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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