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John Bradley. Director New Wave Marketing Ltd. Writer, photographer, food blogger and marketing 'guru'.

Another Stihl saw recovered in double recovery operation

By |November 29th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

Hot on the heels of the recovery of three stolen Stihl saws CanTrack’s investigations team recovered another stolen Stihl saw and an Atlas Copco breaker within 6 hours of the theft being reported. The saw and breaker were stolen from motor vehicle, belonging to a leading plant hirer, in Royal Wootton Bassett overnight. Fortunately, the [...]

CanTrack Asset scores a ‘hat-trick’ in triple recovery of stolen Stihl saws

By |November 29th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

The recovery of three stolen Stihl cut-off saws was achieved in under 8 hours with a CanTrack Asset and CanTrack’s investigations team.  One saw, belonging to a leading plant hirer, was reported stolen from a Belway Homes site in Gloucester. Within an hour of the theft report the compact, self-contained CanTrack Asset hidden in the [...]

6-hour recovery of stolen GAP Group Terex

By |November 16th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

This 6-hour recovery of a stolen Terex site-dumper, fitted with CanTrack’s compact, tough and self-contained Asset, started with a theft report at 09:31 Hrs. The machine, belonging to leading independent hirer GAP Group, was stolen from a site in St Peters Square, Castle Park, Bristol.  By 10:17 Hrs. CanTrack’s operations room had established that the [...]

Stolen vibrating plate recovered and man questioned by police

By |November 14th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

A stolen Altrad Belle vibrating plate compactor, fitted with a CanTrack Asset, was recovered in under 48 hours in the North East. The vibrating plate was reported as stolen in the early hours of 7 November from Morpeth. The unit had missed communication on the morning of 9 November with its next due to wake-up [...]

GAP mini-excavator recovery leads to two other stolen items

By |November 14th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

A stolen GAP Group Caterpillar 1.5 tonne mini-excavator, stolen from Northampton, was recovered by CanTrack in under 20 hours over the weekend. The machine was stolen on Friday evening and reported as such the same night. Early Saturday morning CanTrack’s operation room had established the stolen machine’s location and despatched an experienced investigator to the [...]

Stolen van recovered in Wales

By |November 8th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

A stolen Ford Transit, fitted with a CanTrack compact, self-contained, Asset device, was found within hours of the reported theft by one of CanTrack’s experienced investigators.  The Ford Transit Van, belonging to a leading courier business, was stolen from Dinas in Powys, Wales. When the Asset reported its location, it showed the van to be [...]

CanTrack’s ‘beat the thief’ captures the imagination at the CPA Conference

By |November 8th, 2017|News|

The CanTrack team had a busy day at the CPA’s Annual Conference which was held at the Heart of England Conference Centre, near Birmingham. Many visitors had first-hand experience of equipment theft and CanTrack’s ‘beat the thief’ approach captured their imagination. CanTrack’s compact, self-contained asset is widely used in the plant-hire sector and with a [...]

Another ‘first’ for CanTrack as stolen caravan is stopped after police pursuit

By |October 27th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

A stolen caravan, fitted with a CanTrack compact self-contained Asset tracking device, was intercepted by the police within 5 hours of being stolen after a ‘pursuit’ across the Thames Valley police area. The caravan, a Fendt Caravan LeVogue 700, was stolen from Worcester. As soon as the owner reported it missing CanTrack’s team sprang into [...]

Stolen pump leads to a ‘haul’ of stolen equipment in Derby

By |October 26th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

This very quick recovery, of a stolen mobile pump fitted with a CanTrack Asset, started with a ‘routine’ theft report to CanTrack’s operations room. The compact, portable pump, owned by a leading hire company, was stolen from the Barlborough area of Derbyshire. CanTrack immediately assigned an experienced investigator to the case, who immediately set-off for [...]

CanTrack to join CPA in the Heart of England

By |October 26th, 2017|News|

The CanTrack team will be exhibiting at next week's CPA Conference which will take place on Tuesday 31st October 2017 at the Heart of England Conference and Events Centre between Birmingham and Coventry. Speakers from organisations including HS2, CITB, CPA and King's College London will be addressing important and business-critical developments in construction plant hire, [...]