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Nationwide extends Bureau Veritas LOLER contract
Bureau Veritas will carry out inspections on UK rental company’s equipment for next five years 
Hitachi extends French dealer territories
Cobemat and Teramat will now cover expanded regions in the north and east of France
Intermat organiser plans September ‘demo’ show
First ‘100%’ live Construction Days trade show will take place in Lyon, France from 13 to 16 September, 2021
GSR names new French dealer
CFM Ile de France takes over the distribution of the company’s truck mounts after acquiring GSR’s former distributor
Kiloutou makes French earthmoving acquisition
Deal to buy Groupe La Centrale De Location (LCDL) will expand its coverage in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in France
Construction starts on Saint-Brieuc wind farm
Van Oord launches upgraded installation vessel to begin piling work on 496MW project
Acces Industrie purchases 327 Snorkel units
The order from Acces Industrie consists of 245 Snorkel electric slab scissor lifts, plus a mix of booms and mini scissors 
Manitou factory expansions focus on green energy
The €80 million investment in three France-based factories will focus on electric and hybrid equipment 
Construction drives positive results for Vinci
Vinci construction sees revenues in first quarter of 2021 rise to €5.2 billion
Manitou launches telehandler lines
MT compact units, the Vision and Vision Plus MRT rotating series and ultra lightweight models are announced 
Bouygues offers 1,000 training positions
France-based construction firm launches digital work-study campaign to attract new workers to the industry
Kiloutou hails “extraordinary resilience” in 2020
French renter reported a 12.4% fall in 2020 revenues to €646.1 million, with an EBITDA margin of 31.2%
Vinci to acquire ACS’ energy business
French construction giant set to become global renewables player in €4.9 billion deal
DLR reports 12.5% rental fall in France in 2020
The 12.5% reduction in rental revenues to €4.19 billion comes after four years of strong rental growth
Blind spot rules said to be unworkable
Talks underway over “unworkable” French blind spot safety sticker rules
Bouygues launches ‘major’ IoT project
Bouygues Construction Matériel will use intelligent GPS sensors to connect 20,000 pieces of construction equipment 
448MW French wind farm underway
EDF-led consortium moves to construction phase on €2 billion Calvados offshore wind project
Vinci earnings hit, cash flow high
French construction giant feels effects of Covid-19, but anticipates solid growth in 2021
Briggs & Stratton expands sales team
Guillaume Baronnet appointed as engine manufacturer’s Sales Executive for France and Benelux
LGMG appoints France distributor
Nacelexpert to expand LGMG’s European dealer network with sales of scissors and booms 
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