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WCTS Asia in Singapore: call for papers!
Industry professionals invited to submit proposals for October event
Offshore lifting: record breaking projects
ICST reports on the latest offshore heavy lifting projects
‘Record’ carbon output for buildings and construction
CO2 produced by construction and buildings hit a record-high in 2021 
Altrad completes Sparrows acquisition
Acquisition strengthens Altrad’s renewables offering
World’s 10 most expensive cities to build in
North American cities feature heavily in list of most expensive cities in the world to build in 
G7 leaders reveal US$600bn infrastructure plan
Partnership for Global Infrastructure has been viewed as an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative 
Top ten most expensive cities for construction
What is the most expensive city in the world to build in? 
Record construction equipment sales in 2021
Global construction equipment sales grew 10% last year with demand expected to remain high in 2022
African nations impacted as China tightens Belt and Road
China tightens Belt and Road financing, with impact of Covid-19 partly to blame, according to a news report from Reuters
Construction equipment sales on course for ‘record’ year
Sales predicted to reach record volume of 1.13 million in 2021 and remain robust in 2022 
Allied Crane Hire adds mobile crane to fleet
The crane and heavy transport company Allied Crane Hire has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1230-5.1
LES appoints Botswana distribution partner
The partnership will help sell the Lifting Equipment Store (LES) product range to large companies, including Botswana mines
‘Record’ construction sales predicted for 2021
Off-Highway Research says construction equipment sales of US$110 billion to occur this year
Palfinger loader crane aids crucial African water supply
Palfinger delivered a PK 23500 truck with a loader crane to Djibouti, Africa.
Liebherr Rostock produces 1,300th maritime crane
Landmark LHM 550 mobile harbour crane will be the eighth Rostock machine installed at the Port of Tema in Ghana 
Mammoet in South African ship move
Mammoet South Africa used jacks and SPMT to move a 600 tonne ship to a dock in South Africa
Gantry removes generator
Enerpac hydraulic gantry moves 470 tonne generator at power station in Algeria
Two new Konecranes bound for Nigerian port
Tincan Island Container Terminal expands lifting capacity with Gottwald Model 7 harbour cranes
SMIT and Boskalis free the Ever Given
Maritime and salvage specialists use 13 tugs to move the 200,000 tonne vessel blocking the Suez Canal in Egypt 
Fagioli wins oil and gas trio
Three major oil and gas contracts worth US$ 97 million won by Fagioli
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