Toro to buy Charles Machine Works

Toro Company to acquire parent company of Ditch Witch for $700 million




Thompson Pump sells rental arm to United

Thompson Pump has sold its rental operations to United Rentals. Thompson will now focus on pump manufacturing

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German OEMs fear EU collapse

The German construction machine industry demands stable framework going forward in Europe

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European Rental Awards: deadline extended

The deadline for European Rental Award entries has been extended by a week, to Friday 22 February

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JCB’s new Formula 1 deal

UK-based machinery manufacturer announces new partnership with Formula 1 racing team


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Terex Trucks targets Germany

Investment in German market by articulated hauler firm as it identifies country as right for growth

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Kranpunkten orders 400 Genies

Marking its biggest single order ever, Swedish rental company Kranpunkten will receive 400 Genie machines

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Ramirent continues to strengthen

Net sales grow by 1.5% for Finish company as it restructures to focus on core business

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California’s high-speed rail scaled back

Project to proceed, but will no longer connect San Francisco and Los Angeles

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Google to invest in new data centres

Announcement could lead to the creation of 10,000 construction jobs


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Wind turbine transport and erection: Constant change

ICST looks at the rise and fall of markets in the fast-paced global wind industry, as well as some innovative new installation techniques. Christian Shelton reports

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Heavy lifting: Lift off!

A look at the latest developments in the global heavy lift arena. Christian Shelton reports

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Engines: Powering the future

There’s talk of alternative power sources being developed, but little sign of the demise of diesel

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Compact equipment – building for tomorrow

It’s a busy time in smaller machines from electric models through to special anniversary editions


Telematics: Mega data

An examination of the current capabilities of telematics, and where this sector may develop in the future


Interview: Korea Rental

Yoonkee Eom, the CEO of Korea Rental Corporation, explains how it is growing in its home market and across Asia

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Interview: The safety evangelist

Alex Dahm asks Marco van Daal about his drive to improve safety in the lifting and transport industry around the world


Attachments: Working from all angles

Development in the attachments sector is booming with advances in precision, versatility and speed

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iC Yellow Table 2018

International Construction's annual ranking of the world's 50 largest construction equipment manufacturers.

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