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ACO 4x4 Construction Challenge Civil engineers in the lead

OFF-ROAD CIVILS have shown construction the way with victory in both of the first two rounds of the ACO 4x4 Construction Challenge.

Tough teams from Buro Happold's Bath office and Faithful & Gould in Leeds are the first to claim their place in the competition final next month.

The challenge has so far seen 30 teams do battle off-road to test driving skills, physical fitness, teamwork and ingenuity as they christen Land Rover's eight new Experience Centres around the UK.

So far over 1,200 teams have registered to take part in the free challenge. Round 3: the Malverns, will be held tomorrow but there is still plenty of time to register for the remaining five rounds across the UK.

Visit www. for full details of the results so far and for information about entering the challenge.

Round 1: Honiton, Devon.

1st Buro Happold, Bath.

2nd Ford Civil Engineering, Dorset Round 2: Coniston Cold, North Yorkshire.

1st Faithful & Gould, Leeds 2nd Sir Robert McAlpine Round 3: 27 Sept, Malverns Round 4: 4 October, Chilterns Round 5: 11 October, Scotland Round 6: 18 October, Snowdonia Round 7: 25 October, East of England Round 8: 1 November, South East Results so far Final - 8/9 November, Gaydon, Warwickshire The Construction Knowledge Challenge The online ACO Construction Knowledge Challenge starts this week with the first set of questions based around health and safety.

This CPD approved challenge will continue with questions e-mailed every two weeks and all those taking part being entered into a draw to win a wild card entry to the 4x4 driving challenge final.

Win a mountain bike . . .

All NCE readers registering for the ACO 4x4 Challenge have been entered into a prize draw to win a Claude Butler mountain bike.

Register NOW - the draw takes place at the start of next week.

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