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FIRST EVER JCB ELECTRIC SITE DUMPER

JCB has launched its first-ever electric site dumper with the unveiling of a one-tonne high-tip model powered by lithium-ion battery technology. Designed to work indoors, underground and in emissions-sensitive areas, the 1TE electric dumper is an ideal partner for JCB’s market-leading 19C-1E electric mini excavator. Key features include: Zero emissions and low noise levels Fast charge capability Full shift operation in typical use High-tip skip design to allow loading into skips and larger containers The 1T-E site dumper i...

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NEW ETECH ELECTRIC DUMPSTER IDEAL SOLUTION FOR CONTRACTORS AND RENTAL FIRMS

JCB has introduced an electric version of the popular HTD-5 Dumpster tracked carrier, expanding its growing range of innovative fully electric E-TECH models. The addition of electric drive makes the machine suitable for urban and indoor applications which require low noise and zero exhaust emissions. It also comes with the brand new optional ride-on SmartStep for enhanced versatility, safety and operator comfort. The feature isolates power to the tracks if the operator steps off the step while moving, but still allows power to the skip and h...

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Easter Opening Times

All 9 of the Gunn JCB depots will be closed this Easter weekend, starting from Good Friday (April 2nd, 2021), through to Easter Monday (April 5th, 2021). We will reopen all our depots on Tuesday 6th April 2021 at 7.30 am. As usual, our emergency cover for Service and Parts breakdowns will be available. For emergencies call 0800 0042 08 (subject to a call out charge)   From all of us at Gunn JCB, we’d like to wish you a very Happy Easter!  ...

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X MARKS THE SPOT FOR JCB EXCAVATOR DEAL

Gunn JCB has secured one of the biggest deals of the year for the X-Series range of tracked excavators after an investment by one of the Midlands’ leading civil engineering companies. Chasetown Civil Engineering has bought 20 X-Series machines - including 220X and 140X models - as part of an investment in new machinery worth £3 million. The deal also includes the addition of JCB 3, 5 and 8-tonne compact excavator models to its fleet. The order from the Burntwood, Staffordshire firm was placed with Gunn JCB and the new machines join an ...

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STOKE-ON-TRENT CITY COUNCIL SIGN FIRST DEAL FOR REVOLUTIONARY NEW JCB POTHOLE FIXER

Stoke-on-Trent City Council today became the first authority in the UK to invest in JCB's PotholePro machine which repairs potholes four times quicker than standard methods. Councillor Daniel Jellyman, cabinet member for regeneration, infrastructure and heritage at the city council, said he was very impressed with the trials which took place last year and as a result the PotholePro was now being deployed on the city’s roads. He said: “We know how important road maintenance is to our residents and that is why we are at the front of the q...

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PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT WITH A MACHINE HEALTH CHECK

At Gunn JCB, we are committed to providing you with the very highest aftersales support to keep your machines in peak condition. We understand it can be tricky to keep an eye on the general condition of your equipment and so we are renewing our commitment to support you. From the 1st March, we will offer a Machine Health Check as standard with every Service and as an option after every breakdown call-out, for ultimate peace of mind. What is a Machine Health Check Our trained engineers will assess your machine, including all the general che...

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HELIX CIVILS TAKE DELIVERY OF 2 NEW JCB MACHINES

Civil Engineering & Groundworks firm Helix Civils Ltd has taken delivery of two new JCB machines, just six months after their first-ever JCB machine purchase. Adding to their construction fleet, the business took delivery of a JCB 6 tonne Site Dumper and a CT160-80 JCB Vibratory Tandem Roller. In 2020 Helix Civils purchased the performance-driven JCB 131X Excavator, following the launch of the industry-leading X Series Excavators. The business has already made good use of the machine on projects including foundation and drainage excavati...

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INSTANT IMPACT FOR NEW GUNN JCB CUSTOMER

New equipment hirer, Instant Tool and Plant Hire is celebrating a successful first year in business thanks to its round-the-clock service and a fleet of 20 new compact JCB machines. A family business, Instant Tool and Plant Hire was founded 12 months ago by husband-and-wife team Andy and Joanne Macartney. They launched the company with a major investment in brand new JCB equipment worth in excess of £300,000. The Macartneys bring vast experience in customer service and rapid response following a combined 40 years working together in the ...

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GUNN JCB DEPOTS REMAIN OPEN TO SUPPORT YOU

Following last week's announcement by the Prime Minister, we would like to reassure all our customers that Gunn JCB remains very much open for business. As a company that provides critical support for key sectors that include; the national infrastructure, waste, recycling, and construction, it is vital that Gunn JCB maintains the level of machine sales, parts, and service support that these sectors rely on. We continue to see strong demand from across our region and all our depots therefore remain open. Our Sales, Parts, and Service...

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Careers

We want you on our team SERVICE CONTROLLER  SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR      If you want an exciting new role that provides both challenges and rewards, then look no further. We’re looking to recruit a Service Controller and a Service Administrator based at our Altrincham office. Follow the links to apply today        FIELD SERVICE ENGINEERS     Due to continued expansion, we’re looking for experienced Field Service Engineers in South East England, North West England, Staf...

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