Mining

Reminder that the Government’s consultation on 2025 Border Strategy closes next week

Reminder that the Government's consultation on 2025 Border Strategy closes next week

Government originally  launched a consultation on the 2025 Border Strategy on the 22nd July 2020. The idea was to set out their vision for world’s most effective border by 2025. Here is a reminder of how the Materials Handling World of professionals can contribute and represent our industry by providing …

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New Vice President at ABMEC

New Vice President at ABMEC

ABMEC (formerly the Association of British Mining Equipment Companies) has appointed Kevin Sabin as its new Vice President. Kevin replaces Dr Paul Freeman, who recently took over as the organisation’s President. ABMEC promotes mining excellence, and its members include OEMs, component suppliers, service providers and educational establishments. Kevin is Divisional …

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Longcliffe Quarries takes delivery of 10 new trucks

LONGCLIFFE QUARRIES TAKES DELIVERY OF 10 NEW TRUCKS

Derbyshire-based Longcliffe Quarries, the UK’s leading independent supplier of high purity calcium carbonates, has taken delivery of 10 new Volvo trucks, with its order comprising of eight FH 6×2 tractor units and two FM 8×4 rigids. The firm specified the FH tractor units with Globetrotter cabs, each built with rear …

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Ritchie Bros. eases cash flow for equipment owners

Ritchie Bros eases cash flow for equipment owners

Heavy equipment auctioneer Ritchie Bros. supports equipment owners through the COVID-19 crisis with flexible disposition options to improve their cash flow, including advance payment options and purchasing seller assets outright. While many of us are isolating at home during the coronavirus pandemic, the world of heavy equipment auctions is still …

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