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Black & Veatch building for the future
Since its founding 106 years ago, Black & Veatch has defined its mission as “building human critical infrastructure
‘Record’ construction sales predicted for 2021
Off-Highway Research says construction equipment sales of US$110 billion to occur this year
Altrad acquisition extends geographic reach
Acquisition of scaffolding supplier enables Altrad’s entry into Ireland. 
Special concrete used for dam in Morocco
Roller-Compacted Concrete supplied by BHS-Sonthofen mixing plants for Morocco dam project 
Liebherr Rostock produces 1,300th maritime crane
Landmark LHM 550 mobile harbour crane will be the eighth Rostock machine installed at the Port of Tema in Ghana 
Besix to build ‘Africa’s tallest tower’
Belgian construction company to begin work on the Ivory Coast’s 282-metre F Tower later this month 
Expansion of Egypt’s largest port
Bauer subsidiary using trench cutters and drilling rigs to expand port of Alexandria
Sales for Doosan Infracore grow in emerging markets
Large equipment deals will see manufacturer deliver over 200 machines to Asia, the Middle East and Africa by the end of 2021
Metso Outotec adds Portuguese dealer
Ascendum Máquinas will offer Metso Outotec’s crushing and screening products including the Lokotrack and Nordtrack brands
Sandvik to acquire Kwatani
Addition of South Africa-based feeder and screener manufacturer will strengthen Sandvik’s presence in Africa
Benin chooses Vinci Energies for electrical project
French contractor signs US$350 million contract for electrical infrastructure project in Benin 
Bosch Rexroth Ghana fixes oil pumps
Engineering company completes works on Shell Oil’s submerged cargo pumps ahead of schedule
Two new Konecranes bound for Nigerian port
Tincan Island Container Terminal expands lifting capacity with Gottwald Model 7 harbour cranes
Bauma Conexpo Africa 2021 cancelled
South African show cancelled due to continuing impact of Covid-19
Egyptian construction show to take place in-person
Big 5 Construct Egypt show to welcome visitors
SMIT and Boskalis free the Ever Given
Maritime and salvage specialists use 13 tugs to move the 200,000 tonne vessel blocking the Suez Canal in Egypt 
Volvo launches midi-excavator for Middle East and Africa
Manufacturer’s EC75D compact model enters the Middle East and African markets
Bell appointed as JCB’s South African dealer
Bell Equipment Sales will offer JCB’s full range of construction machinery from May 1, 2021
Hyundai Construction Equipment to increase presence in East Africa
Hyundai signs distributorship agreement with Ethiopian-based NEFC
Altrad results show resilience despite Covid-19
Altrad’s full year results for year ended 31 August 2020 “better than expected” despite a second half decline
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