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Institute of Quarrying partnership with US industry

Links between the Institute of Quarrying in the UK and the quarrying industry in the USA are continuing to grow stronger following the latest meeting between them which saw agreement reached on new training and development courses launching in October 2016. A senior delegation from the Institute of Quarrying, led …

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Mercedes-Benz digs in with Leiths

Mercedes-Benz digs in with Leiths

The latest Mercedes-Benz additions to the fleet of quarrying, civil engineering and construction group Leiths were specified to maximise payloads, with fuel efficiency and safety also high on the Scottish operator’s priority list. The five Actros 2442 StreamSpace tractor units arrived via the Aberdeen branch of Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles, the …

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Terex Trucks provides rock-solid support at Zimbabwean quarries

Terex Trucks has supplied Davis Granite with its fourth rigid dump truck after its existing trucks proved their value, working at granite aggregate quarries in Bulawayo and Harare, Zimbabwe. Leading Zimbabwean granite aggregate producer Davis Granite has recently added a TR45 to its fleet of four Terex Trucks rigid haulers. …

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Terex Trucks good as gold in remote French Guiana mine

The efficiency and low maintenance of 15 Terex Trucks articulated haulers are proving vital for working in the remote and vast gold mine in Saint- Élie, French Guiana. Take a helicopter 30 minutes west from Cayenne, French Guiana, and deep amidst the forest you will quite literally have struck gold. …

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How secure is your site?

Director of OnGarde, Mike Fleck, discusses how to make sure your security investment is worthwhile. On-site collateral is a serious investment, and insurance premiums will reflect not only the value of your equipment, but also the measures you have taken to secure your site. Surprisingly, many businesses still have weak …

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Driving change at access vehicle safety training provider

A North East provider of health and safety training courses covering forklift, mobile plant and elevated working platform operations is the first in its sector to benefit from new self-assessment and improvement planning software to improve its readiness for Ofsted inspections. Health & Safety Training Ltd, which operates from an …

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