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Royal Mail Logistics – Daventry

Using: Heavy duty – SERIES 38 – Steel C/W Bevelled Edge and SALLY A last minute and unforeseen change on a major civil project at the Royal Mail logistics centre in Daventry left a potential new client with a really big problem. How to arrange that during the day, crews could carry out substantive remedial action including the relaying of surface drainage and concrete renewal on a quarter kilometre section of a loading dock, whilst at…

A Royal Appointment…

A noteworthy electrical contractor had a project requiring some trenching in and around Hampton Court Palace. This magnificent complex of halls and gardens was begun by Cardinal Wolsey in the early 16th century, but it soon attracted the attention of Henry VIII, who apparently finished the work. (Legend has it there exists in the Royal archives, a calling card penned by the man himself – Henry Tudor – King of All England –…

Industry firsts

SALLY. The SALLY (Swivel Action Lock and Lift Yolk) is without doubt one of the biggest contributions to lifting and handling plates and similar items safely and securely. We are proud to have been the very first to have launched it into the U.K market back in 2012 and we remain the number 1 choice for hire and sales to date. SALLY Weekly Off Hire/Collection Reporting – Equipment tracking We realised from the very beginning that one of…

Grand Designs – Serious Wedge!

Southdown ​Truck & Crane​ transported some of the 100,000 pieces of flint from Sussex to the Rothschild estate in​ Buckinghamshire​. Once there, master craftsmen sorted it by hand graduating it from smooth-light coloured​ sections (top left) through to rough – dark coloured stones (bottom right)… a real labour of love and detail! Flint House, designed…

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Heavy duty – SERIES 38 – Steel C/W Bevelled Edge and SALLY

Typical applications: In 38 mm thickness of S355 equivalent steel, this is one of the thickest and highest performing crossing plate ranges available. Suitable for larger industrial/airport/dockside environments. Bevelled/chamfered edges on 2 sides, and square edged on the other so that the remaining edges can give a clear and clean abutted joint that enables the formation of a continuous runway 3.50 m wide and any combination of lengths. To…

SALLY Lifter

The SALLY (Swivel Action Lock and Lift Yolk) is far and away the best way to handle road plates. Originally fitted to heavy duty and special versions, their winning features means they are being taken up in the general plate stocks of the national hire fleets. They are ultra simple to use, reliable and cost effective Rated up the 4 t SWL. Available directly in the UK from RoadPlateHire Everyone who has used them, loves them… A.F , Works…