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HeidelbergCement’s acquisition of Italcementi finalized

October 24, 2016By

HeidelbergCement purchased the remaining Italcementi shares that had not been tendered in the mandatory tender offer.

John Deere unveils Tier 4 Final excavator

October 24, 2016By

John Deere’s 470G LC excavator is the latest member of the company’s production-class equipment lineup to be updated to meet Tier 4 Final emission standards.

Report: Construction starts to increase 5 percent in 2017

October 20, 2016By

Total U.S. construction starts for 2017 will advance 5 percent to $713 billion, says Dodge Data & Analytics in its 2017 Dodge Construction Outlook.

Kolberg-Pioneer adds washing, classifying manager

October 19, 2016By

Kolberg-Pioneer promoted Brett Casanova to washing and classifying product manager.

Construction starts fall 2 percent in September

October 18, 2016By

The value of new construction starts in September decreased 2 percent to an annual rate of $703.7 billion and a reading of 149 for the Dodge Index.

Rubble Master showcases latest innovations

October 17, 2016By

Rubble Master dealers and customers gathered at the company’s headquarters in Austria, where they saw recent innovations.

Cat CEO Oberhelman to retire

October 17, 2016By

Doug Oberhelman, chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc., plans to retire next year.

Caterpillar introduces collision avoidance system

October 14, 2016By

Caterpillar released a new collision avoidance system called Proximity Awareness, which is designed for surface vehicles.