ANDOVER TRAILERS BUILDS NEW DRAWBAR COMBINATION FOR 3B CONSTRUCTION

Family-owned civil engineering and construction company, 3b construction, has taken delivery of a new bespoke truck and drawbar trailer combination from Andover Trailers. The Andover plant body, which features a 53mt crane from Palfinger, has been fitted to a new Scania R580 8×2 rear-steer truck and is accompanied by an Andover-built 24-tonne tri-axle drawbar trailer.…


ANDOVER TRAILERS DESIGNS UNIQUE DRAWBAR SOLUTION FOR FM CONWAY

Infrastructure services company FM Conway has taken delivery of a specially designed centre-balanced drawbar trailer from Andover Trailers to support its growing road construction and maintenance operations. The unique trailer has been developed by Andover Trailers to help speed up the transport of FM Conway’s range of asphalt chip spreaders to site. Built by Tex…


ANDOVER TRAILERS DELIVERS TWO SPECIALIST FORKLIFT PLANT BODIES TO HIREMECH

London-based materials handling company, Hiremech, has taken delivery of two bespoke-built curtainside plant bodies from Andover Trailers, each mounted to a 26-tonne Mercedes-Benz Antos 6×2 rigid. The two new trucks will deliver a wide range of plant across the south east and the Midlands. Andover’s reputation for excellent build quality, alongside recommendations from industry peers,…


SUPREME BUILD QUAILTY FROM ANDOVER TRAILERS SECURES NEW FORKLIFT TRAILER FOR MEXMAST

West Sussex-based forklift supplier, Mexmast, has taken delivery of a new Andover Trailers tri-axle step frame forklift trailer, replacing the company’s existing Andover build after 12 years in service and 750,000km. As it had performed impeccably for more than a decade, the new trailer has been built to almost the same bespoke specifications as the…


TRUCK PLANT SERVICES’ NEW STEP FRAME CONTINUES 20-YEAR RELATIONSHIP WITH ANDOVER TRAILERS

Paisley-based haulage contractor, Truck Plant Services, has taken delivery of a new tri-axle step frame trailer from Andover Trailers – the latest in a long line of Andover builds operated by the company dating back 20 years. The new bespoke-built trailer features a closely spaced cross member construction which facilitates the loading of a large…


ANDOVER TRAILERS LAUNCHES A NEW GENERATION OF STEP FRAME

Andover Trailers has launched a new generation of tri-axle step frame trailers, designed to carry a wide range of machines whilst maintaining a flat deck. Its launch marks one of the most significant new products from the British trailer manufacturer for a decade. Named the step frame machinery carrier (SFMC), it is a direct response…


BEDS & BUCKS FORKTRUCKS TAKES DELIVERY OF ITS FIRST DEDICATED FORKLIFT TRAILER

Buckinghamshire-based materials handling company Beds & Bucks Forktrucks has taken delivery of its first ever bespoke-built forklift trailer from Andover Trailers – replacing a converted step frame previously supplied by a competitor. A specialist in the rental, sale and servicing of materials handling equipment, Beds & Bucks Forktrucks have specified the new trailer with curtainside…


ANDOVER TRAILERS KEEPS THINGS ROLLING WITH TWO NEW PLANT BODIES FOR CRH PLANT

CRH Plant has added two new Andover Trailers plant bodies to its commercial vehicle fleet, continuing a long-standing relationship between the two companies that has included more than 25 bespoke builds. CRH has been supplying specialist plant equipment to the construction and civil engineering sectors for more than 50 years. The new plant bodies, both…


IT’S ALL GO FOR NEW ANDOVER TRAILERS PLANT BODY AND GO PLANT

Go Plant Group, a major road sweeper, refuse vehicle and plant hire equipment specialist, has taken delivery of a new 26-tonne low profile plant body from Andover Trailers, to be operated from the company’s busy Southampton depot. Mounted to a Volvo FM370 6×2 rear-steer rigid, the bespoke-built plant body incorporates Andover Trailers’ pioneering fold flat…


NEW PLANT BODY TO TACKLE DELIVERIES IN THE COTSWOLDS

Gloucester-based Ermin Plant Hire has taken delivery of a new 13-tonne Mercedes-Benz Atego mounted with an Andover Trailers plant body and double-cranked beavertail. The firm also has a larger 26-tonne Arocs with plant body in build for delivery later this year. The Atego replaces a similar truck, which also featured Andover Trailers bodywork, and will…


MAR-TRAIN MOVES GIANT CRUSHERS ON FIVE-AXLE EXTENDING STEP FRAME

Northern Ireland-based abnormal load specialist, Mar-Train Heavy Haulage, has taken delivery of a new five-axle extending step frame trailer, following the excellent performance of an almost identically specified unit delivered three years ago. The 85-tonne gross weight trailer will be used to transport heavy-duty quarry equipment, including Terex crushers and screeners, around the UK and…


ANDOVER TRAILERS CARRIES WEIGHT WITH OSMONDS

Kent-based Osmonds Transport & Planing has taken delivery of two new step frame trailers with beavertails from Andover Trailers – continuing a working relationship between the two companies which has lasted almost three decades. The new 56 and 73 tonne step frames join four Andover Trailers’ products currently in operation with the road planing and…