BUSINESS


Kinshofer acquires Doherty Group

Kinshofer acquires Doherty Group

Published 22/2 at 12:48

Kinshofer, one of the world’s leading sources of high quality excavator and loader crane attachments, recently announced the acquisition of the Doherty Group, a New Zealand based excavator attachment manufacturer.

Transforming customers’ business - New distributor for ALLU

Published 22/2 at 12:47

ALLU is proud to announce that the Qld Rock Breakers division of RD Williams is its new distributor throughout Australia.

Enrico Prandini to be new CECE President

Published 22/2 at 12:47

As of January 1 2018 Enrico Prandini is the new president of CECE. Previously the first vice president, he succeeds Bernd Holz. The CECE presidency is a rotating post held for two consecutive years by each of the associations representing their member nations.

Breaking new ground at Worthy Down

Breaking new ground at Worthy Down

Published 22/2 at 12:45

Working on the site since 2015 as part of the Skanska £280 million MOD Wellesley development, Keltbray Remediation has used an innovative remediation technique at Worthy Down near Winchester, UK.

Taylor & Braithwaite new Rubble Master distributor for northern UK

Published 22/2 at 12:44

Rubble Master, the leading mobile compact crushing manufacturer has recently appointed Taylor and Braithwaite (T&B) as its exclusive distributor for the northern part of the UK.

Record growth for Rubble Master in 2017

Published 22/2 at 12:43

Austrian mobile crushing and screening manufacturer Rubble Master has reported a 27% increase in turnover in 2017. Growth has been put down to strong products and a successful expansion of its sales network, as well as developments in its customer and supplier relationships.

Two become one: Kern-Deudiam gets new logo

Two become one: Kern-Deudiam gets new logo

Published 22/2 at 12:42

Sometimes something very small can cause something very big to happen. Thus new packaging for its diamond cutting discs was the reason that Kern-Deudiam had a new logo designed which has led to a common identity for the company.

Greg Mahoney

Greg Mahoney

Published 22/2 at 12:40

Following a battle with a serious illness, it is with great sadness that the death of former president of the CSDAA, Greg Mahoney, has been announced. He will be remembered as a loyal and loving husband to Jenny, and loving father to James and Emma.

Hilti breaks CHF 5 billion sales mark

Hilti breaks CHF 5 billion sales mark

Published 22/2 at 12:38

2017 saw the Hilti Group continue to grow throughout all business regions with sales increasing significantly to CHF 5.1 billion (€4.4 billion). Year on year sales were up +10.8% in Swiss Francs and +9.6% in local currencies.

Deutz apprentice the best in Germany in his field

Published 22/2 at 12:37

The Deutz apprenticeship scheme has once again been recognised as being among the best in the industry. On 4 December 2017, Deutz apprentice Kai Wollenweber, received an award at the ‘Best in Germany Ceremony’ in Berlin for achieving the best result in the metal technology specialist exam.

2018 is looking good for Dynaset

Published 22/2 at 12:35

Dynaset had a great year in 2017, with the company's turnover growing by over 20%. The company released new silent hydraulic motors, which are now integrated into the vast range of its products.

Mark Krchmar – 1960-2017

Mark Krchmar – 1960-2017

Published 18/12, 2017 at 13:47

PDi Magazine is very sorry to report on the passing of Mark Krchmar. Mark was a great concrete cutting and demolition professional and PDi has reported on his work several times over the years. He was also active in several Facebook groups for concrete cutters and also a great mechanic renovating nice old cars.

Industry meetings are worth the time

Industry meetings are worth the time

Published 18/12, 2017 at 13:42

In the US the Construction and Demolition Recycling Association will hold its annual meeting at the show C&D World in Nashville, Tennessee on 10 to 13 February 2018.

Danish operator wins Case Rodeo International Final

Danish operator wins Case Rodeo International Final

Published 18/12, 2017 at 13:41

The world’s most skilful construction machinery operators came face-to-face at the 2017 Case Rodeo International Final in France in October. The annual competition brought together the top finishers from national Case Rodeo competitions across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Traxx Australia hires Bert Myburgh

Traxx Australia hires Bert Myburgh

Published 18/12, 2017 at 13:40

Traxx Construction Products in Australia has hired Bert Myburgh. He joins Shah Manning's team at Traxx SA / NT, with responsibility for all diamond tool and equipment sales and marketing throughout South Australia and Northern Territory.

Genesis promotes Mike Booth

Genesis promotes Mike Booth

Published 18/12, 2017 at 13:36

In the US Genesis Attachments has promoted Mike Booth to product manager. In this new role, Booth will be responsible for internally managing the GHB hydraulic breaker and GCG cyclone rock and concrete grinder product lines.

LiuGong holds global dealer meeting

LiuGong holds global dealer meeting

Published 18/12, 2017 at 12:34

LiuGong held its 2017 Global dealer conference in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China in November. With the theme of “Innovation Creates the Future”, LiuGong shared its 60 years’ heritage as well as the future expectations with more than 1000 delegates of government officials, industry leaders, LiuGong dealer representatives, media friends and LiuGong employees from over 70 countries.

Keltbray joins the 5% club

Keltbray joins the 5% club

Published 18/12, 2017 at 12:32

In the UK Keltbray Group has joined the 5% Club, a movement of nearly 250 employers focused on creating momentum behind the recruitment of apprentices, sponsored students and graduates into the workforce.

Hilti - a top international employer

Hilti - a top international employer

Published 18/12, 2017 at 12:31

Hilti has been ranked 22nd out of 25 of the world’s best multinational employers by the Great Place to Work organization.

Blue Group Appoint new chief executive

Blue Group Appoint new chief executive

Published 18/12, 2017 at 12:28

Blue Group has appointed Adrian Murphy as Group chief executive officer. Working closely with the four owner directors, Murphy will initially look to bring increased coordination across the various businesses within the Group, as well as develop a strong growth strategy.

Join our Newsletter

Free Subscription

PDi TV

Info

×