Construction NEWS


Visionary boom system from Liebherr - SX system increases lifting capacity and lifting height of 750-tonne lattice boom cranes to the 1,000 tonne class for erecting wind turbines

Liebherr has developed a completely new boom system with the designation SX for its 750-tonne lattice boom cranes LR 1750/2 and LG 1750 for erecting the latest generation of wind turbines.


LiuGong Honored with Organizational Excellence Award for China Polar Expedition

LiuGong received an organizational excellence award for its China Polar Expedition today from the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, PRC and the State Oceanic Administration.

Giving haulers the personal touch

Much like Andelst, Gerard den Hartog has a reputation for quality and craftsmanship, both of which are evident in the success of his family-run business, Gebroeders Den Hartog, of which he is CEO.

Terex tower cranes bring a touch of class to the Waterfront

It’s the crown jewel of the waterfront, offering multimillion dollar views of Lake Ontario. The CDN$ 210 million Bridgewater Residences on the Lake currently under construction in Burlington, Ontario, brings luxurious mixed-use living to this midsized city of just over 175,000 residents.

CASE shows its new ranges at Plantworx 2017

CASE Construction Equipment will present its new and upgraded machine ranges and will host the UK heat of the CASE Rodeo competition at Plantworx 2017.

Kalmar wins an order for ship-to-shore cranes from Rotterdam Short Sea Terminal

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed a contract with Rotterdam Short Sea Terminal B.V. on the delivery of new Kalmar ship-to-shore (STS) cranes. The deal includes two Kalmar STS cranes and an option for further two cranes.


Brazilian crane contractor LOCAR updates its crane fleet with 4 new Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 mobile cranes

Crane, heavy haulage and aerial platform contractor LOCAR from Brazil took delivery of four new Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 mobile cranes at a stroke. New technical developments such as VarioBase®,...

Algeria Build exhibition and conference 2017

Algeria Build is the North Africa’s premier event for local and international manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and service providers in the building and construction industry.


New Standard Material Handler in Action: Good Marks for the SENNEBOGEN 825 E-Series

New 825 E material handler to complement the SENNEBOGEN product portfolio from spring 2017 as a new standard machine for multiple uses.

Komatsu Europe announces the new PC700LC‐11 hydraulic excavator

Komatsu Europe International N.V. announces the new PC700LC‐11 hydraulic excavator. With an operating weight between 67.500 kg ‐ 69.500 kg, the PC700LC‐11 is EU Stage IV emissions compliant and maintains...