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YORK TOP 100 BUSINESSES ANNOUNCED – HARSH WIN HIGHEST NEW ENTRY AWARD

19 November 2018

York Business School After months of research, data gathering and number crunching, a team at York St John University’s York Business School revealed York’s top 100 vibrant local businesses. Based on financial reporting data, businesses were ranked according to a wide range of metrics, including number of employees, turnover, profit and shareholder funds to paint […]

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HARSH SHEETS GIVE MALCOLM LOGISTICS AN OPTIMUM SOLUTION

12 November 2018

‘SAFE, SPEEDY AND SECURE.’ HARSH SHEETS GIVE MALCOLM LOGISTICS’ MOVING FLOOR TRAILERS AN OPTIMUM SOLUTION Long established as the preferred sheeting supplier for the Malcolm Group’s Construction division’s fleet, HARSH has now won similar approval with the walking floor trailers operated by Malcolm Logistics.  Malcolm Logistics offer fully integrated road, rail, warehousing and bonded warehousing […]

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THE PARLIAMENTARY REVIEW – HARSH BEST PRACTICE REPRESENTATIVE 2018

5 November 2018

HARSH was founded in 1987, when its owner, Grant Faulkner, went to America during his studies. While there, he saw an early version of the world’s first stabilised tipping gear for heavy goods vehicles. That company, founded by Second World War and Pearl Harbor veteran Bud Harsh, provided a few samples of their products, and asked […]

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HARSH TKs DELIVER MAX PERFORMANCE FOR MONKS CONTRACTORS

15 October 2018

Specialist Lancashire waste haulier Monks Contractors has recently put into service six 480hp Renault double drive tractors for use on their landfill operations, each fitted with a heavy duty HARSH tractor kit. After a previous failure with a smaller, cheaper competitor model, HARSH TKs with side mounted alloy tanks have now become the Monks fleet […]

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SPECIALIST HARSH 18T HOOKLOADER DELIVERS AN IDEAL SOLUTION FOR RISHTON WASTE PAPER

1 October 2018

At 18 tonnes gvw, 4×2 chassis fitted with hookloader bodywork are rare. Yet for Lancashire – based Rishton Waste Paper, this is the specification of the latest vehicle to join its fleet – and it’s already proving to be an ideal solution for its particular application. Fitted to a brand new ‘68’ registration 5300mm wheelbase […]

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VERD ENERGY’S NEW HARSH TIPPER BRINGS BIOMASS TO AN EVEN WIDER MARKETPLACE

23 July 2018

VERD ENERGY’S NEW 6×2 HARSH – FITTED BULK TIPPER EXTENDS BIOMASS FUELS TO AN EVEN WIDER MARKETPLACE Whilst burning biomass for power generation has now become firmly established practice with many large scale industrial concerns, a similar take-up among smaller enterprises or even domestic users is so far much less common. To address this issue, […]

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HARSH 3-WAY TIPPING GEARS GIVE BEAR SCOTLAND A NEW OPERATING CAPABILITY

3 May 2018

BEAR Scotland Limited has recently added an extra dimension to its Perth – based tipper fleet with the introduction of a range of new vehicles at 12, 18 and 26 tonnes gvw. Designed to provide an extra level of operating capability, they have all been fitted with HARSH 3-Way tipping cylinders. “3-Way tippers are not […]

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HACS GROUP’S FIRST HARSH REMOTE CONTROL SKIPLOADER AN INSTANT SUCCESS

24 April 2018

FIRST HARSH REMOTE CONTROL SKIPLOADER ‘AN INSTANT SUCCESS’ WITH HARROGATE HACS GROUP The HACS Group of Ripley, Harrogate, has just put into service its first HARSH skiploader, and their verdict is that ‘the new truck is an instant success.’ Joining a 20 – strong mixed fleet of rigid and artic tippers, hooklifts and other skiploaders, […]

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NEW TAKEOVER MAKES HARSH A MAJOR SUPPLIER OF SHEETING SYSTEMS

19 March 2018

HARSH BECOMES A MAJOR SHEETING SUPPLIER TO MULTIPLE INDUSTRIES WITH THE PURCHASE OF I&M TARPAULINS HARSH has significantly expanded its sheeting activities with the acquisition of York – based I&M Tarpaulins, itself a leader in supplying a wide range of standard and bespoke products to multiple industry sectors. Already a leader in sheeting systems for […]

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FIVE NEW TIPPERS CONTINUE MONE BROS 35 YEAR POLICY OF BUYING ONLY HARSH UNDERFLOORS

1 March 2018

THE BEST FOR PRACTICALITY AND PRODUCTIVITY. MONE BROS CONTINUES ITS 35 YEAR POLICY OF ‘ONLY UNDERFLOORS, ONLY HARSH.’ Mone Bros, one of Yorkshire’s top tipper fleets, continues its 35 year ‘only underfloor, only HARSH’ policy on buying tipping gears with the addition of five new Scania 8x4s, four being standard tippers, the other a tipper […]

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