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4 Editorial Comments

5 Panorama

Panama: First underground rail line for Panama City

Algeria: 1,216 km in 40 months

Austria: Terex rigid dump trucks prove ideal for limestone hauling

USA: Heavy breakers for rip-rap stone supplier in Virginia

Argentina: New Holland lends a hand at removing volcanic ash

UAE: Liebherr cranes top out Doha ahead of schedule

USA: Self-erectors for downtown complex

Qatar: Dynapac to upgrade the road system

UAE: Unic shows its strength at the Big 5

11 Venezuela

Robot assists with repairs to Guri Dam spillway

13 Italy

Another Case for demanding waste-to-energy centre


Winning contracts with streamlined planning, tighter bids and lower construction costs

18 Liebherr find winning formula in tough global economic times


Surface miners show the way in iron ore mining

22 Plant operators put to the test

  • Europe’s best ‘Cowboys’ finale at the Case Rodeo 2011
  • New Holland Construction Grand Prix Finale 2011
  • Belgium winner at Volvo CE European Operators Club Final

30 A new exhibition opens tracing the history of JCB


27 New range of hydraulic compactor attachments

28 New rough terrain crane from Tadano

33 Cat Launches 2 new pipelayers

34 The Atlas Copco CC 950 with hydraulic rotation device

34 New Instrument Panel on Bobcat 2-5 t

35 W 220 Wirtgen’s new generation of milling machines

35 Bell Launch Mark 7 ADT model

36 New Cat 950K and 962K Wheel Loaders

38 Companies Featured

cwmags: Liebherr cranes top out Doha ahead of schedule
cwmags: New Holland lends a hand at removing volcanic ash

cwmags: Liebherr find winning formula in tough global economic times



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