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French wheeled loaders sales up
CISMA reports that market is divided into two sectors depending on tipping point of machine, with smaller wheeled loaders doing better
WDS 2017 to feature new awards category
New Entrant section aims to recognise companies entering World Demolition Awards for the first time and encourage others to do the same
Meet your MC for the World Demolition Awards
John Inverdale, whose broadcasting career includes World Cups and Olympic Games, will host this year’s prestigious industry event in London
Another strong year for Keltbray
Latest financial results show substantial increases in turnover and profit with demolition and civil engineering business up by more than 20%
Coast Crane continues as Tadano dealer
Coast Crane, now part of Maxim Crane Works, will continue as a dealer for Tadano America crane products
UK petrochemical sites set for decommissioning
Petrochemical firm Sabic specifies consultant RVA Group to demolish 10 plants in the north east England in three-year, multi-million pound project
Mamut de Colombia works on new metro line
A new metro line is being constructed in Panama City which requires the lifting of 1640 concrete beams
IPAF rental reports present positive outlook
US access rental market exceeds expectations, while the outlook in Europe improves, states the soon-to-be-published IPAF rental market report
Guidance on core drilling
German Engineering Federation publishes information brochure for core drilling
Petro-Sea Logistics boosts fleet of Grove ATs
A new Manitowoc Grove GMK5180-1 all terrain crane has been bought by Petro-Sea Logistics
JCB sales rise
UK-based machinery manufacturer’s earnings grew by more than 34% in 2016, with sales turnover rising by nearly 12%
ERA holds workshops
Topics such as securing new talent were disucussed at the ERA Convention this year, with outcomes to follow
Home Depot to acquire Compact Power
US retailer agrees acquisition of Compact Power Equipment for €231 million, following eight years of commercial partnership between two companies
HVS Hubarbeitsbühnen purchases Snorkel units
Ahern Deutschland, the sales and service provider for Snorkel lifts in Germany and Austria, has delivered two compact rough terrain scissor lifts, plus three low level units to German rental company, HVS Hubarbeitsbühnen    
JLG employees set to volunteer
More than 700 employees are participating in the program across the globe. The Good 2 Give Back program is a part of the access segment’s celebration of Oshkosh Corporation’s 100th anniversary
Polish motorway dispute settled
Court proceedings in longstanding row between GDDKiA and Covec over construction of sections of A2 motorway ends
JCB scissors for Briggs
Briggs Equipment, a UK fork lift and materials handling provider, has added 10 JCB scissor lifts to its rapidly growing access platform fleet which will reach 200 units in 2017
Sparrows Group wins crane refurbishment contract
A contract to fully refurbish two offshore cranes has been awarded to Sparrows Group
Dockside pair goes up with Steil
Steil chose a 650 tonne capacity Demag crawler crane to cover all aspects of a dockside crane installation project in Germany
Flossdorf expands with Liebherr
A Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 is the first eight-axle wheeled mobile crane for crane and transport specialist Flossdorf in Germany
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