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Hyundai Dealer Willowbrook Plant Throw Birthday Party for Digger Mad Charlie

Five-year-old Corby youngster Charlie Parkes is the embodiment of a young digger enthusiast, so much so that his mother Laura is constantly looking to give him his next digger fix. For his recent 5th birthday she contacted the team behind the Hyundai Facebook page asking if Hyundai could send him… Read more »

GKD Win Plantworx Innovation Award for SensorHeight&Slew System

GKD Technologies SensorHeight&Slew system has won a Bronze Award in the Plantworx Construction Exhibition Innovation Awards, in the Safety Category. The awards were presented last night (21st March) following the CEA’s (Construction Equipment Association) annual conference, during a Gala Dinner, hosted by snooker legend, Steve Davis OBE. More than 150… Read more »

Plantworx Innovation Award Winners 2019 Announced

Innovation comes in many forms – from new machines to safety initiatives, and from simple solutions to the latest digital technology. The best innovations in the construction and rail equipment sectors have been celebrated with the announcement of the Plantworx Innovation Awards 2019 Winners. The winners were announced and presented… Read more »

Efficiency gains as an innovation driver

Working effectively—even in confined areas Economically producing soil cement Mastering extreme transport jobs Improving cleaning, crushing, excavating and lifting The driving force behind the new development and optimization work in the construction industry is increased efficiency. At bauma 2019, the world’s leading trade fair for construction machinery, building material and… Read more »

The UK arm of the diesel engine manufacturer, Hatz, is ready to support their German counterparts as they get set to display a wide range of the water and air-cooled engines at this year’s Bauma – a trade fair described by the organisers as the “The World’s Leading Trade Fair… Read more »

Will Automation Ever Take off in Construction?

Increasing automation is met with excitement and fear in equal measure. But the benefits for mankind of autonomy are enormous, says Professor Paul Newman, Co-Founder of autonomous vehicle software company Oxbotica, and a professor based at Oxford University in the UK. Professor Paul Newman is Co-Founder of Oxbotica, the autonomous… Read more »

The fourth Building Material Plants Day was held in Frankfurt on March 7 and 8, with “big data” the burning issue amongst the participants. The building material plants sector is also affected by increasing digitalization, encompassing the collection, evaluation and use of data. How will companies deal with this in… Read more »

Preparations are in full swing. As the technical and conceptual sponsor of the bauma trade fair and partner of Messe München, VDMA organizes events for the partner country of Canada and for future apprentices, supports the bauma Forum and will be a point of contact at the trade fair throughout… Read more »

Winners recognised in 16 different categories at prestigious awards programme Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 19 March 2019 – A total of 29 outstanding projects have been selected as the national winners for UAE by the MEED Projects Awards, in association with Mashreq. UAE-based projects had the most national winners among… Read more »

Trime are set to light up Bauma 2019

Both the UK and Italy teams from the Trime Group are finalising their preparations to exhibit four of their brand new innovations at this year’s Bauma – described by the organisers as the “The World’s Leading Trade Fair for Construction Machinery”. Bauma takes place in Munich from 8th to 14th… Read more »