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Previous Posts - June 2024

Advice on sourcing HVO

Advice on sourcing HVO

28 June 2024

A new report produced by the Action Sustainability consultancy exploring the sourcing of HVO fuel was published recently by the Supply Chain Sustainability School aimed at organisations commit…

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ACEs high for Trime

ACEs high for Trime

27 June 2024

ACE Plant has expanded its fleet of Trime lighting towers with the addition of 40 of the manufacturer’s X-ECO Hybrid Lithium units, complementing the hirer’s existing fleet of 60 X…

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Research into greener roads

Research into greener roads

27 June 2024

Aston University civil engineering experts are teaming up with construction and surfacing company Miles Macadam to help make road surfaces more sustainable.

The university has entered a…

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JCB shows hydrogen power

JCB shows hydrogen power

25 June 2024

On its stand at the Hillhead quarrying and construction machinery show in Buxton today, JCB gave the first public viewing of a generator powered by a hydrogen combustion engine.

As previ…

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Makita newcomers

Makita newcomers

25 June 2024

Makita has added a new cordless shear wrench to its 40VMax XGT platform.

The WT001G, pictured above, has a fastening capacity of up to 250 M22 bolts in one charge when used with a 4.0Ah…

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Tarmac trials EV tipper

Tarmac trials EV tipper

24 June 2024

Building materials provider Tarmac is trialling an all-electric tipper truck in Walsall, West Midlands.

Working with London-based electric truck manufacturer Tevva alongside tipper body…

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Prolectric shines through

Prolectric shines through

24 June 2024

Prolectric Services used its presence at Rail Live last week to demonstrate the environmentally friendly virtues of its temporary solar lighting and solar hybrid power products that can be use…

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AFC increases power

AFC increases power

18 June 2024

AFC Energy, which specialises in hydrogen power generation technologies, reports that it has successfully delivered its highest power rated 200kW H-Power Generator to date, utilising its lates…

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Costain hydrogen refuelling project

Costain hydrogen refuelling project

18 June 2024

Costain has been selected by Wales & West Utilities (WWU) to lead a study exploring how hydrogen refuelling stations can be integrated into the UK’s existing gas network.

The r…

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Sunbelt’s hydrogen journey

Sunbelt’s hydrogen journey

17 June 2024

Phil Parker, CEO of Sunbelt Rentals UK & Ireland, recently issued an update on the company’s journey with hydrogen as an environmentally friendly power source.

Phil, pictured b…

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Trime filter system delivers success

Trime filter system delivers success

17 June 2024

Crushing and screening specialist Banner Contracts has invested in a Trime-manufactured X-60 water separation and filtration tank solution.

The treatment system pumps contaminated water…

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Prolectric on track

Prolectric on track

17 June 2024

Prolectric Services is exhibiting at Rail Live, the UK’s largest rail plant show, being held this week at Porterbrook’s Long Marston Rail Innovation Centre on 19 and 20 June. The o…

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Husqvarna vacuums tackle tree pest problem

Husqvarna vacuums tackle tree pest problem

1 June 2024

The Forestry Commission is urging the public to be vigilant for any sightings of oak processionary moth caterpillars, a tree pest which can strip oak trees of their foliage and leave them susc…

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Going underground

Going underground

1 June 2024

A renovation project involving underground work at Munich railway station has benefited from using battery powered machinery.

Directly below the platforms, the underground foundations h…

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