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How quickly is China’s equipment rental sector growing?
Speakers from Luigong, Shanghai Horizon, Hitachi, JLG, Zhongneng United and Cat dealer LSHM North China, to take part in the 2021 International Rental Conference
US infrastructure bill has US$100 million for tech
President Biden’s US$550 billion infrastructure bill includes $100 million to accelerate deployment of digital construction technologies
India’s US$1.3 trillion infrastructure plan
Indian Prime Minister Modi promises substantial infrastructure investment
How construction workers are struggling with poor mental health
Why poor mental health is such a problem in the construction industry, and what we can do to lower suicide rates
Materials giant reports record earnings
Holcim sees ‘significant margin increase in all regions’ with 72% earnings increase in H1
Video interview: Matt Ackley, Ritchie Bros.
Matt Ackley, chief marketing officer, Ritchie Bros. give more detail on the company’s US$1 billion aquisition of Euro Auctions 
Altrad acquisition extends geographic reach
Acquisition of scaffolding supplier enables Altrad’s entry into Ireland. 
Mace expands into Asia Pacific
Mace targets major Asia Pacific expansion with new partnership
Bridge-building giant up for sale
UK engineering firm Cleveland Bridge in administration after Covid-related project delays
Wacker Neuson growth offset by supply issues
Asia Pacific a growth highlight while supply chain delays a challenge
Ritchie Bros. to acquire Euro Auctions for US$1 billion
Auction firm Ritchie Bros. to acquire Euro Auctions and expand international presence
US$30 million investment for AI firm Buildots
Investment to allow Buildots to double size of global team
Modulaire expands in Italy
Acquisition brings fleet of 12,000 units into group’s business
More details for US$550 billion infrastructure bill
Legislative text of ‘once-in-a-generation infrastructure package’ released
Palfinger attack highlights escalation in cyber crimes
What lessons does the Palfinger case have for the wider construction equipment industry?
Danfoss completes US$3.3 billion acquisition of Eaton Hydraulics
Danfoss’ acquisition of Eaton’s hydraulics business has fully closed
Sales for Caterpillar’s construction segment up 40%
Cat sees strong growth in second quarter of 2021 reflecting ‘continued improvement’ in markets
Terex bounces back in first half
Second quarter 2021 sales up 50%, with strong growth in AWP and material processing segements 
Vinci sees ‘sharp upturn’ in revenue and earnings
Vinci’s first half 2021 financial results shows a strong growth from same period in 2020
World’s top ten construction contractors 2021
The world’s ten biggest contractors by sales for 2020 have been revealed
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