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A fresh grip at 90

Wirtgen milling machines, Vögele pavers and a Benninghoven mixing plants are rehabilitating the legendary Sachsenring race track in the Ore Mountains so that it continues to meet the requirements of the FIM (Fédération de Motocyclisme International) in the years to come. The project entailed replacing the surface and binder courses. This demanding job was handled by plants and machinery of the Wirtgen Group. While Wirtgen cold milling machines created a level base true to line and level through precision milling, a mixing plant from Benninghoven and paving technology from Vögele ensured the h... viac

Hiab launches the search for the 2018 World Crane Champion

Hiab, part of Cargotec, invites the world's best crane operators to submit their entries for the third World Crane Championship. Local heats begin soon, and the winner will be crowned at the finals, which will take place at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany, on 22-23 September 2018. The World Crane Championship aims to showcase the skills and abilities of loader crane operators from around the world, and give them the chance to test their skills against their peers, using the latest load handling products from Hiab. The first-ever World Crane Championship in 2015 started a n... viac

CASE G-Series wheel loader is a heavy metal star at recycling plant

CASE Construction Equipment’s G-Series wheel loaders are suitable for a wide range of applications, many highly specialised, and the work of Casier Recycling is a good example. At a 90,000 square-metre facility in Deerlijk, Belgium, Casier collects, sorts and processes 12,000 tons of scrap ferrous metals, 2,500 tons of non-ferrous scrap, and 500 tons of wood residues every month. This is a big operation in which a CASE 721G wheel loader plays an essential role - and Casier is finding that the machine has useful advantages over the wheel loaders it previously bought from other manufacturers. C... viac

John Deere 310E ADT Recognized with 2017 GOOD DESIGN® Award for Innovation and Architectural Excellence

The John Deere 310E articulated dump truck (ADT) has been recognized with a GOOD DESIGN® Award for design excellence and innovation. The GOOD DESIGN Awards Program, presented by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design, showcases the most innovative and cutting-edge industrial, product and graphic designs produced around the world. “We are thrilled to receive the 2017 GOOD DESIGN Award for the 310E ADT,” said Maryanne Graves, ADT product marketing manager, John Deere Construction & Forestry. “Receiving this design-focused award validates that we not only manufacture equipment b... viac

Hyundai Construction Equipment Europe appoints new Sales Manager CE Europe

HCEE (Hyundai Construction Equipment Europe) announces the appointment of Jean-Philippe Pollet as new Sales Manager Construction Equipment for the European market. With more than 20 years of experience in EMEA business development, while leading distribution networks in various industrial segments, we welcome Jean-Philippe Pollet who will further contribute to our company’s presence and future growth in Europe. International Business Development and Dealer Management In close cooperation with our branches and European dealer network, Jean-Philippe Pollet will be developing and implementing co... viac


Social media are becoming more and more part of people’s daily life, deeply influencing purchase behavior. “Growing social together” was the theme of the Indian multinational group’s 4th International Marketing Meeting. This motto accompanied BKT’s distribution partners during the entire gathering aiming at learning how to make better use of these extraordinary communication channels.  The event organized by BKT’S European group company was held at the Quality Hotel San Martino in Garbagnate Monastero, in the Province of Lecco, on January 26 and 27. Many were the activities during this 2-day e... viac

Hiab invests for a new installation centre in Meppel, the Netherlands

Hiab, part of Cargotec, is opening a new factory installation and competence centre in Meppel, the Netherlands, during the first quarter of 2018. The new centre will offer FrameWorksTM subframes, truck bodies and complete vehicle solutions for Hiab's European customer base. It is the global competence centre for Hiab FrameWorks installations as well as the distribution centre for Hiab FrameWorks kits. "In 2016 we introduced to the market the HIAB FrameWorks, a modular system that provides the customer with a pre-manufactured, ready-to-install subframe that matches the chosen truck. When devel... viac

Still topping the charts - S-60 stiffleg derrick is number one choice at bridge elevation project

An American model S-60 stiffleg derrick is powering operations for the elevation of the Bayonne Bridge  in New York, enabling much larger container ships to pass underneath.  The unit has been chosen thanks to its incredible lifting capabilities. The American model S-60 stiffleg derrick may be an old boy in the lifting world, but it can still out-perform many newer crane models. The unit, supplied by industrial equipment sales and rental company, F&M Mafco, is unloading pre-cast concrete bridge segments from barges onto a dockside storage facility. The segments, weighing up to 130 tons each,... viac

Rototilt launches smart solution for high flows and tiltrotators

Rototilt has developed a solution for  using tools and tiltrotators that require high flow on machines with  just one hydraulic circuit. The patent-pending solution is called High  Flow Controller (HFC). “HFC is a smart solution, and  virtually all base machines can simultaneously use both a flow-intensive  tool and a tiltrotator,” says product manager Sven-Roger Ekström. Simply  put, a tiltrotator can now be run at the same time as tools that  requires high flows in a single direction, such as sweeper rollers or  large compactors. Previously, this was only possible if the base machine  was e... viac

Manitowoc showcases two Potain self-erecting cranes at Intermasz 2018

Manitowoc has displayed a Potain Igo M 14 and Igo 32 at Intermasz 2018. The construction trade show took place between 30 January and 2 February in Poznań. Manitowoc also used the opportunity to highlight its EnCORE refurbishment program. Manitowoc has displayed a Potain Igo 32 and Igo M 14 at Intermasz 2018, a construction trade show that took place between 30 January and 2 February in Poznań, Poland. The Igo 32 was exhibited outdoors in the Manitowoc area, and the smaller and world-renowned Igo M 14 was shown indoors. The Igo 32 is one of Potain’s largest self-erecting cranes. It h... viac