All North America Articles

Trident and ULMA raise ‘tallest skycraper in Brooklyn’
US contractor uses specialist formwork system from ULMA for 73-storey-high 9 Dekalb Avenue project
Hexagon offers digital twins of entire cities
Munich, Milan, Amsterdam, Stockholm, Tokyo and New York among cities that are available as digital twins
“Frenzy” in US residential construction
Construction - especially residential - strong in the US, but supply chain issues and lack of workers hindering growth 
Rate rises assist Sunbelt to pre-Covid revenue
Sunbelt Rentals’ first quarter revenue up 22% on 2020 and 12% on 2019, partly thanks to increasing rental rates
Trimble Construction One launches
New platform to offer ‘expanded connections’ across the construction project lifecycle
Caterpillar takes another step towards zero emissions mining
Caterpillar to work with global mining group Rio Tinto for the development of zero emissions autonomous haul trucks
‘Tipping point’ for digital infrastructure
The building of data centres in the future needs to be ‘greener’ and more agile, says new report
Plans for new US$400 billion city
Entrepreneur Marc Lore has released details of an ambitious plan to build a brand new city in the US 
New President for Yanmar Compact Equipment North America
Tate Johnson announced as new president, and two other key appointments made
AMECO CEO outlines new strategy and diversification goal
Interview: CEO Gary Bernardez discusses how the now independent AMECO North America will diversify into the construction and maintenance contracting sector
Hexagon introduces new laser scanning sensors
Tech company’s Leica BLK ARC and Leica BLK2FLY join the BLK series of autonomous surveying products
Ritchie Bros names president
Ritchie Bros confirms internal appointment 
JLG patented self-levelling boom released
The unique 73ft 670SJ self-levelling RT boom lift, first seen at ConExpo in 2020, is now available in North America
Doosan to showcase mini-excavators at ARA Show
 DX62R-3 and DX85R-3 mini-excavators work well in confined sites and on slopes 
Why are construction equipment fires increasing?
Insurers and fire chiefs say there has been a spike in the number of fires breaking out in off road construction equipment
New ‘smart’ Kansas airport terminal
Siemens and IT provider SITA to integrate new technology, such as automation, into new terminal
Black & Veatch building for the future
Since its founding 106 years ago, Black & Veatch has defined its mission as “building human critical infrastructure
Trimble launches investment fund focused on digital transformation
US$200 million fund to focus on companies in areas such as AI, autonomy, robotics and virtual and augmented reality 
Caterpillar and BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks
Caterpillar and resource company BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks at BHP sites
Report finds construction problems with cancelled US$9 billion Keystone pipeline
Report finds “preventable construction issues” contributed to oil spills at US$9 billion Keystone pipeline
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