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Swede dreams as firm shows off latest innovations

Project Plant’s Fraser Rummens recently visited the home of tiltrotator and work tool manufacturer Steelwrist in Sollentuna, Sweden for the company’s 2017 …

Mobile workshop helps hydraulics firm service projects

HEAVY plant engineering firm, Independent Hydraulic Services (IHS) Scotland, has custom built a mobile workshop container and 4×4 vehicle in a bid to …

It’s all in the Wrist

A lifelong love of diggers and a desire to start his own business led Alan Gow to purchase his first machine – a used JCB 3CX – at the age of 19. Now, as …

Innovation holds the key for CRS

A Northern Ireland-based designer and manufacturer of bespoke recycling solutions has revealed that the Scottish market is becoming increasingly important to …

Industry gears up for expanded Plantworx

“AN event for the industry, by the industry.” That’s how Rob Oliver, CEO of the Construction Equipment Association (CEA), describes the Plantworx …

“You definitely get what you pay for”

AN Aberdeenshire groundworks firm has paid tribute to the quality of Takeuchi excavators, which have helped the firm carry out a number of challenging tasks …

Hyundai sets sail for harbour work

AN Isle of Bute-based boat builder has recently completed work on a canal dredger custom fitted with a 22-tonne Hyundai excavator, which is now plumbing the …

New Airdrie HQ gives SCG Supplies room to grow

SCG Supplies has purchased new premises that have trebled the firm’s warehousing capacity, as part of ambitious expansion plans. The company’s new …

New MD has hit the Ground running

THE new managing director of ground engineering and equipment specialist Groundforce UK has told Project Plant he has “absolute optimism” about the …

Management buyout at Blackwood

TOM Blackwood, owner of Stewarton-based Blackwood Plant Hire, has sold the business in a management buyout. The Herald newspaper has reported that Mr …