MHWmagazine

Powercell charges up the battery market

Powercell Industrial Battery Engineers Ltd has moved from its office in Coggeshall, Essex, to impressive new headquarters located close to Stanstead Airport and the M11/M25 links in Essex. This comes on top of a period of continued and impressive growth for the independent supplier of a wide range of motive …

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New Gateshead Waste facility opens this week

The new Path Head landfill site in Gateshead, which is owned and operated by SITA UK, will this week take its first load of waste. The site, which is a former quarry, is expected to be active for around ten years, and is located immediately to the south of the …

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£4.4m Skills Academy for Food and Drink to open in April

£The National Skills Academy for Food and Drink Manufacturing will open in April after receiving the go-ahead by the government today (Wednesday 31 January 2007). The culmination of more than two years of research, planning and development by leading employers, co-ordinated by Improve, the food and drink sector skills council, …

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M1/M6/A14 Junction bottleneck motorists misery mounts

The Freight Transport Association understands that the timetable for improvements to the M1/M6/A14 junction in Leicestershire has slipped and that work on improving this key strategic junction is now not likely to start until 2009. The Highways Agency's 2006/7 Business Plan included a target to hold a public inquiry into …

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Intermec Announces World-Class Medallion Complete Extended Service Contract

Reading, Berks – 31 January 2007 –Intermec Inc. recently announced Medallion Complete, a new world-class extended service coverage programme for Intermec data collection equipment. Available in 14 countries around the world, Medallion Complete covers eligible Intermec devices against incidental damage experienced in the work environment. Under normal industry practice, damage …

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WeeeCare first to WEEE compliance status

WeeeCare has become the first WEEE compliance scheme to win an EA licence for the administration of far-reaching new recycling regulations. Since the gates opened on the 2nd January 2007 for companies to apply for the EA's compliance to run WEEE removal schemes, several contenders have stepped forward. However, WeeeCare …

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