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Teamwork for difficult Coffs Harbour precast job

Teamwork for difficult Coffs Harbour precast jobLock icon2

Coffs City Cranes (CCC) was engaged by builder R&D Spagnolo to erect 34 tilt-up panels at the Wet Seal Development in Forge Drive, Coffs Harbour (NSW).

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Rock Trade industries aims for full resource utilisation at quarry

Rock Trade industries aims for full resource utilisation at quarryLock icon2

While sandstone extraction for dimension block at Helidon (QLD) has a history going back more than a century, Scotbar Pty Ltd, trading as Rock Trade Industries (RTI), has a thoroughly modern approach to this, with a focus on sustainability.

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Building a stronger business

Building a stronger businessLock icon2

Cash is king in any industry, but this is especially true for the construction sector.

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Earthmoving and construction takes centre stage at DDT Expo 2018

Earthmoving and construction takes centre stage at DDT Expo 2018Lock icon2

The earthmoving and construction industry were on show with more than 200 exhibitors and stands crammed with all the latest technology being featured during the first day of the 2018 National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo at Penrith Panthers' lakeside grounds in Sydney's west.

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Hadrian X robot on track

Hadrian X robot on trackLock icon2

Australian robotic technology company Fast Brick Robotics (FBR) recently announced that its world's first Hadrian X construction robotic is on track to be fully assembled this quarter with the most technically complex component of the build already constructed, tested and fitted.

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A tale of precision and control

A tale of precision and controlLock icon2

Miley Cyrus, American teen idol and daughter of Achy Breaky Heart singer Billy Ray Cyrus, may have made the wrecking ball a symbol of popular culture (if you're a kid of the 90s that is) but we all know that the humble wrecking ball has become more of a myth at construction sites.

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Adopting digital technology - a noble cause?

Adopting digital technology - a noble cause?Lock icon2

How many times have we heard the terms "traditional" and "conservative" used to described the lifting and rigging industry in the context of digitalisation? Far too many times. But what does it take for the sector to jump on the digital revolution band wagon and is it worth it?

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All buildings talk. It's time we started listening

All buildings talk. It's time we started listeningLock icon2

Visit any Australian capital city today and you will quickly find yourself crane spotting.

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UK's largest flat-top crane working on Heathrow Airport hotel project

UK's largest flat-top crane working on Heathrow Airport hotel projectLock icon2

Rental company City Lifting supplies a Linden Comansa tower crane model 21LC750 with maximum load capacity of 50 tonnes for the construction of a hotel at Heathrow Airport's west of London.

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Tomorrow's drones: right here, right now

Tomorrow's drones: right here, right nowLock icon2

JAR Aerospace (JAR) is a young Sydney-based company with a vision to expand from aerospace into the space industry within five years (large-scale data collection from space); and a current activity of developing and manufacturing customisable Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS).

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