This limestone quarry lies in the hills above Dunback in North Otago The hard pure limestone 96–98 calcium carbonate is processed into lime which is used at nearby Macraes Flat gold mine for processing gold ore When the cement works at Green Island near Dunedin was operating 1929–88 it used lime from this quarry...As a leading global manufacturer of crushing equipment, milling equipment,dressing equipment,drying equipment and briquette equipment etc. we offer advanced, rational solutions for any size-reduction requirements, including quarry, aggregate, grinding production and complete plant plan. If you are interested in these product, please contact us.
Production Capacity: 150-1000TPH
Product Specification: Φ2.5×40m-Φ6.0×95m
Application Area: Metallurgy, refractory material, chemical plant, etc.
Feeding Size: 65-300mm
Discharging Size: 3-60mm
Production Capacity: 12-1000TPH
Processing Capacity: depending on specific situation
Processed Materials: Copper, zinc, nickel, gold and other nonferrous metals, coarse and fine separation of nonmetals like coal, fluorite and talc.
Main Equipment : Jaw crusher, hammer crusher, ball mill, classifier, magnetic separator, flotation cell, thickener, dryer, etc.
Feeding Size: 0-5mm
Output Size: 30-60mm or Custom-made
Capacity: 0.18-7 (m³/min)
Configuration: Jaw crusher, ball mill, classifier, mixing tank, flotation separator, concentrator and dryer.
Characteristics: High efficient, low energy consumption, strong handling capacity, economical and reasonable.
Processing Capacity: 10-30TPH
Applied Materials: Slag, blast furnace slag, fly ash, cinder, slag, carbide slag, limestone, clay, sand, quartz sand, etc.
The quarry site contains an impressive multi storey Schmatolla kiln and other historic structures which are unfortunately not open to the public due to modern quarrying activities Lime had been quarried in the area for agricultural purposes by D Hutcheson in the 1860s and R Murray 1870s with T Falconer erecting the first small kilnMore Details
Well known for its outstanding quality the Dunback quarry produces pure limestone of between 9698 calcium carbonate and has its own manufacturing facility to produce high quality burnt hydrated and ground lime productsMore Details
Get website phone hours directions for Taylors Lime Limekiln Road Dunback 64 34650854 Find other Quarry in Dunback with YoYsMore Details
At Dunback or Makareao to be precise three welltype kilns were built by the government in 1899 In 1909 these kilns were leased to the then Milburn Lime and Cement Company They erected a large brick Schmatolla kiln in 1909 elliptical in plan and fired by coal gas The kiln operated up until 1944 before being left derelict The quarry whichMore Details
Lime had been quarried in the Dunback area by D Hutcheson in the 1860s and by R Murray in the 1870s T Falconer had set up a small kiln but this facility could not meet the growing demands for lime There were other known deposits nearby for example at Janet’s Peak where limestone was quarriedMore Details
The Makareao lime plant is located in the calciumrich area of North Otago on the South Island of New Zealand It is supplied with limestone from its own onsite quarry which is well known for its exceptional quality yielding pure limestone of 9698 calcium carbonateMore Details
Blasting is common place for many of us quarry people For some it’s quite an event and this article recording ablast at Taylor’s Lime at Dunback near McRaes Gold made it to the ODT for non NZer’s that’s short for Otago Daily Times And when a wellknown All Black coach is involved there has to be a storyline for the news peopleMore Details
As of 1st July 2015 Taylor’s Lime and McDonald’s Lime joined Graymont Our North Island and South Island operations are now unified under Graymont and all New Zealand customers may now find us at For more information about Graymont’s international operations please visitMore Details
Presently Graymont owns and mines New Zealands largest single lime quarry at Oparure We manufacture products made from our burnt hydrated and crushed limestone for use in agricultural animal health or industrial applications Our lime can be found in a broad range of applications such as road stabilization water treatment gold mining and many other manufacturing industries in NewMore Details