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Metso Outotec launches new digital platform
New platform will support, streamline and develop the company’s field services
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
New mobile app for used machinery
New mobile app to streamline the buying and selling of used heavy plant and construction machinery
Extra funding of US$64 million to transform excavators into robots
Built Robotics Exosystem can be installed and calibrated on an excavator to enable it to operate autonomously
The future of MEWP batteries
Interview: Noble Zhang, C&D Trojan general manager, discusses battery options for aerial platforms 
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
Robotic tech company to partner with UAE
FBR will collaborate with the UAE on the adoption of construction technology in the sector
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 
Latest construction tech speaker announced
Martin Ward, director of Mi Project solutions, to discuss how contractors can use data to make better decisions 
Telematics: The data driving construction machines
Monitoring data streams to help drive down costs and carbon emissions
Komatsu’s new mixed-equipment telematics solution
Data can be used across entire fleet of machinery from different OEMs to streamline machine management systems
US$15m investment into AI platform for sustainable design
Financing will be used to scale sales, marketing and operational departments
Video interview: construction’s supply chain challenges
Andy Brown, International Construction editor, talks to Andrea S. Patrucco, PhD, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management, Florida International University
A deep look at Caterpillar’s approach to technology
ACE at work: CTO Karl Weiss talks about the integration of autonomy, connectivity and electrification
CNH Industrial to develop tech with new US facility
The new facility aims to accelerate technological developments says the company
Manitou introduces BIM models
15 BIM telehandler and aerial platform models for construction projects are free to download 
‘World’s largest’ electric drive dump truck
China-based XCMG has produced a 440 tonne AC electric drive dump truck
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