Industry News

European construction equipment industry withstands uncertainties

CECE releases Annual Economic Report 2018 European market continues to grow in 2017 2018 expects stable markets and further investments Sales of construction equipment in Europe grew by 15% in 2017. After a very strong first quarter growth slowed down in the second quarter, before taking off again in Q3… Read more »

UK exports of construction and earthmoving equipment continued on a strong upward trend in the last quarter of 2017, showing growth for the fifth consecutive quarter. Exports in Q4 2017 showed an 8.0% increase on Q3 levels, at £780 million, and was the highest for over three years. A strong… Read more »

Construction equipment sales in the UK show 8% growth in 2017

In the fourth quarter of 2017, retail sales of construction and earthmoving equipment in the UK market grew by 7.4% compared with the same period in 2016. This took total growth for the year to 7.6% compared with 2016, reaching approximately 30,000 units for the year, according to the UK… Read more »

Industry Stakeholders are ready to take the lead in digital construction

Top class digital construction event held during the EU Industry Day More than 100 attendees (from the entire value chain) Brussels, February 23, 2018 – The European construction industry has moved closer to its vision of a common European digital construction strategy. “As this will be crucial to master the… Read more »

MILWAUKEE (February 16, 2018) – The search for efficiency in terms of labor, materials and timelines has come with the territory in the construction industry from the moment someone first made a brick out of mud and then wondered if there was a better way. Now is no different. Firms… Read more »