Earthmoving & Earth Compaction

May 10, 2019
New developments in compaction equipment are being introduced to the market - Mike Woof writes Ammann has broadened its asphalt compactor range with…
May 8, 2019
Kobelco is widening its range of excavators built for the demolition and recycling markets. The beefed-up SK140SRD is the smallest in this line-up,…
May 7, 2019
The French market for earthmoving equipment remained very strong in the first quarter of this year, according to the latest data compiled by CISMA.…
April 23, 2019
Global sales of earth moving machinery in 2018 accelerated sharply – up 23% on 2017 to top out at 1 million units. The record result in 2018 was…
April 17, 2019
The French excavator market rose by 1% in 2018 after a hike of 23% the year before, according to the French trade association CISMA. Wheel…
March 11, 2019
Volvo CE is starting trials on the use of remote controlled machines using the latest communications. The firm is working with Telia and Ericsson…
March 11, 2019
Austrian contractor STRABAG is heading a consortium that will carry out bridge upgrades on the busy A9 Autobahn connecting Nuremburg with Munich in…
March 1, 2019
Volvo CE plans to acquire specialist firm CeDe Group, based in Malmo, Sweden. CeDe modifies construction machines for use in special applications,…
February 15, 2019
The French earthmoving equipment market increased by more than 3% last year - the best year since the market crash of 2008. Heavy earthmoving…
January 24, 2019
Caterpillar is now offering two new variants of its 36tonne class excavator for the emergent market. The Next Generation models are said to offer…