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Melbourne metro project proposed
US$36 billion scheme to connect all of Melbourne’s rail lines announced
Kennards the place to be
Australian rental company placed 7th in Best Places to Work Study for Australia
Profits up at Coates Hire
Revenues and profits increased at Coates Hire, while sister company AllightSykes returned to profit.
Kennards opens Tamworth branch
After buying A1 Hire’s equipment, Kannards’ presence is now larger in New South Wales region
EWPA anchorage guidance
The Elevating Work Platform Association of Australia produces guidance on inspection and testing of harness anchorage points 
New Potain MCT 565
Manitowoc is to launch a new Potain topless tower crane for markets in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America
Vinci Construction said to have stabilised
Construction order intake falls, but group’s Contracting segment revenue shows growth of 6.9%
New HQ as Ranger Lifting celebrates turning 20
Ranger Lifting to open a new headquarters and celebrate 20 years in business
Qube gets Liebherr MHC
In Australia Qube Ports has a new LHM 550 mobile harbour crane from Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock
Maxirig signs with Modulift
Below the hook equipment manufacturer Modulift has signed Maxirig as a distributor in Australia
Easy Lift starts up in New Zealand
Italy-based Easy Lift enters New Zealand market with new dealer and receives AU/NZ regulation certification
Contracts awarded for new airport
Construction contracts awarded for new airport in Sydney, Australia
Kennards adds ASV loaders to fleet
Agreement sees Australian rental company offer ASV’s RT-30 Posi-Track loader
Building bridges with ALE Mega Jack
Mega Jack from ALE makes light work of 400 tonne bridge parts
Kennards opens New Zealand branch
New Hornby location for Kennards following acquisitions of Johnsons Hire and Stella Hire
Australia’s biggest road development
A consortium has been shortlisted for a US$12.6 billion road development in Sydney, Australia
Strictly sells and adds Raimondi towers
Four Raimondi tower cranes sold by Strictly Cranes in Austrailia and two more added to fleet
Australia commits to infrastructure
The Australian government has committed $75 billion (US$56 billion) to infrastructure investment
New orders for Salini Impregilo
Contractor reports new orders of around €1 billion have been acquired since the start of the year
Back and forth
A job by Lampson Australia to move a 270 tonne generator had an all up weight of 650 tonnes, making it one of the heaviest ever moved in the State of Victoria. ALEX DAHM reports
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