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Richard Smalley, the man widely credited with developing the first mini excavator, is back in business.His new company, Smalley International, based at Morton near Bourne in Lincolnshire, says it will produce a wholly new product range to be sold worldwide. It claims to have sold its first piece of kit to a customer in Eire.Smalley International director Ann Smalley said: 'They will be totally new designs of excavators and dredgers.' And she said a Thai customer has already ordered ...

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