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HOCHTIEF consortium reaches financial close for A7 PPP project
29 August, 2014 A consortium of HOCHTIEF PPP Solutions, Dutch Infrastructure Fund (DIF), and KEMNA BAU Andreae has reached financial close for the A7 public-private partnership project in Schleswig-Holstein and the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.

LATEST FEATURES

Rigid and flexible, light and heavy
28 August, 2014 This summer, TII’s Scheuerle division invited press and clients to the handover of its biggest ever bridge girder, the STB 550, to the UK’s Collett Transport. Will North spoke to TII Sales president Bernd Schwengsbier about the company’s record of innovation.David Collett explains why his company chose the STB550, and we look at it’s first job.
  • The impact factor
    Goldhofer’s Innovation Days customer event this year gave the company a chance to show off new products, including a new 60t SPMT, a transporter with an expanding wheel base, a new axle system for its semi-trailers, and the firth of its Faktor 5 bridge girders. Will North reports from the event.
  • Grasping the opportunity
    The US has committed to significant investment into its network of ports in a bid to increase capacity, improve business and create growth. We look at some of the latest developments in this ever-changing field.
  • Competing on the global stage
    At this year’s ConExpo, Will North spoke to senior staff of crane manufacturers around the world, about the market for their products, and their strategy for the coming year. From Terex, Manitowoc and Link-Belt in the US, via Liebherr in Europe, to Zoomlion in China and Tadano in Japan, all our looking to increase the global spread of their sales, and often production, as individual regional markets remain unreliable.


LATEST PROJECTS

Nakheel - Rented Villas, Dubai, UAE
29 August, 2014 The project involves the construction of residential community.