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Video interview: the future of construction technology
Peter Large from Trimble on the impact of Covid-19 on new technology, what is holding back the wider adoption of tech and what the company is working on next
Adapteo to be sold for €798 million
A fund managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management has offered €798 million for portable accommodation company Adapteo
Former CNH executives send ‘disruptor’ warning
Carl Gustaf Göransson and Alan Berger warn construction OEMs to prepare for a disruptor to enter the market
GIS show on course for October
The 8th GIS show in Italy for the access, lifting and specialized transport sectors is on course to go ahead from 7 to 9 October 
Terex to move telehandler production to Mexico
Terex will close its Oklahoma City facility in early 2022 and move its GTH telehandler production to Monterrey, Mexico
Coates Hire launches 150t capacity structural prop
Lightweight, heavy-duty prop is the fruit of a research project with Monash University in Australia
Volvo CE launches augmented reality App for technicians
New app allows dealer field technicians to video call Volvo CE engineers while onsite
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
Ditch Witch launches new microtrencher
Manufacturer’s new MT26 Microtrencher attachment is said to be “the widest on the market”.
FIEC survey shows low BIM utilisation
BIM-SPEED survey finds 37.3% of firms have no experience with BIM projects and 33.9% do not have a digitalisation strategy
New 3-tonne Stage V dumper from Mecalac
New “rental-tough” 3.5MDX cabbed site dumper designed for demanding applications on confined sites
Construction’s top ten OEMs revealed
Latest Yellow Table reveals top 50 OEMS saw sales of US$191.5 billion in 2020
MB Crusher launches new shafts screener
Designed for productivity, the new MB-HDS523 is the manufacturer’s biggest and strongest model
Genie expands micro scissor line
The new GS-1432m and GS-1932m models extends its working height range to 7.55m 
Trade show return for Sinoboom
MEWP manufacturer to attend three live equipment exhibitions this month, in Australia, Japan and China 
Doosan Bobcat to invest $70 million in Statesville
Adding jobs and expanding manufacturing capacity for Bobcat machinery
Full ALH Conference speaker lineup announced
Larry Silber, Herc Rentals CEO, to give keynote at this year’s ALH Conference on September 14
Metso Outotec adds Portuguese dealer
Ascendum Máquinas will offer Metso Outotec’s crushing and screening products including the Lokotrack and Nordtrack brands
Portakabin invests in European operation
Portakabin has launched a new product for the European rental market following investment in its UK manufacturing base
Kobelco Europe expands 50-tonne excavator range
New Stage V SK500LC-11 and SK530LC-11 models designed for high productivity and easy maintenance
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