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Steelwrist retains status as one of Sweden’s best run firms

ATTACHMENTS specialist Steelwrist has been recognised as one of Sweden's best managed companies for the second year in a row. Best Managed Companies is a...

Future technologies to be showcased at new event

THE Construction Equipment Association (CEA) has teamed up with The Supply Chain Sustainability School to deliver a new future technology event called Futureworx. The CEA,...

Construction charity launches new resource to improve sleep health

THE Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity has revealed its Helpline App has been upgraded with a new resource aimed at helping workers suffering from insomnia...

New CASE backhoe series ‘over 60 years in the making’

CASE Construction Equipment has unveiled the new backhoe loader SV Series, featuring an expanded cab and new Stage V engine. "The new backhoe loader SV...

New CECA Scotland chair appointed

MARK Bramley of Alness-based Pat Munro has been appointed chair of the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) Scotland. He succeeds David Ross, MD of George...

First Yanmar SV120 sold in the UK

THE first Yanmar SV120 sold in the UK has been snapped up by GDR Sales and will be used for riverbank maintenance, flailing and...

JCB shows off Stage V reduced swing X-Series digger

JCB has unveiled the first Stage V reduced swing model in the firm's X-Series crawler excavator portfolio. The 245XR will take its place in the...

Hitachi offers solution to meet mixed-fleet data demand

HITACHI Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) has revealed moves to improve the 'ease and frequency' of which machine data and analysis is accessed. The manufacturer...

New report highlights crucial impact of construction charity

THE Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity has revealed it helped 2,264 families in crisis and delivered £1.287 million of charitable giving in 2020. The figures were...

New guide advises plant operators on use of technology to improve safety

BRIGADE Electronics has unveiled a new plant operators guide to help improve efficiency and safety on sites. The free resource offers information on how operators...

Speedy in ‘industry first’ eco hybrid lighting tower offering

SPEEDY has announced the launch of what the firm has described as the industry’s first plug-in hybrid outdoor lighting tower to the market following...

Plant sector’s stars of the future honoured at live event

THE winners of the Construction Plant-hire Association's (CPA) Stars of the Future Awards have been announced. In one of the industry’s first live events following...

‘Slimmed-down’ Hyundai model tackles residential task

THE first Hyundai HX210A crawler excavator in the UK has been sold to Darlington-based contractor C G Robinson. The 20-tonne class digger was sold by...

Platinum accolade for attachments manufacturer

HILL Engineering has been recognised as one of Ireland's best managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme. The attachments manufacturer, based in...

A-Trax appoints design engineer after experiencing ‘considerable growth’

CRAWLER track system manufacturer A-Trax has announced the appointment of George Michalopoulos to the role of design engineer. The business revealed it has seen 'considerable...

JCB’s ERF fleet to go under the hammer after notching up 15 million miles

JCB has announced that the firm's fleet of ERF trucks is being retired after travelling the equivalent of almost 600 times around the world. The...

Transparent bucket innovation scoops two top awards

DOOSAN has announced that its wheel loader 'Transparent Bucket' system has won two awards at the international Matexpo Exhibition held in Kortrijk, Belgium. The product...

Mecalac appoints new regional business manager for UK and Ireland

MECALAC has appointed Mike Poxon as regional business manager for the UK and Ireland. With more than 30 years’ experience in the construction equipment sector,...

Brokk launches ‘plug-and-play’ boom solution

BROKK has announced the launch of the Brokk Pedestal Boom, described as a 'compact, stationary' breaker boom system for the mining and aggregates industry. The...

Spider excavators used on £5m Network Rail project

NETWORK Rail brought spider excavators on board its recently completed project to protect the West Coast mainline from landslips. The line, which runs from Glasgow...

CITB earns sector backing for levy proposals

CITB has announced that construction employers have backed its levy proposals to support skills and training by way of the consensus process. 66% of the...

‘Hard-hitting’ film released to help prevent construction suicides

A poignant new video has been released to highlight the issue of suicides in the UK and Ireland construction sector. Almost 500 construction workers take...

Edinburgh firm adds to fleet with five new SANY mini diggers

EDINBURGH-based Glenevin Construction has snapped up five new SANY SY18C mini excavators. Founded in 2013 by Shaun Devlin, Glenevin specialises in utilities, civil engineering, traffic...

‘Soaring’ demand creates 100 new jobs at JCB

JCB has announced it is to recruit 100 new welders for its Staffordshire factories following a 'soaring' demand for its products. The recruitment drive is...

Vital equipment airlifted in to iconic funicular railway project

HHH Equipment has revealed its role in the supply of vital equipment to contractors involved in the work to strengthen and reinstate the iconic...

‘Mole’ brought on board for tunnelling project in Highlands

NETWORK Rail has tunnelled 33 metres under the Lynebeg railway as part of advance works for the A9 dualling between Tomatin to Moy. It comes...

BHP and Caterpillar to develop zero-emissions mining trucks

BHP and Caterpillar are teaming up to develop zero-emissions mining trucks at BHP sites to reduce emissions. The move is the result of over 12...

CVT design offers fuel-saving opportunities on new Doosan loader

AS part of Doosan's DL-7 series, the manufacturer has unveiled the new DL420CVT-7 Stage V-compliant wheel loader equipped with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). Boasting...

Metso Outotec appoints Duo Group to provide aggregates solutions in the UK

METSO Outotec has appointed Duo Group as a distributor for the firm's aggregates solutions in the UK. The deal covers the current aggregate business serviced...

Bobcat unveils Stage V version of E57W

BOBCAT has announced that a new Stage V-compliant version of the 6-tonne E57W wheeled excavator is now available. The model is powered by a Bobcat...