Monthly Archives: April 2021

20 years in business for Hire2K

Hire2K is marking two decades in business. Dara Boyle visits the newly refurbished showroom in Dunshaughlin and finds out what the company has to offer. To survive and grow for 20 years is a notable achievement for a company. Hire2K Plant and Tool Hire celebrated this milestone recently. Rory O’Connor …

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Liebherr R 976-E and R 980 SME-E

Two new local zero emission excavators from Liebherr: R 976-E and R 980 SME-E electric crawler excavators   The R 976-E electric crawler excavator, along with the R 980 SME-E, replaces the ER 974 B for mine and quarry extraction. The latest electric excavators to be developed and produced by …

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CAT® 815 soil compactor

Advanced technology for the new CAT® 815 soil compactor increases productivity, while new designs lower maintenance costs The new Cat® 815 Soil Compactor features technology upgrades to help increase productivity and efficiency, so more area is compacted in less time on large earthworks projects. New machine designs and revised service …

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CO2 emissions now TÜV Austria-certified

zero emission series* by the Wacker Neuson Group receives the TÜV Austria seal. Since 2015, the Wacker Neuson Group has continually expanded its range of electric-powered construction machines and equipment in the zero emission range, the use of which can save up to 93 percent of CO2 emissions compared to conventionally powered …

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Wheeled excavators “meet an important market need

Wheeled excavators – affectionately referred to as ‘rubber ducks’ – occupy an important place within the overall excavator market – one likely to grow in significance as machines themselves evolve and as user preferences in terms of footprint noise reduction and the avoidance of surface impact damage become more pronounced. …

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