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New Brokk 400's arrive!
John F Hunt Concrete Cutting has taken delivery of brand new Brokk 400 machines! The new Brokk 400 is remote-controlled, providing a safe, ergonomic work environment for the operator. With a great range of attachments (including breakers and buckets) this unit offers unbeatable flexibility and durability on demolition projects.  This all-new equipment weighs 5100 kg (without attachment) and can handle tools of up to 600 kilos in weight.  This electric powered machine with its 30kW motor is also low in sound...
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Concrete Cutting Offering New Metal Scanning Service
Concrete Cutting are offering a brilliant new metal scanning service for non-destructive inspection of concrete structures.   The Hilti Ferroscan provides a portable, quick method of detection which determines the position of reinforcement, measures the depth of concrete and gives the position and diameter of rebar without damaging the concrete structure.   This technique is ideal when there are no plans or detailed drawings of the structure in question and where repairs or change of loads need to take place. It avoids either hitting...
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Concrete Cutting & Conveyor Belt at Brixton Post Office
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Event Power: John F Hunt Powers Winterville
John F Hunt Power were the chosen supplier of temporary event power for the very first 2014 Winterville Christmas experience in Victoria Park, Bow. Set in 86 hectares of Victorian greenery in the heart of East London the Christmas festival ran from December through to January 2015 and offered a wide range of festive treats for all the family. John F Hunt Power supplied a complete turn-key package to the venue, this includes 2 x 160KVA synchronised generators to ensure an...
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Floor Saw Hire From John F Hunt
Last month, John F Hunt Concrete Cutting took possession of the first ‘Tier 4’ compliant Floor Saw in the UK, manufactured by Husqvarna. Our Floor Saw is now available for hire, and is a brilliant addition to the rest of our Concrete Cutting equipment. The FS 7000 D Floor Saw is a large and powerful walk-behind flat saw for road work, large sawing jobs, deep floor sawing and mid-size jobs that require high production rates. The high output, compact size and good manoeuvrability makes it...
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John F Hunt Completes Dig Of 9x17 Metre Deep Shaft at Vauxhall Tunnel
John F Hunt Concrete Cutting recently completed the dig of a 9 metre diameter by 17 metre deep shaft at the Vauxhall Tunnel, which was fraught with water ingress problems. Following this vertical dig, it was then necessary to create a horizontal tunnel going from the bottom of the shaft. Once a temporary deck was installed the team were able to ‘stitch drill’ in a semi circular pattern, enabling them to then ‘probe drill’ into the face of the vertical shaft,...
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Our Brokk 330 Robotic Demolition Machine is Refurbished and Ready to go!
The John F Hunt Concrete Cutting division have been busy completely refurbishing the Brokk 330 which now has Rubber Tracks and weighs in at 4.5 Tons. It has a width of 1500mm enabling this powerful Robotic Demolition Excavator to access the majority of buildings without having to carry out time consuming alterations to get it over the threshold. Contact John F Hunt Concrete Cutting on 01375 366884 or send us an email here.
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View the Latest Time Lapse Video for John F Hunt Concrete Cutting at Vauxhall Station
View the latest time lapse video for John F Hunt Concrete Cutting working at the Vauxhall Station Upgrade project using the Brokk 260:
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Cutting Concrete at Vauxhall Station
The Vauxhall Station project began in July 2014 and is still running. The project comprised of the formation of a new 8mtr Ø elevator shaft for the new ‘step free’ access project. The removal of the 2mtr thick reinforced concrete slab had to be removed by non-percussive methods as this was being carried out directly adjacent to a “live” station. Using diamond drilling methods a separation cut was made around the perimeter, and various grouting holes were prepared to enable the tunneling...
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John F Hunt Environmental Monitoring Developments
Creating Partnerships John F Hunt Ltd, the holding company of the John F Hunt Group are pleased to announce it has acquired a majority stake in Asbestos Consultants Europe Limited (ACE), formally trading as ACEPSI, specialists in all asbestos related areas and services including environmental monitoring. ACE hold full UKAS accreditation for asbestos inspection and testing.  This allows asbestos management, refurbishment and demolition surveys, air monitoring including 4 stage clearance and bulk sample analysis, which identifies asbestos in materials to be carried...
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