According to CECE's annual economic report, sales of construction equipment in Europe declined by 10% in 2023, following a period of very high absolute levels. The decline was primarily attributed to a downturn in road machinery, particularly light compaction...
Hitachi Construction Machinery has developed an Operator Assist System to support the digging and loading operations of ultra-large hydraulic excavators. Hitachi will conduct a verification test at one of Rio Tinto’s mine sites in WA from late March 2024. Through...
Hexagon is partnering with Western Australia’s Augment Technologies to help mines maximize ore yield and optimize operational efficiencies by accurately accounting for blast movement. The partnership will harness a blend of block model data, artificial intelligence, bespoke movement models...
ShoulderMaster, an Australian manufacturer of purpose-built road construction equipment, is partnering with U.S.-based ALMACO. The American company specializes in seed research equipment and contract manufacturing and engineering. In a strategic partnership, ALMACO will be providing manufacturing and engineering services for...
Bell Equipment was recently joined by government and business representatives and employees from Bell Germany to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of its German factory in Eisenach-Kindel. "We followed a vision. We needed to get closer to our customers." said Bell CEO,...
Early in February Haulotte teams in UK and USA will exhibit on 2 majors shows for the hire industry. Since the COVID crisis, participation in trade shows has become rarer and more complex to organize. For the past year,...
TOBROCO-GIANT delivers 1000th end customer sold electric wheel loader to Brdr. Holst Sørensen A/S, responsible for the Danish and Swedish markets. The company has been a loyal customer of TOBROCO-GIANT for more than 20 years and the first export...
Rokbak will join its experienced Northern Ireland dealer Sleator Plant at the upcoming Balmoral Show in Northern Ireland. Rokbak is getting ready to present its RA30 articulated hauler alongside its long-term dealer for Northern Ireland, Sleator Plant, at the Balmoral...
The 3-Round contest, which identifies the world’s best machine operator, will incorporate a wider range of construction machines, take place in nearly 40 countries. Caterpillar Inc. invites machine operators around the globe to take on the world in the 2022/2023...
It was a good night for Potain at the recent third edition of the Tower Crane Awards, organized by the Federation of Construction and Handling Equipment (DLR) and the Professional Union of Crane technicians (SPMDG). The awards ceremony took place...