Plant & Equipment


Moving on

It’s an inescapable reality that life is unpredictable; generally, though, its ups and downs impact uniquely on each individual. Yes, recessions hit periodically and make their presence felt broadly, but it’s many decades since an event caused the world...

Rhomberg Sersa’s list of successes

It seems a world away. December 2019 was so uncomplicated, with the agonies of Christmas shopping being just one of the rather minor issues to cope with. It was back in December that avid readers of the Rail Engineer...

Rhomberg Sersa’s Swiss Army Knife

Writer: Grahame Taylor - Rail Engineer Magazine Catching up with Europe’s materials handling When someone who has had over forty years in the railway industry says that a machine is probably one of the most versatile railway materials handlers available, it...

From awkward to straightforward

Rhomberg Sersa’s in-line excavator comes out of the mines to sort out the Railway’s ‘difficult list’ Imagine, if you will, a single-track terminus platform. To one side is a platform surface with expensive block paving. On the other side is...

Mechan to ship first order to the Americas

UK rail depot equipment specialist Mechan is preparing to ship its first order to the Americas.

VolkerRail’s on-track tamping contract renewed by Network Rail

In support of the contract, VolkerRail said that it will continue to invest in new specialist plant and will be introducing new tamping machines in 2019 and 2020.

Quattro Group buys plant specialists AB 2000

AB 2000 was established in 1995 and has a turnover of approximately £30 million.

Renew Holdings to buy QTS Group for £80m

QTS managing director Alan McLeish said that the transaction will provide opportunities to expand the company's market share.

PLANTWORX trade show announces venue and dates for 2019

The Construction Equipment Association (CEA) has announced a new venue and dates for the next biennial trade show PLANTWORX. In 2019, the live showcase event for construction equipment, plant, tools & services will be held at the East of England Arena...