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Obituary: Werner Doppstadt
Founder and long-time CEO of German environmental and recycling specialist dies aged 77
Dick Robbins: 1933-2019
It is with deep sadness that The Robbins Company announces the passing of Richard James Robbins
‘King Coal’ Richard Budge dies, aged 69
Man at the heart of the privatisation of British coal mining loses 9-year battle with prostate cancer
Roadtec’s Jeffery Lee Richmond Sr dies aged 60
Former president of leading US asphalt paving company passes away during a family holiday
JCB founder’s memorial
Centenary of the birth of JCB’s founder marked with unveiling of a specially-commissioned bronze bust
Zaha Hadid dies
The Iraqi-born architect has died of a heart attack in Miami, US, where she was receiving treatment for bronchitis. She was 65.
Bauma director dies
Martin Moser, exhibition director at Messe München, dies suddenly aged 34
Ditch Witch founder dies
Ed Malzahn, the founder of The Charles Machine Works, which manufactures equipment under the Ditch Witch brand has died. He was 94.
Eiffage chief dies
Pierre Berger, chairman and CEO of French contractor, dies suddenly at age of 47
Astec founder Dr Don Brock dies
Chairman and former CEO of equipment manufacturer succumbs to meseothelioma
CCC co-founder dies
Said Khoury, who established the Middle East’s largest construction company has died aged 91
Former Votorantim chairman dies
Dr Antônio Ermírio de Moraes was credited with shaping one of Brazil’s leading companies and its largest cement producer
Norberto Odebrecht dies at 93
The founder and honorary chairman of Latin America’s largest construction company has died of heart failure.
Oscar Niemeyer dies at 104
Architect of Brasilia’s iconic public buildings passes away.
Former Turner chairman and CEO dies aged 100
Howard Turner, nephew of Turner Construction Company founder Henry Turner, served the company in various capacities form 1965 to 1982.
Subaru president Jay Peck dies
Jay Peck, president of Subaru Industrial Power Products in the US died on August 10 after a brief battle with cancer. He was 59.
Sennebogen founder dies at 79
Erich Sennebogen, founder of crane and excavator manufacturer Sennebogen, died on 21 March aged 79
Holcim Indonesia CEO reported killed in Jakarta bomb attack
Tim Mackay, the CEO of Holcim Indonesia was reportedly killed in one of the two bomb attacks on hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia on 17 July.
Former Caterpillar chairman Lee Morgan dies
Lee Morgan, who was chairman and CEO of Caterpillar from 1977 to 1985 has died after a long illness. He was 89.
A sad loss
It is with great sadness that we report the death of our friend and colleague, Peter Sullivan.
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