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Hawk Plant Hire goes into administration

The Hawk group of plant hire companies has gone into administration. According to the Group the liquidation of facilities management company Carillion a year ago was partly to blame for its demise. The group which is based in northwest Shropshire is one of the largest independent plant hire companies in …

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What if we could use mushrooms to warm our homes? Or use shape-memory alloys to make our infrastructure more sustainable? Volvo Construction Equipment takes a look at some of the future technology with the potential to radically transform the way we build. 1. CROSS-LAMINATED TIMBER Wood has been a construction material …

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Bobcat Telehandler at Europe’s Largest Leisure Marina

A new Bobcat T35.105 telehandler is playing an important role working on the quays and pontoons of the La Rochelle leisure marina in France, the largest of its type in Europe. On a daily basis, irrespective of the weather, at least one of the eight drivers at the port management …

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