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ERA CO2 calculator gets 1000s of visits
More than 850 CO2 emission calculations have been carried out using the European Rental Association’s CO2 Calculator
New solar light tower from Atlas Copco
Tower provides autonomous operation where solar yield is greater than energy demand
New features for Tobroco-Giant compact loaders
Updates include low emission engines and increased functionality
EU ‘must change the way it renovates’
European science council calls for reduction in embodied carbon as part of Renovation Wave
Research highlights need for ‘hidden carbon’ regulations
European Union needs to adopt a common approach to the decarbonisation of buildings, says Buildings Performance Institute Europe 
FIEC survey shows low BIM utilisation
BIM-SPEED survey finds 37.3% of firms have no experience with BIM projects and 33.9% do not have a digitalisation strategy
Xerotech, Agder to electrify fleet of mining, construction machines
Companies to electrify over 200 machines using Xerotech’s Hibernium battery platform.
Cargotec orders up, sales down
First quarter 2021 financial results for Cargotec saw orders up 43 % and sales down 15 %
ERA sustainability event highlights benefits of rental
ERA’s webinar highlights rental as contributor to sustainability in construction
Cummins updates Stage V B6.7 engine
Now part of Cummins’ Performance Series, the engine’s new Stop-Start feature lowers fuel consumption by up to 10%
Updated ERA CO2 Calculator compares scenarios
European Rental Association releases updated version of CO2 Calculator allowing comparison of two scenarios
Hitachi Europe appoints Takaharu Ikeda as new president
Takaharu Ikeda to take over as head of Hitachi Construction Machinery Europe from outgoing President Makoto Yamazawa
Palfinger reports profitable 2020
Profitability was maintained on lower sales at Austrian crane and access equipment manufacturer
ERA to hold sustainability conference on 31 March
European Rental Association online event will ask how low-carbon construction can contribute to Europe’s recovery
Volvo tractors for PAX
Dutch specialized transport company adds a pair of 540 hp Volvo tractor units for heavy and bulky hauls
The impact of Brexit
How trade between the UK and the EU will change for construction equipment manufacturers
Renovation – the key to post Covid recovery?
FIEC examines the content and potential for the European Commission’s recently announced Renovation Wave strategy
PVE announces electric crawler cranes
New series of lattice and telescopic boom electric crawler cranes to be available from PVE
Osprey to deliver for Hinkley Point C
Construction logistics contract won by Osprey to deliver all oversized equipment to Hinkley Point C
Cranes on Mercedes trucks for Leedale
Leedale takes delivery of Mercedes Arocs trucks with Palfinger Epsilon cranes and Kinshofer clamshell buckets
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