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Kubota reveals electric mini excavator

Lithium battery powered prototype unveiled at product exhibition in Kyoto City, Japan


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Volvo CE’s new hybrid system offers 15% fuel savings

The newest and largest excavator in Volvo’s line will be the centerpiece of its presence at Conexpo-Con/Agg

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Baltic seaport to expand

More than €350 million to be invested in the expansion of Port of Klaipėda in Lithuania

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Financial review of 2019

2019 financial round-up; all three major categories in construction saw index growth above 20%

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Rockwell breaks ground on 30-storey tower

New tower near London’s Canary Wharf will be a marker for the area, says developer Rockwell Property 


Morgan Stanley leads construction M&A financial advisers

Counterparts JP Morgan, Citi and Goldman Sachs are left behind as Morgan Stanley completes deals worth US$43 billion

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Firms target construction with heavyweight drones

Next level unmanned aerial vehicles could be used to carry heavy materials to remote sites

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Maersk to drill deepest ever offshore well

Oil company Total and Maersk Drilling’s exploratory campaign to dig deep off the African coast

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MIT demonstrates emission-free cement production

Innovative process could drastically reduce carbon emissions in cement making process


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Bomb targets Turkish contractors in Somalia

At least two men have been killed at a construction site near Mogadishu, after being targeted with a car bomb


Doosan drone wins honours for innovation, sustainability

These long-endurance fuel-cell powered drones can cover even large sites in a single flight, versus using multiple batteries and flight locations

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LiuGong launching into rental

OEM starting rental and used business to meet growing demand for rental in China and SE Asia

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BIMcert event highlights importance of digitalisation

Speakers will discuss technology’s role in the reduction of carbon emissions in construction


ERA to launch campaign on sustainability

The ERA will promote rental as a model that supports the aims of the EU’s European Green Deal


New European MD for Hyundai

Hyundai Construction Equipment names Sungwoo Lee as new managing director for Europe

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Road construction: As important as ever

Road construction is vital for the development of emerging and developed countries alike

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First base completed for Hinkley Point C

EDF has announced that a key point in UK nuclear power plant construction has been reached

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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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Over 20 access industry companies contribute to EWPA’s safety guide for MEWPS

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Sarens transports huge splitter in Kazakhstan

Time-lapse film shows heavy lift firm manoeuvring enormous chemical plant component

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Marshall Hotel Demolition

Watch US contractor Two Rivers Demolition take down two Californian hotels while retaining the brick façade.

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CM Labs’s new wheeled loader simulator

Trainees can learn safe and efficient techniques in a digital environment

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Speedy invests in sustainable products

UK rental company has invested £2.8 million in environmentally-friendly lighting products

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'First' Rockster R1000S in operation

Hopf Bagger’s new impact crusher is first to be produced at manufacturer’s new Austrian HQ


Komatsu’s wheeled loader launch at Le Mans

Japanese manufacturer Komatsu launches its WA 475-10 loader at Le Mans, France


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Find out what visitors felt about attending the industry’s conference, awards and networking event

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Liebherr crawlers unload coal in Russia

EMCO are using four Liebherr crawlers to unload coal on the scenic Sakalin Island, Russia


First look: World’s first electric drilling rig on site

Liebherr’s zero emission engineering venture, the LB 16 unplugged drilling rig, completes its first job



A.Hak wins Baltic Pipe contract

2020-01-14T12:08:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

Dutch pipeline construction specialist to tackle Danish element of natural gas project

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Dublin innovation district gets go-ahead

2020-01-14T11:31:00+00:00By Mike Hayes

Irish government aims to establish a tech start-up community with €1.1 billion development