International Construction - October 2020
22 October 2020
Included in the issue:
- WORLD NEWS
Billion dollar African PPP highway; South African construction collapses; Bids for India’s high-speed rail.
- CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY NEWS
Artificial intelligence institute; Sandvik’s AutoMine Concept; solar power from strange places.
- ECONOMIC OUTLOOK
IHS Markit’s Scott Hazelton takes a look at construction in North America in the age of Covid-19.
- REGIONAL REPORT
China’s economy has recovered from the pandemic, but what does the future hold? Andy Brown investigates.
- PREVIEW: BAUMA CHINA
The show will go on in Shanghai this November and here’s why show organisers expect a strong turout.
Diesel power continues to evolve, proving its value today and for years to come, Jenny Lescohier reveals.
- SKID STEERS
Technology is propelling these popular machines to new heights of versatility, Jenny Lescohier discovers.
- COMPACT EXCAVATORS
There’s a reason these machines are on job sites everywhere, including inside, explains Andy Brown.
- BACKHOE LOADERS
Backhoe loaders often play second fiddle, but in some markets, they’re the first choice, Andy Brown writes.
- COMPACT WHEELED LOADERS
These work horses can do it all, writes Jenny Lescohier.
Today’s tools are ‘smart,’ and are getting simpler to switch, explains Jenny Lescohier.
- OFF HIGHWAY RESEARCH
Construction sales are booming in China but will the super power learn from past mistakes?