Review of 2020 - April

29 December 2020

Top Stories
UK National Federation of Demolition Contractors president Holly Price called on the British government to do more to help member companies as survey round 85% of respondents had closed all or some sites…Volvo CE sees Covid-impacted year-on-year sales drop….Sungdo Construction vice president Brian Hyungrok Do outlined response to Coronavirus on Korean job sites

Brian Hyungrok Do web

Brian Hyungrok Do, Sungdo Construction

Projects
Doosan narrow tracked excavator helped demolish piper bridge near Leipzig, Germany

Products
Hitachi launched hydraulic breaker fitting ZX excavator range…Fourth Bison hybrid hook-lift jaw crusher launched by EvoQuip

Bison 160 Hybrid Hook-lift, Quarry 2020 (5) web

Bison 160 Hybrid Hook-lift jaw crusher

People
Founders of Carey Group, which includes Scudder Demolition, outlined reasons for Covid-19 site closure programme…Con Gallagher appointed global head of sales at recycling solutions specialist Kiverco…Jason Jones named Americas sales manager of Sennebogen

  • Review of May 2020 will be published on 30 December
Latest News
New SCRA resource to help tower crane rental agreements
Understanding Tower Crane Bare Rental Agreements was introduced last week at the Crane and Rigging Workshop in Chicago, USA
Loxam accelerates environmental shift
Equipment rental company aims to halve direct emissions by 2030 and cut indirect emissions by 30%
Construction starts on Milan’s renewable offices
New CityWave building will put ‘quality of life’ first and aims to have a “positive impact” on the environment