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New Doosan High Track Excavators at Forestry Contractor

S Richardson Contracting Limited, based in Langholm in Dumfriesshire in Scotland, has purchased eight new Doosan DX160LC-5 HT 16 tonne High Track Crawler Excavators for work on the company’s forestry contracts throughout Scotland and North England.  The new Doosan High Track Excavators were supplied by James Gordon Ltd (Gordons), the Authorised …

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Bobcat Sand Cleaner Combats Plastic Peril on Beaches

By efficiently removing waste and debris of all sizes on a beautiful and very popular beach in Italy’s Puglia region, the Bobcat SC200 Sand Cleaner attachment has shown it can be a powerful weapon against the threat posed by plastic and other waste in seas and on beaches around the …

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Is the opinion of father and son team, Phil and William O’Rourke, proprietors of Portsmouth based O’Rourke Infrastructure Services Ltd (OIS) as they take delivery of their third Volvo P6870C wheeled paver. Established in 2010, this family-run business started with Volvo by purchasing a second-hand Volvo paver which had been …

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Preparations Ramping up for the CPA Conference 2019

With just three months to go until the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) Conference taking place on Thursday 17th October 2019 at the Heart of England Conference and Events Centre in Fillongley near Coventry, preparations are ramping up for the one-day event. The theme of the Conference is ‘Planting Resilience: Building for …

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Market growth in Europe and North America help Volvo Construction Equipment deliver solid sales, earnings and delivery improvements during Q2, 2019. Improvements in the key European and North American markets, coupled with a strong focus on its service business, volume flexibility in the industrial system and tight cost control helped …

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Hillhead expands again

On the back of a record-breaking event in 2018 which was supported by 546 exhibitors and an independently audited attendance of 19,753*, the Organisers have made the decision to extend the event once again for 2020.With outdoor space currently on track to be sold out by late autumn, an additional …

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