Kildare firm puts new Merlo through its paces

3 Dec , 2015  

Leading Kildare construction firm Kindregan Developments Limited has recently added a new Merlo P40.17 telehandler to its fleet and has wasted no time putting the machine through its paces.

Supplied by Merlo distributor in Ireland, McHale Plant Sales of Rathcoole and Birdhill, the new unit has been put to work by Kindregan Developments, Ltd. on a restoration project in Mount Merrion. With a 4-tonnes lift capacity and 17-metres reach, it replaces an older Merlo P40.17 that has given the firm 11 years of reliable service.

A long-term Merlo customer, Kindregan Developments, Ltd. has had a number of the Italian-made telehandlers on its fleet over the years. Pointing to the machines reliability and durability, the company’s contract manager Tom Kindregan says: “Merlo makes a trouble-free product that is well manufactured and has served our company well over time. We have never experienced a problem with them”.

A family business with roots going back more than 40 years, Kindregan Developments, Ltd. specialises in retail design and fit-out, general construction, civil engineering and restoration. Based in Kildare Business Park, Kildare Town, and serving a nationwide customer base, the company employs over 25 full time staff, complimented by contractors as required.