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Volvo CE launches augmented reality App for technicians
New app allows dealer field technicians to video call Volvo CE engineers while onsite
Video: Demolition Equipment Challenges webinar now online
Top industry figures – Ryan Priestly, Marcel Vening and Riccardo Viaggi – get together online to discuss this vital subject
Wacker Neuson names new CFO
Christoph Burkhard will take up the role of chief financial officer from 1 June, 2021
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
Doosan Bobcat to invest $70 million in Statesville
Adding jobs and expanding manufacturing capacity for Bobcat machinery
Sandvik to acquire Kwatani
Addition of South Africa-based feeder and screener manufacturer will strengthen Sandvik’s presence in Africa
Cummins Q1 revenues jump 22% from 2020
Outlook is raised, but pace of recovery puts strain on supply chain
New branding, logo for ConExpo
“Taking Construction to the Next Level” branding aims to reflect the growth and momentum of the construction industry and the role the show.
Record high for Epiroc in Q1
Manufacturer’s orders hit US$1.28 billion in the first quarter of 2021
Strong start to 2021 for Caterpillar
Caterpillar reports 12% rise in revenues for the first quarter of 2021
The role of rental in sustainability
The European Rental Association held an online sustainability event on 31 March. This is an edited version of the round-table discussion, moderated by IRN’s Murray Pollok.
Bronto delivers 70m unit to NASA
The New S230XDT truck mount will be used at the Jet Propulsion Laborotary for antenna maintenance
Volvo CE sees increased Q1 demand
Equipment manufacturer reports 23% year-on-year increase in sales with Asian markets prominent
Liebherr’s turnover tops €10 billion
German manufacturing giant describes ‘satisfactory’ performance in the face of Covid challenge
JLG withdraws from Bauma 2022
JLG has pulled out of Bauma 2022, the company announced, and will focus instead on virtual interactions and online collaborations
Loxam first to offer hydrogen fuel cell generator
Deal with hydrogen specialist EODev sees Loxam move towards zero-emissions with fuel cell GEH2 genset 
Major UK contractors agree pre-qualification standard
Build UK’s Common Assessment Standard system will make pre-qualification for tenders cheaper and faster
Komatsu celebrates 100th anniversary
Manufacturer marks centenary with a new community facility, employee project and a commemorative website 
Bravi achieves ISO 9001 certification
Accreditation covers the design, manufacture and servicing of its platforms 
Metso Outotec to rebrand product range
Manufacturer will introduce new grey colour scheme across industrial products and services this year 
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