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    China hits Komatsu sales


    Weak performance in Asia – particularly China – sees sales fall 5.5% for three-month period ending June 30

  • SNC-Lavalin CEO Neil Bruce

    SNC-Lavalin bounces back from corruption scandal


    Canadian engineering firm enjoys back-to-back profitable quarters – but investors remain wary

  • Cem Peksaglam, Wacker Neuson CEO, described 2016 as a year of transition for the group.

    Wacker Neuson looking to grow outside Europe


    Robust North American market helps produce record revenues and can significantly increase non-European business in longer term, says CEO

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    Terex sales more than halve


    Terex Corporation reported second quarter sales of US$ 1.3 billion, down -55% on the US$ 2.9 billion recorded for the same period last year.

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    CNH sales and profits slump


    CNH reported second quarter sales of US$ 547 million for its construction equipment division, down -62% on sales of US$ 1.4 billion 12 months previously.

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    Construction drives Vinci's growth


    Vinci’s revenues rose +16,8% last year, compared to 2006 to a total of € 30,4 billion. The company says revenues grew more steeply outside France last year, with a +21,4% rise to € 10,7 billion. This was largely due to a string of acquisitions, including the purchase of Soletanche Bachy, ...

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    Record orders for Bilfinger Berger


    Bilfinger Berger saw its net profit rise +46% in 2007 to € 134 million. Revenues were up +16% to € 9,22 billion – a new record for the company. Bilfinger Berger also says that its order book is the strongest it has ever been. Over the course of last year ...

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    Holcim's record year


    Holcim’s sales increased +12,7% last year to CHF 27,1 billion (€ 16,9 billion). The company’s net profit rose +57,2% to CHF 4,5 billion (€2,8 billion), although CHF 1,3 billion (€ 810 million) of this was attributable to the sale of a stake in its South African business.