Plant & Equipment
"A stockpile chute designed specifically to handle hot cement clinker (up to 450°C) is now up and running at Tudela Veguin SA’s plant at Oviedo, Spain."
Ennstone Breedon have taken delivery of a new Volvo L150D loading shovel for rehandling and stocking-out duties at their Cloud Hill Quarry.
Nordberg (UK) have changed their name to Metso Minerals (UK) Ltd to reflect the new global identity of parent company Nordberg Group, which became Metso Minerals on 2 April 2001.
Lafarge Aggregates have taken delivery of eight Caterpillar 320 tracked excavators painted in their white corporate livery.
"Steelfields have introduced a new range of planetary mixers which, they say, can reduce concrete mixing and discharge times by as much as 30%."
The new Rubble Master RM80 compact crusher can handle material with a maximum feed size of 700mm at a rate of 150 tonnes/h.
BELL Equipment UK say their latest sales figures confirm they are 'on target' to take a 20% share of the UK articulated dumptruck market by 2001 - within only three years of establishing Bell...
The Volvo L220E, the first E-series wheel loader from Volvo Construction Equipment, will make its show debut at Bauma next month.
JCB will be taking the wraps off at least six new machines at Bauma 2001 including their biggest-ever tracked excavator, the 46-tonne JS460.