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Finning reports start of HS2 deliveries
Caterpillar dealer reports a 21% fall in sales for 2000, with new equipment revenues down 40%
Snorkel offers open cabs on telehandlers
Manufacturer’s new open cab offers greater visibility and features a mesh grid to protect operators
SNC-Lavalin to sell oil and gas business
SNC-Lavalin sells as company looks to change focus and reduce risk profile
LafargeHolcim to explore carbon capture and storage
Schlumberger New Energy and LafargeHolcim looking to develop blueprint for large-scale carbon capture and storage 
Robbins Company sells assets
Newly established firm, Global TBM Company, headed up by Robbins president buys assets
Moving toward the infrastructure of 2030
Q&A with Trimble VP Bryn Fosburgh reveals a new vision for the U.S. system of transportation, and technology is at its core
Cummins’ revenues rise 5% in Q4
Despite 16% drop in 2020 revenues, engine manufacturer expects 8-12% revenue increase in 2021
New coalition calls for Canadian infrastructure investment
Of around 17,000 approved projects, fewer than 900 are reported to have actually received funding
Cat launches three Next Generation excavators
Cat’s 352, 374 and 395 models for the European market deliver more efficiency and lower maintenance costs
Magni merges US operations
Kansas and New Jersey locations remain open but are merged into single Magni America division 
John Deere’s new plan offers a machine for every level of need
Performance Tiering Strategy will deliver a range of products at different levels of capability and user experience, starting with wheeled loaders
Haulotte launches telematics system
Sherpal telematics system provides comprehensive aerial platform fleet information 
ANMOPYC joins US distributors association
Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) welcomes the Spanish construction equipment association as new member
Point of Rental acquires Rental Hosting
Rental firm continues its eCommerce expansion with takeover of software company
Revenues down 22% for Caterpillar
Manufacturer’s 2020 fourth quarter Construction Industries segment down 15% due to lower demand
Wirtgen launches Stage V/Tier 4f mixing plant
New high capacity KMA 240(i) cold recycling model features Deutz TCD 6.1 L6 engine and produces 240t/h 
Biden’s impact on construction
The impact of the new US President has already been felt by the construction sector
New leadership at Ditch Witch
Underground construction equipment manufacturer Ditch Witch appoints Kevin Smith as new general manager.
New York to invest US$306 billion in infrastructure
Ambitious infrastructure plan unveiled by governor of New York state
US ‘ready for Nord Stream 2 diplomacy’
Halt construction of pipeline and we will discuss lifting sanctions, says Biden advisor
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