everything from leaves and rocks to debris, glass, and even paper from the undulated and uneven footpaths of the city. The

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Mars Forklifts buys a Ex Fleet ASC Sweeper

Posted on Thursday, October 17, 2019

Mars Forklifts buys a Ex Fleet ASC Sweeper

Mars Forklifts is a specialised forklift supplier of the Sydney warehousing market. Recently, Mario Conti (Managing Director) of Mars Forklifts invested in an ex-fleet ASC sweeper for his extensive hire fleet. Pictured here is Mars Forklifts Matt Di Donato exhibiting the sweeper from ASC.

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No More Manual Cleaning For Lithgow Council’s Footpaths And Roads

Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2019

No More Manual Cleaning For Lithgow Council’s Footpaths And Roads

Lithgow Council is located on the western ramparts of the Blue Mountains, 140 km west of Sydney. The Challenge Lithgow Council recently investigated their options of mechanizing their CBD and footpath cleaning. They had traditionally used manual labour to clean these areas. They used traditional method of men walking around with petrol blowers and hand brooms. The Solution After researching many sweepers on the market the council decided to invest in a ASC D 850 sweeper. They wanted to make sure that they got a super reliable sweeper. They not only spent time looking at respective drive trains on various

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ASC D5000 Will Keep The Port Of Townsville Neat & Clean

Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2019

ASC D5000 Will Keep The Port Of Townsville Neat & Clean

Port of Townsville recently took delivery of a fully reconditioned ASC D5000 street sweeper to help keep their Port clean. The ASC sweeper will predominantly be used to keep the births clean between loading and unloading of ships. The material to be swept will include copper, zinc concentrate, lead bullion and copper cathode which is shipped in from Glencore’s Copper Refinery Ltd (CRL). Recently ASC’s Tony Bilos spent the day on site training operators on how to properly use the sweeper and its (SOP) washdown procedures. This is the now the second ASC street sweeper to be used at the

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ASC Power Vac Helped Nicson’s Facility Get Rid Of The Polystyrene Buildup

Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2019

ASC Power Vac Helped Nicson’s Facility Get Rid Of The Polystyrene Buildup

Nicsons Building Products welcome a ASC Power Vac Machine to their premises Nicson’s Building Products is a family owned business that supplies all components for residential house slabs and commercial projects that have a raft slab design. The group started as Waffle Pod Pty Ltd in 2000 manufacturing waffle pods in a small factory located at Penrith. With Engineers and builders understanding the speed and cost benefits of a waffle pod slab demand grew and Waffle Pod moved to larger premises in St Marys. In 2004 Nicson’s Building Products was established to meet client’s needs of offering a total slab

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Unitised Building Saved 45% Of Cost By Owing A Pre-loved Sweeper Machine With Excellent Performance

Posted on Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Unitised Building Saved 45% Of Cost By Owing A Pre-loved Sweeper Machine With Excellent Performance

UB (Unitised Building) is a global leader in the modular and pre-fabricated building market.. The group manufactures a diverse range of volumetric and prefabricated buildings across Australia and Singapore. Their expansion into Australia has seen them operating in a huge warehousing / manufacturing complex in Melbourne’s outer Western Suburbs of St. Albans. The group had a huge battle with the retention and capture of concrete dust from manufacturing their modules. They consulted ASC’s Ken Pepyat on how best to eliminate their dust issues due to growing concern about OH&S. The company did not have the budget to invest in a

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Mount Isa Mines Adhere To Strict EPA Rules & Keep Employees Safe With ASC Sweeper

Posted on Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Mount Isa Mines Adhere To Strict EPA Rules & Keep Employees Safe With ASC Sweeper

Mount Isa Mines Limited (“MIM”) operates the Mount Isa copper, lead, zinc, and silver mines near Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia, as part of the Glencore group. They operate two separate mining and processing streams, copper and zinc, to deliver natural resources that have enduring roles in society. MIM has the largest zinc resource base and the biggest underground network of mines in the world, which provide work for more than 3,200 employees and contractors. Recently Mount Isa Mines invested in another D6000 sweeper. It is used to sweep the huge array of roadways and keep the lead and copper dust

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Rio Tinto Bell bay Invested in ASC Sweeper to Keep Their Surrounding Areas Clean & Workers Free From Dust

Posted on Thursday, December 6, 2018

Rio Tinto Bell bay Invested in ASC Sweeper to Keep Their Surrounding Areas Clean & Workers Free From Dust

