TEREX® MINERALS PROCESSING Systems launches the LARGE CAPACITY MJ47 Primary Jaw Module

Aug 28, 2014

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, August, 2014 – Terex Minerals Processing Systems (MPS) has launched the new MJ47 primary jaw crusher module, increasing the application capabilities and crushing capacity of its existing modular product range with their largest jaw module to date. The Terex® MJ47 jaw crusher module is designed for large quarries or contractors that want […]

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Manitou MRT Rotary the handling solution for Ullapool Harbour

Aug 27, 2014

When CEO and Harbourmaster at Ullapool Harbour Trust, Kevin Peach, was looking for a versatile loading machine, the Manitou MRT1850 Rotary was the perfect solution thanks to its ability to get close to the lifting area and, once positioned with the stabiliser legs deployed, it can easily lift loads in complete safety. Ullapool Harbour attracts […]

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BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA to move to a three-year cycle after 2015

Aug 27, 2014

Market-oriented cycle for Africa BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA’s organizers respond to industry’s wish Africa’s largest trade fair for the construction machinery and mining industry celebrated its premiere in 2013. The next BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA takes place at the Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC) from September 15 to 18, 2015. Following next year’s exhibition, BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA will […]

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9th Middle East CemenTrade Outlines Supply Demand Dynamics & Opportunities in GCC & Middle East Markets

Aug 26, 2014

The 9th Middle East CemenTrade summit will open on 28-29 October, 2014 in Dubai to a huge gathering of cement manufacturers and major stakeholders seeking opportunities emerging from the massive ‘Construction Boom’ in the region and the billion dollar infrastructure projects planned across the Middle East. Dubai, UAE (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Riding on waves of major international […]

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Edinburgh – Athens of the North – Part IV: New Town – Recent Developments

Aug 26, 2014

The focus of this article is on recent developments in the Edinburgh New Town and the key conservation issues. Management Plan Historic Scotland and the City of Edinburgh Council work closely on the management of the property. Edinburgh World Heritage Trust (EWHT) was established by the City Council and Historic Scotland through a merger between […]

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Edinburgh – Athens of the North – Part III: New Town City Planning History

Aug 26, 2014

“…from the C18 onwards (the Edinburgh New Town) had a far-reaching influence on European urban planning…” ~UNESCO * [image source] View of Edinburgh New Town Edinburgh’s New Town, forming part of the UNESCO World Heritage site, is argued to be the largest and best preserved example of Georgian town planning anywhere in the UK. This […]

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Edinburgh – Athens of the North – Part II: Old Town – Modern and Recent Developments

Aug 26, 2014

Modern and Recent developments in Edinburgh Old Town The focus of this article is on modern, post-modern and contemporary developments in Edinburgh Old Town, that is to say some of the major developments that post-date the life of Sir Patrick Geddes (1854 – 1932) with an area extending north of the Royal Mile to Chambers […]

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Edinburgh : Athens of the North : Part I – ‘Old Town’ Planning History

Aug 26, 2014

“…Edinburgh has been the Scottish capital since the C15. It has two distinct areas: the Old Town, dominated by a medieval fortress; and the neoclassical New Town… …The harmonious juxtaposition of these two contrasting historic areas, each with many important buildings, is what gives the city its unique character.” The dramatic topography of the Old […]

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“Lego House” Begins Construction

Aug 25, 2014

The “Lego House” has begun construction in the Danish town of Billund, home of famous toy giant the Lego Group. Construction began with the laying of six foundation stones designed to resemble the company’s iconic Lego bricks. The six foundation stones were laid by members of the family that own the Lego group, and were […]

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CPA Conference – UPDATE – New Speakers announced

Aug 22, 2014

The Construction Plant-hire Association – ‘The Future of Construction Plant Hire’ conference in 2014 – with guest speakers including, Philip White HSE. Planning and organising is well underway for the CPA Plant Conference which will take place on 23 October 2014 at Wyboston Lakes Conference Centre, near St Neots, Cambridgeshire. The purpose of the Conference is to […]

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Numerous key players already registered – bC India on firm ground despite difficult market

Aug 21, 2014

• bC India 2014 to occupy 120,000 square meters of space • Joint exhibits from seven countries Following the economic crisis of the past few years, now that India has formed a new government, once again its economy is characterized by an atmosphere of guarded optimism that is increasingly influencing India’s construction and construction-machinery sector. […]

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