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
ABLE receives increase on asset-based loan
New York-based ABLE Equipment Rental receives increase on existing asset-based loan in order to grow fleet and footprint 
Court upholds Syrian charges against Lafarge
Case relates to Syrian plant that was kept open during civil war, endangering staff that worked there 
New software makes using GNSS easier
Updated RxTools software package now includes easy ‘set-up’ and calibration tool