In this edition
Problems continue for Saipem with further corruption allegations and the arrest of a former executive.
Cemex and Holcim have announced a complex deal to swap some businesses in Europe.
A new video looking at prospects for the global construction industry is available in the Video Zone.
Vote for the International Construction Project of the Year. The winner will be announced in November.
US construction is seeing a strong rebound, but key areas still lack funding.
The North American construction market continues to grow, but funding publicly-funded work is in question.
HIGH RISE CONSTRUCTION
Stronger, faster and more light-weight equipment is increasing efficiency in the high-rise sector.
Variations in engine regulations mean big differences in wheeled loaders sold in different parts of the world.
CRUSHING & SCREENING
The trend towards mobile equipment in the sector continues apace.
A record 1,500 exhibitors will take part in October’s BICES exhibition in Beijing, China.
The first International Rental Conference in China takes place on 14 October, with solid industry support.
Interviews with Astec, Lonking and Manitou executives.