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GAP shows no signs of slowing down with new batch of telehandlers

October 22, 2015
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GAP shows no signs of slowing down with new batch of telehandlers

GAP Hire Solutions is continuing its heavy investment in new equipment by purchasing over 100 new telehandlers in a deal that’s worth in excess of £4.5m.

The deal, in conjunction with JCB and Manitou, will extend GAP’s fleet offering of plant hire equipment, offering telescopic handlers from 4m to 18m. It comes in response to...
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JCB Finance Introduces Interest Free Options for Use Machines

June 15, 2015
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JCB Finance Introduces Interest Free Options for Use Machines

JCB Finance has launched a two year interest free hire purchase scheme for used JCB machines held in stock by the UK JCB dealer network.

There is no upper limit for how much can be borrowed after a 20% deposit has been paid and the JCB must not become greater than 10 years old during...
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JCB Finance launches 60 million pound fund to support Britain’s builders

November 10, 2014
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JCB Finance launches 60 million pound fund to support Britain’s builders

JCB Finance has launched a new £60 million fund to support construction machinery purchases as a survey reveals UK builders are at their busiest for 20 years.

The new scheme offers customers purchasing plant and machinery the opportunity to buy now and pay later on plant delivered by the end of the year. Its launch...
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National Engineering Honour for JCB Chairman, Lord Bamford

September 16, 2014
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National Engineering Honour for JCB Chairman, Lord Bamford

JCB Chairman Lord Bamford has been given the UK engineering’s highest honour in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the industry. The Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE) today announced that he has been elected as an Honorary Fellow of the organisation that champions the cause of engineering in Britain. The honour comes in the...
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Big British Welcome for Olympic Hero at JCB World HQ

September 13, 2012
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Big British Welcome for Olympic Hero at JCB World HQ

our of Britain cyclists were today given a Great British welcome as they sprinted past JCB’s World HQ in Staffordshire.

The 100 riders - including Olympic Gold Medallist Bradley Wiggins and 2011 Road Race World Champion Mark Cavendish - were competing in Stage 5 of the Race around the county, which started at Trentham Gardens...
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Athlete Dave of JCB proud day as Olympic torch comes to town

May 31, 2012
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Athlete Dave of JCB proud day as Olympic torch comes to town

Long-serving JCB employee Dave Allen today spoke of his pride after successfully completing his leg of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

The 46-year-old UK Sales Manager, of Tean, near Cheadle, was put forward for the honour by Lloyds TSB, the National Presenting Partner of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay, after being nominated by...
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A-Plant placed £16 million order for 550 JCB machines

May 23, 2012
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A-Plant placed £16 million order for 550 JCB machines

JCB today announced it had won a deal for 550 machines worth £16 million from one of the UK’s leading rental firms – with the promise of more orders to follow. The deal has been struck with A-Plant and is part of a phased investment programme which has now seen the plant hirer...
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Queen’s Award for world No 1 JCB backhoe

April 23, 2012
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Queen’s Award for world No 1 JCB backhoe

JCB has been honoured with a Queen’s Award marking the global success of its iconic backhoe loader – in the same week the company confirmed it had retained its crown as the World’s Number One manufacturer of the machine.

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise has been bestowed on the Backhoe Loader Business Unit in...
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Athlete, Dave Allen, and JCB employee, fired up for Olympic Torch Relay Honour

March 19, 2012
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Athlete, Dave Allen, and JCB employee,  fired up for Olympic Torch Relay Honour

Long-serving JCB employee Dave Allen is celebrating today after being chosen to be part of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

The 46-year-old UK Sales Manager, of Tean, near Cheadle, was put forward for the honour by Lloyds TSB, the National Presenting Partner of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay, after being nominated by JCB...
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‘Mince Pie Hall’ plan would be icing on the export cake

February 13, 2012
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‘Mince Pie Hall’ plan would be icing on the export cake

JCB has unveiled £2 million plans to transform a historic building close to its World HQ into high-class accommodation designed to help drive future export growth.

The company has applied for planning permission to transform the Grade II* listed ‘Mince Pie Hall’ and associated outbuildings in Hollington Road, Rocester, into 25 bedrooms-cum-studies complete with...
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