Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to the newest version of your browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of Construction News, please enable cookies in your browser.

Welcome to the Construction News site. As we have relaunched, you will have to sign in once now and agree for us to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

TRACK RECORD

PLANT

GE Equipment Services has taken on a fleet of Morooka Tracked Carriers for its East Anglian operations in a bid to reduce the environmental impact of its hire machines. The 6-tonne and 11-tonne machines from dealer Tobin Plant were specified for their ability to work in the region's sof t ground without the rutting caused by wheeled trucks and carriers. Un laden ground pressure is 0.16 kg/sq cm and 0.22 kg/sq cm for the 6-tonner and 11-tonner respectively.

GE regional account director Neil Faulkes said: 'We have operated smaller tracked carriers for some time now but the level of interest being shown in the larger machines is something new.'