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Alternative to excavator for pipework installation launched


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When Lincolnshire-based drainage company Shelton Sportsturf Drainage designed a new trencher for use in agricultural drainage they did not expect to find themselves a new niche in the energy industry.

The trencher provides a quicker and cleaner alternative to using an excavator as it cuts a neat and narrow trench into the ground, into which pipework can be installed. It creates little mess and is a much quicker way of getting the job done.

Popular with people taking advantage of the extended energy tariffs and installing ground source heat pumps, the CT150 Chain Trencher was launched in 2015 and has

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