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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




Falsework & Formwork: Taking new forms

Falsework and formwork solutions are rising to the challenge of unusual designs and awkward projects, Thomas Allen reports


Surveying: Onwards and upwards

With the growing trend to digitalisation, smartphones and drones are changing the face of surveying

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Foundations: Ground breaking

Foundation works explored, from large-scale projects to digitally-driven precision operations

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Compact loaders: Smaller models

When space is at a premium, the compact machine comes into its own. CE looks at developments


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Fuels & Fuel Efficiency: The power to save

When choosing the method of powering construction machinery, there are many factors to consider

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Pumps: Flooded with choice

From diesel or electric pumps to self-priming or vacuum-primed, one size really does not fit all

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Concrete: Hard facts

However it is pumped, and wherever it is used, concrete is a crucial part of the construction site


Hybrid & Electric: Fork in the path?

A choice between alternative approaches to power might be an opportunity to get the best of both worlds

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Toro to buy Charles Machine Works

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

Mediaco’s used Liebherr LR 1600/2 crawler crane on a bridge construction job in Blois, France

Mediaco adds used Liebherrs

Pair of large Liebherr mobile cranes joins Mediaco fleet in France

Dana Incorporated and SME Group

Dana acquires SME Group

More electrification capability with acquisition of electric motor company SME


Polish contractors suffer

Profits of contractors on Warsaw Stock Exchange fall for fourth consecutive quarter


Rototilt expands

Tiltrotator manufacturer extending factory to accommodate expected future growth

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Trevi selling oil & gas companies

Drillmec and Petreven to be sold by Trevi to Indian infrastructure firm MEIL group


Alleged UK cartel

Two companies admit to forming price-fixing cartel; third under investigation by CMA

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GB output drops as Brexit looms

ONS figures show a fall in GB construction output, though some record highs suggest resilience

Modular tower cores

Tallest modular buildings take shape

Tide Construction completes cores for world’s tallest modular buildings being built in London, UK


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Haulers: Tipping point

The European hauler market is set for a growth spurt. Construction Europe reports on the latest


Access equipment: Widening scope

Sector expands global footprint to provide standard products for all markets, including Europe