AWARD SUCCESS FOR RURAL CRIME TASKFORCE – THAMES VALLEY

The Thames Valley Rural Crime Taskforce is the second winner of a prestigious national award from the Construction Equipment Association for being the most proactive rural crime team in the UK. The Rob Oliver Award, for excellence in the fight against construction plant and agricultural machinery theft, was awarded to the taskforce for being the … More AWARD SUCCESS FOR RURAL CRIME TASKFORCE – THAMES VALLEY

MERLO’S GENERATION ZERO RANGE ADOPTS CESAR ECV

Merlo is amongst the latest machine distributors in the UK to fit CESAR and Emission Compliance Verification (ECV), to the Merlo range of machinery. The decision to begin fitting CESAR Security and ECV followed an industry-wide recognition of the importance of machine security and emission awareness across UK construction sites. “Merlo UK is a proud … More MERLO’S GENERATION ZERO RANGE ADOPTS CESAR ECV

DATATAG HELPING TENTBOX OWNERS CONTINUE THEIR ADVENTURES

Datatag is happy to announce its recent partnership with Tentbox, providing forensic marking security systems for each Tentbox, which is available here > https://tentbox.com/product/datatag-security-kit/ Dave Luscombe of Datatag said “Datatag are delighted with the new partner with Tentbox as we believe the power of Datatag and its theft deterrent properties will help Tentbox owners continue … More DATATAG HELPING TENTBOX OWNERS CONTINUE THEIR ADVENTURES

COMPLETE SECURITY SOLUTIONS FROM DATATAG AT THE EHS 2023

Datatag ID the power behind the official CESAR Scheme will exhibit at the unmissable Executive Hire Show (EHS) on stand K9 on the 8th and 9th of February at the Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry. The EHS is the UK’s most important show for the tool and plant hire industry. Datatag through its extensive work … More COMPLETE SECURITY SOLUTIONS FROM DATATAG AT THE EHS 2023

FORMER CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT ASSOCIATION CHIEF RECEIVES MBE

Rob Oliver, who retired as the Chief Executive of the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) in 2021, has been awarded an MBE in the King’s first New Year’s honours list. The Award of Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) was made in recognition of Oliver’s services to the construction equipment manufacturing sector. He … More FORMER CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT ASSOCIATION CHIEF RECEIVES MBE

RISE OF THE DRONES IN RURAL CRIME

Drones are rapidly becoming a weapon of choice for thieves targeting farm machinery and vehicles. The gathering of intelligence is happening in ‘specifically-targeted’ actions by well-organised gangs and criminals. Drones are being piloted over farms and land by thieves to identify potential targets. This relatively new technology allows thieves to explore farms from the air … More RISE OF THE DRONES IN RURAL CRIME

DATATAG CHRISTMAS OFFERS

With the snow making its first appearance, Datatag has decided to add to this winter wonderland. Running until the 31st December, you’ll be about to grab a winter bargain on each of our *selected systems: Terms & Conditions:

MANITOU ADDS ECV (EMISSIONS COMPLIANCE VERIFICATION) INITIATIVE TO CESAR SECURITY MARKING SCHEME

Manitou, one of the earliest adopters of the industry’s own security marking scheme CESAR, is one of the latest companies to recognise the additional benefits of the scheme’s recent development – ECV (Emissions Compliance Verification). Manitou began fitting the enhanced system earlier this year to all construction, aerial work platforms, and agricultural and compact equipment … More MANITOU ADDS ECV (EMISSIONS COMPLIANCE VERIFICATION) INITIATIVE TO CESAR SECURITY MARKING SCHEME

POLICE AND INDUSTRY WORKING IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HITACHI TO HELP TACKLE CRIME

The Combined Industry Theft Solutions (CITS) group, in partnership with police, and construction equipment manufacturer Hitachi Construction Machinery recently held a successful police training event at their new production facility in the North East of England. On November 22nd, CITS in conjunction Hitachi, hosted a special police training event for 60 officers from five regional … More POLICE AND INDUSTRY WORKING IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HITACHI TO HELP TACKLE CRIME