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New branding, logo for ConExpo
“Taking Construction to the Next Level” branding aims to reflect the growth and momentum of the construction industry and the role the show.
JCB Power Systems’ new SE Asia distributor
Appointment marks its first presence in the region
Record high for Epiroc in Q1
Manufacturer’s orders hit US$1.28 billion in the first quarter of 2021
Strong start to 2021 for Caterpillar
Caterpillar reports 12% rise in revenues for the first quarter of 2021
The role of rental in sustainability
The European Rental Association held an online sustainability event on 31 March. This is an edited version of the round-table discussion, moderated by IRN’s Murray Pollok.
New product showcase: Part Two
The cancellation of trade events this year has created alternative platforms such as IRN’s New Product Showcase. This issue looks at releases in earthmoving, compaction & surface preparation and more.
Bronto delivers 70m unit to NASA
The New S230XDT truck mount will be used at the Jet Propulsion Laborotary for antenna maintenance
Skyjack awards ABLE for community support
Skyjack presented ABLE Equipment Rental with a $1,000 check for the company’s community support
Volvo CE sees increased Q1 demand
Equipment manufacturer reports 23% year-on-year increase in sales with Asian markets prominent
Work reinvented by technology: SCRA Comment April 2021
Technology innovation helps businesses navigate digital world
Liebherr’s turnover tops €10 billion
German manufacturing giant describes ‘satisfactory’ performance in the face of Covid challenge
SC&RA ramps up advocacy in USA
SCRA recently celebrated a major advocacy win as the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
JLG withdraws from Bauma 2022
JLG has pulled out of Bauma 2022, the company announced, and will focus instead on virtual interactions and online collaborations
Loxam first to offer hydrogen fuel cell generator
Deal with hydrogen specialist EODev sees Loxam move towards zero-emissions with fuel cell GEH2 genset 
Major UK contractors agree pre-qualification standard
Build UK’s Common Assessment Standard system will make pre-qualification for tenders cheaper and faster
Covid threatens construction’s recovery in India
Double-digit recovery may be under threat from rising numbers of Covid-19 infections
Komatsu celebrates 100th anniversary
Manufacturer marks centenary with a new community facility, employee project and a commemorative website 
Bravi achieves ISO 9001 certification
Accreditation covers the design, manufacture and servicing of its platforms 
Metso Outotec to rebrand product range
Manufacturer will introduce new grey colour scheme across industrial products and services this year 
JCB “very unlikely” to be attending traditional trade shows in future
Another trade show setback following Volvo’s recent Bauma decision
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