The latest news stories from Bateman Sprayers

Bateman Pinpoint II PWM

Blended Pulse Nozzle Control with Capstan Ag Pinpoint III

Blended Pulse Nozzle Control with Capstan Ag Pinpoint III. Developed with our partner, Capstan AG, PinPoint III Envelop™ is the next generation of blended pulse width modulation (PWM) system. PinPoint III combines the pressure control and performance valve driving of PinPoint II but adds ISOBUS VT/UT compatibility along with full rate controller functionality, expanding the…

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Test drive the RB35 Crop Sprayer

Test drive the market leader in your field

Test drive the market leader in your field. We pride ourselves on ‘keeping the wheels turning’ for our customers and maintaining our position as ‘second to none’ for self-propelled crop sprayers… The Bateman philosophy of innovative thinking, simply applied, drives our business as much today as when the first Bateman was built nearly 50 years…

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RB55 Crop Sprayer operator Tom Povall

Supporting Shropshire farmers and growers

Supporting Shropshire farmers and growers. Reliable machinery and trusted back up has helped keep the wheels turning for Bateman customers’ in Shropshire throughout COVID lockdowns… D & K Povall & Sons are a mixed farm situated near Craven Arms. The business relies on a Bateman RB55 for spraying duties and it has been business as…

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Alan Grant's Bateman Sprayer

Ode To A Bateman

Ode To A Bateman. The rugged beauty of the Scottish landscape has inspired many an ode. Scottish farmer and Bateman customer Alan Grant was so full of the joys of Spring he felt the need to wax lyrical… about his Bateman! Here’s what Alan shared with us… ‘My Spring Delight’ Those that know me will…

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James Pell Bateman Sprayers Field Service Engineer

Five minutes with James Pell

Five minutes with James Pell. James crosses the UK in his role as a Bateman Field Service Engineer… My role at Bateman is… Field Service Engineer. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Travelling the country attending breakdowns and maintaining customers machines. The most enjoyable aspect of my current role is… I am constantly…

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Janis Lapins

Five minutes with Janis Lapins

Five minutes with Janis Lapins. Janis gives us an overview of his day-to-day role with us… My role at Bateman is… Field Service Engineer. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Travelling to our customers across the UK, providing repairs and maintenance. The most enjoyable aspect of my current role is… Customer satisfaction with…

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Leo Cockram

Five minutes with Leo Cockram

Five minutes with Leo Cockram. As well as overseeing day-to-day tasks in our Sprayer Bay, Leo plays an important role in training up new service staff… My role at Bateman is… Product Leader, Sprayer Bay. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Day to day tasks of ensuring that jobs are carried out correctly.…

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Jon Reed

Five minutes with Jon Reed

Five minutes with Jon Reed. Jon has 20 years of field experience servicing our crop sprayers, and now heads up production in our Sprayer Bay… My role at Bateman is… Foreman in our Sprayer Bay, responsible for the production of the sprayer demount and booms. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Checking paint…

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Phil Brant

Five minutes with Phil Brant

Five minutes with Phil Brant. Phil performs all manner of quality control checks across new Bateman Sprayers leaving the production line…. My role at Bateman is… Foreman, Quality Assurance and Special Projects. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: My typical day features various different tasks; checking the quality of paintwork, fitting new components,…

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Paul Herniman

Five minutes with Paul Herniman

Five minutes with Paul Herniman. Paul is another long-term member of #TeamBateman who brings decades of experience to our busy production line… My role at Bateman is… Product leader – cab/electrical bay. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Working alongside management and foreman, overseeing the production of the cab and wiring systems. Making…

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Joel Kirby

Interview with Joel Kirby, Apprentice Electrical Engineer

Interview with Joel Kirby, Apprentice Electrical Engineer. Joel is currently on an apprenticeship with us, and is looking forward to completing his qualification and staying with Bateman to progress his career in the future… My role at Bateman is… Apprentice Electrical Engineer. A typical day for me at Bateman involves… Various duties in the cab…

