MST Group secure major order for Kubota excavators

Devon-based MST Group has secured its first major deal since the launch of its construction division with the sale of 17 Kubota KX71-3 mini excavators to one of the South West’s largest independent hire companies, Tool Care Hire.

Tool Care Hire needed to expand its plant and machinery fleet due to increasing demand at its four depots.

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Executive Hire Show a Roaring Success for Award Winning Debutant

EHS Kubota 2Kubota, market-leading manufacturer of construction and groundcare machinery, has got 2014 off to a bang, celebrating a bumper Executive Hire Show (EHS) debut which saw the company singled out as one of the highlights.

It was the first year that Kubota, which is going from strength to strength in the hire sector, has exhibited at the EHS and it couldn’t have asked for a better response from both visitors and organisers at the two-day event. Kubota stole the show by taking the coveted ‘best stand’ award at the EHS’s after show party, as well as securing new orders during the event; notably a key supply deal with plant hire and plant sales specialist – Morris Leslie Group. 

 

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Kubota Prepare for Executive Hire Show Debut

KX080-4_in_situ_-300x224Kubota, market-leading manufacturers of construction, groundcare and agricultural machinery, is excited to be exhibiting at the Executive Hire Show (EHS) for the first time.

The Japanese manufacturer will showcase a wide range of products, including its high performance range of mini-excavators. Alongside machines key to the hire market, Kubota will also display products growing in popularity in the sector, such as utility vehicles and tractors.

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BTE PLANT SALES EXPANDS UK COVERAGE WITH NEW DEPOT IN LEEDS

BTE Plant Sales, a leading dealer of Kubota UK construction equipment, has expanded its operations with the opening of a new depot in Leeds.

 

The location of the new depot was chosen as a strategic move to allow BTE Plant Sales to further support its M62 corridor clients, covering an approximate area from Leicester to Leeds. The company also plans to expand its customer base, with Leeds being an ideal location to target potential business across the Yorkshire region.

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KUBOTA U55-4 ON HIRE FOR SPARKS CHARITY

Following the recent purchase of a Kubota U55-4 by Harborough Hire, the company has announced that it will be donating the first 12 months rental income to Sparks, a leading children’s charity.

 

The deal, part of Harborough Hire’s celebration of their 25th Anniversary, has been organised with help from BTE Plant Sales, who supplied the unit, and manufacturer Kubota. The rental will result in an estimated £10,000 plus being donated to the charity that is dedicated to medical research into a range of conditions affecting babies, children and mums-to-be. 

 

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KUBOTA DEALER RETIRES AFTER 30 YEAR PARTNERSHIP

Materials handling and construction plant equipment specialist CMH Ltd has closed its doors following the retirement of the company’s owner, Pat Murphy.

CMH, located in County Kildare, was one of Kubota’s dealer partners in Ireland.  The company has supplied Kubota’s market leading range of mini-excavators and RTV utility vehicles into the Irish construction and agricultural markets for the last 35 years.
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TRACTION PLANT AND TOOL HIRE ADDS NEW KUBOTA KX080-3 TO FLEET

Traction Plant and Tool Hire in Stafford has recently bolstered its fleet of mini DSC_0022excavators, with the purchase of a Kubota KX080-3 from Leicester based BTE Plant Sales.

 

 

The order was placed after Traction Plant and Tool Hire saw an increase in demand for larger, eight-tonne mini excavators. In particular, the company found that customers wanted a larger mini-excavator that also offered an arm with a longer reach. After discussions to understand the requirements of the machine, BTE Plant Sales recommended a Kubota KX080-3, due to its reliability and reputation within the construction industry.

 

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BALLOO HIRE CHOOSE KUBOTA MINI-EXCAVATORS TO BOLSTER FLEET

Kubota Construction has secured a significant order with leading plant, tool and equipment hire specialist, Balloo Hire.

Balloo Hire, which is based in Northern Ireland, has placed an order for 21 of Kubota’s market leading and high performance mini-excavators. The deal encompasses a mixture of units, including Kubota’s K008-3, KX016-4, KX71-3 and U48-4 series. Read More

KUBOTA WIN MAJOR DEAL WITH CHARLES WILSON ENGINEERS

Kubota Construction has won a major order with plant hire specialist Charles Wilson Engineers Ltd to supply 120 of its market leading and high performance mini-excavators.

The deal, which includes mini-excavators from Kubota’s K008-3, KX015-4 and KX61-3 ranges, is part of a significant investment programme by Charles Wilson Engineers to provide its customers with the most durable, hard working and efficient solutions.  The Kubota range is being distributed to Charles Wilson Engineer’s extensive network of plant hire depots across the UK. Read More

THE KUBOTA NOW ARRIVING AT PLATFORM 6…

It was used by civil engineering and building contractor, J Murphy & Sons, in their contract to dismantle retail outlets at Waterloo station as part of enablement works for the installation of the automatic ticket gates. Their involvement also included carrying out the preparatory electrical and mechanical work. Read More

WHY MORE PEOPLE CHOOSE KUBOTA THAN ANY OTHER MINI EXCAVATORS

The comprehensive pack includes an introductory brochure, ‘Why It Pays To Invest In Kubota’, and a complete product range leaflet, together with information about Kubota’s unique key-based ‘ANTI-THEFT’ system – the first and still the only complete security system of its kind fitted as standard equipment by a mini excavator manufacturer. Read More