THE OFFICIAL CESAR SCHEME RECOVERS STOLEN MACHINES

The Construction Equipment Association’s official CESAR Scheme, powered by Datatag technologies, has proven itself once again – recently helping in the recovery of a stolen Thwaites dumper and JCB roller. The recoveries were made after a prospective buyer in the Cheshire area became suspicious of the cheap price tag. Contacting the Datatag 24/7 call centre, … More THE OFFICIAL CESAR SCHEME RECOVERS STOLEN MACHINES

CESAR REACHES 300,000 REGISTRATIONS

The Construction Equipment Association’s official CESAR Scheme, powered by Datatag technologies, celebrated a significant milestone in its life today as it reached the figure of 300,000 registered machines since launched in 2007. The actual machine, a TB225 compact excavator from Takeuchi will be, like all others before it, protected from theft for life as the … More CESAR REACHES 300,000 REGISTRATIONS

DATATAG SUPPORT GARDAI IN IDENTIFICATION OF RECOVERED POWER TOOLS

At a recent event hosted by the Gardai, Sergeant Peter Mc Connon, Crime Prevention Officer for County Carlow, had on display over 200 items of stolen and recovered power tools. The haul was the result of a successful police operation in the area and the ‘identification parade’ of tools was put on in the hope … More DATATAG SUPPORT GARDAI IN IDENTIFICATION OF RECOVERED POWER TOOLS

CROSS BORDER OPERATION

In a recent joint cross border operation including forces from Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex alongside HMRC Fuel Division, Border Immigration Officers and Trading Standards, Datatag Police Liaison Manager Vince Wise helped demonstrate the simplicity of vehicle identification using the plant industry’s own official security marking system called CESAR. Vince said: “We’ve had an incredible few … More CROSS BORDER OPERATION

CESAR TRAINING GOES GLOBAL

Datatag’s Nick Mayell delivers Heavy Equipment Masterclasses to Police Officers across the UK and around the globe. He is arguably the world’s leading expert in heavy plant identification and as such his knowledge is in great demand. Recently it was shared with African Police forces as part of Interpol’s Formatrain Project. Police officers from many … More CESAR TRAINING GOES GLOBAL

CHESHIRE RECOVERY

Whilst Datatag’s Police Liaison Managers Nick Mayell and Vince Wise were hosting a Plant Identification Training Seminar in Newcastle, Datatag’s 24/7 Contact Centre received a call from a prospective buyer of a JCB roller and a Thwaites dumper, concerned that the price was just too good to be true. Bearing the iconic CESAR identification triangles … More CHESHIRE RECOVERY

QUICK TRAILER RECOVERY

Whilst attending a Security Event at a cattle market in Hereford, Datatag’s Nick Mayell took the opportunity to take a quick walk around the car park and check the trailers which were parked up. It wasn’t a surprise for him that in less than ten minutes he had identified, from tell tale signs, a suspect … More QUICK TRAILER RECOVERY