In conversation with John Christofides, Bobcat

At Bauma 2022, Bobcat showcased a number of new machines and innovations that place it at the very cutting edge of demolition and construction equipment development. In this exclusive conversation, we caught up with Bobcat’s John Christofides to find out how Bobcat maintained its high level of innovation and product development even during the COVID-19…Read moreRead more

In conversation with Timur Abied, Volvo Construction Equipment

When it comes to the electrification of demolition equipment, Volvo Construction Equipment is thinking outside the box and inside the building. In this exclusive interview with Timur Abied, we discuss the potential application of electric mini excavators as a replacement for the manual labour involved in the soft stripping of structures prior to demolition and…Read moreRead more

In conversation with Bill Law, Volvo Construction Equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment has nailed its colours firmly to the sustainability mast with its Change starts here initiative. In this exclusive interview with Bill Law that was shot at the world-famous Nurburgring race circuit, we hear how the company is putting emissions reduction and sustainability at the very heart of all that it is doing.

Volvo is reshaping motorsport

Volvo Construction Equipment is taking a truly active roll in the World Rallycross Championships. Not content with forming a team to compete in the race series, the company is helping design and maintain circuits AND has made a major contribution to on-track safety. Check out this EXCLUSIVE interview with Volvo Construction Equipment’s Arvid Rinaldo:

Bauma’s hottest high reach excavators

Things are looking up in the high reach demolition excavator arena with Liebherr, Kobelco, Sennebogen, KTEG, Hitachi and Komatsu all vying for attention during the recent Bauma 2022 exhibition.

The Break Fast Show #405

n today’s show: We’re talking future fuels and technology with Hyundai Construction Equipment; there’s an exclusive look at the all-new and all-electric TX7 compact loader from Bobcat; it’s plane sailing with FAE; and there is a familiar-looking elf that will not be left on the shelf this Christmas. PLUS we’re giving you an exclusive insight…Read moreRead more

In conversation with Dr Hubertus Muenster, Hyundai Construction Equipment

One of the companies making the biggest splash at the recent Bauma 2022 exhibition was unquestionably Hyundai Construction Equipment Europe. The company staked its claim as an innovation leader, showcasing its first hydrogen-fuelled excavator, electric mini excavators and even a demolition specification wheel loader. In this exclusive interview, DemolitionNews’ Mark Anthony caught up with Hyundai’s…Read moreRead more

Opinion – Demolition equipment is NOT a lifestyle sell

Have you noticed how the latest wave of TV advertisements for mobile phones seem to mention everything EXCEPT the function for which the device was originally invented? The manufacturers will talk at length about how you can now shoot cinematic video on one of the numerous cameras packed into the device. How people can be…Read moreRead more

In conversation with Dan Smith, Dehaco BV

The name Dehaco BV is already synonymous with high quality dust suppression systems. But the company is not resting on its laurels. In fact, the latest innovation from the Dutch manufacturer minimises consumption of both energy and water while providing the dust suppression characteristics for which the company is known In this exclusive conversation, DemolitionNews…Read moreRead more

In conversation with Timo Vestweber of KTEG GmbH

KTEG GmbH reconfirmed its position as a growing force in the high reach demolition excavator arena with an impressive display of new equipment at Bauma 2022. In this exclusive interview, KTEG’s Timo Vestweber takes us behind the scenes of the very latest models from the KTEG stable.