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Metso partners with South American dealer
Bolivian heavy equipment dealer Puntomaq to provide NW Rapid crushers
ANSI-compliant virtual reality training launched
Serious Labs VR boom lift training now meets ISO and ANSI standards
Chile’s equipment market worth US$1 billion
A bounce-back from the Covid pandemic and sharply rising global commodity prices saw the Chilean equipment market double in size in 2021
G7 leaders reveal US$600bn infrastructure plan
Partnership for Global Infrastructure has been viewed as an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative 
World’s top 10 construction equipment manufacturers
World’s biggest construction equipment manufacturers revealed 
Interview: ALEC’s Alexandre Forjaz on Brazil’s rental market
KHL’s Luciana Guimaraes speaks to the President of Brazil’s equipment rental association.
Construction of underwater research facility
Drass Group will partner with Proteus Ocean Group on underwater research facility project
Grove truck crane with all-wheel steering
Grove announces 100 tonne capacity truck crane with steering on all four axles
Finning positioned for ongoing supply constraints
Group confirms Q1 2022 revenue up 22% from previous corresponding quarter
Rising prices of materials to slow Brazil’s construction growth
Country’s infrastructure construction segment saw growth of over 10% in 2021 but rising costs and lack of materials to slow growth 
Sonosuke Ishii leads Hitachi’s expansion in North America, Latin America
Ishii steps into the role of chairman of Hitachi Construction Machinery Americas Inc. 
Mills appoints new CFO
Caroline Pepe dos Santos Leonard appointed to chief financial and investor Relations at Brazilian rental company 
North America strong for Caterpillar
First quarter saw high revenue growth in North American construction and resource industries
Tech company secures €11m metro contract
Technology firm to work on Santiago Metro in Chile
Falling sales in China impacts Volvo CE’s Q1 results
Sales drop in China but rise in the rest of the world – with one region up by 62%
Strong growth predicted for Latin American construction
Latin American construction output could hit US$545 billion in 2022
Grove launches GHC85 mid-size telecrawler
The newest telescoping crawler crane features a capacity of 85 US tons and is the eighth model for the Americas
SPMT and gantry crane transport engines
Engineered Rigging developed a lifting plan to quickly transport three train engines to a Chilean port
Record construction equipment sales in 2021
Global construction equipment sales grew 10% last year with demand expected to remain high in 2022
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