M O’Brien opt for latest Tier 5 Kleeman crushers.
Always wanting to supply their customers with the best available equipment M O’Brien have recently taken delivery of the latest MC110Zi Evo crushers from Kleeman. The innovative diesel to direct electric drive concept offers impressive performance with the best possible fuel consumption values and played a large part in the decision for M O’Brien Plant […]
Ashvale Haulage meets its 3 star Direct Vision standard target ahead of schedule.
Since the inception for TFL’s game changing direct vision standard, Ashvale Haulage was fully on board with the scheme and the leap forward in road safety that it has the potential to offer. The Direct vision standard (DVS) rates vehicles into 4 categories; 0 star, 1 star, 3 star and 5 star DVS ratings. From […]
M O’Brien Plant Hire expands Electric Telehandler fleet with additional units from Faresin.
M O’Brien took the first units from Faresin late last year, with a further two now delivered. The units offer a six metre lift height, 2,600kg lift capacity and a forward reach of 3.1 metres at which it can handle 900kg. The standard 300Ah battery will last up to six hours of constant typical use, with […]
Sign up now to be a part of the M O’Brien Group 2021 Apprenticeship intake!
M O’Brien Group are happy to announce that applications are open for our April 2021 intake for Apprentices wishing to take on the new Plant operative trailblazer scheme. Successful applicants will receive training on four types of machine including; 360 excavator, Dumper/ ADT, Ride on roller and Telehandler. Four very in demand categories within the […]
M O’Brien announced as proud sponsor and host of the UK Plant operators, operator of the year competition.
The search is on and the stage is set, UK Plant operator’s magazine has just announced the launch of a brand new competition to find the very best plant operators in the UK. The campaign will be a celebration of skill, a unique insight into the role, the machines and the technology used to make […]
M O’Brien stay safe with XWatch
Operating over 600 items of plant and equipment, M O’Brien Plant Hire, part of the M O’Brien Group prides itself in offering their customers market leading earthmoving, demolition and material handling solutions. To meet with the increasing demands from the industry over safety concerns, O’Brien have turned to leading technology experts XWatch Safety Systems for […]
M O’Brien Plant Hire to be first to receive New JCB E-Tech Telehandlers.
Supply chain sustainability school partner M O’Brien is fully committed to more environmentally friendly construction sites across the UK. With an already impressive fleet of equipment utilising the latest emission standard engines, Hybrid technology and electric powered machinery. That commitment is now furthered with the order of JCB’s brand new fully electric compact telehandler the […]
M O’Brien shortlisted for Highways England blue star award for use of technology in RAMS.
Being a business that is always looking to innovate and make our works safer and more efficient, we’ve been recognised by our client BMJV and Highways England for our work to simplify Risk assessment, method statements and implement technology to make them a more interactive experience for the team on the ground. Through our recently […]
M O’Brien Group secures Earthworks package for Werrington Grade separation scheme
The M O’Brien group’s growing earthworks division has secured its position to play a key role in the major engineering scheme in Werrington, just north of Peterborough by Morgan Sindall. The project will improve the rail capacity of the East Coast Main line and features a number of engineering challenges such as the UK’s first […]
M O’Brien Group of companies sign up to Supply chain sustainability school plant charter
The M O’Brien Group are pleased to be among the first organisations to sign up to the Supply chain sustainability schools new Plant Charter. The Plant Group has been working on how the sector can collaborate to reduce both air quality emissions that lead to local health impacts and the global effects of carbon emissions […]