Contractors World International Vol 5 No 2 - page 15

ContractorsWorld - International Vol 5No 2
xtreme weather has impacted
on many parts of the world in
recent months. Unprecedented
snowfalls and low temperatures across
vast areas of the USA caused chaos.
Countries across Europe have been inun-
datedwith exceptionally intense and pro-
longed periods of rain causing floods and
storm surges along coastal areas.
There is anarticle inour associatemag-
azine -
that looks at the industry's rapid response
to the emergencies.
In the last fewweeks, Spain’s northern
coast has suffered several storms from
the North Atlantic with many Spanish
provinces on high alert.With wind gusts
reaching 140 kmh, combined with heavy
and constant rain, several rivers have
caused flooding in cities along the north
Awide rangeofNewHolland
machines from large excavators
to small compactmachines,
havebeenhard atworks in
towns and cities across Europe
as they repair and clean-up
seawalls anddefences affected
by the recent storms andfloods.
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