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Irish Forestry, Woodland & Bio Energy Show 5th-6th MAY 2017

Irish Forestry, Woodland & Bio Energy Show 5th-6th MAY 2017

Jeffrey Borland & John Wilson will be at this years Irish Forestry, Woodland & Bio Energy Show (5th-6th MAY 2017), and will be on hand to show our latest machinery and deliver live machinery demonstrations!Stand Name 'WILSON MACHINERY' Section C3 in the... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 4th May 2017

A YARD FULL OF TRACTORS

A YARD FULL OF TRACTORS

A quick walk round our yard and you soon see how much tractor based activity is happening, but after a recent customer comment it's obvious we haven't always shown the full scale of the activity online! On average we'll have anywhere from 15-25 tractors onsite in... Read More

Posted on: Friday 31st March 2017

Hornsea Inshore Rescue - Launch Vehicle

Hornsea Inshore Rescue - Launch Vehicle

At the end of last week we delivered a very special vehicle to Hornsea Inshore Rescue. Hornsea Lifeboat station took delievry of their bespoke lifeboat launch vehicle. This machine was produced after a long list of modifications to a Valtra T170 tractor. The... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 21st March 2017

USED BOTEX: SPRING DEALS!

USED BOTEX: SPRING DEALS!

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THIS MACHINE LIMITED STOCK – QUALITY USED MACHINES FOR ALL BUDGETS. We currently have a range of used trailer cranes available. All fully workshop checked, warranty covered + All available on finance (subject to status). EASY PART... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 9th March 2017

College Engineering Students site visit

College Engineering Students site visit

Drew Easton, our onsite Learning and Development Manager has had a number of school and college visits in recent weeks, most recently Dumfries & Galloway College's Engineering students. We have a number of new simulators to provide an enguaging and life-like... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 8th March 2017

Today's Botex Deliveries

Today's Botex Deliveries

Today's lorry load now on the road, seen here early this morning getting loaded up!At the rear of the trailer, we have a customers Valmet 8400 roofmount which has been in our workshops for a service and repair, next up we have a Valtra N111 with a Botex 570B roof... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 31st January 2017

Botex & TP deliveries

Botex & TP deliveries

Our delivery driver Peter has had a busy week, but has still managed to send us a few photos along the way. Firstly we have Foskett Willows Ltd, Salix Sawmills (Suffolk) new bespoke Botex forwarding trailer. This extended and modified design allows them to easily... Read More

Posted on: Friday 27th January 2017

B is for BOTEX, B is also for BUSY!

B is for BOTEX, B is also for BUSY!

B is for BOTEX ....B is also for BUSY..... as always in the Botex factory in Dalbeattie we have lots of exciting manufacturing on the go! We have a Brand new T194 in for fitting of a Botex 580B Crane with the latest Load/Flow Share valve, we have almost completed the... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 25th January 2017

Posch and Botex lorry load

Posch and Botex lorry load

Our new truck is out again today with a full load of Posch and Botex machinery. The load includes three new Posch S-360's, destined for Salisbury Wiltshire, Hailsham East Sussex & Canterbury in Kent. There is also a Posch Log-deck on the trailer for the... Read More

Posted on: Monday 8th August 2016

Our new delivery lorry

Our new delivery lorry

Newly stickered up in Botex green & black, our new Scania truck is already out on the road and in service. Today the truck took a full load up north to the Black Isle Show, which starts later today!  Black Isle Show  Mannsfield Showground, Muir of... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 3rd August 2016

Customer Bigfoot Trailer Video

Customer Bigfoot Trailer Video

Customers Barle Forestry have filmed a great video showing their new Botex Bigfoot trailer & electric controlled Botex 570B loader! PLEASE CLICK HERE TO WATCH ON YOUTUBE Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 12th July 2016

Prep for this weeks OPEN DAYS

Prep for this weeks OPEN DAYS

Our yearly Open Days are this Friday & Saturday.  Things are getting into place nicely, with a little help from the fine weather!   But as you can see from the last image, deliveries must continue! A full load of BOTEX trailers, loaders and Valtra's on... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 11th May 2016

Posch 65cm cut K-650 Vario Firewood Processor VIDEO

Posch 65cm cut K-650 Vario Firewood Processor VIDEO

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THIS MACHINE WORKINGThis machine and many other machines will be working at our OPEN DAYS on the 13th-14th MAY!   Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 3rd May 2016

OPEN DAYS: 13th-14th of May 2016.

