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US infrastructure bill has US$100 million for tech
President Biden’s US$550 billion infrastructure bill includes $100 million to accelerate deployment of digital construction technologies
Cat launches remote control kit for large excavators
Cat Command for Excavating now available on six 20 to 40 tonne excavators in the North American and Japanese construction equipment markets
Digital twins enter construction mainstream
The Covid-19 pandemic and advances in computing are pushing the use of ‘digital twins’ into the construction mainstream
AI could help reduce building emissions
Algorithm can predict energy rates in a split second, potentially improving design and renovation
SDLG’s electric excavator
China-based OEM unveils electric excavator and other energy-saving machines 
US$30 million investment for AI firm Buildots
Investment to allow Buildots to double size of global team
Palfinger attack highlights escalation in cyber crimes
What lessons does the Palfinger case have for the wider construction equipment industry?
LiuGong’s electric remote controlled wheeled loader
LiuGong 856E MAX integrates a host of new technological features 
Computer vision AI sees the way forward
Salman Chaudhary, CEO at EmpiricAI, explains why computer vision AI offers a glimpse of the future of health & safety in the construction sector
How wearable technology is used in construction
Wearable technology is helping construction companies become more productive and is also boosting health and safety 
Trenching works for remote-controlled Bobcat loader
Earthmoving and civil works specialist is the first in Spain to use new Doosan Bobcat remote control system for compact loaders
Opinion: Connected construction
Ian Barnes of Sitech UK & Ireland, offers advice on building a connected construction site
Hexagon acquires Immersal
Acquisition to boost Hexagon’s augmented reality capabilities
3D printed concrete bridge is ‘first of its kind’
Bridge said to demonstrate the infinite possibilities of 3D concrete printing
Cummins tests hydrogen engine
Technology set to ‘reduce emissions and provide power and performance’ says engine maker
Hydrogen-powered train to be trialled in Bavaria
Siemens Mobility signs MoU with Free State of Bavaria to put hydrogen-powered vehicle into passenger service for 30 months
Robot excavator operates alone for 24 hours
Autonomous machine ‘key step’ on road to unmanned construction site equipment
Dynapac develops ‘first of its kind’ electric tandem roller
New Dynapac CC900 e double-drum vibratory roller offers zero emissions during use
Digital transformation ‘biggest opportunity’ for construction
New survey reveals that construction professionals think that digital transformation is the biggest short-term source of opportunity
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