Specialised Groundcare maximises efficiencies with Mecalac 8MCR


When it came to investing in new plant equipment to support increasing customer demand, Specialised Groundcare Ltd purchased a Mecalac 8MCR crawler skid-excavator from dealer NCD Equipment. Already operational on job sites across the East Midlands, the new addition is helping the team streamline efficiencies and maximise productivity.

Based in Loughborough, Leicestershire, Specialised Groundcare Ltd is a contracting firm with expertise in agricultural, horticultural, ground care and landscaping work. From site clearances and forestry, to landscaping, maintenance, groundworks and fencing, the company’s highly skilled team prides itself on delivering above and beyond customer expectations.

With accuracy, efficiency and quality considered key to maximising client satisfaction, Specialised Groundcare boasts an extensive fleet of state-of-the-art compact machinery. Each unit is custom-specified, bespoke liveried and expertly maintained to ensure faultless operation. Director Max Pickerill is committed to keeping the fleet in optimum working order, as well as staying one step ahead of the competition by investing in the latest – and best – plant solutions available.

Renowned for attention to detail and unmatched expertise, demand for the company’s services have continued to increase over the past few years. When it came to investing in new equipment to help meet this increasing interest, Max looked towards Mecalac’s latest range for an innovative solution.

He explains: “I first saw the Mecalac MCR range at the Plantworx exhibition a few years ago. The innovative design and unique capabilities seemed to fit in perfectly with our service offerings. However, when COVID-19 hit, we didn’t know how the pandemic would impact our workload