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    Bam takes a hit

    Loss of a project knocks wind out of full-year results, but overall financial position “remains solid”

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    “A success for YIT”

    Finnish company said to be on the way to becoming a leading urban developer in Northern Europe

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    Turkish housing paradox

    EECFA’s Turkish member considers how house prices have decreased while building costs have risen


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Veidekke for major projects

Norwegian-based firm to lay 390,000 tonnes of asphalt in Norway for BetonmastHæhre

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Bilfinger prepares for growth

Industrial service provider transitions from stabilisation phase to build-up phase of strategy

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Big growth for Terex Materials Processing

Company sees final quarter year on year sales up by almost 20% as part of double-digit 2017 rise

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Boom time for Germany says VDMA

Association’s latest figures show construction turnover up 15% in fourth straight year of growth


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Galliford Try seeks new equity capital

Carillion crash prompts capital raise, despite strong six months in construction for UK contractor


Genie sales reflect market growth

Terex AWP, driven by its Genie brand, recorded a net sales rise of 18.6% in the fourth quarter

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Sales rise at Haulotte

Haulotte Group’s consolidated sales rose 22% compared to the fourth quarter of its 2017 financial year

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Italian recovery continues

A 15% rise in construction machinery sales in the Italian market for 2017 is recorded by Unacea


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Engines: Gearing up

2018-02-08T16:40:00+00:00By Thomas Allen

Engine manufacturers have been getting ready for legislative changes in Europe in 2019, with the EU Stage V emissions regulations set to take effect. Thomas Allen reports on the latest developments  in the sector

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Attachments: Tilting at other markets

2018-02-07T11:39:00+00:00By Sandy Guthrie

Tiltrotators are finally making a mark outside the Nordic countries. Sandy Guthrie finds out more

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Breakers: New ground

2018-01-31T09:58:00+00:00By Steve Ducker

Recent developments in the manufacture and application of breakers are examined

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Roadbuilding: Highway to sustainability

2018-01-16T15:16:00+00:00By Thomas Allen

Roadbuilding can weigh heavily on the environment, but firms are making effort to lighten the load

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GPS & Telematics: The digital future

2018-01-03T17:15:00+00:00By Sandy Guthrie

Technology of machine communication and other machine controls is complex, but is nearly everywhere

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Tunnelling: Underground successes

2017-11-28T16:55:00+00:00By Adrian Greeman

Major tunnel projects are getting in to their stride across Europe this year, including high-speed rail

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Utilities: Specialist machines

2017-11-22T11:46:00+00:00By Sandy Guthrie

Whether it is laying pipes or fibre optic cables, the right machine for the job is a priority

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Falsework & formwork: True to form

2017-11-06T15:48:00+00:00By Thomas Allen

Careful planning is the key to unlocking the full potential of falsework and formwork

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Demolition and recycling: Getting creative

2017-11-01T11:05:00+00:00By Thomas Allen

Demolition and recycling jobs are rarely simple, requiring equipment that can meet a range of challenges

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Cranes: Raising standards

2017-10-25T08:28:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

With cities growing in height, crane firms have been improving tower cranes to meet increasing demands


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UK construction squeezed

Profit margins of UK construction companies eroded by rising costs, according to CPA

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Ireland’s 2018 start is ‘encouraging’

Ulster Bank PMI sees faster increases in activity, new orders and employment, and improved confidence

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