Author: P&E Staff

Arcapita Group Holdings Limited (“Arcapita” or “the Firm”), the global alternative asset manager, and RIKAZ, a prominent large-scale real estate developer in Saudi Arabia, today announced a partnership to collaborate on the development of a logistics park called “The Node” in Riyadh, which is designed to meet the specifications of prominent international and regional tenants. The Node is a 3 million square meter (“sqm”) development that is poised to become Riyadh’s premier logistics hub. The first phase of the project will cover an area of approximately 400,000 sqm that will house ‘grade A’ warehousing facilities, developed according to global standards…

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Tadano Ltd. announced its intention to realign its European manufacturing operations as part of its mid-term management plan, which was published on February 14th , 2024. The intended changes will affect Tadano’s European business operations and are aimed at establishing a framework that maximizes the strength of the company’s combined German and Japanese manufacturing capabilities. The envisaged changes in production are designed to enable the company to even better respond to the needs of the customers and to ensure that its products and services remain market-leading in the longer term. They will also serve to improve the speed of delivery…

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Collaboration will focus on developing regulation and incentives to foster the electric transition, in turn supporting Integrated Transport Center and Department of Municipalities and Transport target of decarbonizing road freight transport in the region by 30% by 2030 Einride, a freight mobility company that provides digital, electric and autonomous technology, today announced a joint cooperation with the Integrated Transport Center (ITC) and Abu Dhabi Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT) to scale electrification of road freight throughout the region. The signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will look to build out the Abu Dhabi portion of the Falcon Rise Grid, equating…

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Additionally, he will also take on the role and responsibility of Chief Executive Officer Gulf DHL Global Forwarding with immediate effect DHL Global Forwarding, the freight specialist arm of the DHL Group, recently announced its complete acquisition of Danzas AEI Emirates to further accelerate profitability and growth in the Middle East and Africa region. In line with this, Samer Kaissi has been appointed as Country Manager of DHL Global Forwarding UAE. He will take additional responsibility as Chief Executive Officer Gulf DHL Global Forwarding with immediate effect. Samer will report to Amadou Diallo, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding Middle East…

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Tata Motors, India’s leading multinational automobile manufacturer, today along with its authorised distributor, Tata Africa Holdings Limited, announced the commercial launch of its successful range of multipurpose heavy-duty trucks – Ultra T.9 and Ultra T.14, in South Africa. Designed to fulfil the rising need for safer, smarter and greener cargo mobility, the Ultra is perfectly suited for a wide variety of conventional and specialist logistics applications including bakery, FMCG, white goods, agriculture and construction. The Ultra range is engineered to deliver high productivity with best-in-class power & torque and fuel efficiency with lower total cost of ownership (TCO). The robustly…

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In pyro processing plants, cooling can be quite energy-intensive and impactful to plant performance, utilities and infrastructure. To tackle these challenges, Metso is introducing the Cross Flow Rotary Cooler. This innovative solution, which is part of Metso’s Planet Positive offering, utilizes the indirect heat exchange principle, where heat is transferred into a secondary air stream. The recovered heat can be used in other plant processes. “Metso has been designing and supplying rotary equipment like kilns, dryers and coolers for decades. We are particularly proud of the fact that we are always able to keep our equipment design state-of-the-art and to respond to…

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Construction company Tata Projects purchased two Potain MCT 565 A topless tower cranes for a new terminal building project at India’s largest airport. The company also rented three Potain MCT 385 A tower cranes from Rental Partners to provide full coverage to the huge infrastructure project. Tata Projects engaged Manitowoc Lift Solutions to increase the maximum jib on the MCT 565 A cranes from 80 to 85 m. Indian construction giant Tata Projects is leading construction on the impressive new Noida International Airport being built on the outskirts of New Delhi. To manage lifting work on the huge infrastructure development, the company purchased two…

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John Deere introduces the 950 P-Tier and 1050 P-Tier large dozer models, which boast advanced visibility and safety features as part of the transition to P-Tier. The P-Tier dozers have been upgraded with versatility and efficiency in mind, equipped with strategic enhancements for increased operational productivity and fuel savings. Improving its product portfolio of large dozer offerings, John Deere introduces the 950 P-Tier and 1050 P-Tier dozers as part of its performance tiering strategy. Previously in market as the 950K and 1050K, these robust machines are the next generation of models to join the increasing lineup of John Deere P-Tier dozers. The new…

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Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) will present its smallest wheeled excavator, the ZX95W-7, at Intermat on 24-27 April. Compact, agile, and with impressive lifting capacity, it is an ideal solution for urban job sites and responds to the growing need for versatile equipment to work in narrow spaces or restrictive areas. Like all Zaxis-7 wheeled excavators, the newcomer to the range has been designed to help owners and operators control their profitability, comfort, safety and uptime. Improve profit Owners can increase profits by working on a wider range of projects, including road and general construction, house building and utilities. Its compact…

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Epiroc, a leading provider of innovative solutions for the construction and mining industries, is proud to announce the latest enhancement to its Demolition Pulverizer range – the new Performance Booster for its DP 1820 Demolition Pulverizer. The DP 1820, initially launched at Bauma 2022, Germany, boasts a slim, modular design, to withstand the additional power of a Performance Booster. The DP 1820 is specifically tailored for carriers in the weight class of 15-22 tons. Now, with the introduction of the Performance Booster, Epiroc takes the DP 1820 to new heights by offering substantially higher performance compared to standard versions. Key benefits of the…

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