Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to the newest version of your browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of Construction News, please enable cookies in your browser.

Welcome to the Construction News site. As we have relaunched, you will have to sign in once now and agree for us to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more


Compressed air actuation means that the Airbor magnetic drill stand is safe for use in hazardous environments where there is an explosion risk.The permanent magnet used inside the stand has a clamping force of 650 kg and has a fail-safe operation so that it continues to work in the event of an air line failure.Powered by twin pneumatic motors developed specifically for this machine, the Airbor can cut diameters of up to 52 mm by 50 mm deep. An interlock isolates the air motor when the ...

Subscribe now for unlimited access and receive...

  • The latest client and contractor news
  • Interviews with industry leaders
  • Insight into contractors’ strategies, performance and contract activity
  • Market data, industry trends and forecasts
  • Technical reports on innovation and best practice techniques

Register for guest access and receive...

  • One free article per month
  • Breaking and Daily News alerts straight to your inbox
  • Expert opinion and Editor's Comment articles
  • CN Briefings on the day's talking points
  • Picture galleries showcasing the biggest projects

Already a subscriber? Click here to sign in

Print subscriber? Activate your digital account here