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International speaker line-up for WDS 2022
Speakers from Argentina and New Zealand to feature at Vienna on 16 and 17 November
Strong half-year for Wacker Neuson
Light and compact equipment manufacturer reports double-digit growth across all regions
Finning reports Q2 24% revenue hike
Company claims product support a key driver of success 
Sales up for Cat but China still struggling
Strong second quarter sales for world’s largest construction OEM 
Americas give boost to Volvo CE
Second quarter results show continuation of decline in China
World’s 10 most expensive cities to build in
North American cities feature heavily in list of most expensive cities in the world to build in 
G7 leaders reveal US$600bn infrastructure plan
Partnership for Global Infrastructure has been viewed as an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative 
World’s top 10 construction equipment manufacturers
World’s biggest construction equipment manufacturers revealed 
North America strong for Caterpillar
First quarter saw high revenue growth in North American construction and resource industries
Falling sales in China impacts Volvo CE’s Q1 results
Sales drop in China but rise in the rest of the world – with one region up by 62%
Record construction equipment sales in 2021
Global construction equipment sales grew 10% last year with demand expected to remain high in 2022
Hitachi-Deere joint venture officially dissolved
Deere acquires three former Hitachi-Deere factories as OEMs set to compete in same markets
Hitachi sells controlling share of construction equipment business
Japanese trading company Itochu and private equity firm Japan International Partners together now own 26% of Hitachi Construction Machinery
Vinci completes €4.9bn ACS energy acquisition
Sale sees French construction giant taking over many of Spanish firm’s renewables interests
Premium Red Yanmar CE livery goes global
Livery reflects alternative technologies and customer relationship focus
New Cat hammers for large excavators
Manufacturer’s Performance Series H190 S and H215 S breakers for carriers of up to 80 and 120 t
Exclusive: Deere, Hitachi reveal plans beyond joint venture
OEMs talk about future strategies when partnership ends early next year 
Construction equipment sales on course for ‘record’ year
Sales predicted to reach record volume of 1.13 million in 2021 and remain robust in 2022 
‘Tipping point’ for digital infrastructure
The building of data centres in the future needs to be ‘greener’ and more agile, says new report
Holcim sells Brazilian business for US$1 billion
Global company exits Brazil market as it increasingly focuses on sustainable building solutions
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