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Hillhead expands again

On the back of a record-breaking event in 2018 which was supported by 546 exhibitors and an independently audited attendance of 19,753*, the Organisers have made the decision to extend the event once again for 2020. With outdoor space currently on track to be sold out by late autumn, an …

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VOLVO CE SEE SALES RISE 10% IN SECOND QUARTER

Improvements in the key European and North American markets, coupled with a strong focus on its service business, volume flexibility in the industrial system and tight cost control helped Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) deliver a good all round performance in its second quarter 2019 results. Net sales in the …

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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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NEW CAT® R2900 UNDERGROUND LOADER OFFERS EXPANDED EMISSIONS CONTROL OPTIONS, ENHANCED COOLING AND EASE OF SERVICE

The new Cat®R2900 Underground Loader offers configurations to meet the strictest diesel engine emissions standards, including those in Europe and North America, and it continues to deliver the high performance and 17.2-tonne payload of its proven predecessor. The new LHD leverages Caterpillar’s next generation design to provide extended durability, superior …

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