Week in Westminster – week ending Friday 22 January 2016

DOWNLOAD1. SMMT – Exports reach record high2. CV production rises by a third3. Low carbon technology in the automotive sector receives £75 million funding4. MAC review of Tier 2 migration5. PM to urge business for EU reform support6. Week aheadClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)

Duchess of Sussex being vilified and chased in same way that Diana

Clooney, who is a friend of the Sussexes and attended their wedding in May, said history is repeating itself and warned: “We’ve seen how that ends”. Saying the Duchess is getting a “raw deal” after the publication of a letter written to her now-estranged father, Clooney said he has been “sort of surprised” by coverage of the breakdown of the Markles’ relationship. The Duchess of Sussex is being “pursued, vilified and chased”, the actor George Clooney has said, as he compares her experience in the Royal Family to that of Diana, Princess of Wales. The actor and his wife Amal are known to be friends with the Duke and Duchess, reportedly spending time together at the Clooneys’ Lake Como retreat last… read more

New Dando Terrier MK2

first_imgWith a range of new features “for increased productivity, safety and ease of use, the compact, versatile Dando Terrier MK2 has been designed specifically for site investigation and environmental analysis,” the company says. Crawler mounted for easy access to areas of restricted access, the rig boasts the following features and options:– 300mm hydraulic mast dump– Trip hammer auto-stop– Trip hammer swings out from drill line at any height– Capable of tripping out multiple rods– Drill string is supported by a stainless steel rod guide– New split weight design. 63.5kg reduced to 50kg with the removal of 8 bolts– Single piece drive adapter– Swing-out pullback ring– Revised control console– Lightweight, folding stabiliser legs– Mast automatically locks into headache post with no additional pinsOptions:– Fixed wide track kit extends width of carrier to 1000mm from 800mm– Single hydraulic foot clamp– Hydraulic stabilising legs– SPT blow counter with illuminated display– Remote mast kit– Lighting– Various engine options– Hydraulic power take off– Radio remote control– Concrete coring head– Vice options– Lift off storage baskets– SPT calibrationlast_img read more