Plant & Equipment
New advances in on-board weighing technology are bringing quarry operators improved efficiency and profitability.
GAME Engineering have launched an ingredient weighments system that automates and operates a batch-weighment system into a mixing and/or blending processes.
RTL Control & Instrumentation Ltd have supplied four trade-approved belt weighers to a company in the Middle East with accuracies of ±0.25% being achieved.
New driver-operated weighbridges and bespoke software from Avery Weigh-Tronix are helping to streamline the weighing and invoicing processes of Singleton Birch Ltd.
Avery Weigh-Tronix have continued to upgrade their national weighbridge calibration service with the purchase of two new 48-tonne vehicle test units in an investment totalling £1 million.
To combat the increasing theft of construction plant, Kubota have responded to market demands by introducing a key-based Anti-Theft system as standard equipment on their mini-excavators.
Finedoor have completed the installation of two asphalt screens at Tarmac’s Scunthorpe Santon site to replace old grease-lubricated screens.
In a move that will speed up delivery times of their FZG helical and bevel-helical gear units, Flender Power Transmission now offer a UK-wide fast-track service from their West Yorkshire base.
Donaldson have developed a new modular bag-filter housing that replaces the usual sheet metal housings and is designed to deliver efficient flow and pre-separation.
D.J. Flynn have taken delivery of a new 32-tonne Seddon Atkinson 8x4 Strato to use across Merseyside on their contract work with Hanson.
Master Magnets have supplied a variety of custom-built magnetic separation equipment for a slag processing plant in Greece.
A new drilling machine launched in the UK by Skelair has quadrupled drilling productivity at a limestone quarry in Tadcaster, Yorkshire.
Lincolnshire-based specialist contractors Smiths Construction (Heckington) Ltd have taken delivery of a new Vogele Super 1600-1 paver complete with Niveltronics laser system.
Atlas Copco have introduced Cosmos, an electronic remote global-management system that helps customers to reduce their costs of compressor ownership.