January-February International Construction now on-line

By Chris Sleight14 February 2013

The January-February edition of International Construction is now available to download from www.khl.com. As well as being available as a .pdf file that you can download and keep, the issue comes in an online format that offers more functions.

Benefits include smooth, page-turning technology for a better quality read, an easier download process, and a seamless search function. There is also a clipping service tool, which allows you to highlight an article and e-mail it to someone.

The contents of this month’s magazine include:

NEWS: Former Mayor of New Orleans charged with corruption over contracts

BUSIESS NEWS: CNH and Kobelco end their 10-year alliance

INTERVIEW: Winning in China is a crucial goal for Caterpillar and is a key focus for Ed Rapp, who took over a new role as head of Caterpillar’s Construction Industries division at the start of the year.

ECONOMIC OUTLOOK: The Chinese construction market is entering a period of slower growth, but infrastructure investments will still be huge.

REGIONAL REPORT: Despite a near two-year market downturn, equipment manufacturers in China continue to launch new machines.
BAUMA PREVIEW: April sees Munich play host to the biggest construction equipment exhibition in the world

COMPACT EQUIPMENT: A flurry of new compact machines will be launched 2013, and while demand in developing countries may not be strong right now, manufacturers are keeping a close eye on their potential

DRILLING: Increasing fuel efficiency and performance under extreme conditions are central to the latest drill rig designs, regardless of the target market

EQUIPMENT: JCB manufactures its 500,00th backhoe loader 59 years after production started.

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