Materials Handling News

It’s the best on the market …

It’s the best on the market …

Is the considered opinion of Fastsource Director, Keith Blasket, as he adds another Volvo excavator to his plant fleet... And joining his mixed fleet of equipment which includes existing Volvo...

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Innovations from B&B Attachments at UK Construction Week

Innovations from B&B Attachments at UK Construction Week

Leading specialists in material handling solutions B&B Attachments is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the Build Show on stand B578 as part of UK Construction Week. The Build...

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Ridgway Rentals Ltd takes delivery of £9m worth of new Komatsu Machines

Ridgway Rentals Ltd takes delivery of £9m worth of new Komatsu Machines

Based in Oswestry, Shropshire, third-generation family owned business RIDGWAY Rentals Ltd is all set to take delivery of 60 large earthmovers from Marubeni-Komatsu of Redditch. The mammoth £9million...

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BULKEX17 – Bulk Handling Today and Tomorrow

BULKEX17 – Bulk Handling Today and Tomorrow

BULKEX, the leading annual event for bulk materials handling, is taking place in just a few weeks’ time at Eastwood Hall, Nottingham on 18 and 19 October. With its line-up of topical and...

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Vortex to exhibit at BulkEx 2017

Vortex to exhibit at BulkEx 2017

Vortex will be exhibiting slide gates and diverter valves in Stand 39 at Eastwood Hall in Nottingham, England, on 18-19 October.  Vortex specialises in innovative valve solutions for the...

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KTR adds thruster brakes to industrial product range

KTR adds thruster brakes to industrial product range

KTR has extended its range of industrial brakes products by adding a new line of electro-hydraulic thruster brake systems. The KTR-STOP® TB line is available as disk or drum brakes, the...

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Baosteel Meishan takes 6 AUMUND Rotary Discharge Machines for silo extraction

Baosteel Meishan takes 6 AUMUND Rotary Discharge Machines for silo extraction

In a determined move towards environmental protection in a variety of industries, open stockpiles are increasingly being replaced by covered longitudinal or circular storage halls or silos. Following...

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Doosan Strengthens Presence in EMEA Market

Doosan Strengthens Presence in EMEA Market

Doosan Bobcat and Doosan Infracore have announced their intention to transfer the Doosan Heavy business from Doosan Bobcat to Doosan Infracore. Both parties are pursuing this transfer process...

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KTR set to launch new backlash-free shaft coupling

KTR set to launch new backlash-free shaft coupling

Power transmission component manufacturer KTR has developed a new backlash-free, vibration-reducing shaft coupling for drives with severely high speeds. The flexible ROTEX® GS HP achieves...

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Increased efficiency for Tritton Mine

Increased efficiency for Tritton Mine

Last year Aeris Resources, Tritton copper mine operation in Nyngan NSW took a leap of faith and became the first underground mining company in Australia to purchase and install a Load Volume...

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Taylor & Braithwaite celebrate 50 years of business.

Taylor & Braithwaite celebrate 50 years of business.

Cumbria based construction equipment machinery dealer, Taylor & Braithwaite (T&B) is celebrating 50 years of trading this year! Originally started by Harold Taylor in October 1967, Trevor...

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LiuGong makes a spectacular show at BICES2017

LiuGong makes a spectacular show at BICES2017

LiuGong, a global leader in the manufacture of construction equipment, makes a spectacular showing along with 29 tough machines at this year’s 14th Beijing International Construction Machinery...

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New 7’’ LCD Colour Camera System from ECCO

New 7’’ LCD Colour Camera System from ECCO

ECCO, the leading manufacturer of commercial vehicle warning equipment, has launched the new LCD Colour Camera System, EC7010-K to enhance its vehicle CCTV product offering.  ECCO’s...

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Thomas Menzies’ smooth operator

Thomas Menzies’ smooth operator

Thomas Menzies Builders Ltd of Kirkcaldy, Fife, has opted for its first Volvo EC220E excavator thanks to the high level of operator comfort, smoothness of control and overall stability and performance,...

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Hanson extends Hinkley involvement with new contract wins

Hanson extends Hinkley involvement with new contract wins

Hanson UK has extended its involvement with EDF Energy’s Hinkley Point C project, securing a roads construction contract for the Kier Bam Joint Venture through its contracting division. The...

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