Bell Bay Aluminum is one of Australia’s largest producers of Aluminum. The Bell Bay site is 45 kilometers from the city of Launceston, Tasmania. The smelter produces around 180,000 tonnes of aluminium each year and operates 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. Its main metal products are ingot, rolling block and T-bar. Recently they invested in a ASC Dulevo 3000 sweeper to keep their pot rooms and surrounding areas clean and free from dust. The machine is used in sweep very dusty floors and the decision to purchase the machine was based the ASC’s Dulevo 3000’s ability to

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Rio Tinto Weipa (Qld) Invested In ASC Dulevo 3000 Sweeper For Their New $1.9 Billion Dollar Amrun Project

Posted on Friday, November 23, 2018

Rio Tinto Weipa (Qld) Invested In ASC Dulevo 3000 Sweeper For Their New $1.9 Billion Dollar Amrun Project

Rio Tinto Weipa (Qld) recently invested in an ASC Dulevo 3000 sweeper for their new $1.9 billion dollar Amrun project. The new sweeper will primarily be used for sweeping their wharf area in order to minimize any bauxite falling into the ocean. Recently we commissioned the new ASC Dulevo 3000 sweeper to their maintenance staff and numerous on-site operators. Bauxite from Weipa is shipped to international customers but the majority of Weipa bauxite is supplied to the Queensland Alumina Limited and Yarwun refineries, both located in Gladstone, Queensland. These refineries produce alumina as feedstock for Australian aluminium smelting operations and for

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Empire Office Furniture Invest In A Ex-Fleet ASC Rider Sweeper Ex-Fleet ASC Sweeper At Empire Office Furniture Warehouse 3

Posted on Thursday, November 15, 2018

Empire Office Furniture Invest In A Ex-Fleet ASC Rider Sweeper Ex-Fleet ASC Sweeper At Empire Office Furniture Warehouse 3

Empire Office Furniture is a dedicated office furniture retail organisation. They have a massive two-level distribution centre based in Brisbane’s Woolloongabba suburb. The company recently purchased an ex-fleet ASC sweeper to keep dust out of their warehouse facility. The dust that accumulates in their warehouse is a mixture of outside pollution as well as the normal forklift & truck tyre dust that is created while moving stock. The opportunity to invest in an ex-fleet ASC sweeper saved the company quite a lot of money compared to investing in a brand new machine. Well done Empire Office Furniture!

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Liverpool Plains Shire Chose an ASC Dulevo 850 to Help Make the Townships Cleaner

Posted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Liverpool Plains Shire Chose an ASC Dulevo 850 to Help Make the Townships Cleaner

Liverpool Plains Shire Council has invested in a new ASC Dulevo 850 footpath sweeper. Nestled in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range in central north-west, New South Wales, the council’s diverse and abundantly resourceful Shire is surrounded by picturesque mountains and expands across the vast and bountiful Liverpool Plains. The population centers of Quirindi and Werris Creek Shire are surrounded by a number of smaller villages and hamlets including Blackville, Caroona, Currabubula, Pine Ridge, Premer, Spring Ridge, Wallabadah, and Willow Tree. These vibrant communities now have a new ASC sweeper to keep their townships clean all year round. Gone

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O-I Australia Keeps its EPA Targets in Check With the ASC Dulevo

Posted on Saturday, July 14, 2018

O-I Australia Keeps its EPA Targets in Check With the ASC Dulevo

Glass container manufacturer O-I Australia has taken possession of an ASC Dulevo Street sweeper for their optical sorting plant in South East Queensland. The high-capacity cullet optical sorting plant recovers large volumes of recycled glass for use at the company’s glass container manufacturing plant in Brisbane. O-I Australia’s facility processes a significant volume of furnace-ready cullet. The plant ensures all the glass it recycles has an opportunity to be recovered through a closed-loop process and recycled into new glass containers – not down-cycled or sent to landfill. The new ASC Street Sweeper ensures the plant runs dust-free as a lot

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PWCS Has Been Using the ASC Dulevo 5000 Sweeper for 5 Years

Posted on Wednesday, April 4, 2018

PWCS Has Been Using the ASC Dulevo 5000 Sweeper for 5 Years

PWCS Port Waratah Coal Services is Australia’s largest coal loading facility based in Newcastle, NSW. PWCS invested in an ASC Dulevo 5000 sweeper 5 years ago. Pictured is PWCS Manager, Mr. Glenn Parsons inspecting his ASC 5000 sweeper while it is being repaired in ASC’s new multimillion purpose-built maintenance facility located in the Sydney suburb of Rouse Hill. The Dulevo 5000 sweeps the entire port, which is known as the Carrington Terminal. The Carrington Terminal procures all its coal from NSW Hunter Valley. The coal in this area is known for its clean qualities. The ASC 5000 was purchased to

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