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Mercedes-Benz launches UK limited edition Actros1, the ultimate driver’s truck

Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK has unveiled an exclusive new model which elevates driver appeal to a new level. A maximum of 100 Actros1 tractor units are being built and go on sale in March, loaded with optional technology, comfort features and visual enhancements. The eye-catching newcomer has been designed specifically for owner-drivers. However, the Actros1 name reflects the fact that it... Read More
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Doosan Infracore Holds Meeting for Its European Dealers to ‘Enhance Marketing in Advanced Markets’

- Doosan Infracore’s first grand meeting of dealers since transfer back of heavy business. - Aims to secure growth in advanced markets through strong governance. Doosan Infracore has held a meeting of its European CE dealers in Malaga, Spain, with over 140 participants including the company's top management and executives of its European dealerships. It was the first grand meeting... Read More
Featured News Ports & Terminals 

Chocolate demand gives port of Liverpool a boost

The UK’s largest importer of cocoa and coffee beans is to build a major new warehouse at the Port of Liverpool to accommodate growing demand from food and drink manufacturers. CWT Commodities is leasing the land from Peel Ports and has engaged Mazdon Construction to build the 36,000 sq ft warehouse and new offices, which is in addition to the... Read More
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Bobcat Builds on 60 Years of Continuing Success

This year Bobcat celebrates the 60th Anniversary of both the company and the Bobcat skid-steer loader. Sixty years ago, Melroe Manufacturing Company, the forerunner to Bobcat Company, introduced a compact front-end loader that evolved quickly into the M-400, the world’s first true skid-steer loader. The M-400 later adopted what became the world famous ‘Bobcat’ brand and its success created the... Read More
Featured Mixers Blenders Dryers News 

Boone Mixers at Novidon Work Together for Perfect Scale-up

Wrexham-based Novidon have chosen Boone Mixers for both laboratory test and factory production of carboxymethylated starch products, for use in oil and other drilling applications. The performance of the production unit, a 4000 litre Horizontal Paddle Blade Mixer, is accurately modelled in the laboratory by a Boone Universal Lab Mixer. Both mixers feature contraflow paddle blade design, and each is... Read More
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Trantec deliver bespoke Augers to Canada in just 7 days

Trantec Solids Handling Limited is a leading supplier of Powder Dosing and Metering equipment to the worldwide Solids Handling industry. With over 20 years of experience designing augers for our Metering Feeder equipment, we decided to take on the challenge of manufacturing our own Augers in-house. Traditionally, auger manufacturing techniques were more of an art than a science. Production was... Read More
Featured News Sieves 

Sieving system for AM powders

New Balance adopts revolutionary vibratory sieve with ultrasonic screening technology in production of new 3D-printed trainer New Balance is one of the world’s largest athletic shoe manufacturers. The company aims to bypass conventional industry practices and provides state-of-the-art products to professional athletes and everyday consumers. One of New Balance’s latest innovations is the addition of an additive manufacturing laboratory; boasting... Read More
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Getting Ready for Work in the Future

Iain Crosley, MD, Hosokawa Micron Ltd joined 150 thought leaders gathered to discuss ‘Innovation, Skills and the Future of Work’ at the opening of Autodesk’s Advanced Manufacturing Facility (AMF) in Birmingham. Representing SMEs in the processing sector, Iain was invited to join a panel of representatives from academia, a start-up business and a large manufacturer (#makeanything) to address the perceived... Read More
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Ace container handling with SANY

Following a review of the latest heavy lifting equipment facilitated by Cooper Specialised Handling, a well-established container services company has added a new SANY empty container handler to its fleet. With 25 years of experience in the shipping container industry, Northern Containers specialises in the sale of new and used containers. Part of the Ace Group, it operates a UK-wide container hire service, provides depot and self-storage facilities... Read More