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Sales down for LafargeHolcim but ‘solid’ recovery expected

Initially significant decrease in net sales of 10.8% but promise of solid second half

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Manitou first half year declines

Group sales were down 35% in the first half of 2020, while second quarter sales dropped 41% 


Vinci’s financial results down in all sectors

Revenues in France contract especially sharply for concessions and construction company


Study: US construction productivity declining since 1972

Research suggests craft workers could add US$5.4 billion to US and Canada GDPs

Palfinger PK 60002

Palfinger sales down 18%

First half year sales and EBITDA down by double digits due to Covid-19 and global recession



Revenue down for Webuild

Italian contractor sees fall in revenue due to Covid-19 but predicts a bright future

Cat loader

Cat to see profits fall 77%

Industry analysts await first results since coronavirus crisis from world’s largest OEM


Construction industry 2025

Industry expert predicts central BIM hub, compaction to be automated and increase in virtual and augmented reality


Partnership to provide info on Indian infrastructure

Partnership between Off-Highway Research and India Infrastructure Research to produce insights on Indian infrastructure sector

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Regional report: Mounting problems for construction in Latin America

Latin America is becoming a hot spot for Covid-19, creating serious health, social and economic issues for the region


Tunnelling: Today’s TBMs do it all

Projects involving variable ground types benefit from machines designed to accommodate


Excavators: Easy going machines

Today’s excavators require less operator skill to achieve maximum performance

Mr. Liu

Industry interview: XCMG still looking up

Mr Liu, vice president of XCMG and general manager of XCMG overseas, talks about the company’s ambitious future plans


Transport infrastructure: Connecting the world

Many of the world’s most expensive and ambitious construction projects are in the transport sector, where Covid-19 is making an impact


Industry interview: Diesel is only part of the future

Deutz chairman Dr. Frank Hiller talks about parallel paths of engine and electrification technology

NA Cairo

Regional Report: North Africa fights battles on many fronts

Covid-19, dropping oil prices, plus poverty and political unrest threaten the region

Access Dingli1

China and access equipment: sustainable growth?

Global access manufacturers share their thoughts on the fast-growing Chinese market and speculate what the access market might look like post-pandemic

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iC Yellow Table 2020

International Construction's annual ranking of the world's 50 largest construction equipment manufacturers.

Inside the April issue of International Construction- FREE to download when you sign in.

dri buyers guide 2018

Following on from last year’s strong results, the Yellow Table reports an increase in sales for the world’s leading equipment manufacturers, although at a lower level than last year


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Access Industry interview Report

Access Yearbook 2020

KHL Group’s The Access Yearbook 2020 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.

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American Cranes & Transport Sourcebook 2019

American Cranes & Transport Sourcebook 2020 - Free Download

The 2020 edition of the American Cranes & Transport Sourcebook is a valuable resource for the crane, rigging and specialized transportation sector.

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2020 Compression Technology Sourcing Supplement

Published annually in March and distributed with the March issue of COMPRESSORTECH2 magazine, the COMPRESSORTECH2 Sourcing Supplement offers a single source guide to compressors, prime movers and related components and systems.

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Demolition & Recycling Buyers' Guide 2020

The D&RI Buyers' guide is the sole worldwide listing of tools and equipment for the demolition and C & D Waste recycling industry.


SR Construction Employees Walk Through the Xtreme Opti-Clean Cube. Photo credit - Nico Poblete 2020

US contractor the first to use Opti-Clean Cube to fight pandemic

Modular walk-through station disinfects personnel before entering/exiting job sites


US construction employment increases amid uncertainty

AGC and Procore data suggest possible decline to be forthcoming

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