Bomag compaction equipment will no longer be available in Scotland from Molson Young Plant Sales. The dealer has dumped the German light compaction range after 17 years to switch its allegiance to Ammann.
Scotland’s first Stage V 457 loading shovel is included in a package of 29 new JCBs which have returned to work at The Malcolm Group following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions.
Liebherr has launched a ‘two-in-one’ machine that combines the functions of a telescopic loader with those of a traditional wheeled loader. A telescopic arm replaces wheeled loader lift arms.
A lifting specialist is in talks with a number of plant hirers as it steps up marketing of an electric telehandler. The first in the UK has been sold to Flannery Plant Hire to work on the HS2 rail project.
A 20-tonne JCB has become the industry’s first hydrogen-powered excavator. The 220X has been undergoing testing for more than a year and will continue to be refined through advanced testing.
A completely new design, higher performance and an improved cab are features of Doosan’s latest wheeled loader. The DL420-7 Stage V model has a standard bucket capacity claimed to be the largest in its class.
Liebherr has formed a partnership with Leica Geosystems that will see its excavators fitted with machine control systems as factory-fit options. The arrangement applies to generations 6 and 8 wheeled and crawler machines.
Two Doosans, a fleet of tippers and a host of assorted tractors and trailers assembled last week for one of the most important events in Shetland’s farming calendar.
A finance company has warned plant buyers to be on guard against Covid-19 purchase scams as some businesses buy construction equipment without undertaking inspections, leaving them open to fraud.