Kazakh Invest

US$8.7 billion investment in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan receives 43 investments from foreign companies in agriculture, trade, mining and metallurgy


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


Bullet train

Japan’s ‘next generation’ Alfa-X bullet train

Testing has begun on the Alfa-X train, which can travel at 400km per hour

Port Covington

US$5.5 billion Baltimore PPP

New 951,000m2 waterfront redevelopment project for Port Covington in Maryland, US


Strong growth for earthmoving equipment

Global sales of earthmoving equipment grew 23% in 2018

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China blames US for trade breakdown

Long running trade war between the US and China shows no sign of abating

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Declining demand for cement

World demand for cement to slow down as 3.63 billion tonnes predicted to be needed in 2050


Hitachi invests in UK rental company

New Hitachi rental subsidiary in UK is led by former directors of One Call Hire


New Zealand’s US$4 billion infrastructure plan

New infrastructure commission and pipleine to be set up in New Zealand

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Salini wins Turkish high-speed rail project

JV led by Italian engineering group to build 153 km section of new ‘Orient Express’ line


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Rental’s carbon footprint

Preliminary results of CNG’s study show comparison between rental and ownership is tricky


Strong growth for Canadian construction

A new report predicts that Canada’s construction output will reach US$304 billion by 2023

The Llanwern Site of the Future initiative used solar power to achieve 97% diesel-free lighting and welfare

UK project achieves 97% diesel-free operation

Solar power used on South Wales rail project to prove viability of sustainable construction

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Nuclear plant for Poland

Energy minister says the country’s first nuclear facility will be operational by 2033

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Bauer steady in 2019 first quarter

OEM’s figures show business is improving as it lays out its 2019 financial forecast

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Stable engineering in Europe

Latest sector review from EFCA shows strong markets in Europe but ever-present challenges

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D&Ri100: America leads the charge

This year’s list of demolition contractors tops US$6.4 billion with strong US and Canada figures

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Kato returns after 20 years

Japanese manufacturer launches cranes at Bauma 2019 after 20 year absence from the German show


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

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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

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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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Pilosio Timelapse

Pilosio Time-lapse for art exhibition

Pilosio constructed an internal MP multidirectional scaffolding structure for Keith Haring art display


The International Tower Cranes Conference (ITC) will be held on 26 and 27 June 2019.

The event for everybody involved in the tower crane industry, from crane rental companies and contractors to manufacturers and distributors.


Hitachi offers flexibility

Hitachi’s Premium Rental programme helps French contractor respond to demand


A Flavour of Bauma

If you’ve never experienced Bauma then watch this


McCloskey International live at Bauma 2019

McCloskey International’s new products at Bauma from both a manufacturer and customer perspective


Bauma 2019: Okada Aiyon – from Japan to Europe

Kazunori Ohara of the Japanese attachments manufacturer talks about the company’s new products


Cramo shaping rental

Cramo CEO Leif Gustafsson speaks to International Rental News about its strategy and the trend towards total solutions


Sumitomo's global ambitions

Akira Kato, director of the board at Japan-based Sumitomo, talks about what regions of the world the company are seeing strong growth in, meeting different customer demands, information communication technology and the two asphalt pavers the company are showcasing at Bauma


Skyjack's View on North America's Access Market

Lindsey Anderson sits down with Skyjack’s President Brad Boehler at Bauma 2019 to discuss the North American access market and Skyjack’s recent innovations.


Ruthmann range launches

The 3.5 tonne TB/TBR Steiger truck mount range and the electric TBR 250E Ampero are new at Bauma


Notre Dame Airport

Vinci denies compensation claim

2019-05-13T11:01:00+01:00By Joe Sargent

Contractor says it is not in compensation talks after Notre-Dame des Landes Airport PPP cancellation


Finance agreed for Bosnia and Herzegovina motorway

2019-05-13T09:11:00+01:00By Mike Hayes

€210 million loan from EBRD kick starts new phase of the Corridor Vc project in the Balkans