The Chartered Institute of Building issued a report a couple of years ago identifying the most common forms of crime in the construction industry. They identify theft and vandalism as a contribution to the UK Construction Industry suffering millions of pounds worth of losses every year. It isn’t just the crime that causes costs, it is the increased insurance premiums and project delays that are associated with it.
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Before undertaking any type of major construction it is important to survey the area. Key things to consider will be the current conditions of the site, existing buildings, underground infrastructure such as pipes and cabling, confirming the exact locations of new structures and referencing anything to be aware of before embarking on a project.
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Without a concrete mixer hire, mixing concrete is a laborious task. You need to be fairly fit and strong to get a good result with hand-mixed concrete. When mixing concrete by hand, you also need to work quickly to reduce the chance of the concrete setting before it has been applied.
Continue reading 5 Scientific reasons you should hire a concrete mixer today
Using a plate compactor (sometimes referred to as a wacker plate) to compound the sub base for patios, paving and driveways creates a professional result that looks better and retains its integrity, staying stronger for longer.
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Drilling or demolishing concrete can be a difficult task. It is important to consider the size of the job and what you actually need to achieve in order to choose the correct tools. Continue reading Struggling to break through? Why not hire a breaker
If you need to move large quantities of rubble, earth or materials then consider Swivel Dumper Hire from Mr Plant Hire London. Continue reading Move it fast with a Swivel Dumper
In 1882, Sir W.G Armstrong & Company built the first known part-hydraulic excavator in England. Using water to operate the hydraulic functions, this early machine helped build the Hull docks. It used water to operate the hydraulic functions and cables to operate the bucket. This early invention wasn’t particularly successful but it was a step forward. Continue reading Efficient, Environmentally Friendly Excavators for Hire
Telehandlers are versatile, they act as a crane, a tractor and a forklift truck, all in one machine. Suitable for many purposes and capable of carrying a range of loads, Telehandlers for hire may be the ideal solution for you. Continue reading The Machine That Does It All – Telehandler Hire
If you’re travelling around London, you’ll notice that powered access solutions, such as cherry pickers and scissor lifts, now litter the London skyline alongside cranes and scaffolding. Continue reading How are powered access solutions changing the construction industry in London?
The Genie Superlift is one of our most popular industrial lifts. With its multitude of useful features, the popularity of Genie Superlift hire among our customers doesn’t come as a great surprise. Carefully designed to offer maximum lifting strength in a single, convenient, and user-friendly piece of kit, the Genie Superlift offers everything you need from a manual lift. Continue reading 5 Reasons the Genie Superlift hire is so popular