Rye Group goes all in on HVO

Rye Group has taken delivery of three new Caterpillar excavators that will run on HVO fuel to support the company’s Sustainable Standard initiative. The Green D+ HVO fuel supplied by New Era Fuels is made from used cooking oil that has been supplemented with an organic additive. HVO reduces carbon emissions by 90 percent and…Read moreRead more

The Break Fast Show #142

In today’s show: The mammoth HS2 project hits a major milestone; we take a closer and longer look at the latest addition to the Rye Group equipment fleet; we look at the questionable practice of “AdBlue deletion”; and in preparation for its latest sale later this week, we will be attempting to GO LIVE to…Read moreRead more

The Break Fast Show #23

The last of the big bangs at Ironbridge Power Station; we go cruising with Mantovanibenne; a Sheraton Hotel checks out in Atlanta; and, 20 years on, we look back at the tragic events of 9/11 and one demolition man’s role in the clean-up operation. All that and more, on The Weekend Wrap.

The Break Fast Show #141

In today’s show: a 200 metre tall stack at Thunder Bay power plant gets popped; Rye Group goes all in on HVO, and we have an exclusive video preview; Manitou goes underground in pursuit of mining customers, and we have an exclusive video of that too. Brokk puts itself on a pedestal And on the…Read moreRead more

The Break Fast Show #140

In today’s show: Construction employers and trade associations give their backing to the CITB; the true financial cost of the COVID-19 pandemic hits home; and you think you’re having a bad day…? And we play out with a film produced to coincide with World Suicide Prevention Day. We would urge you to stick around for…Read moreRead more

CJ Charlton’s new kit goes to work…

CJ Charlton Group is one of the rising stars of the UK demolition industry. And the company is building upon that reputation by investing in new equipment from the likes of Hitachi Construction Machinery UK and Dehaco.

The Break Fast Show #139

In today’s show: Sheraton Hotel checks out in Atlanta; we get on site with CJ Charlton Group and their latest kit; there are excavator incidents and accidents; Plantforce shines a light on safety; and the return of The King. All that and more on The Break Fast Show.

The Break Fast Show #138

In today’s show: Who would want the poisoned chalice of the Grenfell Tower demolition? Bell rings the changes with a new 4×4 ADT; the UK’s first Cat 315GC makes landfall – And we have the video; McAuliffe Group joins the Komatsu D71PXi club; And we go cruising with Mantovanivbenne. All that and more, on The…Read moreRead more

Real time bucket design

The boffins over at Steelwrist recently unveiled a new online tool that allows users to design and specify an excavator bucket to match their specific carrier, application and material. So we decided to take the “configurator” for a spin to see just how easy it is to design a custom excavator bucket.

The Break Fast Show #137

In today’s show: The last of the big bangs at Ironbridge Power Station; a worker is crushed beneath a lift on a site in Edinburgh; and we get under the hood of Kubota’s new LPG-fuelled mini excavator. In addition to all that, we’ll be designing our own excavator bucket LIVE using a new online tool…Read moreRead more