Plant News

Nov 23
Liv Golf League Event at JCB Golf Club: Breaking News

Liv Golf League Event at JCB Golf Club LIV GOLF LEAGUE EVENT HEADS FOR JCB GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB JCB’s exclusive Golf & Country Club is set to host its most prestigious tour event in its short history with confirmation today that the LIV Golf League is heading for the venue next summer. On July […]

Nov 16
JCB DIGatron: Monster Jam Launch

JCB DIGatron™ DEBUT AS MONSTER JAM® PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCED JCB DIGatron™: A new truck is set to hit the world stage to thrill families and motorsport fans after digger maker JCB and entertainment giant Monster Jam ® announced a new partnership. The two family companies are joining forces to establish JCB as the official heavy equipment […]

Nov 16
JCB Sponsored Canoeist Confirmed for Paris

CONGRATULATIONS AS JCB SPONSORED CANOEIST CONFIRMED FOR PARIS 2024 JCB-sponsored slalom canoeist Adam Burgess has the digger giant’s congratulations ringing in his ears after he was today confirmed as a competitor in Paris next summer. Staffordshire-born Adam, 31, started canoeing on the River Trent in his home town of Stone, Staffordshire with the Stafford, and […]

Nov 16
SANY set to return to the Executive Hire Show

SANY set to return to the Executive Hire Show 2024 SANY UK has announced its participation in the upcoming Executive Hire Show 2024, scheduled to take place at the Coventry Building Society Arena on the 14th and 15th February. SANY will showcase its smallest zero tail-swing excavator, the SY18U which will be displayed alongside a […]

Nov 11
JCB Celebrates 70 Years of Backhoe Innovation

PLATINUM EDITION CELEBRATES 70 YEARS OF JCB BACKHOE INNOVATION JCB is celebrating 70 years of manufacturing its iconic backhoe loader with the unveiling Platinum Editions of the 3CX and 4CX models. Company founder Joseph Cyril Bamford CBE invented the backhoe concept and the first JCB model was manufactured in 1953 after he combined a lightweight […]

Nov 03
British Pothole Fixer

MINISTER’S INSIGHT INTO MONEY-SAVING BRITISH POTHOLE FIXER Transport Minister Mark Harper was given a live demonstration of a machine which is helping fix Britain’s roads and end the scourge of potholes. The Minister was shown the JCB Pothole Pro during a visit to the company’s Derbyshire engine plant and saw for himself how the machine […]

Nov 03
Freeport-McMoRan uses Cat MineStar

Freeport-McMoRan uses Cat MineStar™ to convert fleet IRVING, Texas, Oct. 31, 2023 – Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) and Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) announce that the two companies are collaborating to convert the mining company’s fleet of 33 Cat® 793 haul trucks at its Bagdad mine in Arizona to an autonomous haulage system (AHS) using Cat MineStar™ Command for […]

Oct 17
New Cat 255 and 265 Compact Track Loaders

New Cat® 255 and 265 Compact Track Loaders deliver industry leading lift and tilt breakout forces, significantly increase torque For Release in North America, Europe, South Korea: October 2023 Release Number: 293PR23 Both models increase lift height, tilt and lift breakout forces, and rated operating capacity All-new wider cab boasts more overall volume, foot space, […]

Oct 17
JCBs New North American Plant

JCB ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR NEW NORTH AMERICAN PLANT JCB today announced it is set to build a new factory in North America which will create 1,500 new jobs over the next five years. The construction of the 720,000 sq ft (67,000m²) factory will begin early next year on a 400-acre site in San Antonio, Texas. […]

Oct 06
JCB Reports Strong 2022 Profit Growth: Warning

PROFIT RECOVERY CONTINUES AS OUTLOOK LOOKS UNCERTAIN Construction and agricultural machinery maker JCB today announced that profits and turnover rose in 2022 but is warning of a less certain outlook for the coming year. Sales turnover in 2022 grew to £5.7 billion (2021: £4.4 billion) and profit before tax grew to £557.7 million (2021: £501.6 […]