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Tony Moore

Five minutes with Tony Moore

Five minutes with Tony Moore. Tony is Foreman of the Bateman Hydraulics bay, ensuring that aspect of production runs smoothly… My role at Bateman is… Foreman, Hydraulics Bay, leading the team on chassis building. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Ensuring we have everything we need, working with our production plan to ensure…

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Paul Hutchings

Five minutes with Paul Hutchings

Five minutes with Paul Hutchings. Paul brings fifteen years of experience to his role as Product Leader… My role at Bateman is… Product Leader – Hydraulic Bay Chassis Fitter. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Working alongside my foreman to ensure that the chassis bay runs smoothly and the quality of work produced…

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Melvin Elston

Five minutes with Melvin Elston

Five minutes with Melvin Elston. Melvin is our Foreman of Special Projects, and takes great pride in being part of the team building a high quality machine… My role at Bateman is… Product Leader – Pre-Fabrication. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: It’s varied – from working in the pre fab and fabrication…

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James Durk

Five minutes with James Durk

Five minutes with James Durk. James runs our Pre-Fabrication team, which means he’s responsible for the earliest stages of a Bateman Sprayer build… My role at Bateman is: Product Leader – Pre-Fabrication. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Ensuring the pre fabrication team have work set for them, dealing with any problems and…

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Alex Holmes

Five minutes with Alex Holmes

Five minutes with Alex Holmes. Alex is another staff member who joined us as a school leaver. He brings over 30 years of Bateman experience to his role in charge of our Fabrication team… My role at Bateman is: Product Leader – Fabrication of the Bateman Sprayer. A typical day for me at Bateman involves:…

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Peter Cann

Five minutes with Peter Cann

Five minutes with Peter Cann. Peter joined us in 1997, and takes great pride in ensuring we meet customer demands by supplying a top- quality machine… My role at Bateman is: Production Manager. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: A typical day for me involves ensuring that the production process is operating efficiently…

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Chris Goldsbury

Five minutes with Chris Goldsbury

Five minutes with Chris Goldsbury. Chris’s role in our Stores dept sees him making sure deliveries get out on time to make sure our customers can keep the wheels turning… My role at Bateman is: Storeman. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: A typical day for me at Bateman is picking and packing…

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Bateman Winter Update 2020

Bateman – Winter Update 2020

Bateman – Winter Update 2020 Our Winter Update features news on our demo programme, Pinpoint II PWM and Bateman Finance, plus interviews with Bateman operators and staff… Would you like to book a demo? Contact us today and arrange for the Bateman Demonstration Team to visit your farm. Back to our news page ›› Download…

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Keith Norrie RB26 in the field

Keith Norrie – Bateman RB26 Crop Sprayer Testimonial

Keith Norrie – Bateman RB26 Crop Sprayer Testimonial. Keith Norrie has just completed his second season with a Bateman RB26 Crop Sprayer – here’s what he has to say about the performance of the machine in the field… “We have now completed two seasons with our RB26, and continue to be impressed by the reliability…

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Richard Williams

Five minutes with Richard Williams

Five minutes with Richard Williams. Richard’s role in our Stores dept gives him a great overview of how one of our crop sprayers takes shape, from raw materials to finished machine… My role at Bateman is: Stores. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Receiving goods into stock and distributing throughout the whole site.…

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David White

David White – View from the cab

David White ‘View From The Cab’ – RB26 testimonial. Kent is often referred to as “The Garden of England” and it is here that you will find Team Bateman Operator David White. Huntstreet Farm is nestled among the hills around Canterbury where David and his family farm around 1,500 acres of arable crops along with…

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Philip Palfrey

Five minutes with Philip Palfrey

Five minutes with Philip Palfrey. Philip’s busy role sees him visiting all parts of the country – here’s what he has to say about his role at Bateman Sprayers My role at Bateman is: To PDI, deliver & demonstrate Bateman Sprayers. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: A varied amount of jobs included…

