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MICHELIN TYRES HELP TIPPER TRUCKS DUMP COSTS

Leading UK aggregates producer, Shire Aggregates expects to dump annual running costs of over £25,000 by fitting Michelin X Works tyres as original equipment across 12 new MAN 32-tonne 8×4 tipper trucks. The moves follows a series of test results – based on each 8×4 rigid tipper travelling around 75,000 …

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Wilson Access Truck Mounts used to repaint the Trafford Arch Digital Advertising Site in Manchester

Wilson Access Truck Mounts used to repaint the Trafford Arch Digital Advertising Site in Manchester

Two 21m Truck Mounts from the Wilson Access fleet helped industrial painting contractors repaint the prestigious Trafford Arch Digital Advertising Site in Manchester. The Trafford Arch digital advertising site is owned by media giant JCDecaux and provides two digital screens on the A56, one of Manchester’s key arterial routes. The site was the first …

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Buying & Selling at Auction Like a Professional PART #2

Buying & Selling at Auction Like a Professional

Selling at Auction With the world markets for new and used construction equipment, earthmoving and mining machinery being extremely buoyant, demand is ever changing globally, and large infrastructure projects can dictate where equipment is required and at what price around the globe. For both buyers and sellers, machinery and equipment …

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Buying & Selling at Auction Like a Professional PART #1

Buying and selling at auction

Buying at Auction With the world markets for new and used construction equipment, earthmoving and mining machinery being extremely buoyant, demand is ever changing globally, and large infrastructure projects can dictate where equipment is required and at what price around the globe. For both buyers and sellers, machinery and equipment …

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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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