New Doosan DX140LCR wins praise

  The Doosan DX140LCR crawler excavator is said to deliver exceptional performance for an excavator in the 12-14 tonne range. Distributed by AB Equipment, this particular Doosan model has become very popular among contractors for cost effectiveness and comfort. One of those to sing its praises is the owner of West Auckland based Central Siteworks,…

Zero swing mini excavator

  With its IHI technology and notable increase in power and stability the next generation 8.5 tonne 85V4 zero tail swing was a stand out when introduced at the Bauma Exhibition held in Munich earlier this year. Thanks to its compact tail dimensions, the IHI 85V4 is able to carry out digging and loading operations…

Innovation Section in Contractor magazine

Before we publish each monthly issue we scour news-feeds and networks for innovation news. Typically each magazine has several pages and half a dozen brief stories- e.g December 2014’s issue has stories on new bulldozer tracks, new security systems, a new product warrant. If you would like more examples feel free to visit our digital archives…