New Lifters to Roll Out at World of Concrete

Date: 19-01-2016 / Author: mlarson

Several manufacturers of aerial work platforms, mast-climbing work platforms, and material-lifting equipment have said that they will unveil new or improved models at the fast-approaching World of Concrete 2016 trade show in Las Vegas, Nev.

The event will be held from Feb. 1-5, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Educational sessions start Feb. 1, and the exhibition opens its gates on Feb. 2., as some 1,400 exhibitors display their products for the concrete and masonry industries. Total attendance is expected to reach about 55,000.

ICUEE Exhibits Chock Full of New and Updated Equipment

Date: 07-10-2015 / Author: mlarson

The 2015 edition of the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) was the largest ever, drawing a record 18,000 registered attendees during its two-and-a-half-day run from Sept. 29 – Oct. 1 in Louisville, Ky.

The attendance eclipsed the previous record by 13%, and attendees came from all 50 U.S. states, nine of the 10 Canadian provinces, and more than 60 countries worldwide.

Konecranes and Terex to merge

Date: 11-08-2015 / Author: kparrish

The Boards of Directors of Konecranes Plc and Terex have approved an agreement to combine their businesses in a merger of equals. The combined company, to be called Konecranes Terex Plc, will be a leading global Lifting and Material Handling Solutions Company with estimated combined 2014 revenues and EBITDA of €7.5 ($10.0 billion) and €636 ($845 million).