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Goody Demolition – Bringing Down the House

Goody Demolition Bringing Down the House WITH SMT GB

Goody Demolition is in the process of dismantling the former Colonial Mutual Life headquarters located on the waterfront in Chatham, Kent, and has brought in its high-reach Volvo EC300E to head-up the process. Built in the 1990’s at a cost of around £35m, Colonial House in Quayside, Chatham, has been …

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Another Volvo package for Central Demolition

Another SMT Volvo package for Central Demolition

Central Demolition Ltd of Bonnybridge, Scotland, has invested in another package of Volvo excavators and loading shovels, including their largest shovel yet in the guise of an L150H. “In our opinion, Volvo excavators and loading shovels are top-class products in terms of reliability, performance and operator acceptance,” says Murray Brodie, …

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New Venture – New Volvo for William Hamilton & Sons

New Venture New Volvo for William Hamilton & Sons

William Hamilton & Sons Ltd of Larkhall, South Lanarkshire, has taken delivery of a Volvo L150H loading shovel as it embarks on a new, long term contract, handling residual waste on behalf of South Lanarkshire Council and Viridor. The new 25-tonne loading shovel has been fitted with a quick attachment …

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“Volvo’s L45H is spot on…”

Volvo L45H is spot on

So says Harry Parry, proprietor of Pwllheli based HM & BP Parry trading as Gwrtaith Gwynedd about his loading shovel after nine months since purchasing it from SMT GB’s utility dealer for North Wales – Mona Tractors Ltd. The Volvo L45H is being deployed handling green waste, waste wood and …

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A trio of Volvos for Stuart Partners Ltd

A trio of Volvos for Stuart Partners Ltd

Stuart Partners Ltd of Clyst St Mary near Exeter, in collaboration with sister company EMS Waste Services, has purchased three new Volvo machines for its recycling and landfill operations at Hill Barton and for a new recycling venture in Paignton. The three machines in question are a Volvo L70H wheeled …

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New Volvo Construction Equipment chosen by William Tracey Ltd

New Volvo Construction Equipment chosen by William Tracey Ltd

A new Volvo Construction Equipment L90H loading shovel has been delivered to William Tracey Ltd specifically to handle waste wood at the company’s Linwood recycling facility located on the outskirts of Glasgow. The new 12 tonne loading shovel has been supplied complete with a 7.0m³ quick attachment mounted Hi Tip …

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It does what it says on the tinwork

It does what it says on the tinwork

The Liston Group’s latest addition to its demolition stable in the form of a Volvo EC380E ultra high reach machine has been put into the capable hands of highly experienced operator John Healy aka Mr Tickle, nick-named thus for his reputation for ‘tickling it down’! Joining existing Volvo 25 tonne …

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Terex Trucks in it for the long haul

Terex Trucks in it for the long haul

Two years since being acquired Terex Trucks new vigour is leading to tangible benefits for its articulated and rigid hauler customers. In June 2014 when Terex Trucks became part of Volvo Construction Equipment the central message of the acquisition was that both companies were ‘stronger together’. Two years on, and …

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Raymond Brown Group invests in more Volvos

Raymond Brown Group invests in more Volvos

Raymond Brown Group of Ringwood in Hampshire has made another substantial investment ordering twelve new Volvo machines which will be deployed across the company’s construction, aggregates and waste solutions divisions. This latest package of machines with a value of circa £2M represents a partial replacement plan but also an increment …

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