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Pick and carry crane named finalist in Swedish Steel Prize

Pick and carry crane named finalist in Swedish Steel Prize

Italy's JMG Cranes has been named a finalist in the Swedish Steel Prize for its MC58, a new pick and carry crane.

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Super 'T' beams lifted into place

Super 'T' beams lifted into place

The first elevated rail beams are now in place in Noble Park, as part of the project to remove every level crossing between Caulfield and Dandenong, in Victoria.

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Cloud-based tech firm expands to APAC

Cloud-based tech firm expands to APAC

California-based construction technology provider, Procore, has established its first office in Asia Pacific, which will be located in Sydney.

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Liebherr achieves third highest turnover in its history

Liebherr achieves third highest turnover in its history

Despite a difficult market environment, Liebherr has achieved the third highest turnover in the group's history, with sales for FY16 totalling a little over €9 billion (AU$13.14 billion). Compared to its record year of 2015 however, this represents a decrease of €228 million or 2.5%.

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Aquajet unveils world's smallest hydrodemolition robot

Aquajet unveils world's smallest hydrodemolition robot

Hydrodemolition machine manufacturer, Aquajet Systems AB, which was recently acquired by Brokk, has introduced the world's smallest hydrodemolition robot, the Aqua Cutter 410V.

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The bright side of the moon

The bright side of the moon

A team of researchers in the United States, have recently announced plans to colonise the moon and Mars by relying on a form of 3D printing to build structures.

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Civmec commences work on $80M shipbuilding facility

Civmec commences work on $80M shipbuilding facility

Multi-disciplinary heavy engineering constructor Civmec has commenced construction of Australia's largest undercover shipbuilding facility in Henderson, WA.

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A new generation of power

A new generation of power

The Federal government, has announced through the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), $2.1 million of recoupable funding support to deploy 1 MW of the 'SunSHIFT' technology in Rutherford, NSW.

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10,000 customers later…

10,000 customers later…

Komatsu have a lot to celebrate. Ten thousand Komatsu machines across Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia now beam information skyward in a constant exchange with satellites, control centres and customers.

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STEM subjects still on the agenda

STEM subjects still on the agenda

The federal government has reaffirmed its position on STEM subjects after criticism of its decision over 457 visas.

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