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Rocket Rentals launch a new red & grey era with £1.2m Takeuchi deal

Rocket Rentals launch a new red & grey era with £1.2m Takeuchi deal

Christmas came early for Gloucestershire based plant hire company Rocket Rentals and its customers as the family run business has invested £1.2 million in a new fleet of 25 Takeuchi mini...

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MP Skills announces launch of new Driver CPC course for 2018

MP Skills announces launch of new Driver CPC course for 2018

MP Skills have launched a new Driver CPC training course for 2018; Logical Logistics – Essential Tools for the Professional Driver. Logical Logistics is the latest addition to the suite...

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CASE G-Series Wheel Loaders wins prestigious 2017 Good Design™ Award for Design Excellence

CASE G-Series Wheel Loaders wins prestigious 2017 Good Design™ Award for Design Excellence

CASE Construction Equipment received the Good Design™ Award for the G-Series wheel loaders – the latest generation of the brand’s proven range, which introduced a revolutionary...

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Freightliner & Unipart Rail's joint supply chain solution wins at the FTA Logistics Awards!

Freightliner & Unipart Rail's joint supply chain solution wins at the FTA Logistics Awards!

Leading UK intermodal and bulk freight provider Freightliner, a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W), and Unipart Rail, supply partner to the rail industry, were triumphant at last...

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Diggers Direct sets sights on JCB Hi Viz Loadalls

Diggers Direct sets sights on JCB Hi Viz Loadalls

One of Ireland’s leading nationwide plant hire firms has bought a fleet of JCB’s new 540-180 Hi Viz Loadall telescopic handlers - becoming the first in the country to offer the new...

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TA300 makes way for new Czech motorway

TA300 makes way for new Czech motorway

Czech Republic-based company ATM CZ has invested in the help of a Terex Trucks TA300 to extend the country’s D11 motorway by 15.5km. Extending a busy 90km motorway is no easy task, from...

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Renewal of Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou for the next 4 coming years

Renewal of Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou for the next 4 coming years

The Board of Directors of Manitou BF, in their meeting today at the headquarters of the Company, decided unanimously to renew the mandate of Mr. Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou...

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Renewal of Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou for the next 4 coming years

Renewal of Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou for the next 4 coming years

The Board of Directors of Manitou BF, in their meeting today at the headquarters of the Company, decided unanimously to renew the mandate of Mr. Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou...

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Mick George Ltd Provide Solid Foundations for A14 Improvements

Mick George Ltd Provide Solid Foundations for A14 Improvements

The A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme recently marked its first anniversary. Great progress has been made to date, along the 21-mile route of this 1.5 billion Highways England scheme. The...

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Hatz get mixed up with Trojan

Hatz get mixed up with Trojan

Trojan Mixers, a division of Suffolk based, Tex Engineering Limited have just completed a two asphalt mixer special build projects each involving the use of a Hatz diesel engine. The first project...

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Kubota is Stage V certified

Kubota is Stage V certified

Japanese engine manufacturer Kubota has achieved certification for the EU Stage V diesel engine emission regulation for Non-Road Mobile Machinery (NRMM), which will come into effect in 2019.  The...

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Half a million and counting as major milestone marked.

Half a million and counting as major milestone marked.

A JCB business which has powered its way to international success today celebrated the production of half a million engines - enough to stretch from London to Paris. Four cylinder diesel engines...

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New Doosan Excavators and Loader at Miller Plant

New Doosan Excavators and Loader at Miller Plant

Miller Plant Limited, based at Inverurie in Aberdeenshire in Scotland, has purchased new Doosan crawler excavators and a new Doosan wheel loader from Balgownie Ltd, the local Authorised Doosan...

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Schaeffler provides short term monitoring solution for a cement tube mill

Schaeffler provides short term monitoring solution for a cement tube mill

By implementing a temporary monitoring solution for assessing the condition of the trunnion drive end bearing on a cement tube mill, Schaeffler has helped Sunstate Cement prolong the operating...

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Jens Müller, the new Commercial Managing Director of AUMUND Fördertechnik

Jens Müller, the new Commercial Managing Director of AUMUND Fördertechnik

Since 1st October, AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH in Rheinberg has had a new Managing Director, Jens Müller (54), who is responsible for finance, controlling, IT, HR, general admin, purchasing...

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