To Dartford in Kent for news of a global dealer conference and demonstration of new crushing and screening equipment from Terex Finlay.
Although Terex Finlay is based in Omagh in Northern Ireland, it held this event at OCL Regenerations in Dartford, coupled with meetings at a London hotel.
Dealers were told how Terex Finlay growth plans centre on an aggressive new product development programme that will see the product range double over the next three years.
If you are anywhere near Kendal, there’s a good opportunity coming up to get your hands on some of Hyundai’s latest products, including the new R430LC-9A.
Taylor & Braithwaite, the Hyundai dealer in Cumbria, is promising ‘all action’ working demonstrations. The three-day event runs from Thursday 23rd October through to Saturday 25th October 2015 at Roan Edge Quarry in Kendal (just off junction 37 of the M6).
The 42.6-tonne R430LC-9A excavator was launched at the Hillhead show back in June but will be shown working for the first time in the UK.
Hawk Group held an open day recently at its training and demonstration facility in Sandford, Shropshire.
The sun shone for most of the day and there were more than 200 visitors of all ages, with many of them from local colleges.
This is the second consecutive year that Hawk have organised the event and board director Paul Allman was delighted with how the day went.
A couple of interesting concept excavators have been recognised with Red Dot awards, a global accolade for industrial designers.
Among the 4,750 entries from 63 countries were two groups of postgraduate students from Coventry University.
A Derby based block paving company has recently purchased its ninth Avant compact tool carrier since discovering the Finnish manufactured machines some 12 years ago.
Established in 1987, family owned Tecni:Block specialises in all types of paving for both commercial and domestic customers and now wouldn't be without its fleet of little green Avants.
Managing director Phil Annable says: "I really didn't think our first Avant would last five minutes on our type of work, but I have to say they have since proved to be absolutely brilliant with one of our 635 models now over eight years old and still going strong."