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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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NEW WA480-8 EXPANDS KOMATSU WHEEL LOADER RANGE

The latest wheel loader to be added to Komatsu distributor McHale Plant Sales’ product offering is the all-new WA480-8 – a machine which their sales director, John O’Brien says is ‘a very important model and hugely popular amongst sand and gravel operators in Ireland.’ Unveiled for the first time at the Intermat …

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KOMATSU AWARDS MCHALE PLANT SALES

McHale Plant Sales’ expertise in Komatsu aftersales in Ireland was acknowledged by the Japanese manufacturer at its recent annual Advanced Technical Contest, held at their UK headquarters in Newcastle and competed in by Komatsu distributors from all of their major European markets. Following the contest, the Irish distributor had reason …

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Caterpillar® Announces Two New Ultra-Class Trucks

Caterpillar continues to expand its mining truck offering to give mining companies the flexibility to choose what meets their needs and preferences. Following the successful introduction of the 794 AC 291-tonne (320-ton) capacity truck at MINExpo 2016 and investments to further advance the 797F 363-tonne (400-ton) mechanical-drive truck, Caterpillar is …

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NEW KOMATSU BACKHOE LOADER LAUNCHED AND AVAILABLE HERE

Efficiency, reliability and versatility are words being used by Komatsu to describe its new WB93R-8 backhoe loader, just launched internationally and now available for sale in Ireland. With its distinctive Komatsu branding, the new unit is said by them to be ‘a perfect match between performance and efficiency’. First in …

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ANOTHER VOLVO FOR DAVID FISHER CONTRACTING LTD

David Fisher Contracting of Stenhousemuir, Larbert, has taken delivery of a Volvo EC140E with a second unit tentatively on order, thus continuing a tradition of owning and operating Volvo 14-tonne excavators. “We’ve been operating Volvo 14-tonne excavators for quite a long time now and this new E-model replaces an EC140C …

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Bobcat Loader Developments Increase Customer Benefits

Bobcat has announced a number of new developments in the company’s compact loader range for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), such as Auto Ride Control, Heated Cloth Air Ride Seats and several more, offering numerous additional benefits for customers. The new developments provide an increased choice of features for …

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McHALE PLANT SALES APPOINTS TECHNICAL & TRAINING MANAGER

Damian Quigley (age 34) has been appointed to the position of Technical & Training Manager with construction equipment, forestry and waste processing machinery distributor, McHale Plant Sales. In his new role, his primary function will be to advance the careers of apprentices, give technical support to the company’s own field …

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Perfect control on-site with Engcon and Trimble integration

Engcon, the world-leading manufacturer of tiltrotators, together with Trimble the excavator control system manufacturer, have developed a new feature that automatically keeps the bucket or beam at the correct tilt angle. So the operator only needs to keep the equipment at the correct height and rotation for perfect results. With …

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