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Global growth forecast for equipment sales

Worldwide sales expected to reach almost 1 billion units for 2018, says Off-Highway Research


Serious play

Volvo CE and Lego Technic work together to explore the future of wheeled loaders

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Cummins extends Stage V range

New power unit range launched by Cummins

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Ritchie Bros claims successful auction

Taking more than €35 million, Dutch sale said to be biggest auction held at that site since 2010


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Large Ritchie Bros auction

Young Caterpillar equipment promised in Netherlands at “one of the biggest” auctions of recent times

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New Cat excavator attachments

Caterpillar Work Tools has expanded its range of excavator attachments with new multi-processor models

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Yanmar expands engines range

Two new engines introduced at Intermat place Yanmar at heart of high-power market

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Mecalac enters electric race with e12

Battery powered e12 will provide 8 hours working time and will be in production by mid-2019.

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Redesign for three Cat trucks

Caterpillar’s 730, 730 EJ (Ejector), and 735 articulated trucks have been extensively redesigned


Construction Europe Features

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Pumps: Flooded with choice

2018-08-08T10:28:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

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

2018-07-18T10:43:00+01:00By Sandy Guthrie

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


Hybrid & Electric: Fork in the path?

2018-06-19T14:27:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

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

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Haulers: Tipping point

2018-05-21T15:48:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

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


Access equipment: Widening scope

2018-05-01T13:30:00+01:00By Euan Youdale

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

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Portable power & on-site equipment: Supporting acts

2018-04-19T15:54:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

Perhaps it is less glamorous, but on-site equipment is what helps keep the jobsite running

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Mini excavators: a mini romance

2018-04-17T16:25:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

It seems that European equipment buyers have something of a love affair with the mini excavator

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Telehandlers: Raising the bar

2018-04-03T16:18:00+01:00By Thomas Allen

Manufacturers are trying to push boundaries of how high machines can reach and how much they can lift

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Components: Keeping them rolling


Digitisation and new technology are integral to machines, but there are traditional elements like tyres

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Wheeled loaders: Loads of options

2018-02-28T10:58:00+00:00By Thomas Allen

Manufacturers have been working to provide a choice of designs to cope with a range of environments


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JCB’s first electric excavator

Heralded as a ‘breakthrough’, JCB launches first fully-electric mini excavator

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Atlas Copco outlines its future

Focus to be on reduced carbon and noise emission products

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Dynapac announces Q2 product launches

Range of compaction equipment to be launched from Q2 onwards, the company announces

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Intermat celebrates innovation

Winners of Intermat Innovation Awards 2018 announced at ceremony in Paris, France

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Volvo launches own range of rigid haulers

Volvo CE to enter the rigid hauler market with a complete Volvo-branded range

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Kobelco heads for Iceland

European dealer network expanded with appointment of new authorised dealer in Iceland

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Fayat completes Dynapac acquisition

As sale of Dynapac to Fayat concludes, a new product visual identity is revealed

Engcon's new test facilities

Top quality is Engcon’s goal

Swedish-based manufacturer of tiltrotators invests in test facilities to ensure product quality

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Construction equipment markets bounce back

Worldwide sales of construction equipment to grow 16%, driven by buoyancy in Asia – Off-Highway Research

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Automated protection for road workers

French-based Colas Group launches world’s first autonomous impact protection vehicle in US


Construction Europe News


Death toll rises in Genoa disaster

Similar bridge identified in Venezuela, as responsibility for maintenance of Italian bridge is investigated

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Garrison elected Terex chairman

Job of chairman extends John Garrison’s list of responsibilities at Terex Corporation

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Gains and losses for Cat

US-based equipment manufacturer reports increase in revenue but drop in profit for second quarter


Genoa bridge collapse

Part of Morandi Bridge collapses in northern Italy during stormy weather


New CEO at CNH Industrial

Hubertus M. Mühlhäuser has been appointed as the new CEO of the company


Digital Displacement project

Funding for JV to develop Digital Displacement could help UK take lead on low-carbon technology

Doosan dx225 lc 5 excavator

Global growth forecast for equipment sales

Worldwide sales expected to reach almost 1 billion units for 2018, says Off-Highway Research


New compact loader for Komatsu Europe

The new WA100M-8 with increased productivity and efficiency replaces WA100M-7 model

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Bauer ‘on track’

Dip in figures expected by German construction company and full-year outlook confirmed

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Output recovers in Great Britain

Latest ONS figures show construction output has made a recovery after dip seen at start of year

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Major changes at Doosan ‘working well’

Doosan Infracore’s Charlie Park says organisational changes at company are making it more efficient

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Van Oord for Dutch wind farm

Van Oord and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy consortium is preferred contractor for Fryslân project

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Two London housing rental projects

Amro plans to deliver 1,500 units across Greater London over next five years to meet rental demand

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Record high for Wacker Neuson

Germany-based manufacturer reports record revenue and significant rise in profitability

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Positive movements in UK construction

Figures from both the CEA and the CPA paint picture of robust UK construction market

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Pre-tax loss for Interserve

Support services and construction company claims, however, significant operating profit improvement

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Lokotrack model renewed

Metso’s Lokotrack LT200HP crusher gets new lease of life, and is being tested in Finland

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Construction 4.0 will be key

The new president of FIEC, Kjetil Tonning, outlines his goals for the period of his presidency

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Error in Vinci shareholder vote

Correction of erroneous vote result caused by IT glitch means agreement is now terminated

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Equipment sales to rise this year

Growth of 3% forecast by Off-Highway Research for Western European construction equipment market

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Record growth for Manitou

Revenue was up 17% across the group in the first half of 2018, with rises in all divisions

Dana Oerlikon

Dana to buy Oerlikon Drive Systems

Acquisition to make Dana full e-Propulsion design, engineering, and manufacturing systems supplier

Xavier Huillard, Vinci CEO and chairman

Vinci Construction said to have stabilised

Construction order intake falls, but group’s Contracting segment revenue shows growth of 6.9%