Steelwrist adds SQ90 to its range of fully automatic quick couplers

Published 23/11 at 14:57

Steelwrist has introduced the SQ90, the largest model in its ‘SQ’ ‘Auto Connection’ quick coupler range for excavators up to 70t specifically involved in demolition activities.

Komatsu Europe announces sale of ‘FrontRunner’ autonomous haulage system to Boliden

Published 23/11 at 14:54

Komatsu Europe is pleased to announce that Komatsu FrontRunner will be deployed on 11 x 930E-5 ‘ultra-class’ haul trucks at Aitik, one of Europe's largest open pit copper mines which is located in northern Sweden and owned by the Swedish company Boliden.

Industry looks forward to bauma 2022

Published 23/11 at 14:53

Following TrendSet, the pilot trade fair for Messe München under coronavirus conditions was held successfully in July, IAA Mobility took place in September with an elaborate safety and hygiene concept.

Hitachi appoints new finance partner in the UK

Published 23/11 at 14:41

Hitachi Construction Machinery UK (HCMUK) has appointed Walbrook Asset Finance as its preferred finance provider for HCMUK customers.

Volvo CE joins Open-S Alliance

Published 23/11 at 14:40

The Open-S Alliance works towards the global interchangeability of hydraulic work tools for excavators has now seen Volvo CE join as its first excavator OEM.

Komatsu new offerings leverage electrification

Published 23/11 at 14:39

Working together to rapidly innovate in support of carbon reduction targets, Komatsu and several of its customers have formed the Komatsu Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Alliance.

Hilti now amongst world’s best places to work

Published 23/11 at 14:35

For the fifth time in the past ten years, Hilti has been named one of the World’s ‘Best Workplaces’. The accolade was awarded by Great Place to Work, the worldwide industry body that quantifies employee experience.

Husqvarna Group invests in Gamma Technologies

Published 23/11 at 14:26

Husqvarna Group’s venture capital arm has recently invested €1M to take an equity stake in Gamma Technologies. Gamma is the fifth investment for Husqvarna Group’s venture capital fund where the aim is to collaborate and help grow start- ups in areas of digital disruption that impact the Group’s industries.

AS Baltem new McCloskey dealer

Published 23/11 at 14:25

McCloskey International has welcomed AS Baltem to its global network of distributors serving Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

Doosan to showcase mini excavators

Doosan to showcase mini excavators

Published 27/9 at 14:01

Doosan will display two mini excavators ideally suited for rental customers during the 2021 American Rental Association (ARA) annual trade show and convention.

Malaysia’s construction industry to grow by 14.6% in 2021

Published 27/9 at 14:00

Malaysia’s construction industry is set to recover in 2021 and expand by 14.6% after construction activity was brought to a standstill across many parts of the country due to the impact of Covid-19 containment measures.

HWH Machines GmbH becomes new Arjes’ sales partner for Bavaria and CIS countries

HWH Machines GmbH becomes new Arjes’ sales partner for Bavaria and CIS countries

Published 27/9 at 13:59

German headquartered HWH Machines GmbH has been appointed Arjes sales partner for Bavaria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Russia, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

Epiroc completes acquisition of South Korean hydraulic breaker manufacturer

Published 27/9 at 13:58

Epiroc has completed the acquisition of D and A Heavy Industries, a South Korean manufacturer of hydraulic breakers.

Platinum Equity to acquire Oregon Tool

Published 27/9 at 13:56

Platinum Equity, American Securities and P2 Capital Partners announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which Platinum Equity will acquire Oregon Tool, a manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket driven professional grade cutting tools, outdoor accessories and parts.

Ritchie Bros. to acquire Euro Auctions to expand its reach in EMEA region

Ritchie Bros. to acquire Euro Auctions to expand its reach in EMEA region

Published 27/9 at 13:54

Ritchie Bros. and Euro Auctions have jointly announced that they have entered into an agreement under which Ritchie Bros. will acquire Euro Auctions group for an enterprise value of €901M.

Kohler welcomes new China Tier 4 regulation

Published 27/9 at 13:53

Chinese authorities have issued an update to the so called ‘Limits and Measurement Methods’ for exhaust pollutants of diesel engines of non-road mobile machinery.

Metso Outotec to divest its Waste Recycling business line

Published 27/9 at 13:34

Metso Outotec has signed an agreement to divest its Waste Recycling business line to Ahlström Capital, a family owned investment company.

Doosan receives orders for 221 machines for emerging markets

Doosan receives orders for 221 machines for emerging markets

Published 27/9 at 13:32

Doosan Infracore has announced that it has signed contracts to deliver a total of 221 construction machines in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America this year.

‘Ground breaking’ ceremony

‘Ground breaking’ ceremony

Published 27/9 at 13:26

The Wacker Neuson Group is building a new logistics centre at its Reichertshofen site which is home to its competence centre for compaction. The move will enable the group to significantly accelerate warehouse turnaround times by cutting down on transport journeys and digitalising processes. Construction work is scheduled to be completed and the logistics centre up and running by the summer of 2022.

Sandvik and Steelwrist announce cooperation

Published 27/9 at 13:13

Sandvik and Steelwrist have entered into cooperation for full automatic work tool adaptors for Rammer hydraulic hammers. As the global demand for fully automatic coupler systems is rapidly increasing, Sandvik will start offering Steelwrist ‘SQ-type’ adaptor plates directly from the factory during the third quarter of 2021. The deliveries from Sandvik will be compliant with the global ‘Open-S’ standard.

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