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Yanmar to exhibit at Hillhead 2022

Yanmar to exhibit at Hillhead 2022

Yanmar Compact Equipment EMEA is set to showcase a number of its latest models at this year’s Hillhead exhibition. The team will be located on stand V3 throughout the three-day event, which takes place at the Hillhead Quarry in Derbyshire between 21-23 June. Renowned for innovation, performance, compactness and reliability, …

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Specialised Groundcare maximises efficiencies with Mecalac 8MCR

Specialised Groundcare maximises efficiencies with Mecalac 8MCR

When it came to investing in new plant equipment to support increasing customer demand, Specialised Groundcare Ltd purchased a Mecalac 8MCR crawler skid-excavator from dealer NCD Equipment. Already operational on job sites across the East Midlands, the new addition is helping the team to streamline efficiencies and maximise productivity. Based …

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Mecalac appoints new UK General Manager

Mecalac appoints new UK General Manager

Mecalac Construction Equipment UK has announced the appointment of Heath Davies as General Manager. Joining the business with immediate effect, Heath’s appointment demonstrates Mecalac’s commitment to development, investment and continued global growth. With significant experience in operations management, continuous improvement and programme direction roles, Heath brings unparalleled insight from time …

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New from Xwatch – the Xw Laser Drone

New from Xwatch - the Xw Laser Drone

The brand new Xwatch laser solution, once deployed, will fly around the machine on a jobsite, creating a virtual wall that moves with the slew area as the boom extends and retracts. If the drone picks up a human presence or an object within the slew area, a high-density laser …

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Shorts Group expands rental fleet with Yanmar ViO17 excavators

Shorts Group expands rental fleet with Yanmar ViO17 excavators

Berkshire-based plant hire firm, Shorts Group, has further expanded its growing rental fleet with five new Yanmar ViO17 zero tail-swing mini excavators. This complements four Yanmar machines purchased last year. The state-of-the-art models, which were delivered earlier this month, are already operational on sites across Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey and the …

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L Lynch Plant Hire and Haulage training supported by Xwatch

L Lynch Plant Hire and Haulage training supported by Xwatch

Lynch believes that the right training and familiarisation on all types of plant that the company supply is key to the company and the wider industry’s future. Ensuring that Lynch customers’ sites are safe, and personnel remains injury-free, is pivotal for everyone involved in construction projects. Lynch benefits from a …

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Yanmar unveils next-generation ViO17 mini-excavator

Yanmar unveils next-generation ViO17 mini-excavator

Yanmar Compact Equipment EMEA has launched the latest marque of its globally-acclaimed ViO17 zero tail swing mini-excavator. Compact, versatile, robust and reliable, the next-generation model sets the standards in performance, productivity and class-leading capability. Powered by a Stage V-compliant 3-cylinder direct injection engine from Yanmar’s acclaimed TNV series, the ViO17 …

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