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Lincoln youngsters win zero waste lunch box challenge

Lincoln youngsters win zero waste lunch box challenge

Youngsters from North Scarle Primary School are the best in the county at recycling... Over the past year, primary schools from across the county have been taking part in a challenge to reduce...

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Utranazz signs UK distribution agreement with Turbosol

Utranazz signs UK distribution agreement with Turbosol

Utranazz, the concrete equipment specialist, has announced it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement for the UK and Ireland with Turbosol for their portfolio of concrete, screed and mortar...

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Restoration of 50 former quarry sites creates 1,000ha of land for nature

Restoration of 50 former quarry sites creates 1,000ha of land for nature

Working in partnership CEMEX and the RSPB have transformed 1,000 hectares of former quarry site into grassland, woodland, heathland and more to provide much needed habitat for some of the UK’s...

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Demand for mineral products in 2017Q3 shows mixed trends in construction activity

Demand for mineral products in 2017Q3 shows mixed trends in construction activity

Demand for construction mineral products was lower in 2017Q3 compared to both the previous quarter and 2016Q3 across all materials, except for mortar. Demand for mortar increased by 1.6% in 2017Q3...

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Finlay Hire bridges the gap for civil engineering company

Finlay Hire bridges the gap for civil engineering company

Finlay Hire is helping take the strain out of high-profile city centre rail works for Skanska BAM. The civil engineering company is seeing significant efficiency on site after hiring a Tesab...

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Stone merchant makes a rock solid investment

Stone merchant makes a rock solid investment

“Traditionally all job waste was taken off the work site and back to our yard. This was then loaded onto wagons and taken to landfill. This was costing us rather than making us money!.” L&T...

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The end of the road for petrol and diesel vehicles poses new challenges for the construction industry

The end of the road for petrol and diesel vehicles poses new challenges for the construction industry

Governments and manufacturers envisioning a diesel-free future for on-road vehicles hit the headlines recently. But how will this impact the construction industry and how will it adapt? Low Emission...

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Three Next Generation Cat® Excavators Deliver More Choices for Increased Efficiency and Lower Operating Costs in 20-Ton Size Class

Three Next Generation Cat® Excavators Deliver More Choices for Increased Efficiency and Lower Operating Costs in 20-Ton Size Class

Three Next Generation 20-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar—the 320 GC, 320 and 323—increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort...

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Casepak secures 64,000 tonne recycling contract with Leicestershire County Council

Casepak secures 64,000 tonne recycling contract with Leicestershire County Council

Leicester-based recycling and waste management firm Casepak has been awarded a contract by Leicestershire County Council to process up to 64,000 tonnes per annum of dry mixed recyclables.  Leicestershire...

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Growth, innovation and commitment lead to accolade for CDEnviro

Growth, innovation and commitment lead to accolade for CDEnviro

Waste management specialist wins Small Business of the Year in the Northern Ireland Chamber Business Awards and goes through to national final.. Waste management specialist, CDEnviro has been...

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SUEZ UK Opens Aberdeen Recycling Systems

SUEZ UK Opens Aberdeen Recycling Systems

BHS supplied systems process a combined 50-tph of single stream and MSW... SUEZ’s Recycling & Recovery UK Division recently started-up two new systems located at the Altens East Industrial...

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KAUP Attachments Improves Productivity at Modern Enerji

KAUP Attachments Improves Productivity at Modern Enerji

The company, Modern Enerji Elektrik Üretim A.Ş. (Modern Enerji), is part of the energy division of the Turkish Eren-Group. The company, based near Istanbul, produces electricity and heat...

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Blue Group Appoint Adrian Murphy as CEO

Blue Group Appoint Adrian Murphy as CEO

Blue Group, a supplier of world leading material handling equipment for a wide range of industry sectors have announced the appointment of Adrian Murphy as Group CEO. Working closely with the...

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Specialist recycler aims to ‘plug’ market gap

Specialist recycler aims to ‘plug’ market gap

UK Plug Recycling – a young venture which aims to further prevent the amount of electrical waste being landfilled – is one step closer to achieving its vision.  The Hampshire...

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Riverside launches new baler for space-restricted sites

Riverside launches new baler for space-restricted sites

Riverside Waste Machinery has introduced a new machine into its range, designed specifically for size-constrained client sites. The RWM 300LH is so-called because the robust machine is ideal...

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