Materials Handling News

Selwood Invests £2million on Hyundai Excavators

Selwood Invests £2million on Hyundai Excavators

National plant and pump, hire and sales company Selwood has invested £2million with Hyundai since the beginning of the year on excavators to enhance its already sizeable hire fleet. 70...

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Girl power reigns as record numbers sign up for apprenticeships

Girl power reigns as record numbers sign up for apprenticeships

A record number of young women have started work at JCB as apprentices – challenging the myth that engineering is very much a man's world. Nine females have just completed the first week...

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Protection from SRF

Protection from SRF

Solid recovered fuels are commonly used in the cement industry today in lieu of, and in support of fossil fuels. However, while cement companies assess direct maintenance cos ts related to the...

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Sandvik Materials Technology divests its distribution business in Australia and New Zealand

Sandvik Materials Technology divests its distribution business in Australia and New Zealand

Sandvik Materials Technology is divesting its distribution business in Australia and New Zealand to Vulcan Steel Ltd.  The divested operations include leading processors and distributors...

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Chairman Zeng Guang’an: LiuGong Supports Transit Construction Along the Silk Road Economic Belt

Chairman Zeng Guang’an: LiuGong Supports Transit Construction Along the Silk Road Economic Belt

The Forum for Transport Construction and Logistics of Silk Road Economic Belt was held in Xinjiang on the 2nd of September. Zeng Guang’an, Chairman of Guangxi LiuGong Machinery Co. Ltd....

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TXM Plant order three High Torque Augers from Sandhurst

TXM Plant order three High Torque Augers from Sandhurst

UK Rail Contractor, TXM Plant Ltd, engaged in long term contracts to drill foundation holes for stanchions during Network Rail’s Phase Two line electrification work, recently invested in...

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JCB signals commitment to Germany with €25 million investment

JCB signals commitment to Germany with €25 million investment

JCB Germany has announced the biggest single investment ever in its business as the company prepares to celebrate 50 years of trading in the important market. The company is to build a brand...

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CP Dynes chooses Bell Equipment at first sight

CP Dynes chooses Bell Equipment at first sight

Groundwork and drainage specialist CP Dynes has purchased an Articulated Dump Truck (ADT) from Bell Equipment for the first time, after being impressed by the machine at major construction industry...

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Chepstow Plant International continues fleet expansion with Bell Equipment E-Series ADTs

Chepstow Plant International continues fleet expansion with Bell Equipment E-Series ADTs

Chepstow Plant International has purchased eight E-series Articulated Dump Trucks (ADTs) from Bell Equipment as part of a major upgrade to its fleet for plant hire and contracts. The South Wales...

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Komatsu Europe International Launches PC210LCi-10 Hydraulic Excavator

Komatsu Europe International Launches PC210LCi-10 Hydraulic Excavator

The world’s first intelligent Machine Control excavator Komatsu Europe International n.v. introduces the new PC210LCi-10 excavator to the EU market. A Komatsu and world premiere,...

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“Quality, back-up and operator acceptance tick the boxes for Mackoy Ltd”

“Quality, back-up and operator acceptance tick the boxes for Mackoy Ltd”

So says Managing Director Mike Mayock, as the company chooses two more Volvo EC140D’s for its groundworks and civil engineering business based at Chandlers Ford in Hampshire.  Established...

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Revving Up for Plantworx 2015 – 65% Sold!

Revving Up for Plantworx 2015 – 65% Sold!

The next really BIG event in the construction show calendar is the 2nd Plantworx exhibition which is taking place in just nine months’ time at its brand new home at Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome,...

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Ashcourt Contracts continues to grow with Volvo equipment

Ashcourt Contracts continues to grow with Volvo equipment

Ashcourt Contracts, a division of the Hull-based Ashcourt Group, has added a Volvo EC250E, an EC250DLR and the first SD135 soil compactor in the UK to its growing equipment fleet. In total the...

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BAM in for Tower Light’s VB9

BAM in for Tower Light’s VB9

TowerLight UK have confirmed an order for fifteen VB9 lighting sets from the construction giant, BAM Nuttall Ltd. The VB9 is Tower Light’s flagship product and incorporates a host of environmentally...

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New Sieving Machine Air Sizer 200

New Sieving Machine Air Sizer 200

For most efficient particle sizing in the micron range The new Air Sizer 200 is ideal for sieving very fine dry particles, which require efficient dispersion and desagglomeration via air jet...

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