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The Investment Potential of Hard Minerals of Uzbekistan

For the attention of: Investment companies, and mining, geological, chemical, oil and gas, and construction industry professionals! The international exhibition company ITE Uzbekistan, together with the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Geology and Mineral Resources, invites all interested companies to participate in International Conference: THE INVESTMENT POTENTIAL… Read more »

Wonderfulness to stage! BICES 2011 launches its steps into world class exhibition

The press conference or preparatory conference for 11th Beijing International Construction Machinery Exhibition & Seminar (BICES 2011) was held on June 22 in Beijing Jiuhua International Exhibition Center, the same venue where the exhibition will be held. The latest update of the preparation was released at the press conference. Over… Read more »

Volvo takes starring role in Belgian TV show

Volvo Construction Equipment is about to make a big splash in its Belgian prime-time television debut. Volvo Construction Equipment is about to make a big splash in its Belgian prime-time television debut. In show business there are big actors, and then there are BIG actors. No, we’re not talking about… Read more »

Basra Machinex

Basra Machinex, International Machine, Machinery Equipments and Tools Exhibition is developing into the most influential and established as well as the first professional International Machinery exhibition in Iraq. Over the past few years, Iraq also has attracted massive interest from the international business community in Basra province of Iraq. Basra… Read more »

Access industry ready for APEX

The seventh APEX aerial platform exhibition will be another sell-out event, with over 100 exhibitors already confirmed and the site almost completely booked. Many of the world’s access equipment manufacturers will launch new machines at the show. APEX which takes place in Maastricht, the Netherlands on 14 – 16 September… Read more »

A gentle giant – CX700B shows sensitivity in extraction in the volcanic Eifel region

For nearly six months, a heavy Case crawler excavator of the CX700B ME type has been used by the company Backes Bau- und Transporte GmbH, from Auw. The task has been extraction in the Dockweiler pit located in the centre of the volcanic Eifel region, providing a mobile crushing plant… Read more »

LECTURA at CeMAT 2011 in Hannover

CeMAT 2011 in Hannover has closed its doors a month ago and we have chosen this date for our review. The LECTURA team was pleased with many interested visitors at the booth of LECTURA who could be convinced that LECTURA stands for Internationality – Versatility – Completeness and Customer Service…. Read more »

Assistive Environments and Embedded Robot Technology in Buildings

Demographic change and ageing societies can be identified as potential drivers for the implementation of pervasive technologies in our environment. Computers and Microsystems have become smaller and cheaper and become a part of our life and society. Wearable Robots, advanced prosthetics and sensor implants even aim at making human beings… Read more »

Tunnel Design and Construction 2011

TDC 2011 is designed to assist participants to widen their knowledge and enhance their grounding in tunnelling design and construction. This is done via a comprehensive review of techniques and best practices, followed by intensive practical case studies to advanced participants’ abilities to apply the classroom knowledge in real life… Read more »

Giving a face to the world’s most celebrated smile: New Holland Construction equipment searches for Mona Lisa.

The mystery surrounding the subject of the world’s most famous painting may be close to being solved with a little help from a New Holland E18SR rotating mini-excavator and a C175 compact tracked mini-shovel. It all started with the most mysterious and fascinating portrait in the world, the Mona Lisa,… Read more »