Author: P&E Staff

Doosan Infracore has announced that it has signed contracts to deliver a total of 221 construction machines in countries in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America this year. The company has taken an order for a total of 50 mid- to large-sized excavators, including 30 DX340LC and 20 DX480LC models, from a local construction company that won the runway expansion project for Hong Kong International Airport. In Thailand, Doosan Infracore signed a large supply contract for a total of 38 excavators and wheel loaders for a mine development and civil construction company that had previously used products from…

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Heavy-duty construction models delivered to UAE transportation company, Al Jadawel Land Transport Fujairah-based company planning to switch entire fleet to Renault Trucks models K 480 models prioritize driver comfort, reliability, and fuel efficiency to maximize profitability. Renault Trucks has announced the delivery of ten K 480 heavy-duty construction models to one of the UAE’s leading construction material transportation companies, Al Jadawel Land Transport. The ten Renault Trucks models are part of a total fleet size of 98, and Al Jadawel Land Transport plans to turn the whole fleet to Renault Trucks by end of next year. The Fujairah-based company will…

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Hyster has announced its 10-18 tonne lift capacity trucks are now available with an electric drivetrain, helping businesses achieve zero-emissions objectives by making the switch to electric forklifts. The new Hyster J10-18XD lift trucks lift up to 18-tonnes and feature lithium-ion battery packs providing full power and acceleration, comparable to a diesel forklift but with no emissions. “This is a breakthrough for businesses in heavy industry that are keen to achieve green objectives in factories, warehouses and yards,” says Jan-Willem van den Brand, Director Global Market Development, Big Trucks, for Hyster. “With support from Hyster, the transition to clean electric…

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MB Crusher introduced the new MB-HDS523 shafts screener bucket, designed to increase productivity on the job site. Powered by two motors, the MB-HDS523 is compatible with excavators with an operating weight ranging from 30 tons to 45 tons. The bucket is meant for industries where power and sturdiness are essential, such as quarries and large earthmoving projects. The MB-HDS523 is the only HDS unit with five shafts positioned to ensure a greater production rate and processing speed. The “V Shaft System” design precisely creates a simultaneous dual screening effect and increases production. The parts that are subject to wear are…

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When you’re running truck fleets in the hundreds, optimal fuel consumption, low maintenance costs and minimum breakdowns are the all-important criteria that logistics operators look for in a truck. Ticking all these boxes and then some, the brand-new DAF XF trucks fit this bill for a leading logistic group in South Africa, who collectively placed an order for 100 new DAF XF 480 trucks. Operating in the tipper, tautliner and tanker transport sectors, the new DAF XF trucks will be used by various companies within the group for bulk transportation of manganese, coal, chrome, maize and fertiliser (Comotrans); transporting of…

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This time-saving and cost-efficient method for the float-off was performed for the first time in the Kingdom. Built at Zamil Shipyard in the port of Dammam, two floating drydocks, intended for maintenance and repair works of naval crafts in Saudi Arabia, are being commissioned by Constructions Mécaniques de Normandie (CMN), a French naval ship design and construction company. Mammoet’s Saudi Arabia branch was contracted by CMN to launch the drydocks via float-off operation. Using its vast expertise in marine load-out and float-off operations, Mammoet undertook all engineering, procurement, logistics and execution for the successful float-off of the drydocks. In the…

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Thermo King, a leader in transport temperature control solutions and a brand of Trane Technologies, announced that the Al-Babtain Group, a sole distributor of Nissan and Renault brands in the State of Kuwait, selected Thermo King as the refrigeration systems of choice for their vans. As part of the agreement between Yali & Alayyan Trading Co., the authorized dealer of Thermo King in Kuwait, the AlBabtain Group will install over 700 Thermo King refrigeration units on Nissan and Renault vans throughout 2021. “By Collaborating with Thermo King and Yali & Alayyan Trading Co., we now have direct access to the…

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Cost-effective team player of the latest generation With its new mobile cone crusher MOBICONE MCO 90(i) EVO2, Kleemann has created the perfect supplement to the jaw crushing plant MOBICAT MC 110(i) EVO2. The innovative cone crusher scores with high economy, intelligent control engineering and top product quality. Innovative ideas for higher productivity With innovative new developments installed in the robust MOBICONE MCO 90(i) EVO2, Kleemann offers its users from quarrying and contracting companies decisive quality advantages on a typical workday. During daily work in medium-hard to hard stone – mainly in the 2nd or 3rd crushing stage – cone crushers…

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ACWA Power, a leading Saudi developer, investor and operator of power generation and desalinated water plants, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Neutral Fuels, the GCC’s largest biofuel producer, for future collaboration on the supply of its Net Zero Biofuel™ for Saudi Arabia’s most ambitious regenerative tourism project on the Red Sea coast. The ACWA Power-led consortium was awarded The Red Sea Development Company’s highest value contract to design, build, operate and transfer The Red Sea Project’s sustainable utilities infrastructure in November 2020. Once complete, the destination will become the first project of its scale in the world…

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