OPEN DAYS: 13th-14th of May 2016.

Jas P Wilson’s yearly open days will take place on 13th & 14th of May 2016. This event is free to attend and we welcome all those who are interested in starting or increasing their forestry, biomass and firewood operations along to see the latest in high... Read More

Posted on: Monday 15th February 2016

NEW FOR 2016: BOTEX BIGFOOT TRAILER

NEW FOR 2016: BOTEX BIGFOOT TRAILER

• Improves flotation• Improves stability & safety• Reduces drag• Improves ground clearance• Requires less pulling force over difficult ground• Reduces strain and wear on moving parts• Reduces ground damage• Increases safe... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 23rd December 2015

Today's activities on site

Today's activities on site

There was many jobs underway earlier today. With work going on to store used spare parts from a forwarder. Also work underway to refurbish a val      Read More

Posted on: Thursday 29th October 2015

15T Nokka Drive Trailer behind Valtra T151 with Botex 580B Roof Mount loader

15T Nokka Drive Trailer behind Valtra T151 with Botex 580B Roof Mount loader

Last Friday we filmed our new drive trailer in action. The Nokka drive trailer used was the 15T model, there is also a smaller 13T option available. Please click here to see a short 4 minute video showing the drive in action, and the steering drawbar in action... Read More

Posted on: Monday 19th October 2015

The Surrey Hills Wood Fair 03/10/2015 - 04/10/2015

The Surrey Hills Wood Fair 03/10/2015 - 04/10/2015

Ken Reid will be at this years Surrey Hills Wood Fair showing a range of Posch firewood machines and Botex Machinery. The Surrey Hills Wood Fair, now in its 6th year takes place at the Birtley Estate in Bramley (GU5 0LE) onSaturday 3 and Sunday 4 October from... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 29th September 2015

NEW IGLAND CRANE & BOTEX TRAILER OPTIONS

NEW IGLAND CRANE & BOTEX TRAILER OPTIONS

Please call for full details! Read More

Posted on: Friday 18th September 2015

Last 2 shows of the year

Last 2 shows of the year

Ken Reid and the team are currently making final preperations to our stand ready for tomorrow! Which marks the start of this years Bentley Weald Woodfair. This year’s show runs from the 18th September to the 20th at Bentley, Halland, East Sussex, BN8 5AF.... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 17th September 2015

Igland Swing Track Trailer

Igland Swing Track Trailer

We have been sent in a good short video from customer Jason Clark, showing his Igland Swing Track Trailer working in Oxfordshire.  CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE SWING TRACK IN ACTION Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 18th August 2015

*NEW VIDEO ADDED* Compact Regon Firewood Processors made in Finland

*NEW VIDEO ADDED* Compact Regon Firewood Processors made in Finland

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE NEW REGON R1 VIDEO We now stock the Regon R1 firewood processor, a compact machine ideal for those getting into firewood production, who require a machine for first thinnings and straight lengths up to 25cm in diameter! A compact unit, with a... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 12th August 2015

New Igland Timber Cranes Now Available!

New Igland Timber Cranes Now Available!

We are now proudly offering Igland timber cranes alongside our own UK made Botex heavy duty cranes and trailers. After many years of importing and supplying quality Igland timber winches from Norway, we have decided to increase our offering of quality Igland... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 4th August 2015

Dumfries Show Saturday 1st August - Contract Biomass Chipping Service

Dumfries Show Saturday 1st August - Contract Biomass Chipping Service

Thanks to South West Firewood Wood Fuel Contracting for this picture of their stand ready for tomorrows show!To help launch their new biomass chip contracting service, South West firewood will be at the Dumfries Show 2015 (being held on Saturday 1 August),... Read More

Posted on: Friday 31st July 2015

NEW PRODUCT NOW AVAILABLE- THE BOTEX HOOKLIFT TRAILER!

NEW PRODUCT NOW AVAILABLE- THE BOTEX HOOKLIFT TRAILER!

You might have seen our NEW Hooklift trailer at our open days earlier in the year, this unit has now been fully tested and developed & we are proud to announce that our production model is now available to order! The NEW Botex Hooklift is our most versatile... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 30th July 2015

New Paint Booth Completed

New Paint Booth Completed

Our new external spray booth across from the main Botex factory has now been completed! The booth will start to be used later in the month, with a number of new Botex trailers now coming through the workshop and nearing completion. We thought it best to go take some... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 17th June 2015

Great first day at the ARB Show!

