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  • Rokbak & one of the world’s fittest women join forces again!

    Like the haulers she appeared alongside a year ago to highlight their power, strength and reliability, Ali Crawford only gets better. Fresh from being crowned the world’s fittest woman over 45, she recently returned to Motherwell to put an RA40 through its paces. Twelve months on from the Rokbak online launch event on September 1st 2021, one of the locally […]

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    M.V Kelly welcomes its 200th Hitachi machine.

    In an incredible display of trust in Hitachi construction machinery, civil engineering contractor M.V. Kelly has purchased its 2,000th excavator from Hitachi Construction Machinery UK (HCMUK). The latest and greatest machinery Specialising in housebuilding and groundworks, M.V. Kelly also engages in larger civil engineering excavations and more precise road and sewer projects. Thanks to the versatility of the ZX300-7 medium excavator and the […]

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    Bobcat to show new products and technology at Bauma

    At Bauma 2022, Bobcat will be presenting several new products and technological developments for the first time at the exhibition.  The Bauma stand will feature a comprehensive display of the latest Bobcat wheeled and tracked loaders, mini-excavators including four new exciting additions in the 5 to 8 tonne category, the very latest R-series telehandlers, light […]

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    Beyond Undercarriage: Berco to release details of its transformation at Bauma 2022

    Berco to convert into a global system solution provider Aftermarket at the forefront – spin off in a dedicated organisation Data Excellence – the new source of Berco’s value-based engineering solutions Berco, a leading manufacturer and supplier of undercarriage parts, has chosen Bauma 2022 to reveal to the world the company-wide transformation which it is […]

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    Doosan Confirms Details for Five New Compact Wheel Loaders

    Following the signing of an exclusive supply agreement with Netherlands-based Tobroco-Giant, Doosan has confirmed the details of the new five model range of 3.5 to 5 tonne compact wheel loaders now available from the company. Comprising the DL60-7, DL65-7, DL80-7, DL85-7 and DL80TL-7 models, the new Doosan compact wheel loaders cover a wide range of applications, […]

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    “Canada’s Biggest Sandbox – The Story of Sandhill Materials Inc”

    Arthon Industries Limited A History Dating Back 12,000 Years – “The Hill” The history of “Sandhill” dates back to roughly 12,000 years ago when the last glaciation event occurred, known as the Fraser Glaciation, a continent wide covering of ice that shaped the many landforms we see today in Western Canada. Sandhill is thought to […]

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    CESAR Reach Half-Million Landmark

    The Official CESAR (Construction Equipment Security and Registration) Scheme has reached a major milestone in its rollout across the construction plant and agricultural machinery industry.  In November this year, the 500,000th machine fitted with the security marking system rolled off the production line. CESAR scheme, powered by Datatag and owned by the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) and the AEA (Agricultural Engineers Association), was launched in 2007 to […]

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    NEW CAT® 980 AND 982 SERIES WHEEL LOADERS DELIVER PREMIUM PERFORMANCE

    New XE models with a parallel path continuous variable transmission (CVT) offer even higher fuel efficiencies and lower operating costs. Offering premium performance in the 9- to 11-tonne (10- to 12-ton) wheel loader class, the new Cat® 980 and 982 medium wheel loaders are up to 10% more productive and lower maintenance costs up to 20% […]

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    ELECTRIC MATERIAL HANDLER ON RAIL GANTRY LOADS LOGS

    The sawmilling industry’s trend continues to rise despite the strained economic situation in many other industries. One of Germany’s largest wood processing companies, GELO Holzwerke, therefore decided last year to make a far-reaching investment in a new small-diameter wood sawmill. A SENNEBOGEN 835 E electric material handler now takes care of log handling at the […]

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    Trimble Earthworks equipped Bobcat T870 with grader attachment

    More and more contractors are now seeing the production benefits and taking the step into equipping machinery with UTS systems. Whether this be guidance systems or going the whole hog and taking full machine control options, the market is quickly moving away from being just for large contracts with smaller companies seeing the benefits available […]

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