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UK’s first Kobelco semi-automatic excavator has the X-Factor!

UK’s first Kobelco semi-automatic excavator has the X-Factor

Xwatch have recently installed its XW4 height & slew restrictor system to Plantforce Rentals state of the art Kobelco SK210LC, fitted with Leica semi-automatic GPS machine control and an SMP ST22 tilt rotator – a UK first. Plantforce Rentals took delivery of the 22.1 tonne Kobelco machine in the winter …

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GDR Sales takes delivery of UK’s first Yanmar SV120

GDR Sales takes delivery of UK’s first Yanmar SV120

GDR Sales has taken delivery of the first SV120 sold in the UK. Retailed through Ben Burgess, Yanmar’s official dealer for Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Rutland, the new model will be used for riverbank maintenance, flailing and general building applications. One of the most powerful machines in the Yanmar portfolio, …

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Volvo enhances and expands hybrid excavator range

Volvo CE enhances and expands hybrid excavator range

Offering fuel efficiency improvements over conventional machines of 17%, Volvo has launched an all-new powertrain for its revolutionary EC300E Hybrid excavator – and introduced the technology in two new models in the 25 and 35-tonne classes. Using an all-new base machine that itself offers a 10% improvement in fuel efficiency …

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