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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Noise-control regulations require the workplace to be surveyed regularly to identify harmful noise levels and to determine the noise exposure of each individual.

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01 October 2000 | Safety, Health & Environment

Earlier this year the Health and Safety Executive launched a new electronic product designed to manage the risks from hand-arm vibration (HAV) arising from the use of hand-held power tools.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

The high level of safeguarding provided by Guardmaster's Trojan 6, Trojan GD2, MT-GD2 and TLS-GD2 safety interlock switches has been enhanced with the introduction of a new sliding-bolt actuator...

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Where a mechanical portable decelerometer fails to provide hard-copy test results and a roller brake tester is price-prohibitive, the new Bowmonk 2000 may offer a solution.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

The British Geological Survey's Transport Properties Research Laboratory (TPRL) in Nottingham is currently using a Squirrel 1600 data logger from Grant Instruments in a three-year landfill-...

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Atlas Copco have introduced a new large portable air compressor which has been designed for operation at three different pressure levels.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Mettler-Toledo's latest weighbridges are fitted with digital Powercell load-cells, removing the downtime and repair costs associated with storm damage.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

John Wainwright & Co. Ltd have taken delivery of a Volvo L220D loading shovel for their face-loading operations at Moons Hill Quarry, near Shepton Mallet.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Stac-a-Truc of Thatcham have recently supplied a new fleet of Samsung forklift trucks to CED to help cope with a growing demand for their natural stone products.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Version 8 of LSS terrain-modelling software is now available from McCarthy Taylor Systems Ltd.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Following a worldwide distributor agreement with ScanSafe of Norway, Hydratight Sweeney are launching an intelligent sensor for lifetime monitoring of critical bolt applications in the quarrying...

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Marubeni-Komatsu have recently delivered a Komatsu WA500-3 wheel loader and a pair of HD405-6 rigid dumptrucks to Hanson Aggregates' Vaynor Quarry in South Wales.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

The EngineGuard engine-protection system from Agriemach uses high-tech sensor technology to prevent engine failure caused by overheating.

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Following an eight-month trial of an RDS Loadmaster 8000, Imerys Minerals Ltd purchased a further 10 units for use on loading shovels in the company's stores and for loading bulk china clay into...

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01 October 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Andrews Survey are now offering heavy-duty hydraulic vibrocorers for continuous, relatively undisturbed samples of 6m plus in length.

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