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Link-Belt opens training center
Crane manufacturer Link-Belt has opened a new training and quality assurance center at the Link-Belt headquarters in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.
November 27, 2015 – International Cranes

John Deere sales down 20 percent in FY2015
Deere & Company worldwide net sales and revenues decreased 25 percent for the fourth quarter and were down 20 percent for the full year.
November 25, 2015 – Farm & Dairy

Tadano sales up 6%
Financial results from Japanese crane manufacturer Tadano for the first half of the fiscal year 2015 show sales up 6.2 % at JPY 104 billion (US$ 868 million) against JPY 98 billion ($818 million) for the same April to September period in 2014.
November 24, 2015 – International Cranes

Bobcat Awards $4,000 in Grants to Support STEM Programs
Bobcat Co. recently donated six grants totaling $4,000 to middle and high school classrooms in North Dakota and Minnesota to support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs.
November 24, 2015 – AED News

Carraro and Bonfiglioli together to develop O&K Antriebstechnik
An important agreement, aimed at developing the German company O&K Antriebstechnik-owned by Carraro Group, specialized in the design and manufacture of components (planetary gears) for track machines and cranes, mining machines and marine applications-was presented today in Milan by Sonia Bonfiglioli, Bonfiglioli Riduttori SpA Chairman, and by Enrico Carraro, Carraro SpA Chairman.
November 23, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway

SAME Frutteto S ActiveDrive receives Tractor of the Year 2016 award
SAME Frutteto S ActiveDrive was awarded the "Best of Specialized" prize in the Tractor of the Year 2016 awards.
November 23, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway

DEUTZ-FAHR Driver Extended Eyes technology wins Agritechnica Innovation award
An international committee of experts awarded DEUTZ-FAHR a silver medal in the Agritechnica Innovation Awards 2015 for the Driver Extended Eyes innovation, a camera-based system which focuses on safety.
November 23, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway

Caterpillar Forecasts Lower Chinese Demand for Equipment
Caterpillar warned this week that it does not expect Chinese demand to recover to the peak years of 2010-2012, according to several media reports quoting comments by Tom Pellette, the Caterpillar group president for construction equipment
November 20, 2015 – RER

Xylem continues South Africa expansion
Pump manufacturer Xylem has added to its facility in Rustenburg, South Africa, to offer enhanced service options and a greater range of products.
November 20, 2015 – International Rental News

Raven Industries reaches supply agreement with CNH Industrial
Raven Industries and CNH Industrial N.V. have established a new long-term agreement, strengthening the partnership between the two companies.
November 20, 2015 – AG Professional

Case 750M Dozer First to Roll Out of Expanded Iowa Plant
A Case 750M crawler dozer was the first unit to roll off the expanded production facility at Burlington, Iowa.
November 20, 2015 – Construction Equipment

Cummins Announces Stock Buyback
Cummins will repurchase another $1 billion in shares upon completion of the existing $1 billion buyback approved in July 2014.
November 19, 2015 – Construction Equipment

Caterpillar Celebrates 30 Years of Backhoe-loader Production with Anniversary Machines
On September 24, 2015, Caterpillar's Building Construction Products (BCP) Division Desford, UK, facility kicked off the celebration of 30 years of backhoe-loader production at the facility with a two-day anniversary event.
November 19, 2015 –

Pierce To Supply Chassis To Canada's Maximetal
Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corp. company, announced that it will sell its Pierce Saber custom chassis to Maximetal, Inc., Saint-Georges de Beauce, Quebec, Canada.
November 19, 2015 – Diesel Progress

Buddy Dieter, Haulotte VP of Sales and Rental Veteran, Dies at 58
Leroy "Buddy" Dieter, vice president of sales for Haulotte North America, died last week at his home at the age of 58.
November 18, 2015 – RER

STEYR Terrus CVT receives award at Agritechnica 2015
The new Terrus CVT, the flagship tractor from STEYR, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V., has been recognized by the "Machine of the Year 2016" awards.
November 17, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway

Case IH's New Optum CVX Tractor Receives Industry Award
The new Optum CVX tractor from Case IH, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), has been recognised as a "Machine of the Year 2016" in the large tractor category.
November 17, 2015 – Agri-Marketing

New Holland Agriculture's T7.315 Tractor Is a 2016 Machine of the Year
The latest edition of Agritechnica saw New Holland Agriculture, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), receive a "Machine of the Year 2016" award for its new T7.315 tractor in the Oberklasse Traktor (Large Tractor) Category.
November 17, 2015 – Agri-Marketing

Kinze Reinforces Its Commitment to R&D
In a November 12 letter to its dealers , Kinze Manufacturing, Williamsburg, Iowa, provided several updates against the backdrop of recent M&A news and a follow up on the dealer conference call earlier in the week from Senior Global Product Manager Eric Nettleton.
November 17, 2015 – Agri-Marketing

New Facility for Terex Aerial Work Platforms
Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), the manufacturer of Genie aerial lifts, will open the doors to its new Redmond, Wash. facility in December.
November 17, 2015 – Diesel Progress

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