Grangemouth-based Jarvie Plant Group has recently bought three 14-tonne Hyundai HX140 Crawler Excavators, which went straight out on hire and are working on various civil engineering projects across Scotland. Jarvie Plant has an impressive 1,750 bits of kit in its hire fleet ranging from Stihl saws, to dumpers and rollers, up to 22-tonne excavators … Read more
Good cop, bad cop By Mike Travers They say a change is as good as a rest. Try telling that to Brian Young. The boss of Young Plant Sales, Scotland’s most successful multi-franchise dealer, has just reached the end of a whirlwind 12 months during which he sold the business, prepared for the … Read more
Démolition et terrassement XL Sàrl from Nidderkuer, Luxembourg, has been using the largest capacity Hyundai excavator, the R1200-9, which has an operating weight of 120 tonnes, on a major demolition site in the financial heart of Luxembourg City since March 2017. This is a first for a Hyundai machine of this size to be sold … Read more
At Plantworx 2017 Thwaites are delighted to announce the launch of a fully integrated manufactured cab solution for its 9-tonne forward tip, 6-tonne forward tip and 6-tonne powerswivel dumpers. This new Level 2 ROPS and FOPS cab protects the operator with an engineered, reinforced structure, to reduce … Read more
2 of 4 new Kubota KX080-4 Midi Excavators leaving Young Plant Sales for Jarvie Plant Ltd of Grangemouth. These are part of an order for 50 new Kubota Mini and Midi Diggers for Jarvie Plant again. Big thank you to John and David Jarvie from all at Young Plant.
Article from Kubota regarding the KX080-4 Excavator: January 9, 2017 Kubota, the world’s leading manufacturer of mini excavators up to 8 tonne, has launched an enhanced version of its popular KX080-4 machine. Already the cleanest emission excavator in the 8 tonne class, the new KX080-4a (Alpha) utilises the latest technological advancements to ensure the machines … Read more