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
The Break Fast Show #405
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.
In conversation with Alexander Sturm of Sennebogen
Equipment manufacturer Sennebogen used the Bauma 2022 exhibition as the international launch-pad for its latest demolition excavator: The 830E. In this exclusive interview, we caught up with Sennebogen’s head of Business Unit Deconstruction & Demolition Machines Alexander Sturm to find out more about the new model and what marks Sennebogen demolition machines as unique in…Read moreRead more
The Break Fast Show #401
In today’s show: Liebherr steals the show; Yanmar unveils a new electric wheel loader; Wacker Neuson puts on an amazing display at Bauma 2022; and Komatsu demonstrates its gratitude. PLUS we will take you for a stroll among the diggers in the first of our Bauma 2022 walk-arounds.
EXCLUSIVE – Bauma 2022 preview show
With the massive Bauma 2022 show now just a few days away, DemolitionNews takes an exclusive look at just some of the equipment, attachments and systems that will be on display at the world’s biggest exhibition.
Opinion – Why THIS Bauma matters
“Construction exhibitions are a barometer of industry sentiment and sector confidence”. Although it took a well-earned and long-overdue break during the COVID-19 pandemic when exhibitions went into an enforced stasis, that is a cliché I have heard trotted out for some three decades now. Cliché or not, there is some truth in that statement. And…Read moreRead more
Electric Equipment – The unanswered questions
Construction and demolition manufacturers would have us believe that electric powered machines are the solution to at least some of the environmental challenges facing the sector. Questions still remain, however, over battery life, charging times, and the amount of work that can be accomplished on a single charge. But perhaps the biggest question that still…Read moreRead more