Forklift trucks are a very useful piece of equipment. However, in the wrong hands, these machines can be extremely dangerous. If you operate a heavy construction equipment company, you will need staff who can safely operate forklift trucks so you can load support equipment onto trucks from your yard.
If you are interested in possibly sending staff members on a forklift truck driving course, you may be wondering about the various requirements are and what trainees can expect.
When you are working on a construction project, big or small, there is always the time when you will need to raise items from the ground to their intended position. Whether you need to raise pre-cast sections of concrete to create upper storeys or timbers to fashion a roofline, construction professionals need a method of getting them off the ground which is both safe and reliable whilst offering good value for money.
When you have a load of material that needs to be moved then using one or more front end loaders is a great way to achieve this without delaying the project. Front end loaders allow material to be quickly loaded into stockpiles for transfer into trucks so that it can be taken away from the site.
What is a front end loader?
Front end loaders are essentially tractors that are fitted with a large, square tilting bucket on the front.
If you've just finished building a new home, then you're probably eager to get the garden looking amazing too. After the construction process, most gardens look like the building site they effectively are and will need some fairly extensive landscaping to get it into a functional and attractive condition.
After the expense of building a home, you may be reluctant to add the expense of a professional landscaper to your expenditures.
Creating a new garden patio area using large paving stones is a great DIY project for the home gardener. Unlike concrete or timber patios which require professional tradespeople, a paving stone patio is easy to do yourself, even if you haven't ever done it before. The key to creating an attractive and professional looking paving stone patio is making sure that you prepare the location correctly.
Preparing a site to lay down your large pavers isn't tricky but if you're doing by hand, then it can be back breaking and time-consuming work.