French flair, Coventry convenience…

Arden Equipment sets up shop in the UK. French attachment manufacturer Arden Equipment recently opened a dedicated facility in Coventry to better serve customers here in the UK. And, as ever, DemolitionNews was the first on the case.

Bobcat – Next is Now

The Bobcat name might be synonymous with its world-leading range of skid steer loaders. But, in recent years, the company has emerged as one of the sector’s true innovators. Bobcat recently unveiled a new range of Compact Wheel Loaders and Small Articulated Loaders. Together, these mean that Bobcat now offers the world’s largest range of…Read moreRead more

The Tesla of construction equipment…

The construction equipment industry is a mature market in which changes and improvements are largely incremental variations on a proven theme. The same was true of the automotive sector until Elon Musk and Tesla rode the crest of the electric vehicle revolution and turned the car market onto its head. So where is the construction…Read moreRead more

New star of the big screen

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE – MB Crusher goes large with latest Shafts Screener. Italian attachment specialist MB Crusher has extended its range of Shafts Screeners to include its biggest, strongest and toughest model to date: The MB-HDS523. Suitable for excavators from 30 to 45 tonnes, the new attachment is aimed specifically at applications requiring optimum durability and…Read moreRead more

Kings Heath doubles down on Doosan

Redditch-based Kings Heath Demolition Ltd has purchased a number of new Doosan mini and crawler excavators. The company has taken delivery of its first three mini-excavators as part of the order. That order – placed with local Dosan dealer Murley Construction – also includes three of the larger Doosan DX225LC-5 22 tonners, adding to Kings…Read moreRead more

Industry dealt Bauma blow…

Bauma, the world’s largest construction equipment exhibition, has been postponed to autumn 2022. That is the result of many discussions between Messe München and top industry representatives as well as the Advisory Board. New date is October 24–30, 2022. Considering the particularly long planning times for exhibitors and organisers at the world’s largest trade show,…Read moreRead more

A CASE of evolution

CASE Construction Equipment has lifted the veil on the new G-Series Evolution Wheel Loader range. And these machines were the subject of a massive live show last night that featured the combined talents of DemolitionNews, Diggers and Dozers and Content with Media as The Construction Collective. You can read all about the machines here, but…Read moreRead more

German monster goes to work…

Hagedorn Group spearheads demolition with modified Hitachi machine. Those lucky enough to have visited Bauma 2019 – back before the world went mad – might recall seeing the largest demolition excavator on display. That machine – a Hitachi EX1200 modified by Kiesel – is now in place with its new owner and is hard at…Read moreRead more

EXCLUSIVE – Hitachi Zaxis-7 Watch Party

Hitachi is one of the leading excavator brands in both the demolition and construction industries. Indeed, many UK demolition companies pride themselves on their loyalty to the brand. But in recent months, one of the best got even better with the launch of the new Zaxis-7 range. In an exclusive video presentation in partnership with…Read moreRead more

BPH bags LaBounty…

Attachments giant switches allegiance. Hydraulic attachment specialist BPH Attachments has been named as the new LaBounty dealer for the UK and Ireland. BPH Attachments was approached by LaBounty to become its exclusive distributor in the UK and Ireland. The decision to work together with BPH was easily made as its core values align with those…Read moreRead more