Five 17m electric telehandlers for Explore Plant and Transport Solutions

Explore Plant and Transport Solutions have bought five Faresin 17m full electric telehandlers following their launch at Bauma 2022 in Munich. The new 17m is part of the ‘Big Range Full Electric’ machine series, which includes the 14.42, 17.40, and 17.45 variants. The machines are based on Faresin’s diesel models, with a battery replacing the […]

15/12/2022 - 08:32 am
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GGR’s Gill Riley wins Woman of the Year 2022 at Everywoman Awards

Gill Riley OBE, managing director and owner of specialist lifting company GGR Group, was announced Woman of the Year at the everywoman Awards 2022 – in association with BGF, which were held at the JW Marriott Grosvenor House hotel on 8 December. The award recognises a particularly successful career in construction plant hire, noting Riley’s […]

12/12/2022 - 16:35 pm

Three Unic mini spider cranes for Czech Republic

KMB Stavebni Servis, the official distributor of Unic Cranes in Czech Republic, has taken delivery of three Unic mini spider cranes to meet growing demand for the machines post-pandemic. The three-crane deal included the Unic URW-095 and Unic URW-295-3 pedestrian operated units, and the Unic URW-376, a ride-on model. The 2.9t capacity Unic URW-295-3 is […]

09/08/2022 - 20:17 pm

GGR shows Faresin telehandler battery range

Lifting solution specialist, GGR Group, launched the new Faresin telehandler battery range at Vertikal Days 2022, held in May at the East of England Showground, Peterborough, UK. The batteries have been showcased in three 6.26 full electric telehandlers, the world’s first electric telehandlers, which were launched by Faresin in 2019. On display was the 330ah […]

15/05/2022 - 15:39 pm

GGR Group hits new heights with Galizia GF180 sale

GGR Group, a  leading UK lifting solutions and plant specialist, is celebrating after securing the first UK sale of a Galizia GF180, delivered to Sangwin Plant Hire at the Vertikal Days exhibition 22-23 September 2021. With more than 20 years experience in the manufacture of pick-and-carry cranes, Galizia has long been the supplier of choice […]

28/09/2021 - 14:52 pm

GGR Group confirms new partnership with AlmaCrawler

GGR Group, Britain’s leading lifting solutions specialist, has been announced as the official UK dealer partner for AlmaCrawler’s material handling Multi-Loader line. Founded in 2013, AlmaCrawler is  one of Italy’s leading specialists in providing of self-levelling crawler lifts. AlmaCrawler’s Multi-Loader line is its next generation crawler carrier, equipped with bi-levelling system and radio remote controls, […]

31/07/2021 - 15:30 pm

Thomas Plant commitment to sustainability with Faresin electric telehandler

UK based company, Thomas Plant Hire, has taken delivery of the new Faresin Electric Telehandler, from UK dealer GGR Group. The company purchased a high specification unit, including boom suspension, external 3-phase fast charger and a pneumatic Grammar seat, making this one of highest specification electric telehandlers in the UK. The new Faresin electric telehandler […]

04/01/2021 - 13:48 pm

M O’Brien purchases two Faresin electric telehandlers

M O’Brien Plant Hire has become one of the first companies in the UK to take delivery of the all-electric Faresin telehandler. The purchase was made directly from UK dealer GGR Group. The new battery powered models were delivered together, with GGR’s technical director, Scott Ainsworth formally handing over the new machines. The new Faresin […]

15/12/2020 - 20:22 pm

Flannery Plant Hire first in UK to offer electric telehandlers

The UK’s official dealer for Faresin Electric Telehandlers – GGR Group – has delivered six new units to  Flannery Plant Hire making it the first company in the UK to offer battery powered telehandlers for rental. The purchase follows growing demand for eco-friendly plant and equipment across the UK, particularly in low emission zones such […]

08/12/2020 - 12:15 pm

GGR supporting safe working on site

As construction sites across the UK begin to re-open, lifting specialist GGR Group is putting out a call to contractors and site workers, to assist with ensuring that social distancing is maintained on site. The 2m guidelines for social distancing has meant that there is increased demand for equipment that can support safe working during […]

07/05/2020 - 11:56 am

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