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MERLO ATTRACTS HIGH-PROFILE USERS

The availability of models within the Merlo telehandler range that are equipped to meet the needs of construction and industrial users generally – as distinct from those designed for agricultural contracting application – has helped distributor McHale Plant Sales to add a number of high-profile users to its customer base. …

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MICHELIN LAUNCHES NEW EARTHMOVER TYRE

Michelin is introducing a new generation of tyre for the earthmover market which has been designed to extend tyre life, improve traction and deliver better comfort and stability versus the generation of products they replace. Optimised for fitment to loaders, graders and articulated dump trucks, the new Michelin Xtra FlexLife …

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Euro Auctions dispose of Dawnus Construction assets with a final hammer total of £5.35m

Euro Auctions, Europe’s largest auctioneers of industrial plant, construction machinery and agricultural equipment, held a two-day auction on the 13th & 14th June to dispose of the general construction equipment and assets of the construction group known as DCHL (Dawnus Construction Holdings Limited), which went into administration on 15th March 2019. On the 13th & 14th June 2019 …

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MILLER TOUCH ON NEW GROUND AT PLANTWORX

The 4th biennial Plantworx Construction Exhibition, hosted by the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) event took place last week at its brand new home at the East of England Arena in Peterborough. In true Plantworx tradition, the weather at the show was biblical and it poured down with rain for most …

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GOING DEEP TO BUILD THE WORLD’S LONGEST ROAD TUNNEL

Reconstruction of the Coastal Highway Route E39 is not only Norway’s biggest ever infrastructure project – but the Rogfast Tunnel, of which it is part, will be the world’s longest and deepest underwater highway. With a depth of up to 392 meters below sea level, this pioneering project is the …

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CQMS’19 A ‘BAROMETER’ OF CUSTOMER SENTIMENT

More than those held previously, CQMS’19 was a very clear barometer of the economic climate generally and of customer sentiment throughout the plant sector at this time. That is the view of one leading exhibitor, Michael McHale, director of McHale Plant Sales whose team were there to show off latest …

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JCB FASTRAC TRACTOR STORMS TO NEW BRITISH SPEED RECORD

JCB has set a new British speed record for tractors with its high-speed Fastrac tractor. The tractor notched up 103.6mph at Elvington Airfield, near York, with TV presenter and engineering guru Guy Martin behind the wheel.  It smashed the previous 87.27mph record set in March 2018 by Top Gear’s Track-Tor. …

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CQMS 19 is proud to announce our expert panel lineup!

CQMS 19 is proud to announce our expert panel lineup. Taking place on Friday 21st in the conference room at 11am, we have experienced and knowledgeable speakers covering government, construction, finance, technology and manufacturers. Our show will be officially opened by Minister Damien English TD at 10.30am. During the panel …

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