merlo-logoItalian telehandler producer, Merlo, now has full ownership of Merlo UK with the retirement of Managing Director, John Iles.

John Iles was the founder and part owner of Merlo UK, and upon his retirement this month, Merlo agreed to buy up his shares in the company.  John will remain on the board as Deputy Chairman for the company.

Merlo UK's new General Manager, Maurizio Ganio-Mego said that he was delighted to be able to retain John's experience and knowledge of the local market and that "The Merlo Group plans considerable expansion of its UK business and this move opens the possibility for more investment."


New Holland's Grand Prix is back and the second of the two UK heats will take place on 28th and 29th July in Wakefield.

Energy Savings Built Around You     This year's event is all about performance and fuel efficiency.

Casey Plant has just added two new Warrior screeners to its hire fleet.  Purchased from Blue Machinery Ltd, the Warrior 1400 and the Warrior 800 are an addition to the already large range of screeners available from Casey Plant.

   Warrior 800 Screener   Warrior 1400 Screener

love parks week logoThis year's Love Parks Week runs Saturday 23rd to Sunday 31st July.

Organisers are aiming to get 1 million people out into their local parks over the period, with a variety of events organised.

We know how wonderful our local parks are - we have helped restore a few of them to their original glory - and we want to encourage you to get out and visit them.  You can see some details of the works we have done on our Case Studies pages and there are photos on our Facebook page.

Dunwood Park, Oldham; Brinkburn Denes Park, Darlington; Stamford Park, Ashton-Under-Lyne; Lichfield Park, Lichfield; Avenham and Miller Park, Preston; Castle Park, Frodsham; Roberts Park, Saltaire; Mount Pleasant, Sheffield; Stanley Park, Blackpool; Stanley Park, Liverpool; Corporation Park, Blackburn; Weston Park, Sheffield; Wentworth Castle, Stainborough; Heaton Park, Manchester

You can read our July newsletter here.

Features include in this issue include:

  • New Framework Partnership
  • Greenbuild Expo and Casey Retrofit Environmental Solutions
  • Health and Safety Award