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‘The Demo Expo’ Features Field Classrooms, Disaster Simulation Labs & More MILWAUKEE (July 8, 2019) – ICUEE-The Demo Expo 2019 education programs offer attendees a variety of formats and topics to maximize their time onsite. Sessions include new disaster-readiness simulation labs, an expanded roster of show-floor field classrooms and new… Read more »

International construction show secures global recognition with over 12,000 visitors for its first year The construction event from dmg events (Doha) – The Big 5 Construct Qatar – has been awarded ‘Best International Show Middle East & Africa’ at the AEO (Association of Events) Excellence Awards 2019. The first edition… Read more »

Terex Trucks reinforces commitment to customers in South Africa

South Africa is the second-largest economy in Africa. With its busy project pipeline and a big mining industry, Terex Trucks is strengthening its presence in this key market and reinforcing its commitment to customers to deliver reliable articulated haulers that get the job done. With the South African government prioritising… Read more »

Trime UK, one of the leading suppliers of environmentally sound LED lighting to the UK construction market, displayed three of their latest products at this year’s rail expo, Rail Live 2019. Their X-ECO BATTERY, X-CHAIN and X-CITY HYBRID units were open to inspection by members of the rail industry on… Read more »

That’s a Wrap – Plantworx 2019 closes its doors on what was deemed a triumphant show

The 4th biennial Plantworx Construction Machinery Show, incorporating Railworx, (11 – 13 June), hosted by the CEA (Construction Equipment Association), fell victim once again to monsoon weather conditions. The show was blessed with a brief respite on the middle day of the event (Wednesday 12th June) – but the torrential rain returned… Read more »

SaMoTer 2020: ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR 23rd INNOVATION AWARD

Verona, 27 June 2019 – SaMoTer, the international exhibition dedicated to construction machinery, will once again promote technological evolution and research during the run-up to next edition scheduled at the Verona Exhibition Centre 21-25 March 2020. The closing date for entries in the 23rd Innovation Award is 28 October 2019…. Read more »

Global Roadbuilding Federation Advances Best Practices & Industry Solutions CONEXPO Latin America 2019 announces the co-location of the International Road Federation (IRF) 2019 Regional Conference on Asphalt Pavements at the exhibition, which is set for October 2-5 in Santiago, Chile. The IRF conference will be held October 3-4. IRF conference… Read more »

Plantforce Rentals is a leading construction equipment rental company headquartered in Somerset, with additional depots across the West Country and the Midlands.  The company owns a fleet of 93 Hyundai machines ranging from 6 tonnes up to 52 tonnes, which include loading shovels, crawler, and wheeled excavators.   Plantforce has recently added… Read more »

Hacking the Key to Optimizing Digital Diversity

Changing technologies mean every company needs to stay ahead of the digital curve, but few go so far as inviting hackers to take over their systems. Yet Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) did just that. Volvo CE’s first hackathon ‘Hack Sprint’, a collaboration with Volvo Group Connected Solutions is a… Read more »

MILWAUKEE (June 17, 2019) – In conjunction with its year long 125th Anniversary celebration, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is issuing five $10,000 grants to non-profit organizations who partner with AEM member companies and/or their distribution networks to cultivate the next generation of the equipment industry’s workforce. “AEM is… Read more »