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Forum: Industry Chat Today, 11:32 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: so basically they're bust

couple of days off then Gra :rolleyes: .... no chance of ever getting paid for it BTLs :(
Forum: Industry Chat 16-01-2018, 08:28 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: so basically they're bust

about sums it up, by the look of it :(

http://www.theconstructionindex.co.uk/news/view/cary-on-carillion
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 08:25 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

LOL ......... but I doubt either of those statements Minty :D ;)
Forum: General Business Issues 16-01-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: The way forwards

some interesting commentary here.

Are you satisfied with the remuneration levels where you currently are Smiffy and do they adequately compensate for the issues you're having?

sounds as though...
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Mini crusher

what sort of volume are you talking about Gra ?
Forum: Industry Chat 16-01-2018, 08:04 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: so basically they're bust

thought the MOD stuff was JV Gra ..... as such the partner is 100% liable to honour contracts and pay the contractors involved ..... apparently :rolleyes: ..... always assuming that they're sound of...
Forum: Industry Chat 16-01-2018, 02:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,282
Posted By V8Druid
Re: so basically they're bust

some reading for you guys ......

http://www.cityam.com/277892/carillion-falls-grace-happened-behind-scenes-during-2017
...
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:14 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:12 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

you had the one mystery one did you Minty ? .... the one that was specially built to last :D:D ....... or do you leave it in that nice garage you built for it :p
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:08 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Impressive Mart ... did you try for a warranty claim on the wipers :p:D
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:07 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

you're obviously more skilled in the destructive testing stakes than Rory Boyo .... and that's an achievement :D:D:p ...... or perhaps they're a vehicle that likes living in Devon :rolleyes:
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:04 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

aye ..... if you can't knacker it, :p it must be approaching pretty good ;):D
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:03 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

and there in lies the dilemma :eek: ...... just WTF does one buy that doesn't need a degree in astrophysics and / or witchcraft, to keep functional :(
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 02:00 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

LOL ...... big leccy fan are you Dave ..... don't you find the extension leads a bit restricting in that BIG country of yours :eek: :p
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 01:57 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

for sure it took a bollocking :eek: .... but it was old skool ;) ..... lets see its latest incarnation take the same punishment :D:D
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 01:55 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

:D:D ...... well you got that right, sort of .... they're crap when they no longer deign to function :(
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-01-2018, 01:49 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Plus huge costs, if anything goes wrong with the engine management/fuel system :eek: :(
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-01-2018, 02:03 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

So we'll put you down as a 'non-fan' then Boyo :D :D

It is a problem with Jap ...... think of a number and treble it for bits, from my previous experiences anyway :eek:
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-01-2018, 02:00 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

hell I thought Dave made me laugh Con :D .... that was well on a par in the myrth levels :D:D:D
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-01-2018, 01:59 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Plus one on that sentiment Chris :( ..... How's the vertigo ?? :(
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-01-2018, 01:57 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Driven lots of left hook cranes here Bert .... nice to be able to alight kerb-side, without fear of some muppet taking you out, as you open the door :D:D
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-01-2018, 01:54 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

well that's given me a bloody good laugh Dave .... and no offence taken mate :D ...... also known as Chelsea Tractors here

No disputing the Hilux's a bloody good truck :cool:

SWMBO wouldn't be...
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-01-2018, 12:50 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Was amazed the other night at just how cheap MAFs were for rangeys / landys on Flea bay .... used to be horrendous prices ... I was shocked !! :eek:

The old Hiluxs have always been damned good...
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-01-2018, 08:47 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

been a bit of a 'mystery parcel' day today :eek:

Posty arrived lunchtime and i'm stood thinking WTF have I bought off ebay now.

could not recall anything :o

'Swhat you call a packing job...
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-01-2018, 08:36 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

I very nearly bought a 4.2 Jeep Grand Cherokee when they first started flogging 'em over here ..... advertised on the back of National Geographic for IIRC £18k.

Seemed a hell of a tool for the...
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