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First Volvo electric excavator delivered to customer

Company’s new electric powered machine has been received on site by French Contractor Spac

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Hinkley Point C engineers talk lift planning at WCTS

Lift planning engineers at the Hinkley Point C nuclear project will speak at the World Crane and Transport Summit

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Will on-highway electrification technology work off-highway?

David Hoffman of John Deere Power Systems will speak on this topic at the Diesel Progress Summit on 30 September

Garic’s 12.2m welfare trailer has hybrid power and comes with 4G wifi

Garic showcases hybrid and solar equipment

UK company shows innovative and environmental construction site products at Plantworx

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Shortlists announced for Diesel Progress Awards

Winners will be revealed at awards dinner on 30 September in Louisville, USA

Ramin Younessi asume la presidencia de Caterpillar Energy & Transportation.

Younessi to offer ‘unique perspective’ at Diesel Progress Summit

Ramin Younessi of Caterpillar will use his keynote speech at the Diesel Progress Summit to give his view of the changing world of machinery power

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Study highlights carbon footprint of construction equipment

Efficient use of equipment can lead to carbon footprint reductions of between 30 and 50%.

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CEA helps monitor emissions compliance

New Emissions Compliance Verification scheme uses simple identification plate system

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XCMG and Rolls-Royce Power systems team up

Strategic cooperation agreement recently signed by the two companies

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Melker Jernberg celebrates the unveiling of Volvo CE’s electric compact excavator and wheeled loader at its Bauma launch

Electric and hybrid: Sparking a new era

2019-08-14T09:54:00+01:00By Joe Sargent

Engines: redlines or flatlines? What does the future hold for the beating heart of machine power?

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Pumps: Dewatering tech for the 21st century

2019-08-07T10:04:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

Dewatering pumps for construction are both more sophisticated and more robust than their predecessors

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Crushing and Screening: Turning costs to profit

2019-07-22T11:03:00+01:00By Katherine Weir

Electric drive units, transportability and simple OS are all part of a new generation of crushing and screening equipment.

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Engines: Cutting emissions, not power

2019-07-17T12:11:00+01:00By Joe Sargent

Alternative power is being discussed ever frequently, but diesel has been a driving force in engines for over a century

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Drones: How UAVs are changing the construction industry

2019-07-10T11:19:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

Unmanned aerial vehicles are widely used in construction, but could this technology become disruptive?

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Concrete equipment: Material gains

2019-07-02T20:06:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

Historically, concrete has been a firm friend to construction industry professionals. Mike Hayes examines why that is

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VR and AR: Visualising the future of construction

2019-06-25T15:28:00+01:00By Joe Sargent

Virtual and augmented reality, once considered a technology of the distant future, is now very much present

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Concrete: Material Gains

2019-06-12T09:19:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

Historically, concrete has been a firm friend to construction industry professionals, but are things about to change?

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Telehandlers: Compact, simple, powerful

2019-06-05T10:42:00+01:00By Joe Sargent

Compact technology with serious lifting power is the name of the game - a look at the latest telescopic handlers

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Exhibition preview: Plantworx

2019-05-28T11:41:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

The UK’s leading construction machinery exhibition takes place this month at its new home in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Construction Europe takes a look at what’s on show

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Excavator sales growth in France

Excavator sales grow in France

Earthmoving mainstay has performed above expectations so far in 2019

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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

Speaker line-up for International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in Austria

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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

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UK trenching equipment cartel investigated

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

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Smart technology for tools

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

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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

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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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BAM bows out of offshore wind

Netherlands-based multinational to restructure following poor results from German interests

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First Volvo electric excavator delivered to customer

Company’s new electric powered machine has been received on site by French Contractor Spac

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HS2: Further doubt cast on project

Review into UK’s High-Speed 2 rail project will determine if construction is to continue

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Hinkley Point C engineers talk lift planning at WCTS

Lift planning engineers at the Hinkley Point C nuclear project will speak at the World Crane and Transport Summit

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Bulgaria’s nuclear power station draws interest

Bulgaria’s energy minister says total of 13 companies are interested in undertaking project

Steel tubing rolled into place in Cogden Beck in the Yorkshire Dales

Wind turbine repurposed to build bridge

Renewable energy components help reconnect rural communities after flooding destroys bridge in the UK

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Lendlease appoints new managing director

Simon Gorski promoted managing director for Construction in Europe business area

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Third UK construction minister announced this year

Following UK Prime Minister’s reshuffling of cabinet ministers, new construction minister appointed

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Largest bicycle parking facility in the world

Multi-storey bicycle park in Netherlands opened 19 August is world’s largest, costing €30 million

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XCMG telecrawler in Europe

First XCG55TE unit delivered to Bulgaria to work on TurkStream jobsite

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Bauer on track in 2019

First half of 2019 went according to plan, says Bauer

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Construction for Minsk-Mir gets green light

Largest multifunctional complex in Belarus city of Minsk worth €3.13 billion to be complete by 2027

Two LTM 1250-5.1s and a Liebherr LTM 1100-5.2 were used by Ulferts

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Three Liebherr cranes used to fit-out cruise ship

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Volvo CE Masters Competition grows

Global competition for technicians grows to accommodate 3,200 entrants and new products

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Will on-highway electrification technology work off-highway?

David Hoffman of John Deere Power Systems will speak on this topic at the Diesel Progress Summit on 30 September

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CE Barometer July 2019

The latest Construction Europe Barometer Survey providing the Industry’s opinion on the market

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UK Space Agency to monitor Peruvian dam construction

Dam safety to be expanded using space-based monitoring system DAMSAT to prevent failures

From left: crane operators; Christian Prinz, Ralf Rudisch, Mike Eule-Schuster, Denny Beulke, Thomas Tschemmer and Jürgen Müller.

Giant tank hoisted into chemical plant

Maxikraft uses three Liebherr mobile cranes to lift 108 tonne storage tank over obstacles

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Tintagel Castle reunited by stunning footbridge

Double cantilevered bridge is first to connect twin sites of Arthurian legend for over 500 years

Bobcat’s new TL43.80HF can lift 4.3 tonnes to a height of 8m

Bobcat boosts its telehandler range

Manufacturer introduces a heavy telehandler to its range with impressive 4.3 tonne capacity

Ausa showcases its latest dumper – the AR1001AHG, with a fully-reversible cab

Ausa steps forward with reversible dumper

Manufacturer launches DR1001AHG dumper with reversible driving position

Garic’s 12.2m welfare trailer has hybrid power and comes with 4G wifi

Garic showcases hybrid and solar equipment

UK company shows innovative and environmental construction site products at Plantworx

The new truck mixer HTM 1205 T / LTB 12+4 as a semitrailer with conveyor belt

Liebherr innovates with truck mixer as semitrailer

German manufacturer says mixer is perfect for urban sites, with enhanced manoeuvrability