Tuesday 1st December 2009
The purchase of a new 7 tonne winch for the front of the Unimog. It has a 25 metre cable for directional felling and timber extraction.
Sunday 1st November 2009
The new JCB 4x4 telescopic handler, with a lifting capacity of 3.5 tonnes and a reach of 9.5 metres, it has revolutionised certain aspects of our work. With specialist attachments such as a forestry grab and two man access platform we are further developing our forestry operations.
Thursday 1st October 2009
Maydencroft Rural wins North Herts District Council Tree Contract!
We are one of the lucky contractors to be awarded this prestigious 4 year contract in our home district.
Tuesday 1st September 2009
The second unimog is fully restored in matching blue livery to the first. This photograph shows it carrying out an agricultural fencing contract.
Saturday 1st August 2009
Maydencroft praised for good job:
"Dear Sir, I write in respect of work that has been carried out in the subway between Coldharbour Lane and Waveney Road, Harpenden over the last two weeks.
The work was carried out... repairing the wall which was in a bad state of repair as it has been standing for thirty six years.
Wednesday 1st July 2009
Purchase of a second brand new 2.3 tonne Kubota U20 "zero tail swing" digger.
This photograph shows the two of them side by side.
Monday 1st June 2009
Purchase of a Iseki 2160 4WD compact tractor with specialist boomless sprayer, seed and fertilzer spreader and a Wessex finishing mower. With sets of both turf and agricultural tyres, this setup can cover a wide range of applications.
Friday 1st May 2009
'The Digger Challenge', Herts County Show: We helped the Young Farmers Club pull in the crowds by hosting a 'Digger Challenge'. Members of the public, particularly children had the opportunity to drive our digger by picking up a tennis ball, dodging the straw bales and dropping it off in the dumper truck, raising money for the Herts Air Ambulance.
Wednesday 1st April 2009
New web site goes live
Purchase of brand new Thwaites 2.0 tonne swivel dumper
Purchase of brand new Bomag 80 ride on vibrating roller
Sunday 1st March 2009
Purchase of a fourth identical Mitsubishi L200 4x4 pickup truck.
Sunday 1st February 2009
Top safety accreditation: We are one of the latest group of successful companies to join a leading edge scheme, designed to help industry improve its safety record.
We recently received accreditation from SAFEcontractor, a programme which recognises very high standards of health and safety practise amongst UK contractors.
Our application for SAFEcontractor accreditation was driven by the need for a...
Thursday 1st January 2009
Following the success of the first vehicle, we have now added to the fleet with the purchase of a second U1200 Unimog.