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Big yellow Liebherr lattice crawlers on the ESEASA refinery in Mexico

Double digit rise at Liebherr

Another record year for Liebherr as sales rise more than 11%

Sarah Garry, BuildUK, praises PAL Cards

Build UK demands site access

IPAF has supported Build UK’s call for access to active construction sites during the COVID-19 outbreak 


New MK-42 dump truck from GHH

Global sales to start soon for new 45 tonne payload dump truck


CNH Industrial updates European production plans

The majority of its European assembly operations will remain suspended until April 17


The paint shop at Hitachi's Amsterdam factory.

Hitachi details status of production plants

Production facilities in Japan continue as normal but there are temporary closures in Russia and India


Construction growth for 2020 forecast at just 0.5%

Growth for 2020 drops from 3.1% to 0.5%, according to GlobalData

A Siemens Gamesa offshore wind turbine

Wind power giants close Spanish factories

Vestas and Siemens shutter facilities as government imposes stronger virus measures


Trimble ‘advancing’ machine control

Earthworks Grade Control Platform version 2.0 introduces a host of new features

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The Arc de Triomphe in Paris , on an eerily quiet Champs Elysées

Country report: France

2020-04-08T10:11:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

Major construction firms suffer as the country confines itself to prevent spread of COVID-19

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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

JCB engines Index Feb 2020

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

Gareth Parkes, company knowledge manager with Sir Robert McAlpine

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


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.



World’s most expensive cities to build in revealed

Over half of top ten most expensive cities are European, although only one makes it into the top three 

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Amey sorry for Coronavirus pay issue

British contractor says it ‘got it wrong’ about employees absent due to COVID-19 or self-isolation

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