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JCB teams up with Specsavers for safety glasses range

JCB has launched a range of branded prescription safety glasses with high street retailer Specsavers. 20 JCB frames are being made available in men’s, …

Doosan launches new mini-excavator

Doosan has launched the new DX17Z mini-excavator, which is “ideal” for rental and urban construction sites with limited space, the company has claimed. The …

Starring role for JCB in new Alien movie

  A fleet of JCB machines has a starring role in the latest movie in the long running Alien franchise. Over 20 skid steer loaders, Loadall telescopic …

Volvo shows off range at Alloa event

VOLVO has set up shop in Alloa for two days of demonstrations, giving plant operators an opportunity to get hands-on with the manufacturer’s latest machines. …

Breedon Group sees 50% increase in profits after “eventful” 2016

Construction materials group Breedon has announced a 50% increase in profit for 2016 after an “eventful” year. The group posted profits before tax of …

A-Plant announces hoist acquisition

Equipment rental company A-Plant has announced the acquisition of Kier Construction’s hoist business and the award of a new 5-year trading agreement. The …

Steelwrist unveils new Powertilt solution

Tiltrotator manufacturer Steelwrist is to launch a new Powertilt with front pin lock technology, in co-operation with Parker/Powertilt AG. The Steelwrist …

JCB agrees significant deal with US military

JCB has kicked off 2017 by securing one of its biggest single orders in the firm’s 71-year history, worth over $140 million. The global manufacturer has …

Terex team transforms old dump truck

A group of young apprentices are taking on the mammoth task of transforming a 43-year-old Terex Truck hauler back to its former glory. Once the 13.5 tonne R17 …

JCB Power Products takes the cake with recent milestones

JCB Power Products recently celebrated two special anniversaries and marked the occasion with a themed cake for its workforce. The company celebrated 10 years …