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Climbing formwork is helping to overcome high winds and a tight construction programme in Azerbaijan. NCE reports.
Marine civil engineering specialist Land & Water has bought eight new JCB JS145 long reach excavators for work on projects across the UK, including flood prevention schemes on the Somerset Levels for the Environment Agency.
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WM Plant Hire supplied a long reach excavator and operator to clear over 500t of debris from the arches of a Worcester bridge spanning the River Severn
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Discussions in Europe could result in changes to visibility standards that would have far reaching effects on manufacturers.
Equipment: Why are construction workers a 100 times more likely to die of work related ill health than an accident on site?
Statistics show that construction work is getting safer, with a lower rate of fatal accidents than ever before. But a construction worker is still about 100 times more likely to die of work-related ill-health than as a result of an accident on site.