In today’s show: Speculation surrounds Gwangju accident that killed nine people; the MP for Didcot has responded to our call for an end to the HSE investigation into the power station collapse that killed four; A breath of fresh air from Manitou; and McGee keeps on trucking with new city-friendly Scanias. All that PLUS a…Read moreRead more
In a break from our usual lighthearted fare, today’s show is dedicated entirely to the South Korea building collapse that has claimed the lives of at least nine people. The show contains dash-cam footage of the moment a five-storey building falls onto a bus. Viewer discretion is advised.
Veolia blows legs off UK’s industrial past. Veolia has carried out the successful collapse of the Ninian North oil platform. The explosive event took place at the Dales Voe decommissioning facility in Shetland that is operated by Veolia and Peterson. Built in Scotland in 1978, the Ninian platform is a 14,200 tonne steel structure that…Read moreRead more
In today’s show: Brown and Mason fells Rugeley Power Station cooling towers in Sunday spectacular; the double-edged sword of an uptick on construction demand; Kocurek’s Ron Callan officially retires; and CraneHub.net goes live. All that and more on The Break Fast Show.
The massive cooling towers of the former Rugeley Power Station are scheduled to be demolished via controlled explosion at 11.15 am on Sunday. DemolitionNews will be going live and – weather and technology permitting – will be broadcasting the implosion LIVE commencing at 11 am. Join us for this massive one-off event.
It’s boom time for Komatsu; Liebherr unveils new monster truck; and why the US should be proud and the UK ashamed of their accident investigation protocols. All that and more, on The Weekend Wrap.
The Construction Collective gang got back together again tonight for a feast of equipment film and chatter. In a packed show, we featured products from Bobcat, Engcon, FHOSS, Fuel Active, JCB, Plantforce, Volvo and many more besides.
In today’s show: A bounty of Bobcats; the UK construction industry shrugs off materials shortage threat; Liebherr unveils new monster truck; and we look ahead to the latest outing of the mighty Construction Collective. All that and more in The Break Fast Show. You can find a link to last night’s Bobcat live show here….Read moreRead more
The Bobcat name might be synonymous with its world-leading range of skid steer loaders. But, in recent years, the company has emerged as one of the sector’s true innovators. Bobcat recently unveiled a new range of Compact Wheel Loaders and Small Articulated Loaders. Together, these mean that Bobcat now offers the world’s largest range of…Read moreRead more
In today’s show: Engineers call for the demolition of the fire-ravaged Grenfell Tower; Travis Perkins raises concerns (and prices) over materials shortages; and a demolition contractor is required for a big project in Chester. We will also ask why it takes four times longer to investigate a power plant collapse in the UK than it…Read moreRead more