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4 Executive News Industry developments include Morris Leslie buys Chertsey Plant, Southern Plant on track with Hinowa, Husqvarna’s Champion performers, CBL extends Thwaites coverage, CPA’s bright Stars, and Platform Hire chooses Airo.


11 Orange pillars At the opening of its new flagship Liverpool depot, Boels Rental outlined the future plans for its UK operation. Alan Guthrie reports.


15 People and plant A recent CPA forum helped to identify future industry training needs.


17 HGI highlights Alan Guthrie visits Harrington Generators’ factory to learn about its latest products.


19 Sunny Scotplant We review some of the latest machinery shown at the recent exhibition in Edinburgh.


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3 Executive Hire Forum We consider some implications of the new Stage V engine regulations coming into force from next year.


8 Market Watch EHN’s financial analyst, Nick Spoliar, assesses our industry’s recent performance and Speedy’s latest results.


48 Spirit of Crosshire Paddy’s Motorbike meets Rodney, a frustrating customer with paperwork problems.


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INTERMAT 2018 REVIEW


26 Pride of Intermat Nick Johnson reports on new machines at the recent exhibition in Paris...


33 Better Bobcats … and inspects the manufacturer’s latest minis unveiled at the event.


HILLHEAD 2018 PREVIEW


35 Dig into Hillhead This year’s exhibition for construction, quarrying and recycling industry professionals will be the biggest yet, with more than 500 exhibitors. We assess some of the new equipment that will be on display at the Show.


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JUNE 2018


22 Trime cuts a dash Trime is developing new products for the hire market. Alan Guthrie visits its Italian factory.


24 Visions of expansion Newcastle-based Nixon Hire is planning further growth, as Alan Guthrie discovers.


32 PSE goes NVQ Portable Sanitation Europe has developed a new training initiative. Matthew Julier reports.


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