Plant, Equipment & Supplies News

Plant, Equipment & Supplies News

Plant hire firm adds to accommodation fleet with £1m order

Plant hire firm adds to accommodation fleet with £1m order

UK plant hire firm A-Plant has added 50 Boss Cabins to their accommodation fleet as part of a £1m expansion
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Mechanic apprentices receive recognition at CPA Stars of the Future Event

The CPA has recognised a number of mechanic apprentices during its annual event to identify the industry’s brightest talent
Plant hire firm opens new site creating up to 10 new roles

Plant hire firm opens new site creating up to 10 new roles

A number of new roles have been created as one of Scotland’s largest plant hire firms invests more than £1m opening a new site
Drone technology can make plant theft recovery safer and more efficient

Drone technology can make plant theft recovery safer and more efficient

Recovering stolen plant equipment and machinery could be made easier, safer and achieved more efficiently with new drone technology, says AMI Group
Construction equipment exports see highest level of growth since Q2 2015

Construction equipment exports see highest level of growth since Q2 2015

New data has revealed construction equipment exports remain buoyant, as the first quarter of the year sees figures reach a new high
Construction Supplier of the Year named as Seddons Plant & Engineering

Construction Supplier of the Year named as Seddons Plant & Engineering

Hire Association Europe’s Hire Awards of Excellence 2017 have named Seddons Plant & Engineering as construction Supplier of the Year
Plantworx construction equipment machinery event will be the largest to-date

Plantworx construction equipment machinery event will be the largest to-date

The third biennial Plantworx event is coming to Leicestershire in June, bringing together a range of construction equipment machinery experts
SME contractors see annual turnover hit by late payments

SME contractors see annual turnover hit by late payments

A new survey has revealed many SME contractors have a substantial amount of annual turnover tied up in late payments
Construction costs continue to rise while output grows

Mixed start to the year as construction costs rise but output grows

A new survey suggests 2017 saw a strong start to the first quarter, despite construction costs continuing to rise
Construction Plant Conference date and venue revealed

Construction Plant Conference date and venue revealed

The Construction Plant-hire Association will host the 2017 Construction Plant Conference on 31 October, bringing together experts from the industry
New construction products must be carefully regulated and monitored

New construction products must be carefully regulated and monitored

New construction products left untested can result in serious problems. The British Board of Agrément explains why they should be monitored for safety
PLANTWORX 2017 confirms over 100 new exhibitors for the event

PLANTWORX 2017 confirms over 100 new exhibitors for the event

The PLANTWORX 2017 Construction Machinery Exhibition, set to be hosted in June, will showcase the latest innovation in plant equipment
Hyundai launches two new plant equipment machines

Hyundai launches two new plant equipment machines

Plant equipment manufacturer Hyundai has added two new construction machines with the launch of a new wheeled loader and mini excavator
Building supplies sales increase despite Brexit

Building supplies sales are up since the UK voted to leave the EU

Kingspan says the sales of building supplies in the UK has improved since the Brexit vote was made, with no evidence yet that leaving will be bad for the sector