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Tax & Employment Laws: Clearing things up with Ardent Tide

The changes to Tax and employment laws has seen great debate within the Construction industry and especially all those self-employed operatives who work within it. We have seen recently some significant changes to employment and tax rules and the effects this has had on everyday operatives who have been used …

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Aguide to machine control

What is machine control? ‘Machine Control involves the integration of survey positioning equipment onto earthmoving machines’ It can be fitted to just about any earthmoving machine, typically larger dozers & excavators, but it can also be fitted to graders, pavers, rollers, DROTT’s, etc… The survey positioning part of the equation …

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Cat® Phone Proves Lifesaving for Millwright

Cat® Phone Proves Lifesaving for Millwright What was meant to be a routine day for qualified Millwright, Gert Smith, nearly turned into his last – if it hadn’t been for his life-saving B15Q. What was meant to be a routine day for qualified Millwright Gert Smith, nearly turned into his …

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Spotlight on Machine Control

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 by Julie Woodward I recently wrote in this blog about technology in the construction industry and how man and machine are working together – not necessarily man versus machine, but man with machine. Well, that was before I had a very interesting conversation with Ashley …

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AdBlue – The Greenshields JCB guide

What do you know about AdBlue? It is a known fact that JCB has long been at the forefront of engine design. Yet, with the stringent Tier 4 Final and Stage IV emissions legislations now coming into full effect, it’s more important than ever to know how this continually changing and improving …

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How to get a CPCS Card

How to get a CPCS Card: A step by step guide CPCS is an acronym for Construction Plant Competence Scheme. Under some circumstances when working in the construction industry, employees and contractors may be required to hold a CPCS card. This is an indication that the holder meets required standards …

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