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Automated earthworks

Automated earthworks

Automated earthworks: Topcon’s machine control and automation technology has been used to support major road improvement earthworks on the A14. When embarking on a major road project – the Highways England A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme – the A14 Integrated Delivery Team (A14 IDT – a joint venture comprising …

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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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Digital Construction Week 2017

This year’s Digital Construction Week offers the chance to meet the Government’s Digital Built Britain core team; join workshops and clinics covering everything from BIM to VR/AR; while checking out the latest launches set to disrupt the industry, with drone racing and live 3D printing and robotics demos taking place throughout …

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Almost there! 3rd biennial Plantworx event is officially the biggest to-date.

Plantworx – the UK’s largest ‘working’ construction equipment machinery exhibition is just 3-weeks away (6th – 8th June Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground, Leicestershire).  The Plantworx team and the show’s hosts, the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) have confirmed the show is 99% sold out – with only a few stands remaining and …

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JCB MUDRUN 2017

What started as a one-off charity event in 2012, attracting 500 fun runners, has now become an annual fixture for our filthy followers. The JCB Mud Run has quickly grown to be one of the most challenging and fun obstacle races in the midlands. A staggering 2,700 people came and …

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A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon

An upgrade to the A14 between Ellington, west of Huntingdon, to the Milton junction on the Cambridge Northern Bypass. Includes widening the A1 between Brampton and Alconbury. http://roads.highways.gov.uk/projects/a14-cambridge-to-huntingdon/#news The government has made a provision for £1.5 billion of capital investment for this scheme. The proposals will be funded through a …

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