Austen Quarry - Community Page
Client: Hy-Tec Industries Pty Limited
Status: Approved and Operating
Local Government Area: Lithgow City
Hy-Tec Industries Pty Limited is a fully owned subsidiary of Adelaide Brighton Ltd, 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, premixed concrete, aggregates, and other concrete products. Adelaide Brighton formed in 1882 and is an S&P/ASX200 company with approximately 1 600 employees and operations in all Australian States and Territories. Hy-Tec has been recognised as an industry leader for the management of health and safety surrounding its product transport operations.
The Austen Quarry Stage 2 Extension will provide continued employment opportunities and maintain the operation’s input to the local economy of Lithgow and surrounding communities. The Environmental Impact Statement for the Project is currently available for public review and comments. The EIS documents are available from the Available Documents page on this website and also at the Department of Planning and Environment website (see link on the right side of this page).
Further information regarding the Austen Quarrycan be found at the Hy-Tec company website http://www.hy-tec.com.au/products/Aggregates/austen.aspx