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JCB wins innovation gong

JCB has won a Queen’s Award for Innovation for its TorqueLock system, which cuts the fuel comsumption on its backhoe loaders.JCB Group chief executive officer Alan Blake said: “JCB is the world market leader for this product. We’ve acheived that success by continually innovating and there’s no better illustration of this than the TorqueLock system.”

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