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New Powerscreen Premiertrak R400X pulls no punches

The Bristol and Avon Group (B&A Group) have become one of the first major transport and waste management companies to receive the new Powerscreen® Premiertrak R400X which was launched last year. Supplied by Blue Machinery (Southern) the new machine has been hard at work at the company’s new aggregate facility at Hallen near Bristol. B&A Group, is an established, family... Read More
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Mecalac to Exhibit Latest Range at Hillhead 2018

Mecalac Construction Equipment UK Ltd, a global leader in compact equipment design and manufacture, will debut its latest range of excavators (now available for distribution in the UK) on stand A23 at this year’s Hillhead exhibition (26-28 June 2018). The portfolio which includes the recently-launched MWR, demonstrates the perfect combination of performance, flexibility and speed. The pioneering range is manufactured... Read More
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First UK Showing of Bobcat R-Series Excavators at Hillhead

The Bobcat stand at Hillhead 2018 will show models from the company‘s very latest compact loader, compact excavator, telehandler and attachment ranges, including the first appearance in the UK of the new Bobcat R-Series compact excavators from 2-4 tonne.  Another product being shown for the first time at Hillhead is the new TL30.70 compact telehandler from Bobcat, providing a maximum... Read More
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The Evolution of Digitalisation from Siemens

Integrated drive systems – there’s more value Digitalisation delivers operational efficiencies and safer working through increased process automation Siemens smart technology unlocks opportunities for mining and quarrying companies Siemens will be showing how digitalisation is evolving to provide better value to the customer, with solutions based around integrated, intelligent drive systems and the use of smart data on its stand... Read More
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Shaping the future theme for BULKEX 2018 in Year of Engineering

The Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA) has announced its theme for BULKEX 2018 to support the Year of Engineering.  Shaping the Future has been selected to align with Year of Engineering’s theme of the same name for October, when BULKEX 2018 takes place. The Year of Engineering is a government campaign which celebrates the world and wonder of engineering.   The... Read More
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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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JCB PROVIDES INDUSTRIAL SETTING FOR BBC ONE’S QUESTION TIME

JCB was put in the national spotlight last night when the company played host to BBC One’s          Question Time. Programme host David Dimbleby fielded questions from guests including former Labour Deputy Prime Minister Lord Prescott, Conservative Party Chairman Brandon Lewis, Chief Executive of Siemens UK Juergen Maier, Sunday Express Political Editor Camilla Tominey and Ash Sarkar,... 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
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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