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JCB to appeal French court ruling on patent breaches

JCB to appeal French court ruling on patent breaches

JCB has announced its intentions to appeal a French court’s ruling on patent breaches against Manitou. On February 26, 2021,...

March 31, 2021

JCB launches ‘how to’ help videos for Fastrac 4000 series

JCB launches ‘how to’ help videos for Fastrac 4000 series

A series of “How to” videos has been compiled by JCB to help operators make the most of its Fastrac...

March 4, 2021

Pics: JCB cranks up the power in mid-range wheeled loaders

Pics: JCB cranks up the power in mid-range wheeled loaders

The JCB mid-range agricultural wheeled loaders have “extra power, torque and refinement” in a package of upgrades for the new...

February 2, 2021

Small but mighty: JCB doubles power in new compact loader

Small but mighty: JCB doubles power in new compact loader

JCB has launched a new ultra-compact wheeled loader which boasts double the power of the current model. The JCB 403...

February 1, 2021

JCB expands staff to gear up for ‘surge in production’

JCB expands staff to gear up for ‘surge in production’

JCB is expanding its number of UK employees to “gear up for a surge in production”, the company announced today...

January 27, 2021

Pics: JCB packs the power in new Stage V compliant Agri Loadalls

Pics: JCB packs the power in new Stage V compliant Agri Loadalls

JCB is launching a new range of Loadall telescopic handlers featuring more powerful Euro Stage V emissions-compliant engines, the UK...

January 18, 2021

Pics: JCB unveils first ever ‘zero-emission’ electric Loadall

Pics: JCB unveils first ever ‘zero-emission’ electric Loadall

JCB is launching its first ever electric Loadall model as the expansion of its E-TECH range of zero-emissions machines gathers...

November 19, 2020

Appeal for info following theft of JCB telehandler

Appeal for info following theft of JCB telehandler

An appeal has been made for information relating to the theft of a JCB telehandler from a property in Co....

October 9, 2020

Updating a classic: JCB unveils revamped 3CX backhoe loader

Updating a classic: JCB unveils revamped 3CX backhoe loader

JCB has launched a new 55kW 3CX backhoe loader with an EU Stage V compliant engine, putting a more modern...

September 22, 2020

JCB seized following Garda stop

JCB seized following Garda stop

A JCB was seized by members of An Garda Síochána after being stopped for no rear brake lights recently. Stopped...

June 18, 2020

JCB workers to vote on new arrangements to avoid job losses

JCB workers to vote on new arrangements to avoid job losses

JCB has reached agreement with the GMB Union on a new working pattern that is designed to safeguard up to...

May 22, 2020

Paul Hemingway named as the new president of IAgrE

Paul Hemingway named as the new president of IAgrE

A visiting engineering lecturer at Harper Adams University has been named as the new president of the Institution of Agricultural...

May 19, 2020

Covid-19 impact puts nearly 1,000 staff jobs at risk in JCB

Covid-19 impact puts nearly 1,000 staff jobs at risk in JCB

Urgent talks are underway between a workers’ union and JCB over almost 1,000 staff jobs which have been deemed at-risk...

May 19, 2020

JCB stands down ventilator housing production

JCB stands down ventilator housing production

JCB has stood down production lines “which had been poised to produce thousands of special housings for a new type...

May 12, 2020

JCB to join ‘national effort’ to address ventilator shortage

JCB to join ‘national effort’ to address ventilator shortage

JCB is set to re-start production at one of its factories, which had been closed due to the coronavirus crisis,...

March 30, 2020

JCB to extend UK production shutdown to ‘at least’ end of April

JCB to extend UK production shutdown to ‘at least’ end of April

JCB is suspending UK production until “at least” the end of April as a result of the Covid-19 crisis –...

March 25, 2020

JCB halts UK production due to ‘unprecedented’ drop in global demand

JCB halts UK production due to ‘unprecedented’ drop in global demand

JCB is stopping production at all of its UK manufacturing plants today, Wednesday, March 18, as a result of “disruption...

March 18, 2020

JCB ends ‘short-time working’ as component shipping improves

JCB ends ‘short-time working’ as component shipping improves

JCB has announced that it is ending its “short-time working” at its UK factories and reverting to a five-day working...

March 5, 2020