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EU ‘must change the way it renovates’
European science council calls for reduction in embodied carbon as part of Renovation Wave
JCB develops hydrogen-fueled engine
Engine is suitable for use in a range of equipment including loadalls, excavators and backhoes
Terex MP to make Powerscreens in China
After using distributors since 2016, first locally produced machines expected by end of year
China’s stimulus a huge boost for equipment sales
It is estimated that equipment sales would have fallen further if Covid-19 hadn’t occurred
Astec rebrands to simplify business
New website to help unify Astec’s 16 subsidiary brands, which will now all operate under the Astec name 
John Deere celebrates 50 years of backhoe loaders
Manufacturer working on electric backhoe concept as it looks to the future
Haulotte Australia wins two HIRE21 awards
Company named best supplier for the second year running and its HS15 E Pro scissor wins best new product 
Research highlights need for ‘hidden carbon’ regulations
European Union needs to adopt a common approach to the decarbonisation of buildings, says Buildings Performance Institute Europe 
Interview: India’s equipment rental industry fights Covid impact
International Rental News talks to Satin Sachdeva of India’s Construction Equipment Rental Association (CERA)
Doosan Bobcat to invest $70 million in Statesville
Adding jobs and expanding manufacturing capacity for Bobcat machinery
Sales for world’s top construction OEMs surprisingly strong
Latest Yellow Table to reveal that sales for world’s top 50 OEMs declined in 2020 by just 5.5%, less than feared
UK construction making strong recovery
Survey by IHS Markit shows construction industry is growing at its fastest rate for over six years
Hitachi’s new North American excavator service plan
New ZX Secure Service Plan for select models will reduce costs for customers in the US and Canada
Contractor L&T to supply oxygen to Indian hospitals
Larsen & Toubro will deliver 22 oxygen generators to hospitals in India in response to the country’s Covid-19 crisis
Bauma postponed to October 2022
Vaccine roll-out and unhindered travel essential for successful event, says show organiser
Mammoet signs Middle East alliance
Agreement between Mammoet UAE and Offshore Support and Logistics Services Company to target Gulf Cooperation Council region
Ritchie Bros reports 40% rise in auction bidders
Online equipment auctioneer’s Dubai event attracts participants from 105 countries
JLG withdraws from Bauma 2022
JLG has pulled out of Bauma 2022, the company announced, and will focus instead on virtual interactions and online collaborations
Loxam first to offer hydrogen fuel cell generator
Deal with hydrogen specialist EODev sees Loxam move towards zero-emissions with fuel cell GEH2 genset 
Komatsu celebrates 100th anniversary
Manufacturer marks centenary with a new community facility, employee project and a commemorative website 
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