1:50 scale Volvo FH Globetrotter XL (8x4) tractor unit and 4 axle, Nooteboom wide bed low loader trailer, customised in the livery of Scottish operator Limehillock Quarries Ltd.
The models have been produced exclusively for Search Impex by WSI Models as a certificated Limited Edition (175 pieces).
Limehillock Quarries, together with its sister companies (LAS Plant Hire & Baillie Brothers) is a family owned business based near Fochabers in Morayshire. As a Group, the business caters for local and national markets and by utilising a comprehensive combination of assets, including quarries, cranes, plant hire services and haulage is able to offer a comprehensive and complete service to customers in its sector.
Limehillock Quarries specialise in natural and processed aggregates along with quality rock armour (rock used to used to protect coastlines and structures from erosion by the sea, rivers, or streams). It has seven operational sites and supplies some of the most popular quarried products in the north of Scotland. Included in the portfolio of products are a range of decorative stone from the quarries, including natural Spey Cobbles which are supplied to locations across the whole of the UK.
“Esmarelda” - the big Volvo FH Globetrotter XL (8x4) is one of the latest additions to the fleet. Plated at 170t (STGO 3), it is regularly paired up with the extending 4 axle drop neck low loader trailer to transport heavy plant between the company’s various quarry locations.
Models, available from Search Impex, are priced at £174 each (including UK delivery & VAT).
For details of availability of this and other models, collectors can visit the Search Impex website at www.search-impex.co.uk or call on 01332 873555.