During a 9 day blockade the CAT 330, 345 and 375 long reach machines were used to re-profile and cut a new rock face on a deep rail cutting on the South Wales branch line.
Working on a Network Rail project in north London, the rail embankment is being stabilised using soil nails.
WM Plant Hire are currently involved in several slope engineering projects, one of which is a highway project in Cardiff.
The view from the beach of Margate is somewhat different this summer, where underwater excavation for the new water treatment facility’s sea outfall is constructed.
WM Plant Hire have removed the dam holding back the water at Croome Park during the refilling of the artificial river.
WM Plant Hire has been brought in to carry out emergency works to clear material from a railway embankment slip.
Construction of a temporary dam across an 18th century Worcestershire canal basin needed all 24 metres of reach on this reclamation contract.
Work on the final phase of the Coalbrookdale Watercourse Project is using long reach excavators for a different application – backfill around recent archaeological excavations.
WM Plant Hire has taken delivery of a brand new Caterpillar 345C long reach excavator from Cat dealer Finning.
We would like to wish our customers a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous new year.
Harbour upgrade works at the Port of Dover with the 22m reach Volvo.
Construction News article about the long reach specialisation path taken by WM Plant Hire.
Dredging the 'river' at the historic Croome Park in Worcestershire
Caterpillar 375 excavator on the construction of the North Hoyle offshore windfarms.
Emergency Coastal Works in Scotland
Essential works continue despite Corona virus
Crucial Works at Barnehurst Blockade
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