Hiring Attachments? Choose a Specialist Company

Choosing Your Supplier

Excavator Attachment Hire, Choose a Specialist Supplier to get the Best Equipment Advice. Hydraulic excavator attachments have become an essential addition for a range of construction and demolition tasks, with each attachment vastly increasing the efficiency of the excavator on site by multiplying its potential uses. Hydraulic attachments are each designed to perform a specific… Continue Reading

Taets Pile Cropping Attachments

Taets Pile Cropping Attachments

Astra Site Services have developed an excellent relationship with Dutch Pile Cropping manufacturers Taets. Since taking on sole distribution rights for the UK and Ireland for the brand, Astra has seen demand for its Pile Cropping equipment rise steadily. Taets produce croppers for all types of Piling. The company has croppers for square piles from… Continue Reading

Astra Sales Team Visit Trevi Benne

Astra Site Services visit to Trevi Benne

This week team from Astra Site Services visited attachment supplier Trevi Benne, based in Noventa Vicentina, Italy. The team from Astra’s central hire desk based in Selkirk in the Scottish Borders were there to develop their product knowledge and gain a better understanding of the many different markets that Trevi Benne’s attachments can be utilised… Continue Reading

Hydraulic Attachment Servicing at Astra

Hydraulic Attachment Servicing at Astra

Hydraulic Attachment Servicing saves your business money. In company yards all over Britain, valuable attachments lie dormant and rusting in the rain, suffering from a leak here, or a bent chisel there. Just because these tools no longer perform the way they did when new, doesn’t mean they aren’t still viable, and fixing these problems… Continue Reading

Trevi Benne Turns Up the Pressure

Trevi Benne Turns Up the Pressure

Astra Site Services have been making the most of their status as the UK’s sole distributor for Italian demolition specialist attachment manufacturer Trevi Benne. Since being awarded the dealership, Astra, have added over a £1 million worth of Trevi Benne Equipment to their own hire fleet. The addition boosts the range of attachments they have… Continue Reading

‘Doing It For Dad’

‘Doing It For Dad’

On 1st August 9 year old Alfie Baugh embarks on a 90 mile walk to raise money and awareness for Diabetes UK. He’s ‘doing it for Dad’. Alfie’s Dad (and Astra Veteran), Dave, has type 1 diabetes and will be accompanying Alfie on the mammoth walk from Manchesters’ Diabetes Centre to the Wolverhampton Diabetes Centre. The… Continue Reading

EAT, SLEEP, RAIL, REPEAT…

EAT, SLEEP, RAIL, REPEAT…

Rail Live 2016 importantly reflects the Rail Supply Group’s strategic vision of: Innovation, Skills, Export and Conditions for Growth – all geared to move the rail sector forwards to meet the new challenges in rail. So last week the Long Marsden Rail Technology Centre was THE place to be for anyone involved in the UKs… Continue Reading

Bring in the BIG GUYS – Harworth Coillery Demolition

Bring in the BIG GUYS – Harworth Coillery Demolition

Bring in the BIG GUYS – Harworth Coillery Demolition On 11th April 2016 the iconic Harworth Colliery tower, a relic of the mining industry in North Nottinghamshire, was finally taken down. The demolition didn’t quite go to plan with hundreds turning out on Sunday morning for the planned explosion – but were left disappointed after explosives failed to… Continue Reading