Machinery & Vehicles

Vertas delivers professional service with Toro
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Vertas delivers professional service with Toro

Fast-growing facilities management provider Vertas Group Limited’s grounds division has invested in the adaptable Toro T4240 high-output mower to deliver a “professional service” for its customers.Vertas provide services to schools and businesses in Suffolk and across East Anglia and its grounds team, which primarily maintains sports fields for schools, football and rugby clubs, decided to make an addition to its shed when an old machine needed replacing.Contracts manager Shaun Swan says: “We tried a variety of machines and preferred the Toro T4240 over competitor brands. We had to test the market, but the T4240 really is the leading machine for...

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Professional productivity with the Toro Mid-Size...

With 2020 well under way, Toro, the global leaders in turf and landscape maintenance have announced the total redesign of the Proline Mid-Size mower range, with two new mowers. The...

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Electric performance in a top handle chainsaw

Feast your eyes on the new DCS-2500T the first battery-powered top handle chainsaw from ECHO. Here is an electric saw to meet the needs of the arborist and tree care professionals who...

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Makita introduces new 55.7cc chainsaw

The latest version of Makita’s popular "Farmers Choice" chainsaw, the new Makita EA5600F45DN... Read More


Horticultural Products

Thieves destroy thousands of plants at commercial nursery Johnsons of Whixley

Thousands of plants have been destroyed after a break-in at Johnsons of Whixley, a commercial nursery in North Yorkshire. The plants were deliberately run over by a...

Johnsons and Ashlea Ltd team up on £15m refurbishment

Leading horticultural nursery Johnsons of Whixley has teamed up with one of the UK’s top landscaping firms, Ashlea Ltd, to enhance the grounds of a York retail park as...


Irrigation / Drainage

Irrigation / Drainage

Interpave confirms that SuDS cost less

The trade association Interpave has published a new case study which demonstrates that sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) – including concrete block permeable paving...

Architect-designed home with customised automatic irrigation

Rosewood Irrigation Services of St Albans is seeing increasing interest from the residential sector for professional irrigation systems. From small courtyard-style...


Hard Landscaping

Hard Landscaping

UltraScape BS 7533 steps up to the paving challenge

As part of a regeneration programme, the Samoa Government released funds to rejuvenate the capital Apria’s main high street. Peizheng Wang was engaged as the...

Rigby Taylor’s new Enclean biocide wipes out algae in the most cost-effective...

Rigby Taylor has introduced Enclean, a powerful and innovative plant origin biocide for de-greening and controlling algae, lichens, bacteria and viruses that colonise on...