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  • Holcim sees gradual recovery

    Growth in Europe, North America, Africa dn the Middle East were the highlights of a mixed first half for the materials producer...

  • Deutz to close site

    Engine manufacturer to consolidate production at its Ulm site...

  • Positive quarter for Komatsu

    Manufacturer reports increased revenues and operating income for three months to 30 June, fuelled by demand in North America, Europe and the Middle East...


  • Hitachi profits up but Asia weak

    Improving business conditions in the European and North American equipment markets in the first fiscal quarter made up for declines in Japan, China, India and other parts...

  • Revenue gains for YIT

    Finnish contractor sees improvement for second quarter after slow start owing to Ukraine political crisis and slow Finnish market forces...

  • Balfour Beatty wins M3 contract

    Contractor appointed to upgrade 21.5km stretch of UK motorway to a four-lane smart motorway...

  • Italian market looks up

    Sales of construction equipment up 16% during first half of 2014...

FEATURES
  • Roadbuilding: Competitive advantages

    Technology is becoming more and more important to the roadbuilding sector, helping boost efficiency as well as reduce costs. Helen Wright looks at the latest developments...

  • ICEF preview: Gaining a competitve edge

    A major new international conference for contractors and other industry stakeholders will be an opportunity to network and discuss key issues in the industry....

  • Attachments: Efficient partnerships

    Attachments sector is about working together, be it configuring machines to new tools or establishing partnerships between OEMs. Helen Wright reports...

  • Mini excavators: highly competitive environment

    Manufacturers are pushing to make headway in Europe’s crowded mini excavator market by adding advanced technology to new models. Helen Wright takes a look...

  • Roadbuilding: The way ahead

    Bauma is always a good time to launch products. Sandy Guthrie looks at some of the technical advances being made in roadbuilding – some of which will be at the Munich sho...

  • Telehandlers: telescopic focus

    Manufacturers have to focus on both the big picture and the fine details to compete in today’s telehandler market. Helen Wright discusses the latest moves in the sector...

  • GPS: net results

    In the sky and on the ground, technology is expanding to offer more and more services, including via the internet. Sandy Guthrie finds out where we are with GPS...

  • Utilities: specialist applications

    The technology behind installing utilities has developed in leaps and bounds, and advances continue all the time. Helen Wright reports....

  • Tunnelling: infrastructure continues

    Tunnelling projects are ever more important for infrastructure development throughout Europe, despite economic difficulties, reports Adrian Greeman....

  • Falsework & Formwork: problem solving

    Falsework and formwork specialists are often called on to get round potential difficulties when they take on a project. Sandy Guthrie takes a look at some recent work and...

  • Breakers: quiet efficiency

    Improved performance is the goal as new breakers are added to the market, and there are signs of a recovery in the industry. Lindsay Gale reports....

  • Foundations: from the ground up

    Helen Wright looks at how foundation equipment manufacturers are focusing on reliability, robustness and energy efficiency to meet the challenges of today’s projects....

  • Engines: alternative futures

    As more EU Stage IV engine solutions are revealed, Helen Wright looks beyond 2014 to the ground-breaking technologies of tomorrow....

 

 

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