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JACOB (UK) QuickConnect Modular Pipework

JACOB QuickConnect is the modern solution for custom designed and built modular pipework with easily connected bends, segments and pipe sections, manufactured in 1-3mm thicknesses, all with pressure tight connections. Each component has a machine-lipped end which, when fitted with a specially designed “U” shaped gasket and Quick-Connect pull-ring, creates a 3-bar overpressure certified connection. Air movement within a JACOB... Read More
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British Salt employees praise DISAB’s CompVac™

Tata Chemicals-owned British Salt, which is the UK's leading manufacturer of pure dried vacuum salt products, has been using a DISAB CompVac™ in its Middlewich plant to provide the most effective and efficient cleaning and waste removal solution yet used. One of the most modern and eco-efficient plants of its type in Europe, Middlewich is geared around manufacturing products which... Read More
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TEREX PORT SOLUTIONS LAUNCHES NEW-GENERATION LIFT TRUCKS

Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has launched its new generation Liftace™ 5-31 reach stacker, which is the first of five new machines to be introduced by TPS in the next few months. The launch of the Liftace™ 5-31 reach stacker will be followed by the introduction of four new Stackace™ empty container handlers in the near future. The new products combine the strengths... Read More
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Demag V-type crane triumphs in Red Dot Awards

Award success at prestigious product design competition  International recognition for the unique crane girder design  Second award for the V-type design The Demag V-type crane has won the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015, which is a major worldwide award scheme for product innovation. The international judging panel, comprising designers, design professors and trade journalists from 25 nations, made the... Read More
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Hirer reaches new heights with £5 million JCB deal

A South East plant hire specialist has invested in a fleet of more than 100 new JCB Loadall telescopic handlers in a deal worth £5 million. The order includes five of JCB’s new 20-metre 540-200 models. Morden-based B&T Plant Hire, which has recorded growth of 30% over the past three years, has ordered the machines to gear up for even... Read More
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Mantsinen 200M HybriLift promises greater handling productivity

A new mobile crane, that's revolutionising the way goods are unloaded at ports has been launched in the UK and Ireland to offer operators unrivalled efficiency and flexibility. The Mantsinen 200M HybriLift has the longest reach of any piece of wheel-mounted hydraulic materials handling equipment and is now available exclusively through materials handling specialists, Cooper Handling Group and offers a... Read More
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Doosan Industrial Vehicle’s 7-Series Big Trucks enter production

The largest forklift trucks in Doosan Industrial Vehicle’s 7-Series range have started rolling off the production line, bringing to market 10 tonne to the mighty 16 tonne trucks, combining power and performance. Built at the company’s state-of-the-art production facility in South Korea, the D100S-7 to D160S-7 models are ideally suited to demanding industrial environments including heavy manufacturing, mining, construction and... Read More
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Terex Port Solutions launches first of its new-generation lift trucks

    Terex® Liftace™ 5-31 reach stacker debuts; Stackace™ empty container handlers to follow Terex Port Solutions (TPS) presents the first machines of its new-generation lift trucks. The Terex® Liftace™ 5-31 reach stacker is the first machine to be launched. Four models of the new Terex® Stackace™ empty container handler will follow in the spring. The common feature of all these... Read More
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PRECIA MOLEN innovation optimises aggregate process for LAFARGE

LAFARGE Group’s latest investment at Signes Quarry in France demonstrates the company’s strong commitment to an innovative strategy of plant automation and includes a fully automated loading and weighing system designed to meet the diverse needs of the quarry. From the outset of this high profile project Lafarge appointed their build partners with care commissioning leading weighing specialist PRECIA MOLEN... Read More