J Davidson Limited, a long standing customer of LEFORT, take delivery of a new Midway 1000 TS static shear, the eighth machine purchased by the company. This new model features recent improvements made to the LEFORT Midway range and is fitted with a 600HP Scania diesel engine, there is a 315Kw electric motor option, a capacious 8.0 metre long pre-compression box and uprated 180T baling ram to make light work of even the toughest material.
The new Midway 1000 TS has double the shearing pressure of Davidson’s first machine, a Lefort 500T static shear which was purchase over 20 years ago. The new Lefort Midway is their second Lefort Midway 1000 TS shear Davidson’s have chosen. This model of machine was first launched in 2011 and the first version was originally delivered to Davidsons in June 2012. The recent replacement is following on from Davidsons’ commitment to run modern plant equipment throughout its business and the recent improvements to the LEFORT Midway design have meant it was an easy decision on which machine to choose. We wish Davidsons the best of luck for the future and happy shearing.