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Flannery Plant Hire kick-off at Wembley with Kubota’s U55-4

Now celebrating 45 years of excellence, one of the UK’s largest providers of plant and ancillary equipment, Flannery Plant Hire, has experienced significant growth in recent years, leading to further expansion across the UK. Following on from the plant hire company’s major pan-European Crossrail venture, Flannery’s latest prestigious project is …

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Marubeni-Komatsu introduces new PC80MR‐5 midi excavator

Superb Design ‐ Excellent Comfort ‐ Superior Safety  Marubeni-Komatsu announces the new PC80MR‐5 midi excavator, with an integrated counterweight and tight tail swing radius, a swing boom that hugs the machine and operating weights ranging from 8,000 to 8,240 kg the PC80MR‐5 is ideal for work in confined areas and …

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Marubeni-Komatsu introduces the PC228USLC‐11, a new “All Round” short‐tail excavator.

Komatsu’s expert excavator technology for forestry and urban jobsites The new Komatsu PC228USLC‐11 ultra‐short tail excavator proposes advances in lifting performance with a 6% lower fuel consumption, improved operator comfort, increased safety features and industry leading low in‐cab noise levels. Its rounded cab design, more compact than on a conventional …

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Carillion’s smaller rail suppliers to be paid arrears

 Around 300 of Carillion Construction Ltd’s smaller rail suppliers are to be paid the arrears they are owed following a further agreement between the Official Receiver’s special manager, PwC, and Network Rail. The agreement covers Carillion’s small rail suppliers arrears from Christmas time through to 15 January when the company …

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Engcon boosts hill farmer’s productivity

Scotland’s main Engcon dealer, JCC Group has supplied and fitted Engcon‘s EC209 tiltrotator to hill farmer John Chambers‘ 7 tonne JCB JZ70 lgp excavator bringing enormous benefits in productivity and environmental impact. “I‘m a farmer,“ explains John Chambers, “and I invested in my tiltrotator, mainly for digging open drainage on …

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Liugong looks North

Having recently established a new depot in Manchester to serve the area, UK Liugong dealership Construction Plant & Machinery Sales (CPMS) are now expanding sales and service into the North West of the country, with a number of high profile deals already being completed. One for the first to join …

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