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Cover date August 2017

Published/on sale Friday 4th July 2017


SCRAPERS KOMATSU D155 The old-school method for stripping sites is a scraper box and dozer. SPECIAL ADAPTATIONS CAT 6015B A new benchmark for super high-reach demolition rig conversions in the UK.
SPECIAL REPORT DURANGO WHITE WATER The Editor reports on an unusual application for a Volvo excavator. MANUFACTURER UPDATE DOOSAN Graham Black reports from the Czech Republic on the news from Doosan.
RUNNING REPORT JCB 100C-1 An owner-operator’s progress with his new JCB 100C-1 midi-excavator. ATTACHMENTS CUSTOM GEITH The right attachment for a machine can lead to significant fuel savings.
RECYCLING MERCIAN SKIP The fleet of Hyundai machinery at work in a waste transfer station. SITE VISIT KEBLE COLLEGE Where a special 26-tonne compact-radius Liebherr excavator is at work.
MACHINES PAST & PRESENT HASIT Long-term equipment choices at a limestone quarry in the Czech Republic. SITE VISIT SILVERSTONE A look at the fleet of JCB machinery in use during the British Grand Prix.
MARKET REVIEW TELEHANDLERS The latest developments from leading manufacturers of telehandlers. MEN & MACHINES PETER KNIGHT At the age of 30, here’s one of the rising stars of the plant community.
PROCESSING COAL WASHING Banks Mining operation at Shotton boasts a new washing and screening plant. SITE VISIT KENTUCKY LIMESTONE Three Rivers Quarry is one of the largest in the American Midwest.
TECHNOLOGY COMPACTION MANAGEMENT Details of he latest developments in compaction management systems. EURO FOCUS SCRAPEDOZER Self-propelled muck-shifter that can double as a scraper and a dozer.
PLANT HIRE SELWOOD The history and current business of Selwood Plant Hire and Sales.

 

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