The rapidly changing global economic situation has strengthened the position of construction equipment manufacturers with European based production facilities, and improved their competitivety against Asian producers. Optimistically looking to the future, Dr. Schulze in 2015 opened a new factory for the main production of its light construction equipment.
Julie White, the managing director of specialist concrete drilling, sawing and controlled demolition company D-Drill, has received a lifetime achievement award which was presented at the Builders’ Conference Live Awards.
Idromeccanica Italiana s.r.l. is among the leading Italian manufacturers of high quality technological equipment for excavation and demolition, and has been operating in the field of demolition for over 40 years.
Between 5 and 7 September 2019, the recycling and civil engineering sector will come together at the Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre, which will host for the second time the RecyclingAKTIV and TiefbauLIVE trade shows.
Parallel to the launch of new robots by Brokk, its German subsidiary, Darda GmbH, is presenting three new crusher models at bauma 2019. They are designed as a low noise, yet powerful attachment tool for the new demolition robot series and for mini excavators in the 2.5t to 9t class.
The 330 and 330 GC ‘Next Generation’ 30t excavators from Caterpillar have been developed to increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models.
The new Makinex power box is a silent, emission free power supply available in several sizes and power configurations. This has been developed so as to alleviate fuel worries, and to mitigate loud portable generator noise and emissions.
The new Razer X multi-Jaw demolition tool (GRX) from Genesis Attachments enables excavator operators to change jaw sets in less than 2min without leaving the cab. The attachment body contains hydraulically actuated pins controlled from the cab that connect to the cylinder and jaw set.
At World of Concrete in Las Vegas in January 2019, Superabrasive, the manufacturer of the Lavina line for concrete grinding and polishing, launched an all-new generation of grinders called Lavina Elite.
Caterpillar Work Tools has expanded its range of excavator attachments with three new scrap shear models - S3015, S3025, and S3035 - which build on the company’s demolition and scrap processing technology experience.
A complete range of three floor grinders, three dust extractors and a pre-separator with a focus on ergonomic design and user-friendliness, have been launched for smaller grinding jobs by specialist manufacturer HTC.
At bauma 2019 Atlas Copco is set to unveil new sustainable portable air, power and flow equipment that reduces operational expenditure through enhanced clean drive technology, connectivity and versatility.