Category: Plant Hire

May 15
PD Developments adds Hyundai HW150A CR To Fleet

PD DEVELOPMENTS ADDS FIRST WHEELED MACHINE TO FLEET Manchester-based groundworks and civil engineering specialist contractor PD Developments, led by Damian O’Grady and Paul Lackey, has enhanced its operational capabilities with the addition of an HD Hyundai Construction Equipment HW150A CR wheeled excavator to its growing fleet of equipment. The machine is the company’s first wheeled […]

Apr 05
SANY at ScotPlant 2024: Showtime

New machine line up for SANY at ScotPlant 2024 SANY UK are delighted to be returning to the largest and most important event of the year for the Scottish construction equipment industry.  As part of an extensive line up of more than 15 machines, SANY will showcase its brand new telehandler series which will be […]

Mar 06
Hirer Marks 50th Birthday Celebrations

GOLDEN DAY AS HIRER MARKS 50TH BIRTHDAY WITH £68 MILLION ORDER The UK’s Morris Leslie Plant Hire is kicking off its 50th birthday celebrations in style by placing an order for a huge fleet of new JCB machines worth £68 million. The machines will all be supplied throughout 2024 in an expression of confidence in […]

Dec 19
JCB Employee’s Fundraising Plunge

INTREPID JCB EMPLOYEE TAKES THE PLUNGE TO BOOST NSPCC FUNDS TEN days, ten locations, ten open water swims, each less than a chilling ten degrees. That was the challenge JCB employee Georgina Williams set herself to raise vital funds for the NSPCC. And the intrepid open water swimmer has now completed her UK-wide adventure with […]

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 […]

Oct 05
DA Johnstone Plant Hire: Safety First

SAFETY FIRST FOR DA JOHNSTONE PLANT HIRE “If there’s one thing that swayed us towards Hyundai it’s the safety features. The quality of the camera system was a huge factor in us choosing Hyundai for our fleet,” said David Johnstone, owner of DA Johnstone Plant Hire Ltd. The family-run company, based in Morpeth in Northumberland, […]

Aug 20
Rocket Rentals invests in SANY

Rocket Rentals invests in 10 new SANY excavators SANY UK is pleased to announce that Rocket Rentals Ltd, a leading name in UK plant, access and tool hire has made a significant investment in its fleet with the procurement of 10 new SANY excavators. The decision to invest in SANY excavators aligns with Rocket Rentals' […]

Jul 04
Erkat ER 250 Stump Grinder: New Video

Erkat ER 250 Stump Grinder Making Easy Work of a Tree Stump The Erkat ER 250 Stump Grinder, equipped with longitudinal drum cutters powered by a robust radial piston motor, generates incredibly high cutting forces. When paired with a Wacker Neuson EW65 wheeled excavator, this machinery can easily remove an old tree stump in an […]

Jul 04
50 000th Cat Wheel Excavator: Plant News

Caterpillar celebrates production of the 50,000th Cat® Wheel Excavator In 1984, Caterpillar, Eder and Zeppelin Baumaschinen, the Cat® dealer in Germany, introduced a new wheeled excavator line, offering four models under the Cat Eder brand. Eight years later, the line became a 100% Cat product with a designated wheel excavator team. Twenty-eight years later, in 2012, […]

Jul 03

JCB WINS 900 MACHINE DEAL FROM NATIONAL BUILDERS’ MERCHANT JCB has won one of its biggest orders of the year after a 900-machine deal was signed with national builders’ merchant Jewson. The order for machines worth more than £12 million is the biggest ever placed by Tool Hire – the rental division of Jewson – […]