Yearly Archives: 2020

Circular Economy in Built Environment

The 20th century started with a lot of debate and focus on climate change. This climate change term has now transformed into many other relevant terms like sustainability and the United Nations has developed a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which all the member countries agreed upon. These …

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3-D Printing in Construction

3-D Printing Bridge Spain

What do you think of a construction site? Probably a messy place with a lot of workers, engineers, supervisors, and machinery. Right? But things are changing now. Building information modeling and other computer-aided design software tools are providing multiple solutions for complex geometry especially generative design is gaining popularity among …

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Hillhead postpones to 22–24 June 2021

hillhead show ground

In light of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Hillhead 2020 is being postponed by 12 months. Hillhead event director Richard Bradbury explains: ‘The health and safety of exhibitors, visitors, contractors and employees is our number one priority and with the peak of the epidemic predicted to coincide with the show …

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CECE Annual Economic Report 2020

European construction equipment faces Covid-19 crisis from a solid economic position CECE releases Annual Economic Report 2020 and tailor-made video 2019 saw modest market development albeit the expected decline came in 2nd semester In the midst of the Covid-19 crisis, no reliable forecast is possible CECE announces measures against the Covid-19 …

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What Leading Construction Companies are Doing in the Wake of COVID-19

As COVID-19 (coronavirus) brings countless businesses to a grinding halt, the construction industry remains resilient — even in the face of tremendous challenge. Unlike many industries where “working from home” and “drive-thru service” are feasible countermeasures, construction firms have jobsites to run. Chris Hopper, executive vice president and general manager …

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Terex Trucks signs new dealer in North America

Terex Trucks

With around 170 articulated haulers sold annually in Georgia, Terex Trucks has signed a new dealer in the state – Border Equipment – to support the growing demand from customers choosing dump trucks in North America. Construction is the largest contributor to the U.S. economy. The industry has more than …

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bauma CTT RUSSIA: New date has been set

bauma Russia CTT

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has strongly impacted developments in Russia. Following the directives of the Government of the city and region of Moscow to prevent and control the virus from spreading, Messe München was compelled to postpone bauma CTT RUSSIA, which was planned to take place in …

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Hyundai launch the new A-series HX220AL excavator

Tessenderlo, Belgium – Introducing the new A-series – the HX220AL is one of the first Stage V ready Hyundai machines. Packed with new technologies, excellent fuel efficiency, advanced machine controls and augmented uptime support, the new 22-tonne crawler excavator is what Hyundai Construction Equipment Europe (HCEE) describes as ‘a game …

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