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  • New Hitachi compact wheeled excavator on show at Intermat

    Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) will present its smallest wheeled excavator, the ZX95W-7, at Intermat on 24-27 April. Compact, agile, and with impressive lifting capacity, it is an ideal solution for urban job sites and responds to the growing need for versatile equipment to work in narrow spaces or restrictive areas. Like all Zaxis-7 wheeled excavators, […]

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    HISTORICAL DIG FOR LK CONSTRUCTION’S LATEST HX330AL

    Archaeological investigation brings to mind a small trowel and a hand-held brush, or perhaps a compact mini excavator at best. It certainly doesn’t conjure a picture of a 33-tonne crawler excavator loading an articulated dump truck. For LK Construction however, bulk earthmoving, to reveal the lower levels of soil for teams of archaeologists, has become […]

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    CAT® MEDIUM DOZERS RECEIVE TECHNOLOGY PACKAGE UPGRADES

    Caterpillar announces two technology package upgrades for its medium dozer line. Formerly ARO with Assist, Cat Assist with ARO (attachment ready option) suite of features will be included as a standard feature on Cat® D4, D5, D6, D6 XE and D7 models, starting in early 2024. Additionally, a new Cat Grade with 3D Ready option provides more flexibility […]

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    Hitachi Construction Machinery unveils two new Zaxis-7 compact excavators

    Hitachi Construction Machinery puts owners and operators in control of its latest range of Zaxis-7 compact excavators. The new ZX95US-7 and ZX95USB-7 Stage-V compliant models provide owners with opportunities to increase profits and reduce costs. Their enhanced comfort and safety features allow operators to feel at ease in the cab while performing productively. Improve your […]

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    LAWSONS LEADS THE WAY WITH ELECTRIC TELETRUK FLEET

    One of the world’s largest JCB Teletruk users has invested in a fleet of new machines – including three of the latest electric models. London-based builders’ merchants, Lawsons, has purchased 13 brand new models in total, in an order for Stage V 35-23D diesel and 35-22E electric versions. They join an existing line-up of more […]

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    Sunward set to showcase best sellers at Executive Hire Show

    Mini-excavators, a skid steer and a scissor lift will feature on Sunward’s stand at the show. Plant and equipment manufacturer Sunward returns to this year’s Executive Hire Show to showcase a quartet of its best sellers. A pair of mini-excavators, a skid steer and a scissor lift will take pride of place on Sunward’s stand […]

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    Finning launches search for apprentices with 70% increase in roles across the UK

    Finning is looking for almost double the number of apprentices for its award-winning programme this year.  Finning, the world’s largest dealer of Cat® machinery, is looking to recruit up to 44 new apprentice engineer roles with placements available across the company’s 11 branches – up from 26 last year. Last year’s graduates achieved a 100 per […]

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    VOLVO INTRODUCES ITS FIRST EVER ELECTRIC-ONLY TRUCK – OPTIMISED FOR CLEANER AND SAFER CITY TRANSPORT 

    Volvo Trucks has launched its first-ever model developed only with electric drive – the Volvo FM Low Entry. Offering capacity for heavy loads and providing excellent visibility, the new truck is optimised for safe and efficient driving in urban areas.  As more cities aim to reduce their emission levels, demand is rapidly rising for zero-exhaust […]

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    Danfoss PVG 48 valve improves precision, controllability of Franna’s MAC 25 crane

    NORDBORG, Denmark – Danfoss Power Solutions, a leading global supplier of mobile and industrial hydraulics as well as electric powertrain systems, has partnered with Australian crane manufacturer Franna to improve the performance of its MAC 25 crane. With the PVG 48 proportional valve at the heart of the work and steering subsystems, Danfoss is delivering a reliable, […]

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    OilQuick and Hagaberg in New Partnership

    OilQuick and Hagaberg announce an exciting new dealer partnership to boost sales and expand product awareness throughout Europe. With this partnership, Hagaberg gains access to the entire range of OilQuick’s OQT product range, a quick coupler system for forklifts. Hagaberg is known for its expertise in fork positioners and related system solutions, sharing OilQuick’s commitment […]

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