Molson Group has added a range of Canada-built scrap attachments to its line-up just weeks after finalising a deal to distribute Genesis shears in the UK. “A perfect fit,” says the multi-franchise distributor.
Attachments business ECY Haulmark Ltd has struck an exclusive dealer agreement with Turkish manufacturer Inan Makina to supply its MTB and MTB Proline hydraulic breakers in the UK.
Molson Group has been appointed sole UK distributor for Genesis attachments. The group has been a dealer since 2004 for NPK Construction Equipment Inc. which bought the Genesis Attachments business last year.
A Swedish manufacturer has parted company with its Scottish dealer. Highland Hammer Hire has handed over responsibility for Rototilt sales and warranty repairs to the manufacturer’s subsidiary.
Astra Attachment Solutions has taken delivery of 16 Isuzu rigid trucks as part of a fleet replacement programme. Some of the 3.5 and 7.7-tonne vehicles will operate from the Scotland depot in Bathgate.
ECY Haulmark has signed an agreement with Swedish manufacturer Steelwrist to supply its fully-automatic couplers and attachment adapters in the UK. “Better value,” says ECY.
Scottish engineering company Weir Group has seen a rise in orders and profits following last year’s $1 billion acquisition of American attachments giant ESCO.
Hartl, the Austrian manufacturer whose crushing and screening buckets are handled in the UK by Lanarkshire-based dealer Yarwoods, has been sold for an undisclosed sum.
The attachments rental business of Sandhurst Manufacturing has been acquired in a £3.3m deal by Vp, the equipment hire group. It become part of a group that includes UK Forks, Groundforce, and Brandon Hire.