Plant & Equipment
"During an auction in Houston, Texas, in early November, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers surpassed the US$50 million mark in gross auction sales over the Internet for the year."
Finning Power Systems have introduced the Olympian GEH250 and GEH275 generator sets, extending the range up to 275kVA.
"The new 4242 SR from BL-Pegson is based around their Trakpactor horizontal impact crusher and comprises a crushing, screening and stockpiling unit built on one tracked chassis."
Bell Equipment of South Africa have become the first articulated dumptruck manufacturer in the world to offer an ADT with a 50-tonne payload capacity.
Measurement Devices Ltd (MDL) have rebranded their multi-purpose industrial laser module (ILM) product range which will now be marketed under the LaserAce name.
Shropshire-based Hawk Plant have taken delivery of the first Moxy MT40B series-II articulated dumptrucks to be supplied in the UK by Marubeni-Komatsu.
"RMC’s Longham Quarry in Dorset has recently taken delivery of the first new Weighloader system in the UK, launched by Prolec Ltd at this year’s SED exhibition."
JCB chief executive John Patterson welcomed HRH The Princess Royal to the JCB World Parts Centre last month where she performed the official opening of the new £27 million facility.