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Jonathan Martin

Five minutes with Jonathan Martin

Five minutes with Jonathan Martin. Jonathan’s busy role can find him at any point of the country – here’s what he has to say about his role at Bateman Sprayers. My role at Bateman is: Demo driver, PDI and new machine delivery and commissions. A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Anything from demoing…

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Alan Grant

Alan Grant – View from the cab

Alan Grant ‘View From The Cab’ – RB35 testimonial. We visited Alan Grant at Skillymarno, near Fraserburgh at the end of July. Alan, along with brother David and nephew Scott, are arable farmers. Whilst we joined Alan in the cab of his treasured combine, he gave give us his thoughts on farming, his recent competition…

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Scott Dunham

Five minutes with Scott Dunham

Five minutes with Scott Dunham. Scott works out of our HQ in Devon – here’s what he has to say about his role at Bateman Sprayers. My role at Bateman is: Sales South West A typical day for me at Bateman involves: Talking to customers, sorting demos and occasionally driving the lorry. The most enjoyable…

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Bateman Summer Update 2020

Bateman – Summer Update 2020

Bateman – Summer Update 2020 Our Summer Update features news on our demo tour, Bateman Boom Levellng (BBL) and Bateman Finance, plus operator interviews, featured preowned sprayers and more… Would you like to book a demo? Contact us today and arrange for the Bateman Demonstration Team to visit your farm. Back to our news page…

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Bateman RB55 Upgrade

Bateman RB55 Upgrade

Bateman Sprayers RB55 Upgrade Our popular 5,600 litre RB55 model has received an upgrade to the transmission, including cruise control and sport mode. The result is a more balanced and responsive joystick which works in harmony with the John Deere 275bhp, 6 cylinder turbo diesel engine. We are also delighted to announce that our John…

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Bateman Finance

Need help spreading the cost?

Need help spreading the cost? We understand the nature of both growing and contracting businesses and we listen to our customers. The need to know your costs and the ability to maximise profit are perhaps more important than ever. This is why we’ve introduced Bateman Finance. What this means for you · The ability to…

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Dunmore Hind

Dunmore Hind – View from the cab

Dunmore Hind ‘View From The Cab’ – RB55 testimonial Dunmore Hind farms wheat, barley, rape and spring oats in South Lincolnshire. Dunmore operates a Bateman RB55 and here he tells us why. Why did you choose Bateman? “I know a lot of people who have always run Bateman sprayers and swear by them, so I…

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Bateman Boom Levelling System

New boom levelling system from Bateman Sprayers

New boom levelling system from Bateman Sprayers Our new Boom Levelling system (BBL) takes boom levelling to the next stage. More accurate and faster to react Designed to work with our highly acclaimed Variable Geometry Boom, BBL controls the boom to follow the contours of the ground accurately and effortlessly. The terrain is monitored via…

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Ken O’Flaherty, Engineering Apprentice at Bateman Sprayers

Ken O’Flaherty, Engineering Apprentice at Bateman Sprayers Ken O’Flaherty recently joined Bateman Sprayers as a Level 3 Engineering Apprentice, and here he discusses his experience in the role, what his day-to-day duties involve, and how he expects his two-year rotation with us to be of benefit to his career path in the long term… My…

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Brian Finstrom Interview

Brian Finstrom discusses Pinpoint II Pulse Width Modulation

Brian Finstrom discusses Pinpoint II Pulse Width Modulation Capstan AG is our Pulse Width Modulation partner. Brian Finstrom from Capstan recently joined us on our stand at LAMMA 2020 and a subsequent customer day to demonstrate why you should be specifying Pinpoint ll Pulse Width Modulation on your Bateman. For those who were not able…

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RB55 tank size increase

New 5,600 litre capacity tank for the RB55

New 5,600 litre capacity tank for the RB55. Bateman Sprayers have chosen LAMMA 19 to introduce new developments to our range of crop sprayer tanks. Following consultations with our customers, we are introducing a 5,600 litre capacity tank. The new tank is designed to fit the RB55 self-propelled sprayer and will be available to order…

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