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New FIEC president announced
Irish contractor Philip Crampton succeeds Thomas Bauer as head of the European construction industry federation
ERA adds electric construction equipment to TCO calculator
Calculator compares annual, monthly and daily costs in different scenarios.
First electrically powered SPMT at work
Mammoet claims world’s first heavy transport operation using SPMT fully under electric power
Foselev and Ponticelli form GIE Megalift
French lifting and transport specialists get together with a new heavy lifting venture
Amco Veba adds 40 tonne-metre models
Five new models in the Amco Veba range are designed to offer broad appeal
ERA pushes for rental in EU sustainability criteria
ERA is advocating for the broad inclusion of rental in EU Taxonomy list of sustainable activities
Tadano suspends crane production
Component shortages precipitate temporary production stoppage at four crane factories in Germany and Japan
Call for halt to EU’s steel import restrictions
European industry association FIEC says steel safeguard measures are endangering ongoing and future construction projects
Electric option for 50 tonne Liebherr
Electric power option for crane operation launched on Liebherr LTC 1050-3.1 wheeled mobile crane
Construction associations join to condemn Russia
FIEC, EIC and CICA have released a joint statement on Russia’s ‘war of aggression’ against Ukraine
Liebherr announces 2,500 tonne crawler crane
Heavy duty LR 12500-1.0 lattice boom crawler joins range between the two largest models
Kubota expands tracked dumper range
New KC70VSL-4e and KC110SL-4 tracked dumpers suited to city centre applications 
Cargotec considers options
Lifting and handling group may sell off MacGregor following the 29 March cancellation of its proposed merger with Konecranes
New A-Series excavators from Hyundai
Manufacturer says new Stage V machines promise more power and more tech
Cargotec–Konecranes merger abandoned
A block by UK Competition and Markets Authority precipitated cancellation of planned merger
Zeppelin may have to exit Russia and Ukraine
Company said war having a “massive impact” on its business and could force an exit from Russia and Ukraine
The need for net zero in construction
The climate emergency means the construction industry must evaluate its carbon footprint and develop processes that meet wider sustainability targets and European initiatives - and quickly. Cat Jones reports
Potain appoints Danish dealer
Stirnimann to represent Potain tower cranes in Denmark, Greenland and Faroe Islands
Strabag cuts Russian connections
Austrian contractor will close Russian operations and terminate Russian shareholder agreements
Covid recovery funds to aid Croatian rail
Key projects earmarked to receive €224 million of the country’s EU package
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