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Changing the dynamics of tower crane training

Changing the dynamics of tower crane training

CM Lab Simulations has launched what it says is the world's first luffing tower crane simulator, promising to accelerate student operator training and reduce costs by up to 75%.

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Manitowoc appoints WATM as exclusive SA dealer

Manitowoc appoints WATM as exclusive SA dealer

Manitowoc has announced it is increasing its support to customers in the South Australian market with the appointment of WATM Crane Sales & Service as their exclusive dealer for the state.

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A closer look at business cases raises questions about 'priority' national infrastructure projects

A closer look at business cases raises questions about 'priority' national infrastructure projects

Infrastructure Australia's latest infrastructure has been criticised for being "too Sydney-centric" and for giving Melbourne's East West Link, cancelled in 2014, "high priority" status. The cancelled Roe 8 project in Perth was removed from the list.

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Site access construction work starts at Cattle Hill wind farm

Site access construction work starts at Cattle Hill wind farm

Goldwind Australia has initiated site access construction works for its 144MW Cattle Hill wind project, located in the Central Highlands of Tasmania.

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Liebherr's turnover highest in history

Liebherr's turnover highest in history

Liebherr Group has announced the highest turnover in the Group's history, with total sales amounting to €9,845 million (AU$15,678.32 million).

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First turbine assembled at Bodangora Wind Farm

First turbine assembled at Bodangora Wind Farm

History has been made in the Wellington region, with the first turbine being assembled and installed at the Bodangora Wind Farm, marking a milestone moment for Infigen Energy.

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Introducing Trimble's New GNSS receiver

Introducing Trimble's New GNSS receiver

Trimble has announced its new MPS865 (Marine Positioning System) multi-frequency and multi-application GNSS receiver.

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New vertical column bearing pads engineered to provide long-term protection against floor slab stresses

New vertical column bearing pads engineered to provide long-term protection against floor slab stresses

New vertical bearing pads are being introduced by Hercules Engineering for use on column applications where multi-story buildings may be subject to minute but potential damaging movement affecting the vertical pile caps and floor slabs.

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Building a stronger business

Building a stronger businessLock icon2

Cash is king in any industry, but this is especially true for the construction sector.

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Earthmoving and construction takes centre stage at DDT Expo 2018

Earthmoving and construction takes centre stage at DDT Expo 2018Lock icon2

The earthmoving and construction industry were on show with more than 200 exhibitors and stands crammed with all the latest technology being featured during the first day of the 2018 National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo at Penrith Panthers' lakeside grounds in Sydney's west.

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