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Durable Hitachi!

To answer the needs of it European customers, Hitachi has introduced a waste handling package for its versatile ZW180-6 and ZW220-6 wheel loaders. This comprises a range of additional features that provide extra protection for the operator and key components, enhancing the safety and durability of the machine, and reducing unscheduled downtime and maintenance costs. In addition to waste handling, the new package is advantageous for demolition and forestry applications. For added protection from falling debris, the medium wheel loaders are fitted with durable guards for headlights and taillights. Seal…

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Shannon Valley Invest in Hitachi!

Shannon Valley has expanded its fleet of Hitachi machinery to keep pace with the growth of the construction market in the Republic of Ireland. Based at Donabate, County Dublin, the contractor has bought a wide range of Zaxis-5 and -6 excavators, and ZW-6 wheel loaders, as the number and size of its projects have increased. The company was founded by sole trader Michael English in 1991. Having celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016, the current team of employees is headed by Michael’s three sons, Mick, David and Dermot. To have…

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Colourful investment for Ridgway

Ridgway Rentals hire fleet gets a bit more colour with new Hitachi Plant Equipment. After many years of traditional yellow machines, Ridgway have added a bit of orange in the shape of Hitachi Excavators and Wheeled Loaders that are joining the wide list of equipment available for hire. Nationwide plant rental company Ridgway Rentals purchased their first Hitachi 225 late last year. The zero tail swing ZX225US-6 has been well received by Ridgway’s customers and more 225’s have since been ordered. To date Ridgway has ZX225’s, ZX300’s and ZX350’S working on various…

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KPH Doubles Up

Kayleigh Plant Hire (KPH) has invested more than £2.5 million in a fleet of new excavators to meet the needs of the booming construction industry. The investment sees KPH double its fleet with 41 Hitachi excavators from the ZAXIS series, which meet the new emissions regulations all machines operating in London must adhere to by 2019. From three-quarter tonne mini excavators to 40 tonne tracked machines, KPH can now offer a complete excavator portfolio to meet any construction site requirement – from small scale house build, drainage and road works,…

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