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Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries

01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

Kelston Sparkes, the Stanton Drew-based plant-hire and earthmoving contractors, have taken delivery of the UK’s first Hitachi Zaxis 850 hydraulic excavator from HM Plant Ltd.

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01 May 2002 | Quarrying

 

"The Institute of Materials and the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy are to merge to form a new organization, the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining."

 

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"SLR Group, the UK’s largest independent waste-management consultancy, has acquired Enviro Research Ltd, the Leicester-based air-quality monitoring consultancy."

 

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01 May 2002 | Asphalt & Surfacing

 

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01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

 

"Mettler-Toledo have launched Overdrive, a new weighbridge software that, they say, is easy to use and will save users time and money."

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01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

DISCUSSIONS between Volvo Construction Equipment and Komatsu Ltd have reached basic agreement regarding co-operation in the production and development of construction equipment components.

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01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

The very first Volvo B-series excavator, a 46-tonne EC460BLC, to head north of the border has been purchased by Leiths (Scotland) Ltd and has been put to work within the company’s contract...

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01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment are to establish a wholly owned subsidiary and manufacturing facility, Volvo Construction Equipment (China) Co.

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01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

 

"Over the past year Shering Weighing have continued their investment programme with the purchase of two new weighbridge calibration units at a cost of £250,000."

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THE new Aggregates Tax Sustainability Fund was officially launched last month by Environment Minister Michael Meacher as a way of helping reduce the environmental impact of primary aggregates...

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01 May 2002 | Plant & Equipment

 

Geith have recently introduced the Claw autolock quick-hitch which features a highly visible front-pin safety lock.

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