EPG predicts surge in demand

New Lloyd's broker EPG Insurance Services has predicted a surge in demand for its specialist cover.

Based in the Lloyd's building, the heavy plant extended warranty broker confirmed it would be expanding its field of operations throughout the UK and Europe, and establish itself as a European network to capture and service its business.

John Shepherd, chief executive at EPG, said: "Look at the skyline of any of the UK's major cities and you'll see endless cranes and major construction projects unde