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Bobcat unveils new version of S450 skid-steer for MEA
New engine and controls among updated features
Video: Ten years of China’s Belt and Road Initiative
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has been called the world’s most ambitious infrastructure scheme
CNH Industrial delisting from Milan stock market
Parent company of Case Construction Equipment and New Holland to focus on New York Stock Exchange
Majority of global infrastructure projects ‘failing’
Only 47% of projects and portfolios worldwide are achieving their time, cost and quality objectives
Orascom wins major Cairo Metro and high-speed rail contracts
Egyptian contractor Orascom Construction has won two new contracts with the National Authority for Tunnels to build new transport projects in the country.
Liebherr launches new R 930 Tunnel crawler excavator
New model will be available in markets across the world
South African bank to launch US$1bn green energy fund
The fund will invest in a pool of energy transition and project loans, such as renewable energy and related clean technologies
One region fuels 12% increase in construction sales for Caterpillar
Profit for Cat’s Construction Industries’ profit hits US$1.847 billion in the third quarter of 2023
Emerging markets ‘need US$1.5 trillion’ to make buildings greener
World Bank says construction tech could be used to help cut emissions 
Morocco to build and upgrade stadiums before 2030 World Cup
A deal was signed the same day between the government and state-owned fund CDG to finance the new stadium
Laso and Roll Group in African partnership
Transport and lifting specialists join up to offer full complement of transport services in Mozambique
Overruns in costs and delivery costing construction US$91 billion
A new report reveals that disputed costs amount to more than a third of project capital expenditure value
New turbine blade transporters for Vanguard
South African transport specialist adds six rotor blade transport systems from TII Scheuerle
North America helps keep Volvo CE’s sales steady
Major OEM has released its financial results for the third quarter of 2023
€6bn Morocco-Spain undersea tunnel resurfaces
World Cup 2030 host countries could be linked by Africa-Europe rail project
Why African countries are being urged to rethink loans for new infrastructure to avoid ‘disaster’
Loans that demand natural resources in return for money to fund infrastructure and construction projects are a “disaster” for Africa and countries on the continent should stop taking them, argue the IMF and African Development Bank.
Egis and Setec consult on $5bn Cairo Metro Line 6 studies
French engineering consultancies Egis and Setec have signed a deal to develop the second phase of studies for a new metro line in Cairo, expected to cost around US$5 billion.
Burkina Faso and Russia’s Rosatom sign agreement for nuclear power plant
Burkina Faso and Russian state nuclear company Rosatom have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for construction of a nuclear power plant in the landlocked Sahel West African state.
Caterpillar’s new chief sustainability officer
New Chief Sustainability and Strategy Officer from the start of 2024 for world’s largest OEM 
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