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Contractors World - UK & Ireland 2011 Volume 1 Issue 2
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6 Out & About

Ipswich: Fork Rent take delivery of Union Jack JCB digger

Devizes: Case Material Handler twice as good for Grist Group.

London: AFI Machines At Work On Tower Bridge

Halstead: Finning UK completes first Cat Certified Hydraulic Rebuild

London: Mabey takes to the stage



9 Edinburgh - Contractors steps into Waverley role

Major improvements to Waverley Station’s Princes Street entrance are about to begin following Network Rail’s appointment of Morgan Sindall to deliver the project.


10 Oxford - PILETEC on the pull at Brookes University!

10 Oxford - PILETEC on the pull at Brookes University!

A 14 tonne capacity culvert-puller from Piletec, the piling division of leading ground engineering equipment hirer Groundforce, is among a range of highly specialised equipment employed during enabling works on a new £113 million development for Oxford Brookes University.

Handover of London 2012 Olympic Stadium11 LONDON - FEATURE ARTICLE

Handover of London 2012 Olympic Stadium

The main stadium has now been handed over as work makes fast progress on related structures.



14 Beleaguered construction industry battling on all fronts

The latest reports the by the Construction Plant Association (CPA) and Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) illustrate just how tough conditions are for the construction industry right now.

17 PLANTWORX - tremendous support from construction industry professionals17 PLANTWORX – tremendous support from construction industry professionals

Contractors World is proud to promote UK initiative by the CEA. Following the successful media launch of the new event the PLANTWORX team has announced its plans for a dedicated ‘Exhibitor Open Day’ on 5th May 2011 at Stoneleigh Park from 10.30 am.

26 An alternative way to write-off Plant and Machinery against tax

Part 2 of financing options for new plant and equipment


19 Land & Water show the way with their latest amphibious excavator 19 Land & Water show the way with their latest amphibious excavator

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