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Successful reopening OBO Tyres factory & start of Magna Tyres production

Magna Tyres Group is delighted to announce the start of the  production of Magna Tyres at the OBO Tyre factory in Hardenberg, The  Netherlands. During the “grand opening” event hosted the 11th January, the first Made in Holland tyre was unveiled by Michael de Ruijter (CEO Magna Tyres Group) and  René de Vent (Alderman municipality Hardenberg) in the presence of  global press and customers. This is a huge development for Magna Tyres Group and an important  milestone in the history of our company, said Michael de Ruijter. The  expansion is important because we are struggling to keep up with the... viac

SCX800A-3 allows extra flexibility for BRUN

A Swiss contractor, GEBR BRUN AG, has invested in a new Hitachi Sumitomo SCX800A-3 to replace one of its existing crawler cranes. With a KH180-3 now being superseded by the latest model, the company’s fleet will remain at five with three other KH180-3s and one KH150-3 still in operation. BRUN’s new flagship machine was delivered in October 2017 by the country’s authorised dealer, Probst Maveg. The two companies have worked together for over 30 years during which time they have developed a strong relationship, according to Daniel Fanger, BRUN’s Director for Special Foundation Works and a membe... viac

Rehabilitation of Camps Bay Drive in Cape Town with Wirtgen Cold Recycling Technologies

Rehabilitation of Camps Bay Drive in Cape Town with Wirtgen Cold Recycling Technologies Camps Bay Drive is a major scenic route within the  City of Cape Town and provides access to Camps Bay and Hout Bay. Based  on the project brief and geometric analysis, Camps Bay Drive required  widening to safely accommodate the high volumes of tourists and MyCiti  bus traffic. In order to minimize the impact on traffic, the design  brief targeted construction outside the summer peak tourist season and  also required investigation into shortened construction periods. The key  role was played by Wirtgen col... viac

BMS takes delivery of first Liebherr LTM 1090-4.2 mobile crane

The first model of the new LTM 1090-4.2 goes to Denmark BMS impressed by the concept of the Liebherr 90-tonne crane LTM 1090-4.2 can travel with axle loads of 10 tonnes, 12 tonnes and 16 tonnes Danish crane and heavy haulage contractor BMS took  delivery of the very first LTM 1090-4.2 in mid-December 2017. Liebherr  first unveiled the 90-tonne crane in March of the same year at the  Conexpo in Las Vegas. The new 4-axle crane is extremely flexible since  it can travel with axle loads of 10 tonnes, 12 tonnes and 16 tonnes. It  features a 60-metre telescopic boom, a whole 10 m... viac

New Roll-Out Bucket Helps Operators Reach New Heights

John Deere continues to grow its ever-expanding lineup of Worksite Pro attachments with the introduction of its new roll-out bucket offerings. The RB72, RB84 and RB96 models are designed to best match the attachment to the machine. Optimized for G-Series Compact Track Loaders and K-Series Compact Wheel Loaders (RB84 and RB96 only), these buckets provide an additional 34 inches of dump reach when fully extended. “From loading tall Total Mixed Ration mixers in ag applications or elevated truck beds, our new roll-out buckets allow customers to lift higher and get more done in a workday,” said Je... viac

CASE G-Series Wheel Loaders wins prestigious 2017 Good Design™ Award for Design Excellence

CASE Construction Equipment received the Good Design™ Award for the G-Series wheel loaders – the latest generation of the brand’s proven range, which introduced a revolutionary windscreen design and raised the bar on operator comfort when launched in 2017. This recognition comes in the 50th year of the prestigious Award and was most significant in its history as a record number of Fortune 500 companies and the world’s foremost design firms entered. The G-Series was one of the product designs selected by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Archi... viac

Hitachi fine-tunes ZW150-6 wheel loader to perfection

The new mid-size wheel loader from Hitachi is a detailed  evolution of the successful previous generation model, and offers  outstanding versatility, exceptional comfort and industry-leading  safety. Using its extensive knowledge of the high-performing ZW-5 model, and  ongoing research of the European market, the Hitachi development team  has fine-tuned the ZW150-6 to better satisfy the needs of operators. Their demands for greater  versatility without compromising on performance, and their concerns for  safety and comfort, have all been carefully considered with the new  ZW150-6. Ideal for a... viac


Waste and residues - once materials to be disposed of - are now transformed by MB into a new source of profit, with significant environmental benefits.   Until recently, nobody had thought of this. Then along came MB Crusher, who designed and produced machinery that transforms loaders, skid loaders and backhoe loaders into mobile crushing and screening tools. Real jewels of mechanics, MB-L crusher buckets and MB-LS screening buckets can be used with any “size” of skid loader, loader or backhoe loader, from 2.4 to 25 tons. They work very simply, just like the range of crusher and screening buc... viac

Tunnel version of four Liebherr XPower® wheel loaders now available

Tunnel construction is one of the most demanding civil engineering applications for construction equipment. Liebherr has a range of machines capable of working productively under the extreme conditions of a tunnel construction site. These include the XPower® L 550, L 556, L 566 and L 576 wheel loaders, which are now available in an optional tunnel version. The new tunnel package includes a number of features aimed specifically at optimising the robustness of these machines. This ensures high standards of safety and machine availability for tunnelling applications. The new tunnel package for L... viac

The Keestrack R6 at Movarec New options for higher performance

Belgian recycling company Movarec has been working with the diesel-hydraulic Keestrack R6 impact crusher and screening unit for about a year. The new equipment has not only made it possible to increase performance and quality, but also to substantially expand the area of use of the impact crusher unit with its capacity of 300 tonnes/hour. Headquartered in Ingelmunster, a town close to the city of Kortrijk and the French border, the Belgian Monseré group has a workforce of 20. The company of Monseré, with its primary activities of earthworking and demolition work, was founded by Davy Monseré i... viac