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Gearing up for another season: Check out this new folding silage fork…

Gearing up for another season: Check out this new folding silage fork…

This eye-catching folding silage fork (pictured above) is from Fliegl; it’s pictured here on a latest-generation Komatsu WA320-8 wheel loader (a...

February 2, 2018

Results are in: JCB Farm Master tops the poll

Results are in: JCB Farm Master tops the poll

We opened a poll on Monday – seeking your input and views to find out which machine is held in highest...

January 3, 2018

Poll: What is (or was) the most iconic ‘silage’ loader in Ireland?

Poll: What is (or was) the most iconic ‘silage’ loader in Ireland?

Well away from the frenzied and frenetic foray that is the silage cutting campaign, we’re taking a nostalgic look at...

January 1, 2018

Seeing the wood for the trees: Komatsu ‘top brass’ land in Ireland

Seeing the wood for the trees: Komatsu ‘top brass’ land in Ireland

A delegation from Komatsu Forest recently visited the Rathcoole-based headquarters of McHale Plant Sales in Greenogue Industrial Estate, in the...

November 29, 2017

McHale Plant Sales opens overseas depot in England

McHale Plant Sales opens overseas depot in England

Machinery distributor, McHale Plant Sales, has opened a UK logistics centre near Leeds in West Yorkshire (England). It will be...

October 27, 2017

New Komatsu timber harvester set to ‘fell’ all in its path

New Komatsu timber harvester set to ‘fell’ all in its path

McHale Plant Sales, the Irish distributor of Komatsu equipment, has launched the Komatsu 931 harvester at this year’s National Ploughing Championships....

September 22, 2017

McHale Plant Sales gets Komatsu’s forestry franchise

McHale Plant Sales gets Komatsu’s forestry franchise

McHale Plant Sales – already the Irish distributor for Komatsu’s construction machinery – has further expanded its activities through its...

September 20, 2017

12t loader completes Japanese giant’s ‘Dash 8’ line-up

12t loader completes Japanese giant’s ‘Dash 8’ line-up

Komatsu has completed the roll-out of its EU Stage IV compliant ‘Dash 8‘ range of wheel loaders, with the arrival...

September 13, 2017

Pics: Laois brothers cut their teeth in forestry business with monstrous machines

Pics: Laois brothers cut their teeth in forestry business with monstrous machines

G&G Timber Harvesting is a relatively new venture; it’s based in Camross Co. Laois and is owned and operated by...

August 18, 2017

Zetor in new drive to boost its Irish sales tally

Zetor in new drive to boost its Irish sales tally

McHale Plant Sales, the distributor for Zetor, Merlo and Komatsu in Ireland, is putting a big push on Zetor sales...

June 28, 2017

The tracked machine that knows when to stop digging

The tracked machine that knows when to stop digging

Japanese machinery giant, Komatsu, has developed a new hydraulic excavator with ‘Intelligent Machinery Control‘. While tracked excavators don’t normally catch...

June 20, 2017

Video: Watch this Komatsu tackle ‘wagon’ silage in the midlands

Video: Watch this Komatsu tackle ‘wagon’ silage in the midlands

Contractor James Geoghegan took delivery of a Komatsu WA270 loading shovel in late 2016, primarily for silage work but for...

June 2, 2017

Video: Need to feed your silage faster? Check out this monster shear grab

Video: Need to feed your silage faster? Check out this monster shear grab

Dutch firm AP Machinebouw recently designed and manufactured what is being described as the world’s biggest shear grab. The grab...

May 1, 2017