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Volvo CE invests in electric excavator firm
Swedish giant extends its electrified offering with majority stake in Dutch manufacturer Limach
VW and Seat’s huge investment in Spanish gigafactory
Car giants to begin construction of €10 billion electric vehicle battery manufacturing facility in Sagunto
The drivetrains powering electric excavators
Catrin Jones, International Construction deputy editor, talks to Antti Väyrynen, director of Off-Highway for Danfoss’ Editron division
Rise of autonomy to be seen at Bauma
Organisers anticipate the unveiling of more ‘intelligent’ construction equipment during October’s Munich exhibition
First electrically powered SPMT at work
Mammoet claims world’s first heavy transport operation using SPMT fully under electric power
Sennebogen set for electric material handlers ‘world premiere’
Battery-operated machines to be presented at IFAT trade show in Germany from 30 May
Digital software identifies defective infrastructure
The cloud-based software can analyse real-time data to show ageing infrastructure
New innovation lab testing 5G IoT
A number of innovation labs are set to open to help mitigate potential schedule risks and improve project outcomes using technology
JCB to give hydrogen combustion update
Tim Burnhope will give presentation at the online New Power Progress Summit on 3 May
Volvo CE partner to reduce emissions in motorsport
The partnership will see Volvo CE provide construction equipment to World RX
Electric option for 50 tonne Liebherr
Electric power option for crane operation launched on Liebherr LTC 1050-3.1 wheeled mobile crane
Swiss project uses only emission-free construction equipment
Wacker Neuson equipment selected for mountain bike trail
Webuild tests autonomous prototype
Remote-controlled prototype able to be used as a substitute to workers during tunnel exploration
French rental marketplace raises €12m
Rental marketplace Tracktor is developing an App and will expand in Europe next year
OverWatch secondary guarding introduced to UK
Australia-based EQSS will see its unique system trialled by UK contractors this year
Yanmar acquires majority share in battery tech company
Modular battery technology to further Yanmar’s electrified powertrains
Besix uses topographic robot on tower project
Robot technology is used on Mohammed VI Tower in Morocco
Liebherr sees sales rise for all construction sectors
Strong sales performance in 2021 for Liebherr, with Germany, US and Brazil noted as seeing especially strong growth 
The software doing the hard work
Application software may not be the first thing that springs to mind in a discussion about modern construction, but it is playing an increasingly important role in the delivery of Europe’s major infrastructure projects, as Mike Hayes reports
Volker Wessels takes delivery of electric PV-E Crane
The first fully electric 160 tonne capacity lattice boom model has been delivered to its Dutch customer
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