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Aggreko survey highlights role of hybrid power
“More needs to be done to drive forward necessary change” survey finds
New CEO for Shore Hire Australia
Sydney based CEO to lead teams in Sydney, Newcastle, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast and Adelaide
Supply chain issues hurting construction in Australia and New Zealand
Australia and New Zealand’s construction markets challenged by supply chain issues and rising costs
Trime opens Asia Pacific division
Division to promote T-ZERO PRO solar and hybrid lighting towers and generators
Three consortiums shortlisted for Sydney metro airport project
Teams shortlisted for next phase of US$8 billion project 
Australian rental firm boosts workflows with Inauro
Inauro’s Perspio captures view of fleet along with rental and servicing data 
Podcast: IRN looks at data fusion with Inauro
IRN talks to Angus Kennard (co-CEO) and Max Girault CEO of Australian company Inauro about how rental companies are using digital technology to manage their data.
SMW’s Sarina Crane deal called off
Volatile conditions in the mining and infrastructure markets given as reason for abandoning engineering company SMW Group’s proposed acquisition of Sarina Crane Hire
Coates commits to net zero goals
Coates and sistern company Westrac are targeting net zero Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2040
Excavator technology team up from Volvo CE and Topcon
Integrated Topcon 3D-MC system lets operators dig trenches, grade slopes and create site profiles using automated digging 
Modern modular mine transported by Mammoet
More than 1,000 components needed to be transported to site safely, on schedule, and in the right sequence
Vp plc revenues at 96% of pre-Covid levels
UK company buoyed by infrastructure and repair and maintenance projects
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 
Sparrows expands in six countries
Part of its global expansion programme is a move to new purpose-built facilities in Abu Dhabi, Kazakhstan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Australia and the USA
Why private equity investors are turning to the rental sector
KHL’s Lucy Barnard asks what sort of deals PE investors are looking for in the sector and why
New Aecom deal advances Australia tunnel project
Environmental assessment contract awarded for 11km long tunnel 
Repurpose It adds new Terex mobile screen
Australian recycling company invests in Ecotec TRS 550 mobile screen to help reach its zero-landfill goal
LCR takes delivery of 1,200 tonne all terrain crane
This is the first time the AC 1000-9 crane model has been delivered to an Australian company
Caterpillar takes another step towards zero emissions mining
Caterpillar to work with global mining group Rio Tinto for the development of zero emissions autonomous haul trucks
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