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New Andover Trailers plant body for AH Plant Hire

Chester-based AH Plant Hire has taken delivery of a new bespoke-built Andover Trailers plant body, an upgrade for the company’s original Andover build, which entered service 14 years ago and is still in operation today. The new body, mounted to a 32-tonne 8×2 rear steer Scania G450, joins ...

Andover Trailers launches a new generation of step frame: SFMC

Andover Trailers has launched a new generation of tri-axle Step Frame Machinery Carrier, designed to carry a wide range of machines whilst maintaining a flat deck. Its launch marks one of the most significant new products from the British trailer manufacturer for a decade. The launch of the ...

Mar-Train Moves Giant Crushers on Five-Axle Extending Step Frame

Northern Ireland-based abnormal load specialist, Mar-Train Heavy Haulage, has taken delivery of a new five-axle extending step frame trailer, following the excellent performance of an almost identically specified unit delivered three years ago. The 85-tonne gross weight trailer will be used to ...

Andover Trailers carries weight with Osmonds

Kent-based Osmonds Transport & Planing has taken delivery of two new step frame trailers with beavertails from Andover Trailers – continuing a working relationship between the two companies which has lasted almost three decades. The new 56 and 73 tonne step frames join four Andover ...

Cosham Plant Hire choose Andover Trailers plant body

Cosham Plant Hire has added a new Andover Trailers plant body to its fleet, mounted to a 32 tonne Volvo FM420 8×2 rear-steer rigid truck. The vehicle features a bespoke plant body with beavertail, incorporating Andover Trailers’ pioneering hydraulic fold forward power toe ramps which ...

Shaun Burton Transport stands out with Andover Trailers

Somerset-based construction equipment specialist Shaun Burton Transport has taken delivery of its fourth tri-axle semi-sloping step frame from Andover Trailers, for transporting rollers, pavers and other items of heavy plant. Shaun Burton Transport, which maintains a fleet of 12 trucks and six ...

Fuel-saving trailer design benefits Lomond Plant Group

The Lomond Plant Group has seen its fuel costs significantly reduced after specifying a new tri-axle step frame from Andover Trailers, fitted with the company’s innovative fold forward ramps – proven to improve fuel efficiency by approximately 1mpg. The order marks the first Andover-built ...

Allelys do the locomotion with Andover Trailers

Allelys Heavy Haulage put a pair of bespoke-built Andover Trailers five-axle power-steered low loaders into operation, delivering the first of a new generation of high-tech passenger trains to arrive in the country. The two low loaders were joined by a third Goldhofer trailer to collect the ...