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  • Northeast Demolition’s new LiuGong 939E demolition spec machine.

    The former home to recently promoted Brentford FC, Griffin Park, is currently undergoing demolition. Constructed in 1904 on the grounds of a former orchard, Griffin Park, the ground was well known for having a pub on each of its four corners, the only one in the UK.  With the club’s success gathering pace and new […]

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    First Next Generation Cat 374 Excavator in UK & Ireland

    The first next generation Cat 374 excavator in the UK and Ireland is now earning its keep at a quarry in County Down, Northern Ireland. CES Quarry Products Ltd recently took delivery of the new 72 tonne machine which is working at the company’s Ballynahinch quarry, one of three quarries operated by this third generation […]

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    Latest JCB150X Takes Pride of Place at F W Thomas Exporters

    Bill Thomas, who heads up the family business F. W. Thomas in Walsall, near Birmingham in England, doesn’t do things by half, that’s for sure! When he decided to invest in the latest JCB150XLCD, he specified, in his words, ‘every available extra’ over and above the standard features. Watch the product video for the new […]

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    Sirius about Kobelco

    Sirius invest in fleet of wrapped grey Kobelco’s, we caught up with Stuart Kirk on site to find out more. As one of the UK’s leading multi-discipline contractors, The Sirius Group are constantly monitoring their huge fleet of equipment in a bid to reduce maintenance costs, fuel consumption and increase residual values whilst still maintaining […]

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    SOARING DEMAND CREATES 100 NEW WELDING JOBS AT JCB

    JCB is recruiting 100 new welders for its Staffordshire factories as demand for its products continues to soar, the company announced today.The recruitment drive has just got underway for the permanent jobs at JCB’s World Headquarters and its plants in Cheadle and Uttoxeter.In September, JCB will also welcome an additional 15 new recruits on to […]

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    Rokbak revealed: the new name for Terex Trucks

    Articulated hauler specialist Terex Trucks rebrands as Rokbak and announces its vision for an exciting new future. The Scottish manufacturer unveiled the new brand at a digital launch event on September 1, attended by dealers, customers, media, and Volvo Group colleagues from around the world. Rokbak is the new name for Terex Trucks, with the […]

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    Doosan Showcases Mini-Excavators at 2021 Rental Show

    Doosan will display two mini-excavators ideally suited for rental customers during the 2021 American Rental Association (ARA) annual trade show and convention. This year’s ARA Show™ will run from 17-20 October 2021 in Las Vegas. The Doosan exhibit space is No 633 in the South Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The Doosan® DX62R-3 […]

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    Using less water to control dust, the new Cat® 777G Water Solutions truck offers a smarter, sustainable way to water

    At mining and quarry sites, haul road dust can take a toll on safety and productivity, leading to a continuous struggle to balance dust suppression with overwatering. Built on the proven Cat® 777G truck platform, the new Cat 777G Water Solutions truck offers mining and quarry operations an innovative and smarter water truck to help control […]

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    SANY opens a new branch in Scotland

    The opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Scotland branch of SANY UK Ltd was recently held and broadcasted live on Facebook. This event attracted attention from major local news agencies in the construction machinery industry, such as Earthmovers and Project Plan. The branch is located in the western suburbs of Glasgow, occupying an area of 2,000 square meters. It consists of four sections, including the office area, a prototype storage area, a spare parts warehouse and overhaul […]

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    Doosan Infracore Sale to Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co

    Today is the official close and completion date of Doosan Infracore sale to Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co. Doosan Infracore will become a subsidiary of the newly created Hyundai Genuine (HG) group alongside Hyundai Construction Equipment (HCE) as two independent construction equipment companies under HHIH. HG will act as the intermediary company of HHIH Group’s […]

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