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JCB

n
(Automotive Engineering) trademark a type of construction machine with a hydraulically operated shovel on the front and an excavator arm on the back
[named from the initials of J(oseph) C(yril) B(amford) (1916–2001), its English manufacturer]
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J.C.B.

Bachelor of Canon Law.
[< New Latin Jūris Canonicī Baccalaureus]
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JCB®

[ˌdʒeɪsiːˈbiː] nexcavatrice f
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JCB®

nErdräummaschine f
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JCB

® [ˌdʒeɪsiːˈbiː] nscavatrice f
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All Railway authorities at concerned divisions and HQs including Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd (DFCCIL) and Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd (RVNL) have been instructed to provide adequate manpower, material along with required machinery like JCBs, tree cutters, water tanks, tractors, generators.
Looking to the future it would be easier for autonomous vehicles that are more environmentally beneficial to use a properly designed new dual carriageway than to be dodging round combine harvesters and JCBs.
Two JCBs were being used yesterday by workers to move muddy ground close to the road, which was still partly submerged in water.
The operation centred on a disaster site after Hurricane Vanessa had struck and the future flagship, carrying JCBs, heavy lifting equipment, landing craft and supplies, with Loughborough College students playing the injured, distressed and vulnerable in need of help.
Its organising committee is now scrambling to find JCBs or similar large vehicles to put in place of the four main routes that need to be closed off.
Whenever they turn up we should despatch within 12 hours, all hands to the pumps, two transits loaded with coppers and a couple of council JCBs and sort it.
In recent weeks it, alas, felt on occasions as if all sides of the party were climbing into the cabs of JCBs and working against each other instead of together.
They also gave me training." Many men have also been rehabilitated into occupations such as operating JCBs. Anita Agnihotri, secretary, Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment says, " This initiative by NSKFDC will meet the objective of social & economic empowerment of women by creating job/ self employment opportunities for these women who were forced to be Safai Karamcharis." Selfdefence skills were also taught during the training Uber and Ola also signed an MoU with the National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation to provide employment to women.
Sophie, 23, is qualified to drive a wide range of vehicles including the full range of 360 excavators, 180 JCBs, telescopic forklifts, ride on rollers and dumpers.
He said: "The amount of rubbish was so vast JCBs were needed.
In JCBs global expansion strategy, we view Pakistan to be a market with much potential because of its growing economy and the growth of the card payment market.