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Contractors World International - 2016 Vol 7 No 5

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Dual-Layer Paving Is First Choice

Dual-Layer Paving Is First Choice

Wirtgen SP 1500 efficiently paves exposed aggregate concrete on four job sites

Four job sites, four contractors, four German states, one paving method: Dual-layer concrete paving with the slipform paver SP 1500 from Wirtgen.

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Just the Drill For Aircraft Parking Bays

Just the Drill For Aircraft
Parking Bays

Phase 1 of a $10 billion upgrade for Melbourne International airport involved creating new aircraft parking bays.

These comprised 200,000 square meters of new concrete. The airport authority awarded the work to contractors, Fulton Hogan and McConnell Dowell, who subcontracted the concrete and formwork to Oak Park (Tullamarine) Pty Ltd.

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Worldwide panorama

  • France: Liebherr R 918 Crawler Excavator For Demolition Work
  • Hungary: Race Against Time For 2017 World Swimming Championships
  • Bahrain: Paving The Way For Future Habitat Development Options
  • Canada: Rental Firm Chooses Modulift Spreaders to Lift Kiln Sections
  • UK: Hewden Hits The Ground Running With Multitrack Ground-Guards
  • USA: No run of the mill mission near Miami
  • Abu Dhabi: Haulotte Exhibits at Le Louvre Museum

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Hinowa Makes Push With New Products - What's New In Plant & Equipment

What's New In
Plant & Equipment

A look at recent introductions from manufacturers around the world

  • New Cat 323F LN Excavator
  • Kobelco SK300LC-10 Excavator
  • ATLAS AK 66.3E Folding Crane
  • Komatsu’s largest-ever haul truck
  • New John Deere Hydraulic Coupler



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Loader Power For New Quarry As Demand Increases

Scott Construction Inc., Lake Delton, is one of Wisconsin’s leading asphalt surfacing companies, and the largest chip seal contractor in the state.

To support the amount of chip seal work the company performs throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota, the company began mining granite out of the new Pine Valley Quarry. This meant new material loaders.

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Record-Breaking Façade At Elevator Test Tower

Record-Breaking Façade At Elevator Test Tower

Construction work on ThyssenKupp’s elevator test tower in Rottweil is on track with the installation of the tower’s distinctive PTFE (Polytetrafluoroethylene)-glass façade, considered to be the highest project of its kind in the world.

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Composites & Alternative Solutions

Composites & Alternative Solutions

  • Composite Single Envelope Solution Will Be UK’s Greenest
  • UK Prefabricated Bridge For New Distribution Centre
  • Polycarbonate sheets protect art installation
  • New Rapid Road Repair Products
  • Watertight Case For Revamped Shopping Centre
  • Long-Lasting And Cost-Efficient Floor Sealant

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Other Articles

  • UK: Look back at raising the Mary Rose
  • Laos: Cranes Keep Dam Project On Schedule
  • Russia: Infrastructure project in Moscow
  • South Korea Construction Boom Demands Cranes
  • Moving A Massive TBM To Location
  • Earthquake-resistant cranes with new ISO standard
  • Increasing mine safety and productivity in China


Sennebogen Crane For Well Drilling


  • Groundforce unveils SheetMaster
  • Komatsu PC7000 mining shovel
  • Komatsu introduces D37EX/PX-24 Dozer
  • John Deere Cold Planer Attachment
  • Cat’s 950L and 962L Medium Wheel Loaders
  • New Cat Tilt Buckets
  • Sennebogen Crane For Well Drilling
  • Comansa CM1600 Series Tower Cranes
  • Chemical Resistant Solenoid Valves
  • Enerpac SPMT600 Transporter

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