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Interview: Ray O’Connor, CEO, Topcon
Ray O’Connor, CEO of Topcon, on the state of digital construction technology, where growth will happen and using the iPhone as inspiration
What’s new in scaffolding, including Georg Layher interview
Access international speaks to Georg Layher; Kewazo explains its unique robotic lift; and Haki covers digital solutions
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.
Video: the changing role of technology
International Construction’s Andy Brown is among industry experts discussing how technology is impacting the construction industry 
Interview: Thomas Bitter, Volvo CE
Thomas Bitter, head of technology for Volvo CE on the role of new technology on the earthmoving equipment of the future
LONGER READ: Data fusion
Angus Kennard, former Kennards Hire CEO, explains why he has created a new business, Inauro, to help rental companies manage data.
Interview: Power Towers and low level access
Jonathan Dawson shares Power Towers’ developments and goals since its acquisition by JLG
Interview: Trackunit and the future of telematics
The ePAL scheme with IPAF and Kin bluetooth tool asset tracker are just two of the latest initiatives 
Industry interview: SENER
Gabriel Alarcón, managing director of SENER Engineering, on Covid-19, the importance of sustainability, and the technological revolution in the industry
Video interview: GAP Group enters machine control sector
Murray Pollok of International Rental News talks to GAP Group’s Jim Burke about the hi-tech rental initiative
Q&A: New terrain for AUSA
In late 2020 IRN caught up with AUSA’s Sales and Marketing Director Juan Urkijo to talk about the company’s global release of new dumpers, forklifts and telescopic handlers, the impact of Covid-19 and the road ahead.
Interview: Volvo CE’s Melker Jernberg
Melker Jernberg, President of Volvo Construction Equipment, talks to Andy Brown about electric power, the impact of Covid-19 and China’s construction industry
Interview: Giving construction machinery a brain
Scott Crozier of Trimble Civil Engineering and Construction says we’re only beginning to see what construction technology can do 
Industry interview: Bidding for success
Karl Werner, president, international, at leading used equipment auctioneer Ritchie Bros. explains why prices are holding firm 
Video: A long way back for construction
Professor Thomas Bauer discusses the challenge facing the European industry - and economy - after Covid-19
Video: Too much tech power in construction?
Domenico Campogrande of FIEC discusses the challenges of technology for the construction industry
Interview: SaMoTer, welcome back to Verona
Giovanni Mantovani, CEO and director general of Veronafiere, discusses Italian market and SaMoTer
Four sectors for Zoomlion – video
Jimmy Pan of Zoomlion tells Sandy Guthrie about the company’s business strategy in Europe
Terex Trucks one year on
Last June Volvo completed its acquisition of Terex Trucks, the US-owned, UK-based manufacturing business making articulated and rigid frame off-highway haulers. A year on from the deal, how has life had changed under the new owner?
Interview: Sandvik Construction’s Dinggui Gao
In his first interview since being appointed president of Sandvik Construction, Dinggui Gao talks about his plans for a more global company.
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