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Volvo CE battery-electric machines at work in Switzerland
Electric compact machines from Volvo Construction Equipment are being put through their paces by Swiss customers.
JCB develops hydrogen-fueled engine
Engine is suitable for use in a range of equipment including loadalls, excavators and backhoes
CentroMotion acquires Carlisle Brake & Friction
US-based CentroMotion will acquire Carlisle Brake & Friction from Carlisle Companies Incorporated.
Altaaqa partners with AFC Energy on fuel cell gensets
Saudi Arabian rental company and AFC Energy sign memorandum of understanding to develop hydrogen fuel cell products
Moxion targets construction with battery power sets
Californian company has raised US$10 million to develop its manufacturing capacity and power rentals business
Gaussin introduces zero-emission heavy-duty truck skateboard chassis
Company targets solution at new and established truck OEMs, bodybuilders, autonomous navigation software firms.
Doosan Infracore completes first battery pack prototype
Development will accelerate battery pack and electrified products business, company said
Bauma postponed to October 2022
Vaccine roll-out and unhindered travel essential for successful event, says show organiser
Loxam first to offer hydrogen fuel cell generator
Deal with hydrogen specialist EODev sees Loxam move towards zero-emissions with fuel cell GEH2 genset 
JCB “very unlikely” to be attending traditional trade shows in future
Another trade show setback following Volvo’s recent Bauma decision
The good year of Flash Battery
Flash Battery increased workforce and turnover in 2020. Inaugurated new headquarter and sealed international partnerships.
Northvolt to supply Pon Equipment with battery systems for excavators
Northvolt to supply battery systems for the electrification of Pon Equipment engineered Z-line excavators, with an initial delivery of 90 systems.
EcoMix electric mixer drive
ZF Friedrichshafen introduced the electric mixer drive EcoMix CMe with an electro-mechanic transmission replacing all hydraulic components, driven by an integrated electric motor.
Wacker Neuson expands and updates products
Wacker Neuson has further expanded it range of light and compact products, including a new version of its battery powered concrete vibrator
PVE announces electric crawler cranes
New series of lattice and telescopic boom electric crawler cranes to be available from PVE
Komatsu, Proterra to collaborate on battery-electric excavator
Proterra and Komatsu will leverage Proterra’s battery technology for the development of Komatsu’s first battery-electric middle class hydraulic excavator.
Management promotions at KHL Group
KHL Group has made changes to its senior management team including the creation of a three-person Executive Group
Loxam launches ‘Loxgreen’ low emissions fleet
Loxam Group has launched Loxgreen, a low emissions equipment fleet
Conexpo-Con/Agg online news service goes live
The new online editorial news service from CONEXPO-CON/AGG has gone live today
Vermeer Buys Electric Directional Drill Technology
Vermeer Corp. announced it has acquired electric-powered horizontal directional drilling (HDD) and fluid systems technology from Dutch manufacturer Normag. Through this acquisition,
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