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A view of the Hillhead show ground from the western end of the quarry

On-Grade Machine Control

Stand: A23

OnGrade machine control was created out of necessity in August 2019 to help direct the Thomas Group into digital construction. With the backing of group MD Wyn Thomas and Director Wayne Stevens, they have built a multi-branded machine control and survey business which continues to innovate, Develop and grow to meet the market demands.


OnGrade MC started back in Sept 2019 with just Wayne Stevens on the road and a few Machine Control kits supporting the contracting and plant hire businesses that form part of the Thomas Group.


The business has seen significant growth over the last 2 and a half years with well over £5 million pounds in investment from Wyn and the Thomas group.  OnGrade has grown into a true market leader with over 200 machine control kits in their fleet, supporting Excavators, Dozers and Graders, Skidsteers and compaction equipment,  as well as supporting and supplying survey equipment such as RTK Base Stations and GNSS Rovers. With an in-house dedicated manufacturer trained install and support team, OnGrade can offer specialist nationwide coverage in machine control and survey equipment.  


OnGrade can install, support and also offer sales and hire on all major manufacturer’s equipment from Leica ,Trimble &Topcon.  


We specialize in GPS machine control installations from cab kits to full wiring installations across the whole of the UK.


Providing excellent customer support and care, model conversions, localisations.


Our ethos of “OnGrade… on time!”  is second to none, and the business and its staff always has our clients’ needs at the forefront of our minds


With the latest equipment we pride ourselves on delivering a 1st class service at competitive rates. we are the only true multi branded machine control hire/support business in the UK, we are manufacturer trained and authorised suppliers of Leica, Topcon & Trimble machine control, with 7 dedicated support vehicles running nationwide we can offer a one stop shop for all machine control requirements from installation calibration to repairs, training and support.

We also offer a full engineering and design service, running all major software packages,  with application and support engineers for all techniva support requirements.  




07990 071615


Tai Hirion
Llwybr Hir
United Kingdom

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