All Australasia Articles

Robotic tech company to partner with UAE
FBR will collaborate with the UAE on the adoption of construction technology in the sector
Kennards acquires in Western Australia
Addition of Redi Hire will boost Kennards’ network in Western Australia to 22 locations
Hyva acquires Truck Cranes Australia
Acquiring 100% of Australian loader crane company gives platform for growth in Queensland
Contract awarded for US$3.6 billion rail project
The PPP contract in Queensland, Australia, will see 128km of new and upgraded track laid
Snorkel appoints managing director in New Zealand
Jonathan ‘Jonno’ Tulitt will head up the company’s New Zealand manufacturing facility
Vinci awarded two contracts in Australia
The projects in Sydney and Melbourne are worth a total of US$373 million
Record construction equipment sales in 2021
Global construction equipment sales grew 10% last year with demand expected to remain high in 2022
Aerial platform rental in Australia
Bill Whitehouse, CEO of Kennards Hire, on Australia’s access equipment market
Aggreko to exit Russia
Decision follows Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
Australian construction company on verge of collapse
Probuild in debt following lengthy delays on Brisbane residential project
Utilisation moves up at Coates Hire
Fleet utilisation up 9% in the first six months of its financial year
Sinoboom Australia appoints operations manager
Longstanding access industry professional Mitch Ely will help drive the Australia business forward 
8 key points when adapting from demolition to DDR
Why contractors need to consider decontamination and recycling as well as taking down buildings
Funding for South Australia’s largest infrastructure project
Extra AUD$2.26 billion (US$1.6 billion) invested to ensure completion of Adelaide’s North-South Corridor
Volvo launches EC550E excavator with Tier 3 engine
New 50-tonne EC550E crawler excavator offers up to a 22% improvement in fuel efficiency
New vehicle mount access company established in Australia
Waimea Australia is majority owned by distributor Monitor Lifts and will offer products across the country 
Vinci awarded contract for road project in New Zealand
Vinci will be responsible for the design and construction of the Takitimu North Link south-east of Auckland
Site report: Mann Group and the Melbourne Malt Silos
How Australian contractor won a World Demolition Award category for its takedown of local icon
Contracts of US$1.1 billion for Saipem
Australia and Guyana offshore contracts total US$1.1 billion for Saipem
Is robotic bricklaying key to Euro housing problem?
FBR’s Hadrian X robot completes structure using Wienerberger’s Porotherm clay blocks
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