Manitou Dealership For Robert Coates Plant Sales Ltd.

Manitou has announced the appointment of Robert Coates Plant Sales, Stoke-on-Trent, as its construction product dealer for Staffordshire, Shropshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire and Manchester effective 1st January 2021.

Robert Coates Plant Sales is a family owned business which was started in the early 1980’s by Robert Coates. Like many successful businesses, customers asked Robert to source machines for them. He started with the supply of used machines before becoming the Case construction Equipment main dealer for Staffordshire, Shropshire, Cheshire and North Wales in 2015.

The current premises were purpose-built and opened earlier in 2020 and are ideally situated to serve the new Manitou geographical area of responsibility. They include a large, modern workshop for preparation and servicing of machines, parts store, offices, and showroom facilities. All sales, service and parts staff will undergo Manitou training during November and December. Parts stock will arrive before the year end, ensuring they are ready to support all customer needs from 1st January 2021. New machines will arrive in stock in early January.

This new dealer appointment results from the joint decision of Manitou UK and BTE Plant Sales to bring their current dealership agreement to an end on 31st December 2020.

Richard Parry of Robert Coates Plant Sales commented, we have been looking for some time to add another product range to our portfolio of products. The Manitou range of construction machinery fits ideally with us and our customer base. We are delighted that Manitou has appointed us and we cannot wait to get started on January 1st 2021.

Pictured Below left to right, Peter Smyth (Sales Director Manitou) Robert Coates (Dealer Principle) Richard Parry (Sales Manager Robert Coates) George Stanhope (Sales Manager Manitou)

Peter Smyth (sales director), Robert Coates (dealer principal), Richard Parry (sales manager) and George Stanhope (sales manager)

GRC Construction (Bala North Wales) Buys New Case CX130DLC

Gwyn Roberts Construction from Bala North Wales has recently added a New Case CX130DLC to the fleet of machines they currently operate.

Delivered to Helvellyn in the Lake District working on a hydro electric scheme this new Case CX130DLC went straight to work. Fitted with a Miller Quickhitch, full range of Buckets, Hammer and Low Flow Pipework, Green and Amber Beacons, Bluetooth Radio this machine was built to deliver.

Gwyn Roberts commented I had been working in the Lake District last year and hired a CX130DLC from a local company and was very impressed with the performance and fuel efficiency it had. When I returned home I spoke to another North Wales Case user and he praised his 12 month old machine and gave me Richard Parry from Robert Coates Plant Sales our local  dealers number. I spoke to Richard in December 2019 and we talked about many machines and options. Richard kept in touch and eventually we worked a deal out for the New CX130DLC.

Gwyn,Lowri,Twm and the family your business is very much appreciated by us all here at Robert Coates Plant Sales Ltd.

Diolch Yn Fawr.

Early morning delivery beneath Helvellyn and Ullswater.

New Case CX145DSR For John Pointon

John Pointon from Cheddleton, Staffordshire are developing their fleet of construction machinery with the addition of a New Case CX145DSR hydraulic excavator. This reduced tailswing excavator is designed to work in confined spaces, the machine is equipped with a low emission fuel efficient Isuzu engine, Luxury cab with A/C, 2 way hammer pipework and low flow hydraulics, a miller hydraulic quickhitch and a range of attachments to suit any job that the customer may have. This Japanese designed and built machine brings the highest level of quality, reliability, and longevity to another level in the UK market.

John Pointon are currently using the machine on a number of local developments in Staffordshire and the surrounding areas. Owner Carl Pointon commented I visited Robert Coates to view the new machine and was very impressed with the machine itself and the quality I could see immediately, added to this the passion that Robert Coates and his team have for the Case product and commitment to the industry impressed me to place the order.

Thank you Carl and the team for your kind words and the order for the new Case CX145DSR, your business is very appreciated by all of us at Robert Coates Plant Sales Ltd.

New Machine CX145DSR