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Since 2008, AAF International has worked closely with a coal fired electric power generating facility on providing dust collection solutions for a variety of applications

Since 2008, AAF International has worked closely with a coal fired electric power generating facility on providing dust collection solutions for a variety of applications

Since 2008, AAF International has worked closely with a coal fired electric power generating facility on providing dust collection solutions for a variety of applications. AAF began this relationship...

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Mick George Ltd ‘Reach for the Stars’

Mick George Ltd ‘Reach for the Stars’

It was all smiles at the former RAF Brampton site this week, thanks to a special arrival, as Mick George Ltd became part of a very exclusive club. Only last month, the very first Volvo EC480E...

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ONEIC Purchases First Mini-Excavators in Oman

ONEIC Purchases First Mini-Excavators in Oman

Oman National Engineering & Investment Co. (SAOG), based in Muscat in the Sultanate of Oman, has taken delivery of the first mini-excavators to be sold in the country, comprising 20 new Bobcat...

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SlurryPro Goes From Strength to Strength

SlurryPro Goes From Strength to Strength

LCC Groups hugely impressive new coal washing and sorting plant in Belfast dock has become the latest European site to benefit from the inclusion of SlurryPro pumps. Plant manufacturer, Dernaseer...

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Volvo CE hits home run for major-league baseball

Volvo CE hits home run for major-league baseball

A Volvo EC220E crawler excavator has changed the face of baseball for the Toronto Blue Jays, transforming the team’s infield from artificial turf to all-dirt. America’s northern...

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Appointment to the Global Sales & Marketing Division for the Manitou group

Appointment to the Global Sales & Marketing Division for the Manitou group

The Manitou group, the world leader in all-terrain material handling trucks, is announcing the appointment of Laurent Bonnaure as Executive Vice President Global Sales & Marketing and member...

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Kubota and HSS Hire sign landmark agreement

Kubota and HSS Hire sign landmark agreement

Kubota UK has signed a landmark agreement with HSS Hire Group (“HSS Hire”) to supply its market leading range of mini-excavators and compact construction equipment. The deal, an...

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Italy’s Ermes Gemo reclaims title in Operators Club Final

Italy’s Ermes Gemo reclaims title in Operators Club Final

Ermes Gemo from Italy has been crowned Operators Club champion for the second time, following a year of grueling local heats and a final test of speed, precision and technique at the Volvo CE...

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Heavy duty rotary position feedback: Contelec Vert-X 48E non-contacting magnetic sensor suits extreme environment applications

Heavy duty rotary position feedback: Contelec Vert-X 48E non-contacting magnetic sensor suits extreme environment applications

Contelec’s latest Vert-X 48E series non contacting magnetic encoder is aimed at precision angle measurement on agricultural, mining or construction equipment, and other applications where...

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SkidWeigh ED2E-Elite Series

SkidWeigh ED2E-Elite Series

Engineered with the operator in mind the system is easy to use, accurate to +/-1% of F.S. of the vehicle weighing capacity, capable of withstanding the most demanding and challenging...

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Shell Bitumen welcomes focus on Britain's Roads in Autumn Statement.

Shell Bitumen welcomes focus on Britain's Roads in Autumn Statement.

Thomas Moons, General Manager Sales and Operations Europe and South Africa, said: “Shell Bitumen welcomes the decision by the Treasury to invest in the UK road network. The measures announced...

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Bulk bag weigh batch unloader with seismic bracing

Bulk bag weigh batch unloader with seismic bracing

A new BULK-OUT® Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Unloader with seismic bracing provides added structural integrity and operator safety for installations in regions prone to earthquakes. The BFC model...

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RJ McLeod expands its range of Volvo excavators

RJ McLeod expands its range of Volvo excavators

R J McLeod (Contractors) Ltd based in Glasgow has taken delivery of two new thirty eight tonne Volvo EC380E excavators and for the first time, added Volvo EC140 (fourteen tonne) and EC220 (twenty...

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First New Bobcat T36120SL 12 m Telehandler in Scotland

First New Bobcat T36120SL 12 m Telehandler in Scotland

R & B Joinery of Inverurie in Aberdeenshire, has purchased Scotland’s first Bobcat T36120SL 12 m telehandler from Balgownie Ltd, the Authorised Bobcat and Doosan dealer for Aberdeenshire,...

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Multiple operators can vacuum simultaneously, ideal for light dusts and warehouse cleaning type applications

Multiple operators can vacuum simultaneously, ideal for light dusts and warehouse cleaning type applications

We are increasingly been approached by contractors, asking if they can operate multiple vacuum lines simultaneously. The answer is yes. This can be ideal for vacuuming dusts and other small product,...

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