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Kramer eliminates attachment woes for hydraulic hoses

Kramer eliminates attachment woes for hydraulic hoses

When changing the bucket or other implement on a loader, one of the chores is climbing from the cab to...

May 17, 2022

Doosan launches baby DL-7 loader

Doosan launches baby DL-7 loader

Late last year Doosan introduced a brand new range of mid-sized loaders. Known as the DL-7 series, the first seven...

October 10, 2021

Massey Ferguson telehandlers gain elevated comfort levels

Massey Ferguson telehandlers gain elevated comfort levels

Massey Ferguson has introduced its latest TH telehandler series and there are six models in the new line up, which...

June 25, 2021

Bobcat goes small with new articulated loaders

Bobcat goes small with new articulated loaders

Bobcat shows no sign of letting up in its determination to dominate the small loader market. The two latest American-built...

May 7, 2021

Updating a classic: JCB unveils revamped 3CX backhoe loader

Updating a classic: JCB unveils revamped 3CX backhoe loader

JCB has launched a new 55kW 3CX backhoe loader with an EU Stage V compliant engine, putting a more modern...

September 22, 2020

Quicke gets ‘clever’ with new digital companion

Quicke gets ‘clever’ with new digital companion

The latest addition to the Quicke loader family – the Q Series – has hit Irish shores. Designed and built...

August 30, 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: Watch this new CAT tackle the silage scene in Clare

Video: Watch this new CAT tackle the silage scene in Clare

With silage fever having swept across the country last week, it was not at all uncommon to see large machinery...

May 28, 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

Could this ‘compact’ shovel be kitted out to tackle any silage pit?

Could this ‘compact’ shovel be kitted out to tackle any silage pit?

Adding to the construction giant’s offering for farmers and agricultural contractors, Caterpillar has begun to showcase its recently-launched 918M wheeled...

April 2, 2017

SIMA 2017: New JCB 419S reaches out to contractors

SIMA 2017: New JCB 419S reaches out to contractors

JCB launched its new 419S Agri wheeled loading shovel at the SIMA machinery show in Paris this week. According to the...

March 1, 2017

Video: Where did Volvo loading shovels come from?

Video: Where did Volvo loading shovels come from?

Volvo loading shovels are a popular choice with Irish agricultural contractors. Every summer, these machines (along with JCB, Komatsu, Caterpillar...

January 21, 2017