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99 Volvos for Chepstow Plant

Chepstow Plant International has placed an order with Volvo dealer SMT GB for 99 machines for its mineral, aggregates and earthmoving fleet. Volvo construction machinery now accounts for nearly two thirds of Chepstow Plant’s fleet. The latest order includes: 20 excavators ranging from the EC250E to the EC480E (25- 50 …

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Terex Trucks expands stateside

With the predicted growth in the US and Canadian construction industries, Terex Trucks is strengthening its presence and investing in these key markets. This year, the US construction industry is expected to grow by 5%, owing to positive trends in housing and large-scale infrastructure projects. It is also predicted that …

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AB 2000 joins Quattro Group family

Quattro Group announced today that it has acquired AB 2000, the Glasgow-based plant specialist in a multi-million pound deal. Since its incorporation in 1995, AB 2000 has grown to be Scotland’s largest privately-owned hirer of operated plant and equipment, with a turnover of approximately £30 million. As such a significant …

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“I’m well impressed!”

So says Gavin Milven, proprietor of G A Milven Plant Hire of Wigtown, Dumfries & Galloway, as he takes delivery of his new Volvo EC140E excavator. Taking delivery of his new fourteen-tonne charge reunites Gavin Milven with the Volvo brand. “It was back in 2006 when I decided to venture …

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Announcing the Launch of Construction Plant Finance Ltd

Construction Plant Finance Ltd launched in May 2018 dedicated to the provision of competitive and flexible finance solutions exclusively for the UK construction industry. Significantly, Construction Plant Finance Ltd, headquartered in Hampshire, fills a 20-year gap in the construction sector. It is the first independent finance company to be introduced …

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Bigger booms

Following a multi-million pound order placed at the recent Intermat show held in Paris at the end of May, UK-based MEWP and telehandler rental specialists Quick Reach has taken delivery of four Genie Z-80/60 and four Genie ZX-135/70 articulating boom lifts. The company also chose a five-year Genie Service Solutions …

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