Two Tips for Those Who Need to Run a Construction Project During a Bout of Cold Weather

Posted on: 7 May 2019

If your construction project is due to take place during a bout of very cold weather, here is some advice that you might find useful. Make sure any cracks in the window panes of your heavy construction equipment are sealed up The window panes in the cabs of bulldozers, forklifts, cranes and excavators can sometimes develop cracks as a result of airborne stones and construction debris striking the glass as the equipment is driven across a building site. [Read More]

Understanding the inportance of height safety equipment inspections

Posted on: 25 February 2019

If you are operating at height then your safety must be of paramount importance. Working at height means trusting your life to the correct operation of your safety equipment so regular maintenance inspections of that gear should be a regular part of your routine. For too many individuals a height safety equipment inspection is relegated to a minor afterthought rather than being of first importance. The following will help you understand the basics of heigh safety equipment inspections. [Read More]

Top Tips During Earthmoving Equipment Hire

Posted on: 4 January 2019

Earthmovers refer to plant equipment used to excavate, level and move soil. They include graders, bulldozers, trenchers, excavators, backhoes, graders and pile drivers. Contractors often need these machines to complete various projects. If you are looking for earthmoving equipment hire services, below are a few useful tips. Decide what kind of earthmover you want Your scope of work will determine which type of earthmover you need. Although some earthmovers can perform similar roles, each machine has its specialty. [Read More]

Looking to Hire a Forklift? Here Are 3 Important Safety Tips for You

Posted on: 20 November 2018

On construction sites, no industrial equipment is more perfectly suited for lifting and moving materials and items over short distances and through short heights than forklift machines. If you're looking into forklift hire for a particular construction job, you'll need to think about forklift safety. Like other heavy construction equipment, forklifts can be potentially dangerous to operate, so prioritising safety is vital when using the equipment. There are many preventative steps you can take to ensure the safety of everyone involved in your forklift operations. [Read More]