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."
Worsley Plant has put together this short video that successfully demonstrates the benefits of a Remu screening bucket.
Worsley is a dealer for Remu, along with Dig A Crusher products.
The footage speaks for itself, so I’ll say no more.
Suffolk-based demolition and recycling company Sutton Services has added a JCB JS260XD crawler excavator to its fleet of specialist equipment.
The new machine replaces an older JS220 and has been bought to meet a growing requirement for heavier equipment and an increasing workload at the company.
Sutton ordered the machine, its largest JCB excavator to date, with a triple articulating boom – or TAB – adding to the machine’s versatility and flexibility.