HUNDREDS of local people turned out recently to watch a controlled explosion bringing down the 375ft chimney stack at CEMEX UK’s former cement plant in Rochester, Kent.
SEVERAL hundred local people gathered last Sunday (28 March) to observe the moment when 200 years of cement making at Northfleet Works, in Kent, finally drew to a close.
Manchester-based PP O’Connor Ltd have renewed their acquaintance with Volvo Construction Equipment products by purchasing a range of equipment.
Building on the success of their recently launched JS360 tracked excavator, JCB now offer a tailor-made demolition specification version – the JS360XD.
Principal structural engineer for Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (SMBC) David Rowe laughs when he hears the comments on the simplicity of quarrying.