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NEW CAT 777G!

The new Cat 777G off-highway truck builds on the legacy of performance, reliability, and long-term durability established by 777 models since 1977, both in mining and large earthmoving applications. Rated payload for the new 777G is 89.4 Tonnes, with a standard-body volume (SAE 2:1) of 64.1 m3. The design of the 777G, which replaces the 777F, focuses on fuel efficiency, enhanced visibility, and operator comfort, convenience, and safety. The new 777G’s Cat C32 ACERT™ engine meets US EPA Tier 4 Final as well as EU Stage V emission standards and…

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JCB £65 Million India Investment!

JCB is to invest £65 million in a new plant in India as the company prepares to celebrate 40 years of manufacturing in the country, it was announced today. The new factory will be located in Vadodara near the port city of Surat in the State of Gujarat on the West Coast of India and will fabricate parts for global production lines as the company prepares to meet increased demand. JCB Chairman Lord Bamford yesterday (Monday, March 25th) laid the foundation stone for the new plant which will be JCB’s…

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Attachment Latest News 

Bobcat Forestry Boost!

Providing true working demonstrations of the company’s forestry cutter attachments for the first time in the UK, Bobcat has completed an exciting tour of Customer Roadshow events to promote Bobcat products for forestry, agriculture, construction, landscaping and estate management. The three Roadshow events were held at a variety of venues including an orchard farm, a woodland farm estate and woods alongside an airport car park. Held near Canterbury in Kent, Harrogate in North Yorkshire and in Greater Manchester, the demonstrations were hosted by Bobcat authorised dealers, Bobcat of London, Grays…

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Latest News PlantworX 2019 

PlantworX Innovation Awards!

Innovation comes in many forms – from new machines to safety initiatives, and from simple solutions to the latest digital technology. The best innovations in the construction and rail equipment sectors have been celebrated with the announcement of the Plantworx Innovation Awards 2019 Winners. The winners were announced and presented with their awards following the CEA’s (Construction Equipment Association) annual conference, during a Gala Dinner, hosted by snooker legend, Steve Davis OBE. More than 150 guests attended the presentation, which took place at the Plantworx exhibition’s new home at the…

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Molson Conquer Scotland!

Molson Group acquire Finlay Scotland Ltd and secure the distribution rights for Terex|Finlay in Scotland and the Scottish Islands. Molson Group are pleased to announce the acquisition of Finlay Scotland Limited, a long- established equipment Dealer of Terex|Finlay products in Scotland and the Scottish Islands. Through this acquisition, Molson Group have now successfully secured the distribution rights for the complete range of Terex|Finlay mobile crushing, screening and conveying equipment across Great Britain. This acquisition follows on from the recent purchase of Finlay Plant (UK) Ltd in June, 2018, and the…

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Latest News Mini Excavators 

£2 Million Bob!

M. Teevan Hire Co. Ltd., the construction tools and plant hire company based in Acton in West London in the UK, has placed a large order worth well over £2 million for around 100 compact excavators from Bobcat, one of the largest orders ever for Bobcat in the UK independent rental sector. The new order comprises Bobcat E08, E10, E17, E17z, E26, E45 and E85 compact excavators covering operating weights from 0.8 to 8.5 tonne. M. Teevan Hire (www.teevan-hire.co.uk) is a family company formed over 40 years ago by Chairman,…

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Latest News Telehandlers 

JCB for Ridgway!

Shropshire based Ridgway Rentals is proud to announce a significant expansion in the number of JCB telehandlers available to hire or purchase. Due to popular demand, we are excited to have increased our stock of telehandlers to over 200 machines – all available with a full range of attachments and next day delivery nationwide. An established, family run company based in Oswestry, Ridgway Rentals are a trusted supplier of telehandlers to a range of agricultural and construction companies throughout Shropshire, Mid and North Wales, Cheshire and beyond. As well as…

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Excavators Latest News 

Landmark Liebherr!

On Friday, Liebherr-France SAS presented the 60,000th crawler excavator to all its staff. The R 922 from the Liebherr Group’s latest generation was equipped with special panels designed by the artist Jean Linnhoff especially for this occasion and to mark this historical moment. The 60,000th crawler excavator to be produced at the Liebherr-France SAS site in Colmar was presented on 1st March. As a model from Liebherr’s latest generation of crawler excavators with an operating weight of 22 tonnes, this machine will be on show in April at the bauma…

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JCB Apprenticeships at all time high!

A record-breaking group of JCB apprentices had two reasons to celebrate at the launch of National Apprenticeships Week on Monday (March 4th). A total of 79 apprentices were awarded their apprenticeship certificates – at the same time as getting coveted contracts of employment with the Staffordshire-based digger maker. The group is the biggest in the history of JCB to graduate as Level 2 and 3 apprentices in a single year. They received their awards from JCB directors at a special graduation ceremony at JCB’s World Headquarters, Rocester. JCB has a…

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60 Years of Hydrema!

Hydrema the Danish construction equipment manufacturer celebrates its 60th year in better shape than ever by launching two new machines and a new telematics system onto the market at Bauma 2019. There will be anything but the usual Danish modesty when Hydrema takes its place at Bauma 2019 in Munich from 8-14 April. Denmark’s only manufacturer of large construction equipment will show two new machines on the 450 sqm stand, along with a brand new telematics system for advanced data collection. “Hydrema turns 60 this year, and it’s fantastic to…

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