Hillhead/QMJ 2024

July 2024 Issue 243


SITE VISIT: BARDON HILL QUARRY: New Komatsu PC1250SP-11 excavator.

TECHNOLOGY: ZERO EMISSIONS: Zero-emissions machinery at the Paris Intermat show.

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: LIEBHERR A914: A high-spec 16t class wheeled excavator.

SHOW PREVIEW: HILLHEAD 2024: Looking forward to the forthcoming Hillhead Show.

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: HITACHI ZX690-7: New excavator at Saredon Quarry.

MARKET GUIDE: CONSTRUCTION DOZERS: The availability of small- to medium sized dozers increases.

FLEET FOCUS: T. KEIGHTLEY PLANT: Small business has diversified into operating large dozers.

OPERATOR INTERVIEW: STEVE WILLIAMSON: WM Donald’s latest high-spec Volvo excavator.

SHOW REPORT: INTERMAT 2024: New compact construction equipment at the recent French show.

OWNER-OPERATOR: BRIAN O’CONNOR: A niche in precise excavation and finishing works.

SHOW REPORT: SCOTPLANT 2024: Highlights of the machinery exhibition at the Highland Showground.

EURO FOCUS: HELSINKI HOSPITAL: Project in Helsinki includes significant underground excavation.

MATERIALS HANDLING: SENNEBOGEN 865E: Electric 100-tonner on dockside duties in Greater London.

FACTORY VISIT: CAT PETERLEE: The manufacturing and assembly operations at Cat’s UK ADT plant.

INTERVIEW: RICHARD BRADBURY: Head of the Hillhead show.

TECHNOLOGY: LIEBHERR MINING: Fortescue Metals’ progress towards carbon neutral mining.

PLANTMOBILIA: SENNEBOGEN 830E: Conrad’s 1:50-scale high-reach demo-spec excavator.