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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
Caterpillar’s new sustainability goals
World’s biggest construction OEM to reduce greenhouse emissions by 30%
Genie expands micro scissor line
The new GS-1432m and GS-1932m models extends its working height range to 7.55m 
Cat launches new 953 track loader
New 15.6 tonne Stage V loader is now available to customers in the US, Europe, Australia and New Zealand
New educational programme from Bentley Systems
Bentley Systems gives students free access to its infrastructure engineering applications
Mexico City metro line collapses
Incident occurred on a busy line that was completed in 2012
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.
Caterpillar partners with low carbon energy business
World’s largest OEM partners with low carbon energy business based in Canada
Twin tech for tunnel surveying
Trimble and Amberg combine technologies to increase productivity in underground construction
Bronto delivers 70m unit to NASA
The New S230XDT truck mount will be used at the Jet Propulsion Laborotary for antenna maintenance
Cat upgrades 815 soil compactor
 New Stage V compliant model features a Cat C7.1 engine and 9% lower maintenance costs 
Prinoth upgrades T14R rotating dumper
Tracked vehicle manufacturer’s next generation Panther T14R model now uses a Stage V Cat engine
New M3-Series compact loaders from Bobcat
Bobcat launches price-conscious M3-Series compact loader line
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%
Wacker Neuson trials dealer rental App
EquipZip rental App now being tested in US, with trials to start in central Europe later this year
Cat updates cold planer models
Manufacturer’s new PM620, PM622, PM820, PM822 and PM825 half-lane machines feature improved technology and Stage V engines
Bentley to buy Seequent for US$1 billion
Bentley Systems in deal to acquire Global Leader in 3D Modelling Software for the Geosciences
Skyjack introduces 70ft RT scissor
The SJ9664 RT represents an enhancement of prototypes introduced last year
Robust nine months for Sunbelt
Sunbelt Rentals’ parent company Ashtead Group reports rental revenue drop of -3% over nine months 
Skyjack enters micro scissor market
Manufacturer introduces two compact scissor lift models; one each for ANSI and CE markets 
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