The Break Fast Show #420

In today’s show: Demolition company fined over an accident in 2020 that left a young woman fighting for her life; Kinshofer unveils the latest additions to its product line; Volvo goes large with all-electric excavators; and we’re dozing with Shantui. PLUS XCMG unveils a hybrid crane. All that and more, on The Break Fast Show.

The Break Fast Show #419

In today’s show: Diggers and Dozers names its top five excavators from the recent Bauma show; Liebherr unveils its latest compact wheel loaders; we see how one construction company is using the Caterpillar Reman programme to keep sits fleet fresh; and we’re looking back at Bauma through the lens of Liebherr. PLUS how our audience…Read moreRead more

The Break Fast Show #418

In today’s show: JCB unveils its smallest Loadall telehandler to date; Rotar has boosted the power of its concrete crackers and the size of its grapple range. We have the low-down. We get all the details of two of the biggest Liebherr machines that were on display at Bauma 2022; and Wacker Neuson unveils its…Read moreRead more

In conversation with Louis Broekhuizen of Rotar

Having already established its Ramplifier system as a significant boost to productivity, the company has now unveiled Ramplifier 2.0 to make concrete cracking duties even faster. In this exclusive interview, we discuss the newly-boosted system, the latest addition to the company’s impressive line-up of grabs and much more besides.

Driving a digger round the Nurburgring

DemolitionNews’ Mark Anthony recently got to drive the world-famous Nurburgring motor racing circuit. His vehicle of choice was a hot new model from Volvo. But it wasn’t a car. And it wasn’t a truck. It was an astonishing electric wheeled loader.

The Break Fast Show #417

In today’s show: Redcar echoes to the sound of yet another big blast; Wacker Neuson shows off its latest compact excavator; Bobcat puts the spotlight on its latest mini excavators; and we’re headed back to Bauma for a closer look at the Doosan display. PLUS how Volvo is helping to mitigate machine collisions. All that…Read moreRead more

The Break Fast Show #416

In today’s show: Caterpillar unveils its first battery-powered mining truck; we’re checking out the very latest heavy wheel loader from Volvo; we’re going behind the scenes of an electric stand at Bauma 2022; and we’re walking around Hitachi’s Bauma stand. PLUS I take a spin around the Nurburgring in an electric wheel loader. All that…Read moreRead more

NFDC path to salvation starts here…?

The National Federation of Demolition Contractors names its next president. That appointment could set the Federation back on track and could give the UK demolition industry the trade association it so richly deserves.

The Break Fast Show #415

In today’s show: The rules of succession have been set aside as John Lynch prepares for NFDC presidency; the world’s tallest buildings and the challenge they present for those that might ultimately demolish them; and we’re headed back to the Messe Munchen, first in the company of Steelwrist and then to check out the latest…Read moreRead more

The Break Fast Show #414

In today’s show: China makes a belated bid for the World Cup, courtesy of XCMG; we’re going electric with CASE mini excavators; we’re travelling back to Bauma in the company of Hyundai; and we’re getting connected with Caterpillar. PLUS we’re starting the week with a big bang all the way from Italy.