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McKeon Stone – Awards and Recognition

The people at McKeon Stone have plenty to celebrate at this festive season.  At London’s The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, on Friday 7th December, Niall Kavanagh on behalf of the Mc Keon team accepted the Craftsmanship award at the Natural Stone Award for a Catholic chapel, built for a private estate in the …

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Close Brothers: supporting SMEs for 140 years

This year, Close Brothers celebrates a noteworthy 140-year anniversary. Since being established in 1878, we have been, and still are, recognised as a FTSE 250 company. With a reliably strong credit rating and offices across the UK and Ireland, we have supported SMEs for many years. Today, we have over …

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Euro Auctions reports significant increase in volume and quality of machines being consigned to upcoming February auction

Customers sign up in droves for upcoming Euro Auctions’ next equipment sale Euro Auctions, the leading international auctioneers of used industrial plant, construction machinery and agricultural equipment, is seeing an impressive array of quality equipment, much unused, being consigned to its upcoming and popular one-day Brisbane auction on 7th February.   This in turn …

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Kobelco strengthens its demolition and vehicle dismantling range

Following the introduction of the SK210D in 2016 and the recent unveiling of the SK350DLC-10, Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. (KCME) is excited to announce the launch of the SK140SRD – the manufacturer’s smallest machine designed for the demolition and recycling sector. Despite its smaller size, this machine is borne …

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£1,000 CHRISTMAS BONUS ROUNDS OFF STRONG YEAR FOR JCB 

JCB earlier this month delivered some festive cheer to thousands of UK employees – the company’s biggest Christmas bonus for more than a decade. Around 7,200 employees at JCB’s 11 plants across Staffordshire, Derbyshire and Wrexham will receive an extra £1,000 in their pay packets. The last time a Christmas …

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Magna Tyres Group opens new regional office in South Africa

Magna Tyres Group is delighted to announce the opening of a new regional office in South Africa. In recent years, Magna Tyres has been extremely successful in South Africa and the neighbouring countries. The rapid growth and excellent performance of Magna products in the area made expansion necessary to provide …

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Cat® GRADE with 3D brings added utility, versatility and operating efficiency to automated grade control for D3K2, D4K2 and D5K2 models

The new Cat®GRADE with 3D system for D3K2, D4K2 and D5K2 track-type tractors is an automated grade control system using GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) technology to precisely position the machine’s blade, without operator input, from first rough cut to finish grade. For added utility, GRADE with 3D incorporates the Cat AccuGrade™ Ready …

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Yanmar CEE launches ViO82 midi-excavator

Yanmar Construction Equipment Europe (CEE) has further expanded its class-leading equipment portfolio with the launch of its ViO82 zero tail swing midi-excavator. Perfectly blending technology and innovation, the new model will be available to order through dealers nationwide from December. Offering the efficiency and productivity of a large excavator with …

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