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Deadline nears for Diesel Progress Awards

Companies have until June 3 to submit entries for the Diesel Progress Awards

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ITC conference speaker line-up completed

Final speaker line-up confirmed for International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in Austria


Palfinger up nearly 12%

Double digit rise in sales at Palfinger in first quarter of 2019 to €440.9 million

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ITC conference: drones and tower cranes

Patrick Rickerby, technical director at Terra Drone Europe, will explain how drones can be used to inspect industrial structures



UK trenching equipment cartel investigated

UK authorities investigate groundworks equipment rental cartel involving M.G.F., Vp plc and Mabey Hire


Smart technology for tools

Tyrolit displays new digital solutions for connecting tools to simplify work at Bauma


Hitachi expands Premium Rental offer

Hitachi could acquire contractor fleets under its Premium Rental programme in Europe

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Liebherr drill rig goes electric and unplugged

The just-launched LB 16 promises environmental benefits with no loss of performance


EquipmentShare seeks European partners

US-based tech and rental firm is looking for European partners for its telematics and IoT offering


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Breakers: Technology that’s built to blast


Steve Ducker looks at the latest hydraulic breakers and other hardworking attachments


Roadbuilding: Keeping things rolling


Joe Sargent takes a look at new roadbuilding equipment ready to handle Europe’s toughest projects

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Drilling: Knowing the drill

2019-05-01T12:01:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

With technology moving fast in the construction sector, having the right drill for the right application only gets you half way to a job well done, as Mike Hayes discovers


Haulers: Innovation and articulation

2019-04-16T11:37:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

In the battle for hauler supremacy, ADTs are currently on top, firmly relegating their rigid counterparts to second place in terms of sales


Mini excavators: Small machines, big influence

2019-04-02T09:35:00+01:00By Joe Sargent

Operating efficiently in confined spaces, the mini excavator has a special place on the jobsite


Bauma 2019: Earthmoving part 2


With the show opening in a few weeks, CE takes a second look at the earthmoving sector at Bauma

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Bauma 2019: Earthmoving part 1


A first look at the earthmoving sector at the show includes Caterpillar, Volvo CE, Hyundai and more

Bauma 2019 plan

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2019-03-14T09:40:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

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Roadbuilding: The road ahead


Bauma Munich 2019 visitors will cover a lot of ground – potentially laid by the following machines

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Bauma 2019: Engines and power generation


Construction Europe takes a look at what’s on show at the world’s biggest trade exhibition


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LiuGong expands its range

Chinese manufacturer shares its latest products for the global market with a distinct European flavour

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Soilmec on solid ground

Foundations specialist brings a range of high-tech piling and trenching equipment to Munich

Liebherr's LTM 1230-5.1 wheeled mobile crane launched in 2018

Liebherr sales exceed €10 billion

Total Liebherr Group turnover up 7.5% in 2018 to a new record of €10.5 billion


Yanmar extends sharing platform in Turkey

Yanmar says online sharing or rental platform could also be launched in other markets


ITC conference: BIM and tower cranes

BIM technology will be on the agenda of the International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in Vienna on 26-27 June

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European equipment market highest for a decade

Market research company Off-Highway Research reports on growth in construction equipment sales

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New 5G Industrial network

Volvo has confirmed it will test its remote-controlled wheeled loaders after receiving new 5G Network

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Liebherr’s 60,000th crawler excavator

Manufacturer has produced a special commemorative model of its latest range for one-off 60,000th edition


UK earthmoving sales rise

After orders lost momentum in fourth quarter of 2018, UK earthmoving machinery market still grew by 2%

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Terex sells Demag to Tadano

Terex to sell its Demag all terrain and crawler crane business to Tadano for $215 million


Construction Europe News

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Consortium wins €150 million Highway contract

Colas Projects leads businesses to success in bid for road widening contract in France


Deadline nears for Diesel Progress Awards

Companies have until June 3 to submit entries for the Diesel Progress Awards

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Intel's €4 billion FAB lab gets green light

Technology company granted planning permission for expansion of Leixlip facility in Kildare, Ireland

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'EU must cut buildings emissions by 2050'

Think-tank releases guide to help EU member states implement the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

The Llanwern Site of the Future initiative used solar power to achieve 97% diesel-free lighting and welfare

UK project achieves 97% diesel-free operation

Solar power used on South Wales rail project to prove viability of sustainable construction

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Nuclear plant for Poland

Energy minister says the country’s first nuclear facility will be operational by 2033

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Bauer steady in 2019 first quarter

OEM’s figures show business is improving as it lays out its 2019 financial forecast

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Stable engineering in Europe

Latest sector review from EFCA shows strong markets in Europe but ever-present challenges

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Vinci takes on Gatwick airport

Vinci Airports has become second largest airports operator after its integration of London Gatwick

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€3.5 billion for Cork transport network

New investment plan announced for major Irish city, to be delivered over the next two decades


Hitachi invests in UK rental company

New Hitachi rental subsidiary in UK is led by former directors of One Call Hire

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Salini wins Turkish high-speed rail project

JV led by Italian engineering group to build 153 km section of new ‘Orient Express’ line

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Vinci denies compensation claim

Contractor says it is not in compensation talks after Notre-Dame des Landes Airport PPP cancellation


Finance agreed for Bosnia and Herzegovina motorway

€210 million loan from EBRD kick starts new phase of the Corridor Vc project in the Balkans

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Study reveals ‘over-design’ in UK buildings

Engineering company Ramboll says builders are overloading electrical capacity by up to 50%

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Wacker Neuson makes positive start to 2019

First quarter results show double-digit growth in all regions for Munich-based manufacturer


More speakers for Diesel Progress Summit

Senior figures from Deutz, Hatz, Volvo CE and Kohler Engines added to line-up for Diesel Progress Summit (DPS)


CECE responds to EC noise directive

European construction equipment association questions viability of proposed noise emissions study

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Ferrovial revenue at €1.2 billion

Spanish contractor Ferrovial experiences a 7.2% rise in revenue during the first quarter of 2019

Port Koper Project

€1 billion rail link for Slovenian port

Government-backed company 2TDK starts work on the country’s largest civil engineering project

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Growth for Greece’s construction Industry

Industry in Greece will benefit from investment in commercial, residential and industrial buildings


Italy and Tunisia to link power grids

The two countries sign agreement to push ahead with 192 km power cable project


Crossrail past point of no return

Over budget by €3.2 billion - NAO tells Crossrail to make a plan and deliver on it