The author who enjoyed success with a book on Scottish earthmoving equipment is publishing a follow-up on “some of the biggest, best and historically-significant pieces of earthmoving equipment ever produced”.
Martyn Ward Plant, the heavy earthmoving and equipment specialist, is making fast progress on its £1m contract for the final restoration phase at a former opencast coal site in Ayrshire.
A Scottish plant apprentice who was identified as a star in the making two years ago has returned to the scene of his triumph to speak to the young people following in his footsteps.
More than 95% of the demolition material produced during the £120m redevelopment of Glasgow’s Queen Street station has been recycled. And thousands of tonnes have been used on other projects in the city.
Surfacing contractors working for a leading house builder could soon be laying plastic roads across Scotland. Springfield Properties hopes to convince councils to allow it to use the material on all its developments.
Plant operator Eddie O’Donnell swapped the controls of his Liebherr materials handlers for a Ford saloon recently to take part in the West Cork Rally. He's more usually found hauling logs on the Isle of Mull.
An Aberdeen company has become Scotland’s largest operator of Trimble machine-controlled plant after increasing its connected fleet to 14. And it's helped secure two multi-million pound contracts.
Plant operators in Scotland will have the opportunity to give their verdict on card schemes at a meeting in Stirling in January. A series of events will seek clarification on the passport schemes.
A wash bay for construction plant cleaned up at a recent environmental awards presentation. Trime UK’s X-Splash product competed against more than 800 other nominations in the Green Apple Awards.