Great first day at the ARB Show!

  It's been a very busy first day at the ARB Show 2015 for our team!The second & final day is tomorrow, Sat 6th June! We have a wide range of machines on show including our new TP chippers & live demo's of our Posch S-360 firewood processor! Show... Read More

Posted on: Friday 5th June 2015

Arb Show this weekend

Arb Show this weekend

Our Sales & Technical team will be on hand at this weekends Arb Show. WESTONBIRT, THE NATIONAL ARBORETUM, TETBURY, GLOUCESTERSHIRE GL8 8QS FRI 5 – SAT 6 JUNE 2015 At the Show will be Ken Reid, Jeffrey Borland & John Templeton.  Seen below is one of... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 3rd June 2015

New spray booths getting fitted for Botex

New spray booths getting fitted for Botex

Work is now well under way to give Botex a new spray booth area in our newly extended building across from the main Botex manufacturing building. With the booths now located outside of the larger Botex factory, this will free up space in the main building under the... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 28th May 2015

TP Chipper Training

TP Chipper Training

We would like to thank Kenneth Elkjær, Linddana TP’s After Sales Manager & Carsten Sørensen, Linddana TP’s Technical & Demonstration Manager for flying to Scotland earlier this week to train our sales and technical staff on the TP... Read More

Posted on: Friday 22nd May 2015

OPEN DAY VIDEO

OPEN DAY VIDEO

Thanks to the hundreds who attended day one of our yearly Open Days in our Dalbeattie yard! We hope you had a great time & look forward to welcoming even more tomorrow! Thanks again for coming along to the show! CLICK HERE TO SEE A VIDEO OF TODAYS SHOW Read More

Posted on: Friday 15th May 2015

OPEN DAYS THIS WEEK

OPEN DAYS THIS WEEK

Our yearly Open Days are this Friday & Saturday (15th-16th May 2015), here in our Dalbeattie yard!We would like to invite all of our customers & those interested in our machinery to this years upcoming show days. We will be many live & static... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 12th May 2015

Irish Sales Development Manager

Irish Sales Development Manager

Seen here is Jeffrey Borland, Wilson’s new Sales Development Manager for Ireland. Jeffrey has years of sales experience in the industry, notably with M Large and Marshall Engineering. His role is to develop sales of Wilson’s products, including spare... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 7th May 2015

FMV 350 Timber loader for sale - Tractor not included

FMV 350 Timber loader for sale - Tractor not included

We are currently in the process of putting a new Botex Forester loader onto this County tractor. The used FMV 350 loader which can be seen in this picture will be removed & available for purchase soon, without the tractor. We have just filmed this crane working... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 21st April 2015

Clarkson's special edition Botex

Clarkson's special edition Botex

The confusion surrounding Jeremy Clarkson’s future has finally ended when he was spotted out and about in his new special order Botex. Clarkson is reported to have said “I wanted to make the transition from TV presenter to tree surgeon as flawless as... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 1st April 2015

Marshall's trailer with Botex loader

Marshall's trailer with Botex loader

Fresh off the factory floor!  Here is a picture of one we delivered in 2013 lifting some very large sections of timber. We now have a good number of these Botex Marshall's combinations out there! It's  proved a very versatile set-up for our customers! Read More

Posted on: Friday 27th March 2015

NEW VIDEO SECTION

NEW VIDEO SECTION

We have just created a new video section on the website, please CLICK HERE to see this new page & the many videos we have on it!  Read More

Posted on: Friday 13th March 2015

Today's Botex & Igland deliveries

Today's Botex & Igland deliveries

Today has been another busy day for deliveries! On today’s truck was a forestry guarded Valtra 6550 with a roof mounted Botex 560B Forester loader, 8T Botex trailer & a Igland 60 forestry winch, all of which are going to one customer in Oxfordshire. ... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 5th March 2015

New Botex 580 Double Extension Video

New Botex 580 Double Extension Video

Yesterday we filmed a new Botex 580B Forester loader mounted on the roof of a new Valtra T193 tractor on site in Dalbeattie. This machine was designed to quickly change heads between a Botex .26 timber grab & a GMT 035 Harvesting head. The loader will be used to... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 18th February 2015

Botex 580 on new Valtra

Botex 580 on new Valtra

Today work is continuing on a new roof mounted Botex for Noel Kelleher of County Cork, Ireland. Work was well underway by the end of last week & later today we should see the loader being craned into position above this new Valtra tractor. The prep had been... Read More

Posted on: Monday 9th February 2015

Botex Deliveries

Botex Deliveries

Yesterday many Botex machines left our factory for customers across the UK, among them was this new Botex 560B Forester loader mounted on an 11T Euro trailer. Also going to the same customer was a fully serviced and workshop checked Posch S-350 Firewood processor... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 4th February 2015

New Botex Salesman

New Botex Salesman

Jas P Wilson & European Forest Machinery is pleased to welcome on board a new salesperson to deal with our growing number of Botex enquiries. Following the launch of the Botex Forester range at the APF show 2014, the decision was taken to hire a new member of... Read More

Posted on: Friday 23rd January 2015

Monday Deliveries 1st December

Monday Deliveries 1st December

Yesterday a truck left our yard taking Posch, Botex & Farma machinery to Essex, Basingstoke, Sussex & Kent. The Truck also made a stop in Preston to drop off a New Posch S-360. They will also be getting a 4.2mtr log deck to follow on our own transport.... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 2nd December 2014

Large Timber for 2015 Demo Days

Large Timber for 2015 Demo Days

Today in our demo area, John Wilson unloaded a trailer of fresh Beech wood for next year’s demo days using a Botex 580. This timber was very large diameter & will be ideal for showing how a Lasco Splitting Cone can easily assist firewood production when... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 26th November 2014

Another busy Monday for deliveries

Another busy Monday for deliveries

First to be loaded onto todays truck was a New Botex 560 Forester loader on an 11T Euro trailer for a customer in Norfolk, who has traded in an older Botex trailer & loader. Next on the lorry was a New Posch S-360 for another customer also in Norfolk, they are... Read More

Posted on: Monday 24th November 2014

Roof Mounted Valtra Valmet Available

Roof Mounted Valtra Valmet Available

We've updated our used tractor stock today, with many quality used Valtra Valmets currently available- Including the one pictured below!  CLICK HERE FOR INFO ON USED OUR TRACTORS Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st November 2014

Today's Deliveries

Today's Deliveries

We have had a very busy start to the week with 5 large machines leaving for customers across England. Today our skilled Posch mechanic John Templeton will be delivering the Posch S-350 seen below to a customer in Cumbria, once installed & fully set up, John will... Read More

Posted on: Monday 17th November 2014

Tree Heroes

Tree Heroes

Paul Cockcroft of Tree Heroes Ltd (treeheroes.com) was on site today to pick up his custom built Botex 360 Forester Loader mounted on a new TP chipper. This unit was produced to allow Paul & his team to run a crane-fed chipper on railway lines. They offer... Read More

Posted on: Monday 10th November 2014

Botex 360 Crane Fed TP Chipper for Railway work

Botex 360 Crane Fed TP Chipper for Railway work

Today Mark Dickie from European Forest Machinery carried out the final checks on a customer’s New Botex 360 Forester loader in our test area. The loader was manufactured to fit to a tractors 3-Point Linkage to allow a TP Chipper to run off the... Read More

Posted on: Friday 7th November 2014

Building Extension Progress Part 9

Building Extension Progress Part 9

The Walls are up! Last week the outside metal panels were completely fitted, allowing the construction team to install a dividing wall to split this new extension into 2 large spaces. Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 5th November 2014

Building Extension Progress Part 8

Building Extension Progress Part 8

Last week, the new extension had its roof fitted, allowing the concrete to be poured today. This has since been smoothed and levelled and is now drying.  Read More

Posted on: Monday 27th October 2014

Valtra 6550 Botex Roof Mount Complete

Valtra 6550 Botex Roof Mount Complete

Just completed today, this roof mounted 560B Forester loader has been fitted to a Valtra 6550. The tractor has also been fitted with full EFM heavy duty forestry guarding. The 560 loader has been our Top Seller since 2002, and offers good all-round heavy duty... Read More

Posted on: Friday 17th October 2014

Building Extension Progress Part 7

Building Extension Progress Part 7

08.10.2014. Final structural work is underway currently and will be finished today. Starting to see the large extra space which will soon be available to Iain's Harvester & Forwarder used spare parts & the extra space EFM Botex can use to develop their... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 8th October 2014

Building Extension Progress Continued- Part 5

Building Extension Progress Continued-  Part 5

Perfect weather today to complete much of the framework- work restarted at sunrise today and will continue until sunset later this evening.     Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 7th October 2014

Building Extension Progress Part 6

Building Extension Progress Part 6

Work is currently underway on fitting the roof section. The main framework is now completed, allowing the structural steel workers to begin fitting the steel purlins, which will hold the steel sheeting.   Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 7th October 2014

Building Extension Progress Part 4

Building Extension Progress Part 4

Structural Steel workers where on site today. Installation of the vertical pillars has now been completed. This is the first step in the building's steel framework which will then have horizontal beams laid across them in order to attach the roof & help provide... Read More

Posted on: Monday 6th October 2014

Come see our machinery at the Surrey Hills Fair this weekend

Come see our machinery at the Surrey Hills Fair this weekend

This week Ken Reid will be in Surrey for the Surrey Hills Fair (Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 October from 10am – 5pm.) There will be live demonstration of the Posch S-360 Firewood Processor, The Posch AutoSplit Kindling Machine, Posch Log Splitters & various... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 1st October 2014

Download the New Botex Catalogue

Download the New Botex Catalogue

            Botex has a NEW product catalogue!! We have just made it available online for those of you who didn't pick one up at the APF show earlier this month. Please click the download button to the left to get a copy.  This way... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 30th September 2014

Valtra Full Engine Rebuild

Valtra Full Engine Rebuild

Today saw our Tractor Mechanic Carwyn MacRae continue work on a full engine rebuild on a Valtra 6400. Carwyn is going to fit new pistons & liners to the engine & after its full refurbishment; it will go back into the 6400. This tractor will then be modified... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 25th September 2014

Today's Deliveries & New Botex Catalogue

Today's Deliveries & New Botex Catalogue

As we continue to follow up the many new enquiries from the APF show, it’s good to see some completed orders on the way out to our customers. This load below shows today’s deliveries bound for Norfolk, Cheltenham & Devon. On the load is a Valtra... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 24th September 2014

Jas P Wilson at the APF Show this week

Jas P Wilson at the APF Show this week

This week Jas P Wilson are showing our latest machinery at the APF show. The APF is the UK’s largest Forestry, Woodland and Arboricultural Exhibition. This event starts on Thursday 18th and ends on Saturday 20th September. The APF is being held at Ragley... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 17th September 2014

Building Extension Progress Part 2

Building Extension Progress Part 2

Work continues today on our building extension, see the images below as they begin to raise the ground level to the required height to begin the work. If you missed the story ealier in the week about our new extension on our spares building find it here... Read More

Posted on: Friday 29th August 2014

Building Extension

Building Extension

Work starts later this week to increase the storage & work space available on our current site.The work, which should be completed by Mid-November of this year will expand the existing spare parts building by adding just over 6500 Square Feet of new floor space... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 27th August 2014

Oversized Timber

Oversized Timber

This big Beech blew down last Spring and here it is being cut to length by John Wilson, and transported to our yard in a Botex Euro 11T trailer to be broken down by the lasco M3 at our April demo. Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 20th August 2014

EFM Botex Factory Refurb

EFM Botex Factory Refurb

Jas P Wilson is open as normal, however our sister company European Forest Machinery is currently closed over the Glasgow trade fortnight. This week is their second of the two week holiday, so they will be back at the beginning of August. This brief window has been... Read More

Posted on: Monday 28th July 2014

Botex Line-Up

Botex Line-Up

With EFM’s trade holiday coming up soon, we have a lot of machines coming out the workshop this week to meet our orders prior to the two week gap in product. Though around 80% of these machines are for existing orders, we have a few stock machines to cover... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 10th July 2014

KRM Spreader Assembly & the workshop roof crane

KRM Spreader Assembly & the workshop roof crane

The KRM Bredal Spreader which we have been following through the workshop as it gets fitted with a Botex 560TL & Clamshell has now reached the assembly stage. Davey will now complete the final task of fitting the loader, panels & clamshell bucket & this... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 10th July 2014

KRM Spreader In the Workshop

KRM Spreader In the Workshop

Work is well underway on the KRM Bredal Spreader that arrived on Wednesday. The unit is currently in our workshop and has already had a Botex hydraulic tank & drawbar assembly fabricated & fitted where the standard drawbar used to be.  Botex welder... Read More

