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CPA’s bright Stars shine

CPA’s bright Stars shine

12 July 2024

The winners of the CPA Stars of the Future Awards recognising the most promising apprentices and trainees in the construction plant industry were announced during a ceremony at the Heart of En…

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JCB adds AI cameras

JCB adds AI cameras

10 July 2024

JCB has launched a pedestrian recognition system using artificial intelligence (AI) designed to reduce the risk of harm and injury to workers on UK construction sites.

Called Intellisens…

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TP appointments

TP appointments

10 July 2024

Travis Perkins has appointed Pete Redfern as Chief Executive Officer with effect from 16 September 2024. He succeeds Nick Roberts, who will step down on the same day.

Pete Redfern previo…

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Takeuchi two-tonner

Takeuchi two-tonner

9 July 2024

On its stand at the recent Hillhead plant and machinery exhibition, Takeuchi gave the first UK public viewing of its new TB320 mini excavator, a 2-tonne addition to its stylish 3 series range.…

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Uprated Develon mini

Uprated Develon mini

8 July 2024

New from Develon is the DX10Z-7 1-tonne zero tail swing mini excavator, which offers improved performance compared with the previous DX10Z model it replaces.

The machine has a 7.6kW (10.…

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Labour landslide: industry comments

Labour landslide: industry comments

5 July 2024

Following Labour’s landslide victory in yesterday’s general election, the HAE has called for the party to stand behind the previous government’s full expensing pledge after i…

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Sunbelt’s charity drive

Sunbelt’s charity drive

4 July 2024

Sunbelt Rentals UK & Ireland’s recent annual Charity Golf Day has raised more than £36,000 for three charities.

Hosted at JCB Golf and Country Club, the event brought tog…

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