Manitou prototyping hydrogen-powered telehandler
Gary Abbott
French telehandler manufacturer Manitou has announced it is currently prototyping a hydrogen fuel cell telehandler. It has been based on the MT1840 and is due to undergo field testing in 2023.
7 December 2022 News
‘I’m getting out of contracting for the same reason I got into it-to make money’
A Limerick contractor’s fleet of machinery will be up for grabs at an online retirement dispersal auction on Wednesday 14 December at 7.00pm.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: Bredal introduces new K110 series
Bredal showcased its new K110 series three-model lineup to its home market at the show in Denmark.
Agromek 2022: Fransgard GT-DKH road grader
Danish manufacturer Fransgard showcased its 2.5m GT-DKH road grader at the Agromek show.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Deere reports 75% increase in net income for Q4 2022
John Deere has reported $2.246bn in net come for quarter-four during 2022 compared to $1.283bn in 2021, a total increase of 75%, meanwhile net sales are up 37% for the same period.
7 December 2022 News
Agromek 2022: Danish-developed SteerGuide Autosteer retrofit unit
SteerGuide ApS is a Danish tech company which aims to provide retrofit autosteer solutions to upgrade older tractors and machines.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: SIWI quick-attach Combi-Hitch system
The Danish-built SIWI quick-attach combi-hitch is designed to speed up the work of one-man operators, such as someone wanting to spread lime or draw bales with just one tractor.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: Technopol Yukon liquid fertiliser applicator
Ukrainian manufacturer Technopol showcased its Yukon liquid fertiliser applicator which places liquid fertiliser directly under the crop’s rooting system.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: Bobman unveils Cobra milk cart
The new Cobra features a base vehicle made by Bobman coupled with a stainless-steel tank from JH Agro, both Danish manufacturers.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: Engcon tilt-rotator EC214
Engcon is a Swedish manufacturer which builds tilt-rotators for excavators from 2t up to 40t.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: Hydrosafe hose protectors
The product features identifiable coloured handles which can be engraved with that hoses function, alongside the coupling which is fitted with a rubber bellow.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery
Agromek 2022: front-mounted slurry tanks all the go
A trend we observed at the show in Denmark was that quite of few of its homegrown slurry equipment manufacturers were offering front mounted slurry tanks.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery