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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

Doosan 140LCR Keto Harvadig

Doosan 140LCR Keto Harvadig

Another new Harvadig produced and delivered. This brand new Doosan 140LCR c/w new Keto 150HD head has just been delivered to Balcombe Estate in West Sussex. Thank you & enjoy the new machine! Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 7th February 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

Harvadigs on the build

Harvadigs on the build

1 brand new Doosan 140LCR and a 2012 year Hyundai 145 LCR-9 are on the build to be fitted up with new Keto 150HD heads. The Doosan will be completed and delivered in just over a week. These systems continue to be a popular choice for our customers when they are... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 26th January 2017

Andy Galbraith Forestry Contracting & Tree Surgery

Andy Galbraith Forestry Contracting & Tree Surgery

Andy of A. Galbraith Forestry Contracting & Tree Surgery was in our yard yesterday, testing out his new machinery. We hope you enjoy the new kit! Here is some pictures from his visit. Andy's new N series Valtra with TP 270 crane fed chipper, Igland crane... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 1st December 2016

Salesman Ken in Wales

Salesman Ken in Wales

This week and next week Ked Reid our on the road salesman is in Wales. If you're in the area and think a visit from Ken might be useful to discuss any of our machines or services, please give Ken a call, text or email this week so he can pop into your yard at a time... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 10th November 2016

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

TP tracked chipper in use

TP tracked chipper in use

Billy Wilson had our demo TP 160 tracked wood chipper out last weekend to help a neighbour. The site had a very narrow access point, with narrow walkways, an arched entrance and some steps.   Beyond this was the site which needed cleared. The tracked chipper... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 3rd August 2016

Machine deliveries today

Machine deliveries today

Another full lorry load on the way out this morning. This full load is for customers Maydencroft Ltd near Hitchin. On the trailer is a Valtra N154 tractor fitted with forestry guarding, behind that is a brand new Botex 11T Euro trailer with 570B crane with electric... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 27th July 2016

Doosan Harvadig conversion with Keto 150 head

Doosan Harvadig conversion with Keto 150 head

Robin has completed this final checks and wash down this Harvadig, it is now ready to go to a customer. Full machine sourced and fitted by Wilson Machinery Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 19th July 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

FOR SALE: 5000 net bags of seasoned Larch kindling

FOR SALE: 5000 net bags of seasoned Larch kindling

Customer Charlie Fulton of Galloway Trees Ltd, Dalbeattie, recently purchased a single phase 230v electric POSCH AutoSplit 250 kindling machine from Jas P Wilson. Here are some of the results so far! He has already produced over 5000 netted bags of seasoned Larch... Read More

Posted on: Friday 5th February 2016

Lakes Biomass review the Posch S-360

Lakes Biomass review the Posch S-360

We would like to thank Kerry Cooper from www.lakesbiomass.com for her great review of their new S-360 in this months Confor Magazine - Forest & Timber News. There is also a great write up on there website. Their website shows in more detail the great... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 6th October 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 Regon stock arrives!

New Regon stock arrives!

We have taken delivery of our latest stock of Regon firewood processors from Finland. We now have in stock a number of trailed petrol options and tractor PTO units. The R1 processor is also available in Electric power supply, and also in a fully hydraulic option, for... Read More

Posted on: Monday 17th 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

Full Truck load of new & used machines about to be delivered

Full Truck load of new & used machines about to be delivered

Our truck is currently being loaded to begin a five drop delivery starting early tomorrow, in the driving seat is our Posch engineer Andrew McSherry, who will also fully install the machines and give training. On the load include a brand new Posch AutoSplit 250... Read More

Posted on: Monday 10th 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

Jas P Wilson's custom built Launch Vehicle for Sidmouth Lifeboat station

Jas P Wilson's custom built Launch Vehicle for Sidmouth Lifeboat station

We have proudly worked with Sidmouth Lifeboat station to build a new launch vehicle for their lifeboat . Earlier in the month this custom marinised Valtra tractor was completed after many weeks of modification to ensure it met the tough requirements of the job.... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 7th July 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

Customer's Igland winch video

Customer's Igland winch video

Thanks to customer Ian Duncan for this video of his new Igland working on a hill.Machine: IGLAND 9002 MAXO Click here to see see the video Read More

Posted on: Saturday 16th 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

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

International Sales

International Sales

Today a customer from Norfolk Virginia sent us some nice images of his new Austrian made Lasco Roli 10 splitting cone we supplied. The Roli 10 has quickly become a top seller from the Lasco range, with more and more customers (from across the UK and around the... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 12th 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

VIDEO: SmartCut 700 running on 3-phase electric in a customers yard

VIDEO: SmartCut 700 running on 3-phase electric in a customers yard

Ken Reid, our on-the-road Posch salesman sent over some video from a recent delivery & installation of a dual power PTO/400v electric Posch SmartCut 700. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO WATCH A SHORT 2 MINUTE VIDEO OF THE MACHINE IN USE Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 13th January 2015

Training in Austria

Training in Austria

Earlier this week, our Installation team were setting up a customer’s new Posch K-440 Firewood processor. The K series processors are all large chainsaw machines capable of handling very large timber, this unit cuts up to 45cm diameter & can split timber... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 10th December 2014

Workshop Checked Forwarder

Workshop Checked Forwarder

Chris Hall of RVC Forestry is Somerset was delivered this refurbished Rottne forwarder earlier this week. This is another machine in a long line of machinery Chris & RVC Forestry have got from us. We fully workshop checked, serviced and re-sprayed this forwarder... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 9th December 2014

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

Demo: New Posch S-360 Video

Demo: New Posch S-360 Video

Last month we filmed a new Posch S-360 video. This new video is a simple, unedited 7 minute clip which gives viewers a real chance to see the machine processing wood here in the UK under typical conditions. ENJOY PLEASE CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE VIDEO ON YOUTUBE Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 2nd December 2014

More Trade-In machines arrived in our yard today!

More Trade-In machines arrived in our yard today!

Today we have taken in two more used firewood processors as trade-in units towards the new Posch S-360. These will now enter our workshop for servicing and repair. Machine number one to be unloaded was a used 2009 PTO Japa 370, and the second machine was a used... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 27th 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

Ken Reid setting up new Posch S-360's in Norfolk

Ken Reid setting up new Posch S-360's in Norfolk

Ken Reid, our on-the-road Posch salesman sent over some images of his recent deliveries & machinery installations. The Posch S-360 is our best seller, now with over 100 machines in use across the UK producing quality firewood. The Posch S-360 has been so popular... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 20th November 2014

Second Hand Machinery Haulage

Second Hand Machinery Haulage

Yesterday we had our second truck of the week on site, loading up some of our used machinery stock for customers in the Northumberland area. Dan of R.L Proudlock & Sons Ltd carried out the haulage for the job & got the load away early yesterday morning. Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 19th November 2014

100 Posch S-360’s Delivered

100 Posch S-360’s Delivered

Yesterday Mark Thomson of Thomson Timber Ltd from Aberdeenshire was in to upgrade his Posch S-350 to the new high speed Posch S-360.  This occasion also marked the 100th Posch S-360 now in use in the UK, with orders for more currently in the books. The first... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 18th November 2014

* * STOLEN MACHINES * *

* * STOLEN MACHINES * *

MACHINERY TAKEN: 12/11/2014 TAKEN IN DORSET MACHINES: POSCH S-350 Firewood Processor 2011 & a white Case tractor 1694 4WD REG: B878 PLJPOSCH MACHINE SERIAL NUMBER: 1146156C WHEN BUYING A SECOND HAND MACHINE FROM AN INDIVIDUAL, ALWAYS CHECK THE SERIAL CODE IS... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 13th November 2014

Firewood Handling & Processing with Manitou

Firewood Handling & Processing with Manitou

Today we are delivering a second hand Manitou plus two attachments ideal for forestry & firewood production to an estate customer in Shropshire. To go along with the estates new tele-handler, they have also purchase a Botex Log Beak & a Lasco Splitting cone... Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 12th 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

Autocut Training - Produce Great Quality Kindling & Logs

Autocut Training - Produce Great Quality Kindling & Logs

Ken Reid dropped in to see Steve Webb of S W Tree Surgery this week after he took delivery of this brand new Posch AutoSplit machine, capable of producing logs and kindling & either tight or loose pack them as standard. When Ken was in Lichfield,... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 30th October 2014

Excavator Conversions

Excavator Conversions

Did you know we also prepare excavators for forestry work prior to them going to other companies for new equipment to be fitted.  This month work is underway to convert a New Doosan DX22SLC owned by customer Ken Smith Timber Ltd of... Read More

Posted on: Monday 25th August 2014

Full Forestry Spec Valta 8150

Full Forestry Spec Valta 8150

This Valtra 8150 is now finished & ready for delivery. This full forestry spec tractor comes complete with reverse drive, full forestry guarding, forest tyres & front linkage. This unit has been purchased by Balcombe Estate. Read More

Posted on: Wednesday 20th 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

Current Harvadig Project

Current Harvadig Project

This Liebherr Excavator is a brand new machine owned by a customer. It is a demolition spec model (extra guarding - so ideal in the woods), it has been brought in for full Harvadig conversion. We will be painting the mounting bracket & fitting a fully refurbished... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 29th July 2014

5 years ago: Cleaning up the beach & supporting the Nith Inshore rescue boat

5 years ago: Cleaning up the beach & supporting the Nith Inshore rescue boat

As it is our 50th year, we have continued to look back through our photo albums & uncovered the images & story from our beach clear up in 2009 when Billy Wilson, his brother Iain Wilson, his cousin Philip Harper and his son Jim Wilson all took part in... Read More

Posted on: Monday 21st 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

Refurb Posch S-350 & Deck on delivery

Refurb Posch S-350 & Deck on delivery

Today Murray Graham of South West Firewood is delivering a factory refurbished used Posch S-350 & deck to Lincolnshire. Not only will the new owner get this machine in a like new, fully serviced condition with warranty, they will also get full onsite instructions... Read More

Posted on: Tuesday 1st 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

Trailer Made

Trailer Made

Not only do we manufacture heavy duty Botex Timber trailers here on site, we also take in and refurbish used trade-in machines.  We take refurbishment very seriously, as our customers are as far north and as far south as possible, so we like to know when the... Read More

Posted on: Friday 20th June 2014

Wilson Machinery - UK Machinery Shows 2014

Our Latest machinery will be on show at the following events:        Event Name Location Date ARB Show The Bathurst Estate, CirencesterGloucestershire, England DONE CLA Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, England. DONE APF Forestry Show Ragley Estate, Alcester Warwickshire, England. 18th,19th & 20th  September 2014 Weald... Read More

Posted on: Monday 2nd 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

The New Posch S-360 Processing Dry & Twisted Lasco Split Beech

The New Posch S-360 Processing Dry & Twisted Lasco Split Beech

  The new Posch S-360 Firewood Processor has all the same qualities its predecessor, the S-350 had, but with some improvements which make processing twisted & difficult timber as easy as possible- thanks to its uprated timber gripper & wider... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 12th December 2013

MANY GREAT QUALITY USED POSCH FIREWOOD PROCESSORS AVAILABLE NOW

MANY GREAT QUALITY USED POSCH FIREWOOD PROCESSORS AVAILABLE NOW

** 2010, 2011, 2012 POSCH S-350's for Sale NOW ** We have a large selection of very young Posch S-350 processors coming back as trade-ins from customers who are buying the new S-360. This means we have some very high quality, low usage machines available very soon,... Read More

Posted on: Thursday 7th November 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 Blog Catagory

New Blog Catagory

'Customer's Machines in Action' is an exciting new feature and blog catagory we've just added to the site, this will be your chance to get involved with our products & showcase your machines working, any exciting pictures or videos you have of any of our machines... Read More

Posted on: Friday 21st June 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

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