Posted on: Friday 4th July 2014

KRM Bredal & Botex 560TL - Self Loading Lime Spreader

KRM Bredal & Botex 560TL - Self Loading Lime Spreader

KRM, UK suppliers of Bredal spreading trailers offer a unit fitted with a self-loading Botex 500 series loader. This morning we took delivery of a spreader for one of KRM's customers who have requested a self-loading option. This unit will now enter European Forest... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 2nd July 2014

2 Lever controls on a Botex

2 Lever controls on a Botex

Last week we delivered a customer’s Valtra back to him after we fitted a long reach, heavy duty Botex 570TL loader to the roof & full forestry guarding. However unlike the typical valve block controls we install, this vehicle had our 2 lever joystick... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 1st July 2014

Two Truck loads of Botex Machinery

Two Truck loads of Botex Machinery

Thursday saw 4 of our machines head out for delivery, The first load pictured below was a nice large Valtra fitted with a long reach Botex 570TL roof mounted loader & another Valtra with a new Igland 6002 forestry winch fitted. The second truck had a Botex 500TL... Read More

Posted on: Friday 27th June 2014

CNC Lathe - Botex Kingposts

CNC Lathe - Botex Kingposts

Today we caught up with Gary, our CNC Lathe Technician, who operates our high tech computerised lathe to product some of the complex metal work components that form our Botex loaders.  The Computer Numeric Control Lathe has advanced programs designed to run... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 26th June 2014

Botex Development

Botex Development

Recently our sister company European Forest Machinery, which shares our site here has taken on a new SolidWorks Technician to help our ongoing development of our market leading Botex machinery. We have many exciting new developments currently underway, all... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 24th June 2014

ANNAN OAK TREE REMOVAL USING BOTEX 560TL

ANNAN OAK TREE REMOVAL USING BOTEX 560TL

Botex 560TL owner Douglas  Stephen of Professional Treeworks, Lockerbie has been out the past few days assisting Annan Town Council with some tree removals. It survived last month’s storms, but this large Oak in Annan is on its way down this week, as a... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 20th March 2014

There's a Botex under there somewhere..

There's a Botex under there somewhere..

Thanks to Matthew Allen for this great Photo of his Botex 350TL Loader and trailer moving a mountain of hedgerow coppicing behind his forestry guarded Ford 6610! Always like to see pictures of our machinery in use! Read More

Posted on: Monday 3rd March 2014

Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show 2014

Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show 2014

Wilson  Machinery will be at the York Auction Centre on  Wednesday 5th February 2014 to showcase the latest forestry & firewood machinery. We would like to invite you to see our latest Processors, Kindling Machines, Log... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 28th January 2014

Wilson's 2014 Open Days

Dates are now confirmed for what will be our biggest and best open day yet! Come & See many live Firewood Machinery Demo's Including; The open days will be held over the 25th-26th April 2014. We will have MANY new machines on show & we will be allowing guests to test our machinery as well as putting on demo's to show what these highly professional machines can do. This will be a... Read More

Posted on: Friday 17th January 2014

Back open as normal - Hope everyone had a great Christmas & New Year!

Back open as normal - Hope everyone had a great Christmas & New Year!

All things are back to normal at Jas P Wilson now after the New Year, Hope everyone had a great Christmas & New Year! Wishing everyone going back to forestry work all the best for the coming year & remember, we're back in now so if you need anything... Read More

Posted on: Monday 6th January 2014

Christmas & New Year at Jas P Wilson

Christmas & New Year at Jas P Wilson

As 2013 draws near an end, we would like to thank everyone who’s used Jas P Wilson this year for their machinery needs & a thank you to all we’ve seen at demo days, talked to over the phone, or met in the yard -  we appreciate it & look... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 24th December 2013

South West Firewood using a Posch S-350 & Packfix for a Customer

South West Firewood using a Posch S-350 & Packfix for a Customer

We know our Posch firewood machines produce quality firewood & fast, but it’s always nice to see a real life example of our customers running Posch machinery. Here are some recent images taken by photographer Euan Adamson, showing Firewood producer Murray... Read More

Posted on: Friday 20th September 2013

Botex moving some very heavy timber!

Botex moving some very heavy timber!

