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Deep impact of COVID-19 revealed

Survey of members by CECE shows that 30% are already closing factories

Layer scaffolding at the Adolphe Bridge in Luxembourg.

Layher provides e-Learning

Scaffolding manufacturer offers free e-learning to industry professionals who are in isolation 

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Skanska says ‘ambition is to keep projects running’

The company is taking additional precautions as it aims to keep its construction sites working

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Liebherr statement on Coronavirus

Production suspended and other measures to slow spread of virus


JCB is poised to start making ventilator housings after a national call to action from the UK Prime Minister

JCB to produce ventilators

Following an appeal by UK Prime Minister, JCB will help address the national ventilator shortage


Comment: Italy after three weeks of lock-down

Roberta Prandi, Associate Publisher at KHL’s Power division, reports from Northern Italy on the COVID-19 crisis


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Firms call for PPE donations for UK health services

Cantillon and De Group set up Contractor Appeal to help NHS during Coronavirus pandemic

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Utilities: High demand

2020-03-25T10:23:00+00:00By Katherine Weir

New construction equipment and technologies in the busy utilities sector, are used to make the job easier


Varso Tower: The challenges of high-rise

2020-03-18T09:43:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

Construction Europe visited Warsaw, Poland, to see the construction site of the EU’s tallest tower


Material handling: Moving the goods around

2020-02-28T11:05:00+00:00By Joe Sargent

A look at some of the latest material handling equipment for multiple applications across Europe


Attachments: A tool for every job

2020-02-18T17:01:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

Productivity and efficiency benefits to be gained using the latest attachments and coupling systems

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Engines: Power of choice

2020-02-06T16:56:00+00:00By Katherine Weir

Engine manufacturers discuss future of diesel power and that of electric and hybrid technologies


Surveying: Speeding up construction

2020-02-04T14:39:00+00:00By Joe Sargent

Advanced surveying technologies are benefitting early adopters by saving time and money


Road building: Taking a different road

2020-01-28T16:33:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

They Cloud, Big Data and the Internet of Things are now recognisable elements in road building

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Tunnelling: Breakthrough technology

2020-01-21T11:23:00+00:00By Katherine Weir

Katherine Weir looks at advances in tunnelling equipment and techniques to tackle new challenges


Interview: SaMoTer, welcome back to Verona

2020-01-15T14:23:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

Giovanni Mantovani, CEO and director general of Veronafiere, discusses Italian market and SaMoTer

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Wheeled excavators: Mobilising the fleet

2020-01-07T16:24:00+00:00By Joe Sargent

The ‘rubber duck’ may not be king of the construction site, but should not be overlooked

On the Voest Bridge in Austria, Doka formwork is being used in the widening of both carriageways

Falsework & formwork: A tall order

2019-12-11T13:28:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

Today’s systems must be light, strong, fast-erecting and, above all, safer than ever

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Opinion: Who’s afraid of data?


Gareth Parkes of Sir Robert McAlpine calls on the industry to develop a more collaborative approach to the construction process

German firm Herrenknecht says that its full-face hole opener can ream holes to the required diameter in a single pass

Utilities: A deep dive into tech

2019-11-27T12:04:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

The need for utilities in Europe is growing exponentially, giving rise to new equipment and techniques


GPS & Telematics: Real-time visibility

2019-11-19T12:49:00+00:00By Katherine Weir

Promising new GPS and telematics tech is appearing in the construction sector

Big Carl dwarfs all of the 55 cranes currently on site at the Hinkley Point C site

Site visit: Power lifting at Hinkley Point C

2019-11-12T15:28:00+00:00By Christian Shelton

The nuclear reactors being built in the UK represent one of the largest construction projects in the world


Provides invaluable market information across the continent. Features the CE-100 guide to the top contractors, as well as latest details of 150+ largest European contractors.

IRN Products and Services Update

Calculate the total cost of ownership of construction machinery and evaluate rent, lease or buy decisions using the European Rental Association’s Equipment TCO Calculator.


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Komatsu’s Smart plan to digitise sites

OEM raises the digital stakes with IoT devices in its Smart Construction range

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LafargeHolcim sees recovery in China

Swiss material producer sees rebound in China, but expects “significant declines” elsewhere

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Construction Europe

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