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Terex Trucks has its sights set on North American expansion

Terex Trucks, the Scottish articulated hauler manufacturer, has big plans for North America. The company wants to expand its already 35-strong North American dealer network, bringing its TA300 and TA400 machines to even more customers throughout the region.  With the way things are going, America – the ‘land of opportunity’ …

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Liebherr-France SAS invests 5 million Euro in new assembly line

Modernity and lean managementIntegration of new generation of crawler excavatorsLiebherr-France SAS today Liebherr-France SAS in Colmar has put a new assembly line into operation. It is based on the principles of lean management, and will thus contribute to further improvements in quality and productivity. Overall, the company has invested five …

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JCB LOADALLS LIMBER UP FOR AUSTRALIAN FORMULA ONE RACE

JCB Loadall telescopic handlers are under starter’s orders for an appearance at the Australian Grand Prix this weekend as the company kicks off its exciting partnership with a new British motor racing team. JCB announced the partnership with SportPesa Racing Point F1 team last month and it will see prominent …

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VOLVO CE FINALIZES ACQUISITION OF CEDE GROUP

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has received all necessary approvals for the earlier announced acquisition of Swedish machine adaptation specialist CeDe Group and the deal is now closed. “We are delighted to move forward in our partnership with CeDe Group. Its engineering excellence and understanding of delivering often unique special applications …

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Kinshofer acquires Hammer

Kinshofer GmbH from Germany and the Italy based company Hammer S.r.l. announced today that they have signed a definite agreement to merge. Under the terms of the agreement Kinshofer has acquired a majority shareholding of Hammer. For over 48 years, Kinshofer has been a leading manufacturer of attachments for truck …

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Precision on narrow pathways

The “Grüne Einfahrt” or “Green Gateway” in Baden-Baden is a prestigious route into the town for pedestrians and cyclists. Established as a green corridor for the State Horticultural Show in 1981, the 3.1m-wide path is lined with trees. The new, natural-looking, 3cm-thick surface course of sand-coloured asphalt was precision-paved with …

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New ‘All-Terrain’ Doosan Excavator in Germany

A new 22 tonne Doosan DX225LC-5 crawler excavator has been converted into an ‘all-terrain’ machine for contracts being carried out in the Wadden Sea in Germany, by the company, Sven Jacobs Tief-, Garten- und Landschaftsbau, based in Tating (Schleswig-Holstein). The conversion of the Doosan excavator supplied by local Doosan dealer, …

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