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Crossrail - First spray concrete lined tunnels completed

Crossrail - First spray concrete lined tunnels completed

The project’s first two sprayed concrete tunnels have been constructed under Finsbury Circus in the City of London.

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HillheadPlenty to see at Hillhead 2012

Next month the high point of the summer for the extractive and heavy construction industries arrives once again at Tarmac’s Hillhead Quarry, near Buxton, in Derbyshire.

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Historic moment as bridge reunites community

Birse Civils, a Balfour Beatty Company, has installed the main beams of Cumbria County Council’s £11.17 million reconstruction of Northside Bridge in Workington, over the River Derwent.

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  • Komatsu celebrates with impressive display of new machines
  • New Holland to showcase Tier 4i offering
  • Case Brings Rodeo Competition To Hillhead 2012
  • JCB to show mighty and mini products
  • Two UK Debuts from Liebherr-Great Britain
  • TEK Seating – making driver comfort and safety a priority
  • New Doosan and Bobcat Products
  • A Show of Power at Hillhead for ArcGen Hilta
  • Efficient large scale dust suppression systems from Corgin
  • Huge CAT 6030 mining excavator centrepiece at Finning
  • New tandem rollers and debut for milling machine from Bomag
  • Bell to unveil E-Series ADT at Hillhead
  • New to Hillhead, filtration specialists, AB Components
  • Contractors World at Hillhead

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  • JCB post record financial results
  • CECA sees glimmers of hope with a but . . .
  • Construction Equipment Showcase gets the thumbs up from Business Minister
  • Construction downward trend continues
  • Commitment to Long-Term Future of UK Energy is Welcome
  • Fuel Costs Threaten Infrastructure Recovery
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