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Cargotec orders up, sales down
First quarter 2021 financial results for Cargotec saw orders up 43 % and sales down 15 %
Positive first quarter for Terex
First quarter 2021 sales increased by 3.7% at Terex Corp, while income from operations saw a steep rise 
Strong start to 2021 for Caterpillar
Caterpillar reports 12% rise in revenues for the first quarter of 2021
Comment: OEM perspective on rental’s digital transformation
Patrick Stellwag, Strategic Account Manager at Ammann, gives his views on how digital technology is driving  change in the equipment rental industry.
Manitou factory expansions focus on green energy
The €80 million investment in three France-based factories will focus on electric and hybrid equipment 
JLG Q2 sales up 6.5%
JLG’s access equipment sales “exceeded our expectations,” says parent company Oshkosh
Manitou revenue rises 12%
The first quarter 2021 revenue increase was accompanied by record orders 
Wacker Neuson to share battery with Bomag
Cooperation opens up broader range of electrically-powered construction equipment to customers
Metso’s hybrid Lokotracks are ‘Planet Positive’
Finnish manufacturer introduces new diesel-electric range of crushing and screening equipment
Used equipment: what are the key trends?
The used and re-conditioned machinery market is experiencing solid demand due to factors including Covid-19 and the rise of online auctions. Belinda Smart reports.
Epiroc to acquire breaker manufacturer
Sweden-based business to acquire South Korea’s DandA Heavy Industries
1,000 delegates sign-up for Construction Technology Summit, 11 May
Speakers from Cat, Volvo, Balfour Beatty, Goodfellow Bros and RE2 Robotics will discuss machine control and autonomous operation
Interview: Alexander Greschner, Wacker Neuson
Wacker Neuson hopes a new equipment sharing App will boost the rental businesses of some of its dealers. Murray Pollok reports.
Caterpillar partners with low carbon energy business
World’s largest OEM partners with low carbon energy business based in Canada
Hitachi grade control tech now factory-installed
Three excavator models are now available with four integrated options for 2D Grade Control and Solution Linkage 3D Grade Control
New Komatsu excavators for European market
Komatsu says new Stage V compliant excavators will increase machine utilisation
Obituary: Werner Doppstadt
Founder and long-time CEO of German environmental and recycling specialist dies aged 77
Twin tech for tunnel surveying
Trimble and Amberg combine technologies to increase productivity in underground construction
Bronto delivers 70m unit to NASA
The New S230XDT truck mount will be used at the Jet Propulsion Laborotary for antenna maintenance
Larry Silber to keynote ALH Conference
Larry Silber, Herc Rentals’ president, CEO and director, will give the keynote presentation at the 2021 ALH Conference
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