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Hitachi sells controlling share of construction equipment business
US$1.6 billion deal gives private equity firm JIP and Itochu controlling interest in Hitachi Construction Machinery
Middle East urban construction projects to drive growth
Significant plans for construction projects in the Middle East this year
AVI Cranes adds over 50 Haulotte platforms
Israeli rental firm expands MEWP fleet with new vertical masts, electric scissor lifts and boom lifts
Work begins on US$1 billion port in Senegal
Construction of one of Africa’s largest ports begins in Senegal in West Africa 
New solution for 3D printing
A new construction method has been developed by Cemex and Cobod that reduces construction costs and time
Altrad aims for €1bn more in 2022
Growth buoyed by economic recovery, diversified model and acquisitions
Why West African demand is growing for Caterpillar dealer JA Delmas
Caterpillar dealer JA Delmas is finding demand for rental services in West Africa, and it’s growing
Ivory Coast contract for Besix
PFO Africa award Besix contract to build structure and roof cladding
Africa’s largest 3D-printed housing project
3D-printed housing can address “infrastructure gap”
Ghana awards US$80m water plant contract
Strabag selected to build water treatment facility for the city of Sekondi-Takoradi
China tightens Belt and Road financing
Projects in Africa particularly impacted by lack of credit, according to report from Reuters
African nations impacted as China tightens Belt and Road
China tightens Belt and Road financing, with impact of Covid-19 partly to blame, according to a news report from Reuters
New Doosan Portable Power launches
Releases include Stage V compliant and rental-friendly compressors, generators and light towers
Wirtgen Group and JBN work together in Nigeria
The project is an environmentally friendly reconstruction of a 375km of road
Investigation into collapse of 21-storey building
Tragedy in Nigeria kills 43, Governor of Lagos declares three days of mourning
Construction equipment sales on course for ‘record’ year
Sales predicted to reach record volume of 1.13 million in 2021 and remain robust in 2022 
Allied Crane Hire adds mobile crane to fleet
The crane and heavy transport company Allied Crane Hire has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1230-5.1
LES appoints Botswana distribution partner
The partnership will help sell the Lifting Equipment Store (LES) product range to large companies, including Botswana mines
‘Tipping point’ for digital infrastructure
The building of data centres in the future needs to be ‘greener’ and more agile, says new report
Siemens Mobility signs $3bn Egyptian rail deal
German firm to build ‘first ever’ high-speed, electrified main and freight line in the country
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