Articles by Sarah Ann McCay

New commercial director for A-Plant
Published on: 19 October, 2014
Dave Harris joins UK rental firm with a remit to drive business forward
Engine emission impact
Published on: 14 October, 2014
With the Stage IV/Tier 4 Final emissions laws coming into force, engine manufacturers have been hard at work to meet tough pollution limits. iC takes a closer look at some of the new, lean, clean and efficient engines hitting the market.
Set and forget portable power
Published on: 02 September, 2014
Generators and compressors are evolving into streamlined, efficient, quiet machines, which contractors can simple switch on and forget about.
High-rise construction
Published on: 02 September, 2014
As the world’s 100th super-tall building tops out, suppliers to the high-rise construction sector are raising their game to ensure their technology keeps up with ambition.
FEATURE: Quarrying efficiency
Published on: 25 July, 2014
In quarrying, efficient extraction is all about choosing the right mobile equipment and crushing and screening set-up.
FEATURE: Mixing technology
Published on: 25 July, 2014
Faster production, quicker set up and lower emissions – mixing technology is moving forward at a rapid pace.
New telehandler safety guidance from CPA
Published on: 07 July, 2014
Industry association offers free download on the use of telehanders for lifting and travelling with suspended loads
New Holland launches FleetForce app
Published on: 04 July, 2014
New iPad app enables fleet managers to view stats on performance, fuel usage, location and more while on the go
Liugong enters R&D programme with Polish University
Published on: 04 July, 2014
Liugong Machinery and Poland’s Rzeszów University of Technology establish technical exchange programme
New London bridge design unveiled
Published on: 04 July, 2014
Arup and HOK reveal Bridge East London, designed to provide link for people living and working in the east of the city
Profits down at Balfour Beatty’s engineering sector
Published on: 03 July, 2014
Contractor continues to feel the bite of UK construction downturn
New CEO starts at Kier Group
Published on: 03 July, 2014
Contractor announces order book worth €3.3 billion for second half as new CEO takes over
Revenue up for Persimmon
Published on: 03 July, 2014
UK homebuilder sees revenues jump 33% in first half, while number of completed homes increases by 28%
First half slide for Carillion
Published on: 03 July, 2014
UK contractor says first half revenue and orders down on 2013 figures
ADB funds Assam power development
Published on: 03 July, 2014
Loan approved for work on a new hydropower plant as well as the upgrade and replacement of existing power infrastructure
Skanska wins LA underground contract
Published on: 03 July, 2014
Contractor to build underground transitway as part of joint venture in deal worth US$ 574 million
Sustained growth for KB Home
Published on: 02 July, 2014
US homebuilder reports revenue increases for second quarter and first half of 2014, as backlog hits US$ 1 billion
Mylift Sweden picks Bravi again
Published on: 02 July, 2014
Scandinavian rental firm purchases a number of Leonardo HD (heavy duty) access platforms from Italian manufacturer Bravi during APEX 2014
Manlift to offer Middle East training courses
Published on: 02 July, 2014
UAE sales and rental firm to offer IPAF and PASMA training courses to Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) members
Lynch adds to Terex fleet
Published on: 02 July, 2014
UK rental company adds six TA300 articulated haulers to its 30-strong fleet of Terex Trucks
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