Plantworx in preparation

The UK’s CEA to host biennial construction event in June 2019 with a new addition, Railworx


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PACE (variable pressure and flow technology) coupled with the legendary HardHat® canopy. Now, you can have it all!


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Positive outlook for Bam

Dutch construction group Bam reports five times greater net profit margin from a successful 2018

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Cemex sells Nordic and Baltic assets

Quarries, ready-mix plants and terminals included in sale to Germany’s Schwenk for €340 million

Bauer Malaysia - piling project

Record-breaking project underway

Bauer Spezialtiefbau has been contracted for piling works in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

3D bridge

World’s largest 3D printed bridge

3D printed 26m long bridge unveiled in China

JCB New F1 Deal

JCB’s new Formula 1 deal

UK-based machinery manufacturer announces new partnership with Formula 1 racing team

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Terex Trucks targets Germany

Investment in German market by articulated hauler firm as it identifies country as right for growth


Google to invest in new data centres

Announcement could lead to the creation of 10,000 construction jobs

An artist's impression of how the Garden Bridge in London will look

Final cost for failed Garden Bridge

Transport for London publishes figures showing the cost to the public for the undelivered project in UK


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Silk City

Plans unveiled for phase one of Silk City

The latest plans for the first stage of the ambitious US$86 billion development in Kuwait have been revealed

I-64 Bridge to tunnel

US$3.3 billion road contract awarded

Dragados USA and Vinci win design-build contract for I-64 road link in Virginia, US


Toro to buy Charles Machine Works

Toro Company to acquire parent company of Ditch Witch for $700 million

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Volvo’s strongest year ever

Best annual results ever from Volvo CE as it ended 2018 strongly, with fourth quarter sales up 21%


Panama Canal JV to pay US$850 million

Sacyr-led consortium to repay Panama Canal Authority following dispute over cost overruns


XCMG launches 56.6m boom

XCMG has introduced a 56.6m telescopic boom to compete with JLG’s 1850SJ and Genie’s SX-180

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Salini shows interest in Astaldi

Non-binding interest from Italian contractor after Astaldi filed for protection from creditors


GTC-500 new from Tadano Mantis

Tadano Mantis completes telescopic crawler crane series with new 50 tonner

Brightline arrival

US high-speed rail back on track

Construction of a high-speed rail line between Las Vegas and Southern California is due to start in 2019

WABCO Global Technology and Innovation Center (1)

New Wabco R&D centre

German supplier of vehicle control systems inaugurates new Global Technology and Innovation Centre


Genoa bridge collapse

Part of Morandi Bridge collapses in northern Italy during stormy weather


ReachMaster expands sales force

The company has added a regional sales manager to its team, plus eight new reps

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Kobelco and Manitowoc end supply agreement

November sees the end of the Kobelco crawler crane and Manitowoc Grove all terrain crane OEM supply agreement

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Rental software: Managing fleets successfully

With more data than ever before circling around machines and rental contracts, software applications have never been more important. IRN scans the market

Ditch Witch MT9 micro trencher

Utilities: Specialist machines

Whether it is laying pipes or fibre optic cables, the right machine for the job is a priority

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Skyjack debut for Hong Kong hospital

Skyjack is helping to build Hong Kong’s first public children’s hospital along with several other notable construction projects. It is also the first time a SJ63 AJ boom has worked in Hong Kong

EECFA Summer 2017 chart

Good news for South East Europe

EECFA forecasts suggest expansion greater than GDP in most of the region, while Turkey and Russia look flatter

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Murray Pollok, Managing Editor, International Rental News and Mrs Zhang Yan Nah President, Rental Brand, China Construction Industry Associations (CCIA)

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Demolishing the former Bannister Federal Complex

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WDS 2018: Brent Willson, Dustless Technology

The impact on demolition of new OSHA dust regulations

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Drone mapping software in demolition

TOPIC: The role of drone mapping software in demolishing a shopping centre in Finland

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WDS 2018 speaker: Riccardo Viaggi, CECE

Digital technology and equipment: what does it means for demolition?

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WDS 2018 speaker: Florian Trinkl, Sauer Bau

Demolishing prestressed concrete gas tanks at Munich’s main sewage plant

Artem Kondratiev

WDS 2018 Speaker: Artem Kondratiev, Raz-Max

The Russian experience: the unique features of demolition in the far north

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The challenges involved in the demolition of Mahatma Ghandi Setu bridge, India

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WDS 2018: Erith Group presentation

David Darsey and Grant Styles on the Marble Arch Place demolition project


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Salini Impregilo moves for Astaldi

2019-02-14T11:03:00+00:00By Sandy Guthrie

Italian contractor bids for troubled rival after “non-binding preliminary demonstration of interest”

Peter Truscott - Galliford Try

Galliford Try's exceptional construction costs

2019-02-14T10:50:00+00:00By Joe Sargent

UK firm in ‘constructive dialogue’ with client concerning significant and recognised claims