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Sener Group acquires infrastructure consultancy
Engineering firm becomes majority shareholder, expanding its presence in Australia’s market
Where are the world’s best paid construction workers?
Report reveals which cities pay construction workers the highest average hourly wage 
World’s 10 most expensive cities to build in
North American cities feature heavily in list of most expensive cities in the world to build in 
Contract awarded for US$315m Penlink project
Consortium to build 7km-long expressway with six bridges in New Zealand
G7 leaders reveal US$600bn infrastructure plan
Partnership for Global Infrastructure has been viewed as an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative 
Ferrovial JV awarded US$1bn highway project
The Pacific Highway project will be funded by federal and state governments in Australia
‘Record’ construction industry growth for Australia
Australian construction sector to see growth of 4.3% in 2022 
Australian Cat dealer predicts rental on the rise
Hastings Deering has weathered Covid19 and predicts rising demand driven by big schemes
Coates launches green range
Range to include access, lighting and lifting machines
New chief executive for Cimic
Pedro Vicente has been promoted to be the group’s chief executive
‘Green’ Australian motorway project
The new M12 motorway project will reuse or recycle 95% of the excavated materia
Ahern Australia signs Ausa distributor deal
The agreement Ahern to distribute manufacturer’s dumpers, all-terrain forklifts and telehandlers
First green hydrogen refuelling station for New Zealand
Specialist hydrogen equipment has been sourced from Europe
North America strong for Caterpillar
First quarter saw high revenue growth in North American construction and resource industries
Falling sales in China impacts Volvo CE’s Q1 results
Sales drop in China but rise in the rest of the world – with one region up by 62%
Robotic tech company to partner with UAE
FBR will collaborate with the UAE on the adoption of construction technology in the sector
Contract awarded for US$3.6 billion rail project
The PPP contract in Queensland, Australia, will see 128km of new and upgraded track laid
Vinci awarded two contracts in Australia
The projects in Sydney and Melbourne are worth a total of US$373 million
Record construction equipment sales in 2021
Global construction equipment sales grew 10% last year with demand expected to remain high in 2022
Aggreko to exit Russia
Decision follows Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
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