Equipment & Technology


Roads week on WCN: Recycling our roads

26 Aug 2016 | Global

Recycling has never been more popular, with people encouraged to set aside paper, food, glass, plastic and more. But what about recycling our roads? Roads deteriorate over time, and rehabilitating works have to be carried out regularly — road signs warning about roadworks are a common sight. ...

3D Printing in the construction industry

15 Jun 2016 | Global

What links novelty personalised figurines, prosthetic body parts, components for cars and fighter jets, jewellery, guitars — and now, houses?They’re all on the list of objects that have been created using 3D printing technology. And while some of those projects will probably prove to be pass ...

Cranes at Bauma: Part 1

20 May 2016 | Europe

As always at Bauma, the skyline was filled with the latest crane models – here are some of the highlights.

Cranes at Bauma: Part 2

20 May 2016 | Europe

As always at Bauma, the skyline was filled with the latest crane models – here are some of the highlights.

Cranes at Bauma: Part 3

20 May 2016 | Europe

As always at Bauma, the skyline was filled with the latest crane models – here are some of the highlights.

Bauma 2016 in pictures

20 Apr 2016 | Europe

April saw trade show Bauma descend on Munich once again, and as ever the stats were mind-boggling. More than half a million visitors came from 200 different countries over the seven days, to do business with the more than 3,500 companies exhibiting their products and services. No official st ...

The Koralm connection

22 Jan 2016 | Europe

Involving tunnelling through 33km of mountain, the Koralm railway tunnel is set to become the longest entirely within Austrian territory.

Ceneri: A link in the chain

31 Dec 2015 | Europe

The Ceneri base tunnel is an integral part of the New Rail Link through the Alps. Sally Spencer reports.

Strait Talking

31 Dec 2015 | Asia, Europe, Middle East

When workers broke through the Eurasia Tunnel in August 2015, it marked not only the first time Europe and Asia were connected by a road tunnel, but also represented the crowning achievement for one of the world’s most challenging tunnelling projects.

Euro Vision

31 Dec 2015 | Europe

The number of projects and the technical capabilities used by the tunnelling market in Europe has strengthened and expanded over the past two decades. Keren Fallwell reports.


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