Bauma Latest News 

AUSA at Bauma!

At BAUMA, AUSA will present its new 10-ton dumper featuring reversible driving, as well as its completely updated range of all-terrain forklifts. Visitors to the BAUMA trade fair will have the chance to discover the latest features that AUSA will present on its stand in the new C6 pavilion, which represent important advances in terms of the technological development of the sector and operational safety. After more than 30 years of continued presence at the most important exhibition in the construction sector globally, at the 2019 edition, AUSA is going…

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Dumptrucks Latest News 

Scottish Support in House!

Renowned for its ‘strong reliable machines’ and ‘strong reliable support’, leading construction equipment distributor, Bell Equipment UK, has announced that it will be bringing its vehicular support division ‘in-house’ for clients in Scotland. In a move designed to personalise the service it offers to customers in the region, Bell has strengthened its team with the appointment of Service Supervisor, Gareth Griffiths, as the main contact for service in Scotland; Parts Manager, Gordon Jones, as the contact for the Falkirk Depot and Parts; and James Dobbie as the region’s Product Support…

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Latest News PlantworX 2019 

The DRONE Zone

The use of Drones in construction has grown dramatically in recent years and there is an aerial revolution happening across the entire industry. These flying cameras or UAV’s (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are transforming the way we work – from small-scale construction sites to mammoth infrastructure projects – a bird’s eye view from a drone, which can store accurate measurement data, video and images, offers a level of project monitoring which has not been previously possible. The UAV sector is set to be worth billions over the coming years as more…

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JCB WINS COURT INJUNCTION!

JCB has been granted a preliminary injunction by a French court against Manitou which orders the company to stop producing telehandlers featuring a patented JCB productivity device. The ruling by the Judge at Court of the First Instance in Paris means that the company, based near Nantes, cannot manufacture, sell or lease telescopic handlers equipped with the patented feature. “We invest many millions of pounds in developing and patenting innovative and sophisticated engineering solutions which benefit our customers all over the world,” says JCB CEO Graeme Macdonald. “We will not…

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Latest News Wheel Loaders 

CAT Update Package for Wheel Loaders!

The 2019 product update package for Cat M Series Medium Wheel Loaders (950M – 982M) includes technology advances that provide: lower operating costs via extended service intervals; enhanced operator comfort with new seats and suspensions; emissions control strategies to meet EU Stage V standards (EU only); added machine configurations (982M Forestry Machine and 982M High Lift); expanded productivity measurement tools; remote software update capability; and refinements in ground engaging tool and coupler systems. Periodic updates allow Caterpillar to bring new and improved features to market more quickly and more frequently…

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NEW Bobcat Dealer!

Bobcat has announced new changes in the dealers responsible for sales and service of the market-leading range of Bobcat skid-steer and compact track loaders, mini-excavators, telehandlers and attachments in Yorkshire in the UK. Bobcat has appointed Grays Machinery Ltd (www.graysml.co.uk), based in Bedale, as the new Authorised Bobcat Dealer for North and West Yorkshire. The company has also extended the area covered by AMS Bobcat Limited, based in Scunthorpe, to include South Yorkshire. AMS is already the Authorised Bobcat Dealer for Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire. “We are very proud to…

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Excavators Latest News 

Triple Liebherr for South African Mine!

KEDASE, based in Boshoek, South Africa and active in mining, purchased three R 920 crawler excavators from Liebherr in 2016. The compact dimensions of the machines and their fuel efficiency were key factors in the decision-making process. And after more than 1,000 operating hours, these criteria still hold true. The three Liebherr R 920 crawler excavators are used for trenching, pipe laying and for the feeding of a screener in a chromium mine. With an operating weight of 21 tonnes and equipped with a Stage IIIA / Tier 3 /…

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Bauma Latest News 

CAT going BIG for Bauma!

Caterpillar and its German dealer, Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH, will exhibit a wide range of equipment, technology, and services at Bauma Munich, April 8-14, 2019. “Rewrite the Rules” is the Caterpillar theme, and displays will emphasise the renewed efficiencies and profitability that equipment users gain when partnering with Caterpillar—a partner providing customers the widest choice of machines, the best connectivity for managing machines and the jobsite, and the most advanced technology for increasing fuel efficiency. Caterpillar resources empower and encourage customers to “rewrite the rules” for their businesses. Caterpillar will display…

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Bauma Latest News 

‘Together. Now and Tomorrow!’

From 8-14 April, Liebherr will give attendees of Bauma 2019 a unique chance to experience its latest innovations first-hand, which range from construction machines, material handling, mining and components. Visitors can look forward to seeing many new technologies and other practical innovations at Liebherr’s 14,000 m2 outdoor stand (809-813) and its indoor stand in hall A4, number 326. At Bauma 2019, Liebherr will present all the latest product developments and innovations from across the whole range of construction machines, material handling and mining, as well as components. The Group is…

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Daft as a Brush!

2018 was a significant year for global earthmoving attachment supplier Miller UK as they celebrated 40 years in business. To honour this occasion they decided to raise money for a local North East charity, Daft as a Brush. Employees at the family-owned Cramlington-headquartered business voted to raise money throughout 2018 for Daft as a Brush, which offers people who are undergoing chemotherapy and radiotherapy cancer treatment across the north of England free transport to and from hospital. For the Miller family, this is also a charity very close to their…

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