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‘Bad’ data costing construction US$1.8 trillion
New study reveals cost to construction of inaccurate and untimely information
Trackunit acquires ZTR to create single telematics business
Companies said the combination will accelerate the digital transformation of construction
Hexagon introduces new laser scanning sensors
Tech company’s Leica BLK ARC and Leica BLK2FLY join the BLK series of autonomous surveying products
Caterpillar and BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks
Caterpillar and resource company BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks at BHP sites
Cat launches remote control kit for large excavators
Cat Command for Excavating now available on six 20 to 40 tonne excavators in the North American and Japanese construction equipment markets
Robot excavator operates alone for 24 hours
Autonomous machine ‘key step’ on road to unmanned construction site equipment
ABB and Hitachi to develop electric dump truck
Dump trucks to use new onboard electrification system
Volvo CE Q&A: Electromobility in construction
Lars Arnold from Volvo CE describes the benefits electric machines can bring to construction
ERA CO2 calculator gets 1000s of visits
More than 850 CO2 emission calculations have been carried out using the European Rental Association’s CO2 Calculator
Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator
Partnership aims to allow Honda’s MPP batteries to be used with various Komatsu equipment
New pedestrian detection camera technology
Pedestrian detection camera said to be able to work across any vehicle without the need for anyone on site to wear or carry tags
Volvo CE battery-electric machines at work in Switzerland
Electric compact machines from Volvo Construction Equipment are being put through their paces by Swiss customers.
JCB develops hydrogen-fueled engine
Engine is suitable for use in a range of equipment including loadalls, excavators and backhoes
Video: World experts describe construction’s future
Construction Technology Summit lays out roadmap for autonomous equipment in construction
Volvo CE launches augmented reality App for technicians
New app allows dealer field technicians to video call Volvo CE engineers while onsite
FIEC survey shows low BIM utilisation
BIM-SPEED survey finds 37.3% of firms have no experience with BIM projects and 33.9% do not have a digitalisation strategy
Wacker Neuson to share battery with Bomag
Cooperation opens up broader range of electrically-powered construction equipment to customers
Hitachi grade control tech now factory-installed
Three excavator models are now available with four integrated options for 2D Grade Control and Solution Linkage 3D Grade Control
John Deere launches SmartGrade for excavators
North American launch for factory-installed 3D SmartGrade system for excavators
Hitachi and ABB target carbon-free mining machinery
Memorandum of Understanding signed between Hitachi and ABB
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