New Technical Logistics location for Van der Vlist in Zeebrugge

Van der Vlist recently opened a new Technical Logistics facility in Zeebrugge as a response to the fast-growing demand for their services. This is the company's second facility in the area, and it was developed over the last two years to provide extra capacity for the assembly and modification of agricultural and construction equipment.  The …

Hyundai Doosan Infracore introduces Develon, the new brand for its  construction equipment

Hyundai Doosan Infracore (HDI) is rebranding from the Doosan brand to its new brand named ‘Develon’. The change comes about 18 months after HDI became a subsidiary of HD Hyundai in August 2021.  The new brand name Develon combines the words ‘Develop’ and ‘Onwards’. This represents Hyundai Doosan Infracore's goal to move forward into the …

Mammoet partners with Bay Crane Services

Mammoet has announced strategic partnership with Bay Crane Services, one of the leaders in the crane rental, specialized transportation, and construction industries throughout the Northeastern United States. This partnership will focus on servicing the renewable Offshore Wind requirements of the Northeastern United States. Mammoet USA was founded in 1989 to provide local engineered heavy lift …

PowerBully introduces all-terrain vehicles for the construction industry  

At this year’s bauma, Kässbohrer has introduced a new generation of highly mobile all-terrain tracked vehicles for use in the construction industry. With a payload of over 11.5 metric tons and ultra-low ground pressure, the dump trucks are ideal for the transport of large quantities of material or tools over ground that is muddy, soft …

New addition to the Nooteboom drawbar semi low loader range

Nooteboom has introduced the latest addition to its drawbar semi low loader range, the 3-axle drawbar with centre axles and air suspension, the ASDS-33-03(EB). This type of trailer is ideal for the transport of smaller and medium-sized machines and is mainly used in European countries such as France, Belgium and Scandinavia. The design of this …

Incremental launch method deployed to construct Kentucky’s tallest bridge

Bush and Burchett Inc. was contracted to built the Pond Creek Bridge on US460 in Pike County, Kentucky, the tallest bridge in the Bluegrass State and one of the tallest traffic bridges in the country. The rugged terrain of the project site and the bridge’s height of 324 feet created unique challenges for the construction …

Nooteboom adds semi low-loader with hydraulic widening for European market

Nooteboom has introduced the latest addition to its range, the OSD-73-04 semi low-loader with hydraulic widening for the European market. Specially developed for the transport of machines weighing up to approximately 47 tons, this 4-axle trailer can efficiently transport even tracked excavators with a track width of up to 2,900mm and a track length of …

XCMG machinery on the construction of Africa’s largest hydropower plant

A fleet of XCMG construction machinery equipment has been operating nonstop on the construction of Africa’s largest hydropower plant, the Julius Nyerere Hydropower Station (the “Station”) in Tanzania, for the past nine months with an average operation per equipment unit exceeding 3,000 hours.  With a total investment of over US$2.8 billion, the Station will have …

Kobelco launches new SK19 mini excavator

Kobelco has launched the new SK19 mini excavator designed for small and restricted jobsites,such as residential areas and inside buildings. The Kobelco SK19, which replaces the previous SK18-1E, delivers better performance thanks to its bigger engine, new hydraulic system and newly designed working equipment.  The Yanmar Stage V-compliant engine delivers a 38% increase in power …