IACDS Diamond Award 2022Published 24/11, 2021 at 16:41
The moment the concrete cutting industry has been waiting for, as the IACDS is again organising its Diamond Award, with submissions already being welcomed.
IACDS networking event at bauma 2022Published 24/11, 2021 at 16:41
After the two year absence of the IACDS Annual Convention it has now been decided to hold an IACDS networking event in conjunction with the bauma tradeshow in Munich.
German Demolition Association to meet in March 2022Published 24/11, 2021 at 16:40
In March 2022, the German Demolition Association (Deutscher Abbruchverband e. V. - DA) is again organising the Fachtagung Abbruch at the Station-Berlin, Luckenwalder Strasse. After last year’s event saw 1,000 participants and 117 exhibitors attend, expectations are high for the 2022 edition.
MB says rebar ‘no longer a problem’Published 24/11, 2021 at 16:38
There’s always been a weak point in the demolition and redevelopment industry when it comes to processing reinforced materials. When it comes to recovering reinforced material, rebar, companies have been forced to come to terms with the limitations of the machines they own.
Volvo prototype LX03 the intelligent future of constructionPublished 24/11, 2021 at 16:38
The fully autonomous, battery electric prototype by Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is said to be the first ‘real-world’ example of a self-learning concept wheel loader that is able to make decisions, perform tasks and interact with humans. It is also the first time ever a Lego Technic model has been turned into a real machine. While not commercially available, engineers expect that valuable insights from the LX03 will feed into applications.
New ESD 162 designed for dry drilling of the hardest materialsPublished 23/11, 2021 at 15:33
Since 1919, the Saxon power tool manufacturer Eibenstock has been producing innovative and high quality products for tough construction site use, with more than 90% of all components produced in-house.
Volvo launches world's first vehicle using fossil free steelPublished 23/11, 2021 at 15:23
Volvo Group is proud to reveal the world's first vehicle made of fossil free steel from SSAB made at Volvo Construction Equipment's facility in Braås, Sweden. Volvo has also announced that more vehicles will follow in 2022 in what will be a series of concept vehicles and components using fossil free steel.
Mecalac adds to rail offeringPublished 23/11, 2021 at 15:22
Mecalac has positioned itself as a major player in the field of railway works with the launch of its brand new range, the ‘MRail-Series’. This consists of four models: two rail road excavators on tracks, the 106MRail and the 136MRail (from 10t to 13tons) and two on wheels, the 156MRail and the 216MRail (from 15t to 21t).
Professional ‘Channel Cutter’ with Baier railing systemPublished 28/9, 2021 at 10:37
The railing system from Baier is a fully automatic surface milling system for demanding tasks such as the dismantling of nuclear power plants with contaminated concrete or for precise floor markings at airports and train stations. As part of the dismantling, the contaminated layers in the floor and wall area must be removed before the actual dis-mantling can begin. At the moment, the removal of coatings in the contaminated area is carried out by hand with abrasives with approximately 50,000 m² needing to be re-moved per reactor.
Allu announces manufacturing and operating facilities in ChinaPublished 28/9, 2021 at 10:33
Allu has announced that it has acquired a business license in China to establish its own entity to manufacture and operate from.
Rotar ‘ROQ’ fully integrated hydraulic adapter now OilQuick ‘Clean System’ readyPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:41
Rotar now offers its attachments as standard and factory fitted with fully integrated hydraulic ROQ adapters built with original OilQuick parts. As an OilQuick Clean System partner, Rotar has placed great emphasis on compatibility with original OilQuick couplers and the associated Clean System partner suitability.
Five years of crushing and screeningPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:36
EvoQuip, a compact crushing and screening brand with products that focus on simplicity, easy maintenance, fuel efficiency and ease of transport, recently celebrated five successful years in business via a virtual hour long celebration attended by almost 100 distributor representatives from around the world.
New ‘Smart Attach’ fully hydraulic quick-hitch system from KramerPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:32
Kramer-Werke GmbH has unveiled a new, fully hydraulic quick-hitch system, Smart Attach. The patented development has been designed to provide flexibility and productivity when changing attachments.
Cold cutting technology for use in explosion-hazardous areasPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:31
Tyrolit has introduced what it says is a revolutionary ATEX certified wire saw system that complies with the current EU directives 2014/34/EU. The company states that it provides safe, fast and economical working in potentially explosive atmospheres.
Doosan unveils new DX225LC-7 crawler excavatorPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:18
Doosan has launched the first of the company’s new generation of medium sized Stage V compliant excavators - the new DX225LC-7 23t crawler model. It is also the first Doosan excavator of this size to feature Doosan’s innovative ‘D-Ecopower’ virtual bleed off (VBO) technology, providing operators with higher productivity and lower fuel consumption.
Smart tank cuttingPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:14
For cutting the sheets that make up the supporting structure of a tank, a traditional shear is often not the most suitable equipment.
Komatsu Europe introduces the PW98MR-11 wheeled midi excavatorPublished 27/9, 2021 at 15:14
The Komatsu PW98MR-11 tight-tail excavator bridges the gap between compact and construction sized machine for a wide variety of applications. It has been designed to offer lower fuel consumption, improved operator comfort and fast access to all service positions.
Brokk introduces ‘Pedestal Boom’Published 27/9, 2021 at 15:12
The new Brokk Pedestal Boom is a compact, stationary breaker boom system for the mining and aggregates industry. The new range allows producers to apply the power and precision of Brokk’s demolition robots to primary breaking tasks that feed mobile crushers, jaw crushers, gyratory crushers and grizzlies.
New Look S450Published 27/9, 2021 at 14:59
Bobcat has launched a new version of the company’s S450 radius lift path skid steer loader, introducing Bobcat’s bold new branding scheme for the first time in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) market.