Tag Archives: CECE

European construction equipment industry on track with next generation of emissions-reduction technology, calls for balance between competitiveness and environment

Proposed EU exhaust emissions limits are strictest in the world Call for swift reading of the regulation in Parliament and Council Need to secure sufficient lead-time ahead of entry-into-force On September 25, the European Commission published its long-anticipated proposal for a revision of the directive 97/68/EC covering exhaust emissions reduction …

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New Secretary General at the helm of CECE

CECE, the Committee for European construction equipment industry, has hired a new Secretary General as of the first of July. It secured the commitment of Sigrid de Vries, partner in the public relations agency Quick Communications, to represent the sector towards the EU institutions and manage the association’s Brussels office. …

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Eric Lepine is new President of CECE

Brussels – 15 January 2014 As of January 1, 2014 Eric Lepine, General Manager of Caterpillar France SAS in Grenoble, is presiding CECE, the Committee for European Construction Equipment, for the coming two years. Eric Lepine took over the presidency from Johann Sailer, who has been chairing the association during …

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No growth and jobs without competitive industrial production

CECE and CEMA present action plan to the EU Parliament Brussels  – 17 October 2013 The Presidents of CECE and CEMA, Mr. Johann Sailer and Mr Gilles Dryancour, have presented to the EU Parliament a manifesto with a 10-point action plan for a strong industrial production in Europe. Doing this, …

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The Holistic Approach: The key to CO2 Reduction!

EBCD (European Bureau for Conservation and Development) Event on De-carbonising Transport – CECE (Committee for European Construction Equipment) participate at the European Parliament. The EU objective is an overall reduction of CO2 emissions of 80-95% by the year 2050, with respect to the 1990 level. Research on ways of how …

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Market surveillance: an industrial policy priority, at last!

BRUSSELS, 10 October 2012 – CECE, CECIMO, CEMA, EUROMAP and FEM welcome the European Commission’s acknowledgement, in its Communication on Industrial Policy, of the importance of an effective market surveillance to support a competitive EU machinery industry(1). Whereas EU mechanical engineering is one of the most important providers of workplaces …

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“Infrastructure investment for growth and jobs in Europe”

“Our industry looks forward to the implementation of the right policies and incentives to nurture sustainable growth and jobs”, said Ralf Wezel, CECE Secretary General, during the dinner-debate on “Infrastructure, growth and manufacturing” organised on 15th May 2012 by the European Forum for Manufacturing (EFM) in the European Parliament. CECE …

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