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    Ramirent makes further cuts after poor start to the year


    Ramirent is taking further cost cutting measures and is proposing that no dividend be paid for 2008 following a very difficult first two months of 2009, with sales in eastern Europe collapsing by 60% and group sales down 26% compared to 2008.

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    Cramo and Rentakran terminate Russian joint venture


    Cramo and Russian crane rental company ZAO Rentakran have terminated their joint venture agreement, with Cramo taking over full ownership of the rental operations that it has established at Rentakran depots over the past 15 months.

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    Italian RT aimed at Russia


    Mobile crane manufacturer TCM is developing its first rough terrain. Antonio Pucci, export manager at the Italian company told IC at the SIAE 2008 exhibition that the new range would be aimed at the Russian and Ukrainian markets

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    Grigory Grif appointed head of Ramirent in Russia


    Ramirent has appointed Grigory Grif, 43, as its country manager for Russia. Mr Grif has been general manager of Ramirent's St Petersburg operations since 2004.

  • Steen Sorensen is director of Algeco's new subsidiary company in Russia.

    Algeco starts renting in Russia


    Algeco has established a portable accommodation rental business in Moscow, Russia and plans to establish a base in St Petersburg. The company already has rental operations in several eastern European countries – including Czech Republic, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania and Slovakia – but this is its first move into Russia.

  • Mockva City's Federation Tower will be the tallest building in Europe when it is complete in 2010.

    Medvedev proposes ‘innovation’ to tackle Russian labour shortage


    Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has said that in order to counter the Russian labour deficit, the country needs to be innovative in its measures to boost both the efficiency and productivity of its existing workforce. Talking to business leaders, President Medvedev said, “The problem of the labour famine can only ...

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    International Construction reports from Moscow's CTT Show


    Confidence at Moscow's CTT Show (June 17 to 21) was high thanks to a booming economy and a planned US$ 570 billion investment in infrastructure. Richard High reports.

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    Site report: Heidelberg Cement's Gurovo Beton quarry


    Located in the Tula region, 130 km south of Moscow, the formerly state-run Gurovo Beton quarry is undergoing a complete modernisation following its acquisition by HeidelbergCement in late 2006. Richard High reports.

  • GAZ Group’s Natalia Alexeeva, director of strategical development and investment, construction divis

    Interview: Gaz Group's Natalia Alexeeva talks to International Construction


    Established in 2005 following the restructuring of state-controlled automotive manufacturer RusPromAuto, but virtually unknown outside its home market, Russia's Gaz Group is now the largest domestic manufacturer of construction equipment in the country. Richard High reports.

  • LTECH's Dmitriy Pankin

    New LTECH depot proves successful


    The location of Russian access rental company LTECH's newest showroom and service centre in Nizhniy Novgorod is allowing the company to expand rapidly, says Dimtriy Pankin, manager of the depot.

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    Autokran launches 25 tonner


    Russia-based Autokran, a subsidiary of Ivanovskaya Marka, launched its 25 tonne capacity KC-54712 truck crane at Moscow's CTT show in June

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    Russian rental market to reach €1 billion within five years


    The Russian equipment rental market could reach €1 billion in revenues within five years, according to a leading Russian rental consultancy, MS Consulting.

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    Record Russian investment


    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has approved a seven-year, US$ 570 billion programme to overhaul and expand the country's transportation infrastructure. It is will be the largest infrastructure building scheme Russia has seen since the collapse of the USSR.

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    Russian representation


    The start of this year saw the first ever construction equipment trade association in Russia established. The group aims to lobby on technical issues, establish statistical exchanges and work on trade issues.

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    Construction to start on 2014 Winter Olympics sites


    The Russian government will start construction at 27 sites for the 2014 Winter Olympics in the southern resort city of Sochi before the end of the year, Prime Minister Viktor Zubkov has announced.

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    Cramo & Rentakran create Russian renter


    Cramo has entered a joint venture with Russian crane rental company ZAO Rentakran that will see Rentakran renting general construction equipment to its customers from its three existing branches in Moscow, Yekaterinburg and Krasnodar.

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    Cramo signs Russian JV


    Finland's Cramo has entered a joint venture with Russian crane rental company ZAO Rentakran that will see Rentakran renting general construction equipment to its customers from its three existing branches in Moscow, Yekaterinburg and Krasnodar.