Uses of Concrete in Construction and Why It Remains the Most Popular Building Material

Concrete wall

Uses of Concrete in Construction and Why It Remains the Most Popular Building Material Concrete is the single most widely used construction material in the world. This basic mix of sand, gravel aggregate, and water has been the base of some of man’s most impressive architectural constructions since the Egyptians, the Romans, and perhaps even …

Construction Lighting Requirements and What You Need to Know

Construction site at night

Construction Lighting Requirements and What You Need to Know ‘Employers, the self-employed and people in control of non-domestic properties have a duty to ensure that lighting is safe and does not pose a health risk to employees and others who use their premises.’ For construction sites to work effectively and safely, it is important that …

What is a Telehandler and What are they Used For?

What is a Telehandler? Otherwise known as a telescopic handler, this is a highly versatile lifting machine that’s predominantly used within construction industry. They’re commonly known for lifting pallet boards and moving heavy loads to high up, tough to reach areas. What are Telehandlers Used for? Most modern models now have combined capabilities to make …

Plant Hire Guide: What Type of Construction Machinery You Need

Plant Hire Bulldozer

Plant Hire Guide: What Type of Construction Machinery You Need Plant hire is extremely beneficial for any construction project, helping you achieve your milestones as scheduled. Plant hire or heavy equipment can be divided into four main categories: Earth-moving equipment Material handling Construction equipment Construction vehicles There are many types of plant hire that are …