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Bitumen course delivered by Total Bitumen a success.

Bitumen course delivered by Total Bitumen a success.

Total Bitumen recently hosted nine technicians studying on The Institute of Asphalt Technology (IAT), NVQ Level 2 Course in Asphalt Laboratory Testing. The course is run over five days covering...

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Product quality and good after sales service prompts more Volvo deliveries for Bryan Contractors

Product quality and good after sales service prompts more Volvo deliveries for Bryan Contractors

Bryan Contractors of Caputh, near Perth has added another new Volvo ECR88D reduced-swing excavator and a fourteen tonne EC140E excavator to its plant fleet for its general contracting and ground...

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Hills recruits quarry industry’s first MPO apprentice

Hills recruits quarry industry’s first MPO apprentice

Hills Quarry Products has recruited the UK quarry industry’s first mobile and static plant operator (MPO) apprentice. Aidan Jeffreys, who is based at Hills’ Shorncote Quarry near...

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Service Pump Introduce Generac Pumps

Service Pump Introduce Generac Pumps

Service Pump Limited, based in Wigan, commit to major investment as the company introduces a new range of Generac Pumps to its extensive fleet. As one of the leading suppliers to the Construction...

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Tippers ‘R’ Us team up with RK6 and Rubble Master.

Tippers ‘R’ Us team up with RK6 and Rubble Master.

Ipswich based aggregate suppliers Tippers ‘R’ Us have recently taken delivery of a new RUBBLE MASTER RM 90GO! with integrated screenbox and recirculating conveyor, from Red Knight...

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A charity and building materials supplier create 1000 ha remarkable habitats

A charity and building materials supplier create 1000 ha remarkable habitats

Special partnership between conservation charity RSPB and building materials supplier, CEMEX UK results in the creation of 1000 hectares of remarkable priority habitats  The demanding...

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Many happy returns as Loadall marks 40 years in production

Many happy returns as Loadall marks 40 years in production

JCB is today celebrating a major milestone in its long record of innovative machine design – the 40th anniversary of the Loadall telescopic handler. First launched on October 20th 1977...

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MPA celebrates industry restoration and biodiversity achievements at Quarries & Nature 2017

MPA celebrates industry restoration and biodiversity achievements at Quarries & Nature 2017

Mineral Products Association (MPA) members are planning to increase the area of priority habitats on restored sites from 6,000 hectares currently to around 9,000 hectares in coming years, and...

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Grand Rockster Live Demo – Showing Wide Variety

Grand Rockster Live Demo – Showing Wide Variety

Strong Partners Present Strong Machines... On September 30th Equip Sales and Leasing Corp. of North Haven CT hosted a Live Crushing Demo Day, located at their sister company Modern Materials...

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Explosion proof Bag Dump Station with Glove Box, Compactor and Conveyor.

Explosion proof Bag Dump Station with Glove Box, Compactor and Conveyor.

A new Flexicon Bag Dump Station with explosion-proof electrical system contains dust emitted from manual dumping activities, compacts empty bags and conveys the material to an elevated destination. Bags...

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Exploring Alternatives

Exploring Alternatives

The name Explore Plant Hire may be a new one in the industry, but the people and the business behind that name will be familiar to many. Established in 2015, the immediate focus for Explore was...

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McCloskey Washing Systems proving to be the smart choice for wash plants

McCloskey Washing Systems proving to be the smart choice for wash plants

McCloskey Washing Systems has a busy year in N. America... Washing equipment specialist, McCloskey Washing Systems (MWS), have designed, delivered and commissioned over 10 wash plants in 6 months...

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Fifteen TA300s shift sand in Dorset.

Fifteen TA300s shift sand in Dorset.

G Crook & Sons, a family-run business, is putting a fleet of Terex Trucks’ 28-tonne articulated haulers to work at its sand and aggregates quarry in Dorset. Operating in a 50-mile...

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Invest for long-term success

Invest for long-term success

The quality of transport infrastructure plays a critical role in the success of a town, city, region or country. And the UK government has made improving transport a key priority, not only to...

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Four New Powerscreens for KKB Group Help Cut Asphalt Production Costs for Major UK Suppliers

Four New Powerscreens for KKB Group Help Cut Asphalt Production Costs for Major UK Suppliers

Four Powerscreen Chieftain 1400 Screens have been purchased by KKB Group from Blue Machinery London, and will be used to process recycled asphalt and aggregates.  KKB Group was set up by...

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