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Why Is A Wheeled Excavator Known As A Rubber Duck?

Why Is A Wheeled Excavator Known As A Rubber Duck?

Why Is A Wheeled Excavator Known As A Rubber Duck?A fascinating aspect of heavy machinery and the worksites that they are used on is how quickly...

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When Dumper Trucks Require Caterpillar Tracks

When Dumper Trucks Require Caterpillar Tracks

When Dumper Trucks Require Caterpillar TracksIn the world of heavy equipment, different machines can do the same job in very different ways to...

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Demolition Plans Could Transform City Of London

Demolition Plans Could Transform City Of London

Demolition Plans Could Transform City Of LondonThe City of London has planned to knock down the old Museum of London for some time, hoping to...

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The Ultimate Rags-To-Riches Story Behind Sany

The Ultimate Rags-To-Riches Story Behind Sany

The Ultimate Rags-To-Riches Story Behind SanyWhilst a lot of heavy machinery is utilitarian in design, with a story that can be summarised as...

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The Mystery Of The Lost Two-In-One Machine

The Mystery Of The Lost Two-In-One Machine

The Mystery Of The Lost Two-In-One MachineThe vast majority of construction equipment is generally widely used, clear and utilitarian in its...

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What Was The World’s First Off-Road Tipper Lorry?

What Was The World’s First Off-Road Tipper Lorry?

What Was The World’s First Off-Road Tipper Lorry?Tipper lorries are fascinating in that whilst they have such a simple purpose, the mechanics...

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The Unexpected Origin Of Dump Trucks

The Unexpected Origin Of Dump Trucks

The Unexpected Origin Of Dump TrucksIt is difficult to think of a piece of heavy machinery as universally known as the dump truck, with everyone...

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What Was The World’s First Electric Digger?

What Was The World’s First Electric Digger?

What Was The World’s First Electric Digger?Over the past decade, construction firms have been increasingly mindful of their carbon footprint,...

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What Are Long-reach Excavators Used For?

What Are Long-reach Excavators Used For?

What Are Long-reach Excavators Used For?Choosing the right machinery for your project is essential, as it can make the difference between hitting...

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The Importance Of Equipment Maintenance

The Importance Of Equipment Maintenance

The Importance Of Equipment MaintenanceAccess equipment, including boom lifts, scissor lifts and aerial work platforms, plays a pivotal role...

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The Early Origins Of Elevated Work Platforms

The Early Origins Of Elevated Work Platforms

The Early Origins Of Elevated Work PlatformsAs warehouses, supply chains and construction sites are only getting taller, increasingly capable...

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Could Investment Summit Bring NI Construction Boom?

Could Investment Summit Bring NI Construction Boom?

Could Investment Summit Bring NI Construction Boom?Northern Ireland could be about to benefit from some major new investment, which could keep...

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Northern Ireland Schools Face Crumbling Concrete Checks

Northern Ireland Schools Face Crumbling Concrete Checks

Northern Ireland Schools Face Crumbling Concrete ChecksAll of Northern Ireland’s schools are to be checked urgently amid concerns that the...

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Report Proposes Huge All-Ireland Rail Expansion

Report Proposes Huge All-Ireland Rail Expansion

Report Proposes Huge All-Ireland Rail ExpansionA huge expansion of the rail network across the whole island of Ireland has been proposed in a...

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What Machinery Is Required For Landscaping?

What Machinery Is Required For Landscaping?

What Machinery Is Required For Landscaping? Companies thinking about getting landscaping done on their premises might want to consider the...

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What License Do You Need In Order To Operate A Scissor Lift?

What License Do You Need In Order To Operate A Scissor Lift?

What License Do You Need To Operate A Scissor Lift?An electric scissor lift is an increasingly essential part of warehouses and distribution...

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Has Belfast Got A North-South Construction Divide?

Has Belfast Got A North-South Construction Divide?

Has Belfast Got A North-South Construction Divide?Belfast has had its historic divides based on identity, but it seems the latest difference...

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Who Created The First Modern Dump Truck?

Who Created The First Modern Dump Truck?

Who Created The First Modern Dump Truck?If you ask anyone on the street to name off of the top of their head a piece of construction equipment, dump...

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When Plant Machinery Played The Largest Jenga Game

When Plant Machinery Played The Largest Jenga Game

When Plant Machinery Played The Largest Jenga GameThere are so many reasons why individuals and companies alike invest in plant machinery...

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How A Strange Hiss Changed Platform Lifts

How A Strange Hiss Changed Platform Lifts

How A Strange Hiss Changed Platform LiftsWith the increasing demands of many warehouses and the only way to get more space without considerable...

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What Types Of Plant Machinery Are Used In Construction?

What Types Of Plant Machinery Are Used In Construction?

What Types Of Plant Machinery Are Used In Construction?The construction industry utilises a wide range of equipment, vehicles and tools in order...

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Why Are Aerial Platforms Called Cherry Pickers?

Why Are Aerial Platforms Called Cherry Pickers?

Why Are Aerial Platforms Called Cherry Pickers?Construction equipment regularly receives rather unique nicknames, but one of the oddest nicknames...

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The Best Construction Equipment For Landscaping Projects

The Best Construction Equipment For Landscaping Projects

The Best Construction Equipment For Landscaping ProjectsLandscaping projects can be made a whole lot easier if you have the right equipment....

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What Is The Largest Self-Propelled Boom Lift In The World?

What Is The Largest Self-Propelled Boom Lift In The World?

What Is The Largest Self-Propelled Boom Lift In The World?The hunt for the world’s largest boom lift has led to a surprisingly large...

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How Has Construction Equipment Evolved Over Time

How Has Construction Equipment Evolved Over Time

How Has Construction Equipment Evolved Over TimeConstruction equipment may seem like a modern invention, however, machines have been in use since...

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Windsor Framework ‘To Cut Construction Costs’

Windsor Framework ‘To Cut Construction Costs’

Windsor Framework ‘To Cut Construction Costs’The passing of the Windsor Framework to revise the Northern Ireland protocol at Westminster...

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Antrim Property Takes Home Of The Year Title

Antrim Property Takes Home Of The Year Title

Antrim Property Takes Home Of The Year Title A property in County Antrim has picked up the coveted RTE Home of the Year award, having been...

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Remembering A Scissor Lift Pioneer

Remembering A Scissor Lift Pioneer

Remembering A Scissor Lift PioneerIn an era of plant machinery that has seen a rapid evolution of the size, scope and versatility of the electric...

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Builders To Be Added To Shortage Occupation List?

Builders To Be Added To Shortage Occupation List?

Builders To Be Added To Shortage Occupation List? In an interesting development for those in the construction industry this week (March 13th),...

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Who Invented The Scissor Platform Lift?

Who Invented The Scissor Platform Lift?

Who Invented The Scissor Platform Lift?As the demands for logistics and warehouse management have grown, so have the technologies and tools that...

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E-Drive for Genie slab scissor lifts

E-Drive for Genie slab scissor lifts

Named the E-Drive system, world leading access platform manufacturer Genie are introducing a new AC direct electric wheel motor drive system...

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