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New asphalt pavers from Ammann
Range of asphalt pavers, which include 17 models in three major size groups, available globally
Pumps: Surging ahead
Manufacturers have to push innovation so their pumps can meet demands put on them
Perkins appoints global rental manager
Andy Zuckerman begins newly-created role this month, boasting experience with Caterpillar in similar roles
Small sales rise at CRH
International building materials group reports 2% rise for first nine months of year
Deutz looks to alternative fuels
Engine manufacturer’s “logical step” in approving engines range for operation with alternative fuels
Cat to enter UTV market
Collaboration with Textron Specialized Vehicles sees Cat produce utility vehicle models
Ortner to end reign at Palfinger
Herbert Ortner, CEO of Palfinger, will not extend his contract when it expires at end of 2018
Third quarter growth for LafargeHolcim
Materials producer reports 4.1% year-on-year growth, while it is in talks for African acquisition
Asia and Russia boost Volvo
Market share gains and strong recoveries have helped Volvo CE’s third quarter performance
Topcon and Bentley tie up
Better managing and integrating survey, engineering and construction data is goal of the two firms
Hitachi’s oil sensors
New monitoring of engine and hydraulic oil in excavators said to be first in construction industry
Petrofac claims positive first half
Oil services group reports good performance and order intake in core businesses, but group net profit down
Deutz and Liebherr agreement
Global co-operation agreed between companies for diesel engines between 200 and 620kW
Electric drive for Cat
Loader claims 25% greater overall efficiency and up to 10% more productivity in load-and-carry
Construction equipment markets bounce back
Worldwide sales of construction equipment to grow 16%, driven by buoyancy in Asia – Off-Highway Research
Volvo’s 75,000th
The 75,000th articulated hauler has been produced by Volvo CE at same factory as first model 51 years ago
Further changes to Cat’s management team
Doug Hoerr, vice president of material handling & underground division, to retire on 1 August, following Paolo Fellin, Greg Folley and George Taylor
Sarens speech to confront ‘macho’ behaviour
Hendrik Sarens will use his keynote address at the World Crane and Transport Summit to confront machismo culture in the industry goes mobile friendly
You can now view in mobile-friendly version on mobile and tablet
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