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Snorkel reports positive Q2 results
Snorkel has posted second quarter sales of $44.9 million, a 20-percent increase compared to the same period last year. The figures include an operating profit, excluding depreciation, of $1.1 million according to a financial investment update from Tanfield, which owns 49 percent of Snorkel’s equity.
Applied Machinery Sales expands sales team
The Merlo dealer and distributor has added three people to its territory sales team
Snorkel issues safety bulletin
Snorkel has issued a safety-related technical bulletin for all ATB60 and AB60J articulated boom models manufactured from 1990 to current.    
Service Motor Co. adds Manitou MLTs to fleet
The company has been a longtime Gehl dealer but recently added Manitou’s MLT telehandlers to its offerings
World Demolition Awards shortlists announced
Contractors and equipment suppliers go forward to London ceremony with 11 categories to be decided
ESTA seeks trial candidates
Help sought by ESTA for a pilot project as part of the European Crane Operator Licence scheme
Zeppelin Rental to highlight digital strategies at IRC
Peter Schrader of Zeppelin Rental will  talk about digital business strategies at the International Rental Conference (IRC).
Boskalis takes a hit
Dutch-based marine infrastructure company experiences falls in first half of 2017
Petrofac CEO fined
Italian oil services company chief says he is “shocked and surprised” by €300,000 fine
CTE, France Elevateur form German alliance
France Elevateur Deutschland to distribute CTE equipment in Germany and Austria, following successful cooperation in France
Former bridge official jailed in Canadian bribery case
Michel Fournier accepted US$1.8 million from SNC-Lavalin in exchange for Montreal bridge contract
Inaugural lift for ALE’s latest crane
ALE used its new Lightweight Service Crane for the first time on a lifting job in central London
Steil buys Demag AC 1000-9
A Demag AC 1000-9 all terrain crane will be delivered to German company Steil Kranarbeiten in October 2017
Record backlog for Veidekke
Norwegian construction company reports revenue growth and a good order intake in second quarter of 2017
Hitachi just the job for Gustav
Danish rental company buys new Hitachi ZX225USLC-6 excavator, adding to Hitachi offerings
Momentum building for Persimmon
First-half 2017 results for British housebuilder in line with firm’s long-term strategy
HKL loader aids sports tournament
Contractor AS Earthmoving turns to HKL’s Komatsu WA200PZ-6 wheeled loader
CRH sells and buys
Building materials group sells Americas Distribution and acquires German lime and aggregates business
Cummins sells rental operations to United
Acquisition by United Rentals includes Cummins’ mobile rental generator fleet, ranging in size from 150KW to 2MW.
Electric drive for Cat
Loader claims 25% greater overall efficiency and up to 10% more productivity in load-and-carry
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