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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 …

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 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 …

Materials solution gives Edinburgh facility a sporting chance

AGGREGATE Industries has announced that it has supplied more than 15,000 tonnes of aggregates and specialist sand and 1,100 sqm of commercial hard landscaping …

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, …