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New Holland wins four AE50 Awards
New Holland Agriculture and Construction has been honored with four prestigious AE50 Awards for smart engineering innovations by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE).
December 17, 2014 – OEM Off-Highway

Three Volvo Group facilities earn top positions in Superior Energy Performance Program
Three Volvo Group North America sites occupy the top three positions in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Superior Energy Performance (SEP) program, recording the highest energy performance improvements among Platinum level partners.
December 17, 2014 – OEM Off-Highway

JLG reorganizes global AWP marketing group
JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, has reorganized its aerial work platform (AWP) product marketing team.
December 17, 2014 – Access International

Liebherr Construction, Mining Turnover Drops in 2014
For the 2014 business year, the Liebherr Group is currently anticipating an overall turnover of $10.99 billion. In the area of construction machines and mining, a decline is expected. For the other areas, the 2014 figures are higher than the previous year's.
December 17, 2014 – Construction Equipment

Krone Announces Opening Of New Technology Center In Germany
The worldwide headquarters' of Krone located in Spelle, Germany is pleased to announce the opening of their new Technology Center.
December 17, 2014 – AgriMarketing

Kondex Earns AE50 Award for New Disc Mower Knife Design
Kondex Corporation has been named a winner of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers' AE50 Award for a second consecutive year.
December 17, 2014 – Fond du Lac Reporter

Idaho Governor Visits Multiquip Boise Facility
Multiquip Inc. recently welcomed Idaho Governor C. L. "Butch" Otter and his executive team for a tour of its Boise, Idaho facility.
December 16, 2014 – forconstructionpros.com

AGCO Announces $500 Million Share Buyback Program
AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program of up to $500 million of the Company's common stock.
December 16, 2014 – AgriMarketing

CNH, Evogene To Develop Castor Bean Harvester
Evogene Ltd.(NYSE:EVGN) (TASE:EVGN) and CNH Industrial Latin America Ltda., a subsidiary of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE:CNHI) (MI:CNHI), announce today the ongoing cooperation between CNH Industrial and Evofuel Ltd., Evogene's wholly-owned subsidiary.
December 16, 2014 – AgriMarketing

JCB wins historic supply deal
JCB, Savannah, Ga., has secured one of the biggest engine supply deals in its history with an annual contract worth around $7 million.
December 14, 2014 – Rental Pulse

Robert Crain to Assume Responsibility for AGCO South America as of Jan. 1, 2015
AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announces that Robert Crain, senior vice president and general manager, North America, will take over responsibility for AGCO's South America region from André Carioba, senior vice president and general manager, South America, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
December 12, 2014 – Farm Equipment

Sandvik and Downer join forces on service solutions for mining materials handling projects
Sandvik Mining Systems and Downer EDI Limited (Downer) have announced a memorandum of agreement (MOA) that will see them offering high-level field service and maintenance solutions for mining materials handling projects around Australia.
December 12, 2014 – Mining World

DEUTZ to enter into new partnership with Zetor
In Czech agricultural machinery producer ZETOR TRACTORS, Cologne-based DEUTZ AG was able to secure another partner for long-term cooperation in the agricultural equipment sector.
December 12, 2014 – OEM Off-Highway

Cat announces officer changes
Caterpillar implemented officer changes that will be made effective Jan. 1, 2015.
December 12, 2014 – Pit & Quarry

ReachMaster to Distribute Dinolift in U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico
Finnish manufacturer Dinolift has named ReachMaster, Inc., Houston, Texas, as its new exclusive distributor in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. The agreement takes effect Jan. 1, 2015.
December 11, 2014 – Lift & Access

The Toro Co. posts fiscal 2014 increases
The Toro Co., Bloomington, Minn., has reported net earnings of $173.9 million on a net sales increase of 6.4 percent to $2.173 billion for its fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2014.
December 10, 2014 – Rental Pulse

Volvo and Mack open support center aimed at preventing truck downtime before it happens
Downtime is a killer for fleets with very real bottom line consequences. Customer support specialists for Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America calculate that a commerical vehicle downtime event today can cost a fleet as much as $2,000 a day per event. Obviously, mitigating or even avoiding costly downtime events is a high priority for fleets and the mission statement of Mack and Volvo's new Uptime Center in Greensboro, NC.
December 10, 2014 – Equipment World

Doosan Infracore, PSI Announce Gas Engine JV
Power Solutions International, Inc., Wood Dale, Ill. (PSI), and Doosan Infracore Co., Ltd., Incheon, South Korea, have announced a joint venture, Doosan PSI, LLC. The JV, equally owned by both companies, will design, develop, produce, market and distribute industrial gas power systems for the global markets, the announcement said.
December 10, 2014 – Diesel Progress

JLG's Frank Nerenhausen to Deliver Keynote Speech at IPAF Summit
Frank Nerenhausen, president of JLG Industries, is the keynote speaker at the IPAF Summit and he will explore emerging technologies and their potential application in the access industry under the title "Gimmicks or the Next Reality."
December 9, 2014 – forconstructionpros.com

Atlas Copco Releases Mobile App
Atlas Copco Construction Technique Business Area has launched an app for use with Apple and Android devices, tablets and smartphones.
December 9, 2014 – Construction Equipment

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