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Construciton equipment: A clean sweep

16-Sep-2014 | By

Plant hire company Hewden is learning lessons from the retail sector in its efforts to provide the right levels of service for the modern construction sector.

All of Skanska’s rigs are being converted to use biodegradeable hydraulic oil

Sustainable construction equipment: A greed for green


Skanska is determined to lead the world on sustainability issues, but how realistic is this in the equipment-heavy world of its piling business? Margo Cole reports.

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Worcester Bridge debris clearance

The Gallery: Flood debris cleared from Worcester Bridge

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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Malcolm Kent

Equipment: Visibility comes into focus

25-Mar-2014 | By Malcolm Kent

Discussions in Europe could result in changes to visibility standards that would have far reaching effects on manufacturers.

Kevin Minton

Equipment: Why are construction workers a 100 times more likely to die of work related ill health than an accident on site?

18-Feb-2014 | By Kevin Minton

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.

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