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New UAV saves 75% of time gathering data

New UAV saves 75% of time gathering dataLock icon

Identified Technologies is a company focused on increasing project visibility and team productivity with drones for the construction industry and others.

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Building health: wilderness therapy

Building health: wilderness therapyLock icon

Heard of the phrase? No? Neither had I until recently when I took a group of clients on an off-the-grid hiking trip in Canada. We travelled to the alpine coast mountains, 12 hours north west of Vancouver in British Columbia.

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Tadano gains ground in Thailand

Tadano gains ground in ThailandLock icon

Tadano's first direct in Thailand was in 2012, when it set up its manufacturing subsidiary. This year, to respond to the needs of the Thai market, the Japanese crane manufacturer has set up a joint venture with its Thai truck loader crane distributor Italthai Industrial Co., Ltd. (ITI), effective from May 2017.

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Cold recycling with foamed bitumen - a pioneering formula

Cold recycling with foamed bitumen - a pioneering formulaLock icon

Resource-saving technologies are in greater demand than ever before. The Wirtgen cold recycling process has been proving its credentials for many years and already meets the demands of tomorrow.

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Asia's massive infrastructure needs offer opportunities for Australia

Asia's massive infrastructure needs offer opportunities for AustraliaLock icon

The Global Infrastructure Hub recently chronicled the infrastructure needs of 50 countries through to 2040. The findings of the report, the Global Infrastructure Outlook, show that three of the five countries with the biggest infrastructure needs are in Asia: China, India, and Japan.

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Intel insight: data is the new oil

Intel insight: data is the new oilLock icon

Intel launch a new drone data analysis platform, capable of detecting changes between inspections.

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Digitalisation in the aggregates industry - what does it all mean?

Digitalisation in the aggregates industry - what does it all mean?Lock icon

The Australian aggregates industry provides the materials for Australia's infrastructure, including our roads, railways, bridges, ports, airports and engineering construction projects. It is estimated to generate around $7 billion and employs 18,000 Australians directly and a further 80,000 indirectly.

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Towering achievement for Sydney Metro Northwest

Towering achievement for Sydney Metro NorthwestLock icon

The two towers for Sydney Metro's iconic cable-stayed railway bridge over Windsor Road at Rouse Hill were erected recently.

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Technology guiding the way

Technology guiding the wayLock icon

The ability of a microtunnelling contractor to achieve accuracy is a critical factor in the success of an installation. In the past, this largely relied on the operator's skill in the operation of the available equipment, but with new advances in technology, contractors have the tools available to assist them in achieving greater accuracy on every project.

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Chinese enter golden age

Chinese enter golden ageLock icon

The Japanese and Koreans took their shot at crane manufacturing in the 60s and 80s respectively and have had success that continues today. But now, one company is convinced the Chinese will soon become a force to be reckoned with.

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