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Volvo’s 75,000th
The 75,000th articulated hauler has been produced by Volvo CE at same factory as first model 51 years ago
Lehner to head Wacker Neuson
Deputy CEO of German-based compact equipment manufacturer chosen to replace Cem Peksaglam as CEO
Guidance on core drilling
German Engineering Federation publishes information brochure for core drilling
JCB sales rise
UK-based machinery manufacturer’s earnings grew by more than 34% in 2016, with sales turnover rising by nearly 12%
Polish motorway dispute settled
Court proceedings in longstanding row between GDDKiA and Covec over construction of sections of A2 motorway ends
Profit warning at Carillion
Group chief executive of UK-based contractor steps down as company issues profit warning in first-half trading update
Salini wins US$580 million US tunnel build
Italian firm will partner with Lane Construction on major Washington DC sewer project
CIMIC investment firm wins Dubai towers project
HLG Contracting to build five 16-storey towers ahead of Expo 2020 event
Volvo sells entire Deutz stake
Approximately 25% of Deutz shares sold by Volvo, which are now said to be in free float, says engine manufacturer
Salini stresses need for acquisition
Importance of mergers and acquisitions to company growth highlighted by chief executive of Italian contractor at Milan event
GB dealership divested by Volvo
Long-term distribution partner SMT to take Volvo Construction Equipment’s wholly-owned British dealership
Chinese grader makers need export focus
The Chinese market is set to enjoy a second successive year of growth in 2017, but the long-term health of the industry will hang on manufacturers’ ability to export, rather than the strength of the domestic market, according to Off-Highway Research
New Kennametal CEO
Chris Rossi to succeed former Terex boss Ron De Feo who has been appointed executive chairman of Kennametal board
FCC claims ‘solidity’
Spanish-based contractor’s AGM hears claims to have “achieved the solidity” needed to continue with its proposed growth plan
Deutz acquires its Spanish dealer
Tallers Soler, based near Barcelona, has been a close partner of Deutz for over 40 years
US bills to boost airport construction spend
New FAA plan could see up to 9% year-on-year budget increases for airports across the country
Kenyan bridge collapses
At least 20 people are injured as the almost-complete structure spanning the River Nzoia crashes to the ground
Virginia ticks US$18.6 bn infrastructure spend
US state green lights six-year improvement programme to include roads, bridges and railways
UltraTech buys Jaypee Cement
Record US$2.5 billion deal sees Indian cement maker become one of the world’s largest
Cemex announces US$150 million US divestment
Cement maker closes the sale of its aggregate, asphalt and ready mix concrete operations in Oregon and Washington
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