Austen Quarry - Community Page
Client: Hy-Tec Industries Pty Limited
Status: Approved and Operating
Local Government Area: Lithgow City
Hy-Tec Industries (NSW) Pty Limited is a fully-owned subsidiary of Adelaide Brighton Ltd (Adelaide Brighton), a leading integrated construction materials and lime producing group of companies focused on the engineering, infrastructure and resource sectors. The group’s principal activities are the production and marketing of clinker, cement and lime products, pre-mixed concrete and aggregates, and concrete products.
Adelaide Brighton originated in 1882 and is an S&P/ASX200 company with 1 600 employees and operations in all Australian States and Territories. Adelaide Brighton has a modest position in the pre-mixed concrete markets through Hy-Tec and associated companies in Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia, Northern Territory, southeast Queensland and northern Queensland. The Company has an emerging position in aggregate supply with strategic reserves at the Austen Quarry (near Lithgow), in northern New South Wales, South Australia, Northern Territory, Victoria and southeast Queensland.
The Austen Quarry provides important employment and input to the local economy of Lithgow and surrounding communities while being a source of high quality road construction and concrete aggregates for local and regional markets. The operation supports cost-effective infrastructure that contributes to the amenity of communities surrounding the site. Further information regarding the Austen Quarry can be found at the Hy-Tec company website