All Australasia Articles

10 recent equipment rental acquisitions
A number of key deals in the rental market have taken place in recent months
New Xwatch dealer for New Zealand
Global Survey will distribute the a range of Xwatch safety for construction products in the country
Fil Filipov: 1946-2022
The passing of one of the great entrepreneurs and characters of the construction equipment industry
Kennards acquires Rangiora Hire
Equipment rental company expands presence in New Zealand
Mini excavators: new tech and alternative power
An increasingly common piece of equipment on construction sites, demand for mini excavators is growing across many worldwide markets
Kennards adds lifting system for 70-tonne loads
Remote control system made for Melbourne’s Metro can control four air hoists
Record half-year sales for BigChange
Software company expands customer base, attracting 200 new clients in six months
Sales up for Cat but China still struggling
Strong second quarter sales for world’s largest construction OEM 
Kennards invests in hydrogen generators
Firm is first-to-market with zero-emission hydrogen power generators
World’s biggest construction contractors revealed
Exclusive listing shows the world’s top ten construction contractors 
Americas give boost to Volvo CE
Second quarter results show continuation of decline in China
Rental firm wins €34.3 million defence contract
Royal Wolf to provide 300 personnel restraint modules for artillery trucks
Altrad completes Sparrows acquisition
Acquisition strengthens Altrad’s renewables offering
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 
Modulaire continues growth path
Acquisitions remain central to company’s plans
Australian Cat dealer predicts rental on the rise
Hastings Deering has weathered Covid19 and predicts rising demand driven by big schemes
Coates launches green range
Range to include access, lighting and lifting machines
Ahern Australia signs Ausa distributor deal
The agreement Ahern to distribute manufacturer’s dumpers, all-terrain forklifts and telehandlers
North America strong for Caterpillar
First quarter saw high revenue growth in North American construction and resource industries
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