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Deutz claims Stage V engine development
German engine manufacturer Deutz has unveiled its new series of engines at Intermat, which claim to meet proposed Stage V emissions standards.
April 22, 2015 – Construction Europe

JLG Celebrates Production of 100,000th Telehandler at Intermat 2015
JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, will mark the production of its 100,000th telehandler with a charity auction event and other celebrations for customers and employees.
April 22, 2015 –

Scania CEO Named To Lead Volvo Group
AB Volvo announced that its board of directors has decided to appoint Martin Lundstedt, currently president and chief executive officer of the Scania Group, to the positions of president and chief executive officer of the Volvo Group, effective in October.
April 22, 2015 – Diesel Progress

Astec Sales Up 20 Percent in First Quarter
Astec Industries reported sales and earnings gains for 1Q 2015.
April 22, 2015 – Construction Equipment

With Intermat launch of 2 demo excavators, Volvo CE pres Weissburg says company "well-positioned" to ride value trend
Using the show to introduce a pair of new demolition excavators, Volvo Construction Equipment president Martin Weissburg also took time to discuss a trend currently affecting equipment markets.
April 22, 2015 – Equipment World

Atlas Copco Raises $31,000 for Nonprofit Group
Atlas Copco USA raised nearly $31,000 in individual and company-matched contributions for its employee-led Water for All charity organization.
April 22, 2015 – Compact Equipment

CNH Industrial Releases Sustainability Report
CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe Indices, has released its 2014 Sustainability Report (
April 21, 2015 – AED News

LiuGong Stepping into a New Era of R&D
LiuGong is preparing to launch its new Global Research and Development Centre in June of this year - a facility in Liuzhou, China, that will help to accelerate the technological proficiency in its machines.
April 21, 2015 – AED News

Kawasaki Consolidates Engine Operations
Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. said its Engines Division is consolidating all aspects of management and product development into a single facility in Grand Rapids, Mich.
April 20, 2015 – Diesel Progress

Case Consolidates Tech Services Under SiteSolutions Name
Case Construction Equipment has brought together under the name Case SiteSolutions all its services and technologies designed to complement the brand's equipment.
April 20, 2015 – Construction Equipment

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Scania Announce Partnership
Scania will supply engines for next-generation large excavators and wheel loaders made by Hyundai Heavy Industries' Construction Equipment division, under a new partnership.
April 20, 2015 – AED News

Modine announces conditional plans to close Iowa manufacturing facility
Modine Manufacturing Company, a diversified global leader in thermal management technology and solutions, announces conditional plans to close its manufacturing plant in Washington, IA.
April 17, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway

Caterpillar downsizes in Tasmania
The downsizing of Caterpillar in Burnie in Tasmania's north-west has stoked fears for the future of the state's mining industry.
April 17, 2015 – Mining World

Scania And Oshkosh Agree To Partnership
Swedish truck and bus manufacturer Scania said it has agreed to entered into a partnership with Oshkosh Corp., in which Scania will supply diesel engines for Oshkosh airport emergency response vehicles.
April 17, 2015 – Diesel Progress

Manitou's CEP Division Reports 40% Sales Increase in Q1
The Compact Equipment Products division (CEP), including Gehl and Mustang, reported an increase of 40 percent in sales compared to Q1 2014.
April 17, 2015 – Construction Equipment

Manitowoc Wins Major Ruling
Bloomberg Business News is reporting that Manitowoc Co., the heavy equipment maker that's splitting itself in two, won a trade case to block Sany Heavy Industry Co.'s industrial cranes from the U.S. market.
April 17, 2015 – Construction Equipment Guide

Bandit Industries completes fourth plant expansion in nine months
Bandit Industries recently completed the forth plant expansion in nine months to keep up with increasing demand for its equipment.
April 17, 2015 – Canadian Rental Service

Komatsu and GE to Enter 'Big Data' Technology Partnership
Komatsu and GE announced a partnership that will provide big data analysis to mining customers.
April 16, 2015 – Construction Equipment

Another Acquisition For Caterpillar
After a period of very large acquisitions, i.e. Bucyrus, Caterpillar Inc., now seems to be moving down a path of smaller, niche moves to expand various product or fill holes in their offerings.
April 15, 2015 – Diesel Progress

Bomag's New Headquarters Strengthens Relationships
Bomag Americas recently relocated its North American headquarters to Ridgeway, S.C.
April 15, 2015 – Construction Equipment Guide

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