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Chinese construction equipment market makes a comeback

Sales of construction equipment in China are expected to grow 55 percent this year, based on the forecasts from specialist consultant Off-Highway Research.

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Euro Auctions to hold first Hong Kong sale

Euro Auctions will be holding its first auction in Hong Kong on Thursday 14 September 2017, which will be simultaneously transmitted and shown at the company’s new Dubai site. Bidders from around the globe will be able to access both sales via Euro Auctions’ Free Internet Bidding Service and place bids.

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Hyperloop full systems test completed

Hyperloop One has successfully completed its first full systems Hyperloop test in a vacuum environment. This test was Phase 1 of a multi-Phase programme and was privately conducted in May 2017 at the company's test track, ‘DevLoop,’ in the Nevada Desert, USA.

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‘BRI to serve as engine of global economic growth’

A highlight of the recent GII Summit 2017 in Singapore was the presentation by Liew Mun Leong, chairman of Surbana Jurong and Changi Airport Group, on the importance of Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

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Imagining ‘Buildings of the Future’

Aurecon has released a white paper called ‘Buildings of the Future: science fiction or science fact?’, which discusses what Buildings of the Future might look like and how they might be created.

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3D printing: Game changer for construction industry

Speaking at the GII Summit 2017 in Singapore, Ma Yihe, chairman and founder of Shanghai-based Winsun 3D Printing, explained why 3D printing technology has the potential to revolutionise the traditional construction method.

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Bentley to bring global infrastructure leaders together in Asia

This year, Bentley Systems will hold its Year in Infrastructure Conference from 10 to 12 October 2017 in Asia for the first time, at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre (Marina Bay Sands), Singapore.

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World of Concrete getting ready for Asia show

World of Concrete Asia is preparing for its first edition from 4 to 6 December 2017 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, China, covering over 50,000 sq m of exhibition space.

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CDL and SEAS open Singapore Sustainability Academy

CDL and SEAS have jointly opened the Singapore Sustainability Academy - a major 3P ground-up initiative in support of global and national goals to tackle climate change.

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Singapore’s first dual-mode desalination plant breaks ground

Work on the new Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant in Singapore has recently begun. Scheduled to be completed in 2020, it will be a large-scale dual-mode desalination plant that can treat both seawater and freshwater - the first of its kind in the country.