Cover date April 2018
Published/on sale Friday 2nd March 2017
|RECYCLING CASE CX290D MH John Wade Group’s fleet of the latest Case CX290D material handlers.||EXTREME MACHINE IRISH RH120 Huge face shovel is proving its worth at Hudson Bros’ Blessington Quarry.|
|TECHNOLOGY STEELWRIST The UK’s first Steelwrist X Control tilty factory-fitted on a JCB Hydradig.||SITE VISIT HOLMAN MINE The last place you would expect to find a telehandler hard at work.|
|EDITORIAL COMMENT TILT-ROTATORS The Editor’s views on the increasing uptake of tilt-rotators in the UK.||MARKET REVIEW TILT-ROTATORS The variety of makes and models of tilt-rotators currently available.|
|FLEET FOCUS GEOFF COOKE E. Midlands plant hire firm’s pair of Volvo EC140s with Rototilt tilt-rotators.||MEN & MACHINES WILLIE COYNE The latest 4CX backhoe in the hands of a very experienced operator.|
|SITE VISIT YORK DRAINAGE A pair of new excavators put to work to help to prevent flooding in York.||ATTACHMENTS TILTING COUPLERS A more versatile alternative to the use of traditional tilting buckets.|
|FACTORY VISIT ENGCON Graham Black reports from Engcon’s tilt-rotator factory in Sweden.||ATTACHMENTS ATLAS COPCO Construction and mining attachment ranges rebranded to Epiroc.|
|FACTORY VISIT THWAITES Graham Black reports on the operation of this long-established factory.||EURO FOCUS GRAVEL DIGGERS Dutch machinery at work on a river-widening project in Belgium.|
|FLEET FOCUS HILLTOP QUARRIES The latest machine choices of a leading Irish crushing and screening operation.||CLASSIC WORKING SCRAPERS Sometimes the tried-and-tested methods of muck-shifting are the best.|
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