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by Chris Achilles
Tue Jun 28, 2022 8:50 am
Forum: Sustainability
Topic: First Electric Concrete Mixing Truck
Replies: 0
Views: 24

First Electric Concrete Mixing Truck

Wont be long before we see more of these types of trucks.

https://www.constructionenquirer.com/20 ... xer-truck/
by Chris Achilles
Fri Jun 10, 2022 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Modular Homes Produce Less CO2
Replies: 0
Views: 77

Modular Homes Produce Less CO2

Interesting Article on the Building Website Modular Homes produce 45% Less CO2. https://www.building.co.uk/news/modular-construction-emits-45-less-carbon-than-traditional-methods-report-finds/5117779.article?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Daily%20Building%20%20Daily%20news&utm_content=Daily%2...
by Chris Achilles
Wed Jun 01, 2022 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: HS2 7000T Bridge Building Machine
Replies: 0
Views: 92

HS2 7000T Bridge Building Machine

Serious bit of Kit - Well worth a read and a watch of the video.

https://www.constructionenquirer.com/20 ... ion-video/
by Chris Achilles
Wed May 25, 2022 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: CROSS-AUS - Importance of Site Visits
Replies: 0
Views: 95

CROSS-AUS - Importance of Site Visits

Interesting Article From CROSS-AUS regarding the importance of regular Site Visits.

https://www.cross-safety.org/aus/safety ... t=20211214
by Chris Achilles
Mon Apr 25, 2022 8:34 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: 3D Printed Turbines on Site
Replies: 0
Views: 209

3D Printed Turbines on Site

This is an interesting article on 3D printing of Wind Turbine components.

https://www.globalconstructionreview.co ... s-on-site/

Things are certainly moving fast in the 3D printing world.

Thanks to Brian Street for passing on this.
by Chris Achilles
Mon Apr 11, 2022 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: 3D Printed Army Barracks
Replies: 0
Views: 195

3D Printed Army Barracks

The US Army has begun work on three printed barracks in Texas that it says will be the largest such structures in the western hemisphere. See the link below for more information.

https://www.globalconstructionreview.co ... -and-time/
by Chris Achilles
Mon Mar 21, 2022 3:21 pm
Forum: Safety
Topic: Safety Alert for Balconies
Replies: 0
Views: 262

Safety Alert for Balconies

See the link below for useful information on safety of balconies.

https://www.cross-safety.org/sites/defa ... nies_1.pdf
by Chris Achilles
Mon Mar 21, 2022 3:18 pm
Forum: Safety
Topic: Cross News Letter 63
Replies: 0
Views: 209

Cross News Letter 63

See the link below for the latest CROSS report No 63

https://www.cross-safety.org/sites/defa ... ter_63.pdf
by Chris Achilles
Wed Sep 22, 2021 6:59 am
Forum: Safety
Topic: Cross New Letter 62
Replies: 0
Views: 1988

Cross New Letter 62

Always worth a read. Latest CROSS News Letter link below.

https://www.cross-safety.org/sites/defa ... ter-62.pdf
by Chris Achilles
Wed Sep 22, 2021 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KDC Safely Demolish a 100m Tall Oil Rig
Replies: 0
Views: 2031

KDC Safely Demolish a 100m Tall Oil Rig

See the link below for an impressive view of how KDC demolished a 100m tall Oil Rig.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=29tNV5nBR4I

Blowing the legs off the UK's industrial past
by Chris Achilles
Thu Jul 01, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Safety
Topic: Cross News Letter 61
Replies: 0
Views: 1686

Cross News Letter 61

See the link below to the latest Cross News Letter 61

https://www.cross-safety.org/sites/defa ... ter-61.pdf
by Chris Achilles
Fri Nov 13, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: New
Topic: 287 - Roof Access for Plant Installation
Replies: 0
Views: 2323

287 - Roof Access for Plant Installation

287 - Roof Access for Plant Installation
http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00287.pdf
Thanks to Chris Brightman White of The Austin Company for this submission.
by Chris Achilles
Fri Nov 13, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: New
Topic: 286 - Peco Lift Side Guards
Replies: 0
Views: 2119

286 - Peco Lift Side Guards

286 - Peco Lift Side Guards
http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00286.pdf
Thanks to Ian McDonald of Overbury Ltd for this submission.