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Caterpillar takes another step towards zero emissions mining
Caterpillar to work with global mining group Rio Tinto for the development of zero emissions autonomous haul trucks
New ‘smart’ Kansas airport terminal
Siemens and IT provider SITA to integrate new technology, such as automation, into new terminal
Caterpillar and BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks
Caterpillar and resource company BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks at BHP sites
Benefits and challenges of modular construction
Modular structure is proving popular for a wider range of construction projects
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
US$30 million investment for AI firm Buildots
Investment to allow Buildots to double size of global team
InEight and Microsoft partner on launch of Construction 365
Construction project management software from InEight now incorporates the same coding as Microsoft Dynamics 365
Caterpillar to develop all-electric mining fleet
World’s largest construction OEM working to produce all-electric mining fleet
3D printed residential house in the US
3D printing of residential house ‘the next step’ in the market development of 3D printing technology
Modular construction firm Katerra files for bankruptcy
Contractor to sell off US assets following the “rapid deterioration” of its financial position during the Covid pandemic
New pedestrian detection camera technology
Pedestrian detection camera said to be able to work across any vehicle without the need for anyone on site to wear or carry tags
Volvo CE’s electric excavator and wheeled loader coming to the US
ECR25 electric excavator and L25 electric wheeled loader will be commercially available in the US this year
US and UK to work together on BIM
Two countries to work together to help develop the US National BIM Programme
Moxion targets construction with battery power sets
Californian company has raised US$10 million to develop its manufacturing capacity and power rentals business
HCSS launches new Aerial drone software version
HCSS Aerial now features improved design visualisation, digital inspection and automated asset lifecycle monitoring
Interview: Ray O’Connor, CEO, Topcon
Ray O’Connor, CEO of Topcon, on the state of digital construction technology, where growth will happen and using the iPhone as inspiration
New educational programme from Bentley Systems
Bentley Systems gives students free access to its infrastructure engineering applications
Hitachi grade control tech now factory-installed
Three excavator models are now available with four integrated options for 2D Grade Control and Solution Linkage 3D Grade Control
Bentley to buy Seequent for US$1 billion
Bentley Systems in deal to acquire Global Leader in 3D Modelling Software for the Geosciences
Trimble launches online educational series
Tech company’s first free Dimensions Spotlight series will focus on reviving US infrastructure
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