If you are in any doubt about the capabilities of a Botex crane, study the pictures below, sent in by customer Ben Nicholson (Tree Services) of Ewhurst, Surrey He obviously combines his skill, technical ability & the Heavy duty power of the Botex 570 TL to load... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 6th August 2013

New Aerial Photography - Jas P Wilson & sister company EFM from above

New Aerial Photography - Jas P Wilson & sister company EFM from above

Have a look at these very nice up to date aerial images we have of our site! A great chance to see the many things we do here on site in the UK, from large scale forestry Harvester sales, to new Posch firewood machines, Land Rover Servicing, Spare Parts, to our very... Read More

Posted on: Monday 22nd July 2013

Share your Snaps & Video's of our Machines in Action!

Share your Snaps & Video's of our Machines in Action!

We are proud to say the UK is full of our quality machines, from our BOTEX loaders, to the quality Posch Firewood Processing equipment we stock, not to mention all the other quality brands to which we are trusted suppliers of such as Rottne, Keto, SP, Lasco, Igland... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st June 2013

Wark Forest Landscapes Using Botex

Wark Forest Landscapes Using Botex

Early outing for their new botex trailer last year, seen here moving Beech near Bellingham, Northumberland, details below. Thanks to Wark Forest Landscapes for sending in your Image showing one of our Botex Machines, Great to see & please send many more... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st June 2013

WILSONS OPEN DAY

WILSONS OPEN DAY

Jas P Wilson open days on the 17th and 18th of May were once again a huge success. Friday was the pick of the days weather wise with glorious sunshine the entire day but we were made to pay for this on the Saturday with torrential rain most of the day. The numbers... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 29th May 2013

Lasco drive trailers

Lasco drive trailers

NEW--NEW--NEWLasco Driven trailers.BOTEX CRANES WILL BE SUPPLIED FITTED TO THESE HIGH QUALITY AUSTRIAN UNITS IN FUTURE.UNTIL NOW WE HAVEN'T BEEN ABLE TO FIND A SUITABLE HIGH QUALITY DRIVEN UNIT TO MOUNT OUR HEAVY DUTY BOTEX 500 SERIES CRANES. Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

WE ARE NOW FITTING LASCO CONE SPLITTERS TO BOTEX CRANES

WE ARE NOW FITTING LASCO CONE SPLITTERS TO BOTEX CRANES.The photo here shows model M1-4,0S working on some oversized Oak.The uni works well and although originally designed for fitment to an excavator or handler it is remarkably effective when used by an experienced crane operator.This Lasco fits directly to a botex 500 series crane without any modification.Costs only around 6k + vat.cick here... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Harvadig

Harvadig

This system continues to grow in popularty with contactors and estate owners alike. Contact us to find out just how many different ways this machine can help you and your business. Purpose built harvesting equipment can be too big, too complicated and too expensive... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Firewood for sale Wiltshire

Firewood for sale Wiltshire

Customer news----------1) A Wiltshire based company has approx 45 Artic loads of mixed hardwood firewood,from freshly cut to 1 year old material,at various Estate locations along the A303 corridor.Material is ready for immediate delivery From £39.50 per... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Home range of wood splitters

Home range of wood splitters

TAKE YOUR TIMBER HOME AND PROCESS IT CHEAPLY.HERE IS SIMON MUNRO STANDING BESIDE TWO OF THE LATEST MACHINES FROM POSCH DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR THE HOME PRODUCER.BOTH OPERATE FROM ORDINARY HOUSEHOLD ELECTRIC SYSTEMS! 5.5 tonne upright hydraulic logsplitterwith 4 way... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Igland winches in stock

Igland winches in stock

WE HAVE A SELECTION OF NEW IGLAND WINCHES IN STOCK,ALL AT VERY KEEN PRICES.3201(middle front)4201(middle rear)4501 (left) with swinging butt plate. A55 (right)PRICES INCLUDE ROPE CHAINS ETC. Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Utilise your Tractor with a Botex roof crane

Utilise your Tractor with a Botex roof crane

VALTRA/BOTEX roof combination still allows full utilisation of the tractor linkage,towing and hydraulics.In fact you'd hardly know the crane was there when doing other work! Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Botex lifting capacity doubts?

Botex lifting capacity doubts?

If anyone is in any doubt about the lifting capability of the Botex just look at this!Stuart Mcintosh who drives for Neil Younger of Perth sent these pictures in.He's obviously tried hard to push things to the limit. View from behind shows the size of the... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

Flat bed for Botex trailer

How about this for a an add on to your Botex 11000 Euro trailer.A flat bed.Ideal for big bags of logs,small plant etc. Lifts off in seconds with the 560TL.Cost with hooks for ratchet straps and removable grab bar £2k + vat Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st December 2012

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