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Volvo CE appoints Mona Tractor Co Ltd as its new utility equipment dealer for North Wales

Volvo CE appoints Mona Tractor Co Ltd as its new utility equipment dealer for North Wales

Volvo Construction Equipment has appointed Mona Tractor Co Ltd, a long established and highly respected agricultural machinery supplier, as its utility equipment dealer covering the whole of...

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Volvo CE sales flat in first quarter despite market declines

Volvo CE sales flat in first quarter despite market declines

Market falls in the Middle East and Latin America fail to dent Volvo Construction Equipment’s first quarter results, with sales and profitability on the same level as last year, boosted...

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Powerful performers

Powerful performers

Volvo Construction Equipment pipelayers play a major part in Argentina’s energy revolution.  The operator rotates the superstructure of the Volvo PL3005D pipelayer through 360 degrees...

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Major hirer buys JCB Loadalls in £2 million deal.

Major hirer buys JCB Loadalls in £2 million deal.

Norfolk-based Mervyn Lambert Plant Hire has invested in 40 new JCB Loadall telescopic handlers in an order worth in excess of £2 million. The deal is for JCB Loadall models ranging from...

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MHEA launches excellence awards

MHEA launches excellence awards

The Materials Handling Engineers Association is proud to announce the launch of the MHEA Excellence Awards – designed to celebrate the talent and creativity of its members and the world...

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The new high frequency bulk solids radar level sensor from VEGA delivers affordable reliability

The new high frequency bulk solids radar level sensor from VEGA delivers affordable reliability

Radar level sensors are a proven a success story for bulk solids level.  In some industries they have superseded electromechanical and ultrasonic measuring devices many sectors. This is...

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Volvo P4820D: From inner city to intercity

Volvo P4820D: From inner city to intercity

The new, compact P4820D ABG includes features more often seen in larger Volvo pavers, allowing it to handle both small inner-city jobs and bigger intercity projects. And with paving widths from...

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Precision Bulk Material Handling System Moves Highly Fragile Product at a Rate of 12,000 Pounds Per Hour While Also Reducing Finished Product Reject Rate

Precision Bulk Material Handling System Moves Highly Fragile Product at a Rate of 12,000 Pounds Per Hour While Also Reducing Finished Product Reject Rate

This automated bulk material handling system provides a total process solution for moving highly fragile product through multiple process operations into bulk storage for temporary holding prior...

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Industrial gear units with 190 kNm output torque

Industrial gear units with 190 kNm output torque

Even more comprehensive UNICASE gear unit portfolio NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has extended the successful industrial gear unit range by adding a new size with 190 kNm output torque. The series now comprises...

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Half-bridge scraper design & build service provides cost effective solution

Half-bridge scraper design & build service provides cost effective solution

Half-bridge scrapers made by A&J Fabtech rotate around a central pivot in circular settlement tanks and provide a cost effective option for removing sludge and scum which has settled to the...

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Bulk bag weigh batching system with integral tubular cable conveyor

Bulk bag weigh batching system with integral tubular cable conveyor

A new automated Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System from Flexicon meters ingredients into a FLEXI-DISC™ Tubular Cable Conveyor that transports batches of a specified weight to downstream processing...

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Queen's award hat trick honours innovation and exports

Queen's award hat trick honours innovation and exports

21st April - JCB is today honoured for innovation and export sales growth with three Queen’s Awards for Enterprise. Winning its first Queen’s Awards is JCB Power Systems, producer...

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New Measurement Product Guide now available from Micro-Epsilon

New Measurement Product Guide now available from Micro-Epsilon

Precision sensor manufacturer Micro-Epsilon has published a new, 36-page “Measurement Product Guide 2016” that is packed with a host of innovative products. The fully revised edition...

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Sentinel displays advanced vehicle safety systems at APSE seminar.

Sentinel displays advanced vehicle safety systems at APSE seminar.

Once again, commercial vehicle safety specialists, Sentinel Systems, will be exhibiting at this year’s APSE Fleet, Waste and Grounds Seminar in Aviemore.  Running from 17 –...

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Volvo Penta moves to the future ahead of Stage V emissions regulations

Volvo Penta moves to the future ahead of Stage V emissions regulations

Engine manufacturer Volvo Penta develops new solutions in anticipation of forthcoming European emissions legislation. After the successful launch of Volvo Penta’s innovative Stage IV-compliant...

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