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At a glance – Bobcat’s 2024 Demo Days
See the features of this year’s Bobcat Demo Days
Five of the week’s biggest construction stories
What news and features have been most popular on Construction Briefing? 
Survey reveals biggest project risks and disputes in construction
Survey shows a 100% increase in respondents ranking ESG as one of their top three sources of disputes in future
Devaluation of Egyptian pound hits Orascom’s revenue
The devaluation of the Egyptian pound has dented revenue at contractor Orascom, although this was partially offset by a strong performance in the US
Caterpillar launches energy transition programme
Programme designed to help customers reduce their site emissions
XCMG releases its first ESG report
Report reveals how much OEM spent on research and development in 2023 
6 of the biggest museum projects under construction around the world
Here are 6 of the biggest museum projects under construction around the world.
South Africa building collapse death toll rises to 32
A total of 32 people, thought to be construction workers, have now been confirmed dead following a building collapse in South Africa
XCMG reveals extent of its international sales
China-based OEM reveals what percentage of its revenue now comes from international markets 
3 findings from Bouygues’ first quarter results
Bouygues releases its 2024 first quarter results
Five killed and dozens trapped as under-construction building collapses in South Africa
Five people have died and dozens more are trapped after a multi-storey building under construction in the city of George, South Africa, collapsed on Tuesday (7 May).
Eyes on inventories as Caterpillar announces Q1 results
Caterpillar announces its first quarter results on 25 April
CNH names new CEO
Scott Wine to leave on July 1, 2024, after three years as CEO 
Latest episode of Construction Briefing podcast now available
New episode of Construction Briefing podcast focuses on Ukraine 
Caterpillar: AI will revolutionise construction
World’s biggest OEM says AI is evolving at a rapid rate 
Volvo CE feels impact of market downturn with Q1 results
Volvo Construction Equipment reveals its financial results for Q1, 2024 
What are the world’s most expensive cities to build in?
Arcadis 2024 International Construction Costs report reveals the costliest cities to build in for the construction sector
10 new cities under construction around the world
Can building new cities around the world help lift tens of millions of people out of poverty?
Chinese contractor debarred for fraudulent practices on Ugandan roads project
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has debarred a Chinese contractor for 12 months after an investigation found that it had engaged in ‘fraudulent practice’ on a roads project in Uganda.
What’s next for global construction equipment sales in 2024?
After exceptional stimulus-driven volumes during the pandemic, global construction equipment sales will return to a more sustainable levels this year
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