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The case for natural gas engines

‘Electric’ may be the buzz word when it comes to almost any type of vehicle, But for off-highway machines, OEMs and engine manufacturers are placing big bets on other ways to lower emissions

Why the EU is in danger of making construction less productive

Committee for European Construction Equipment (CECE) secretary general Riccardo Viaggi gives his opinion on how the EU can be a force for good when it comes to boosting construction’s output – but also highlights how proposed European data privacy laws could hinder the flow of data around construction sites.

The march of the city LEZ

Construction Equipment Association (CEA) senior technical consultant, Malcolm Kent, turns the spotlight on the rise of the Low Emission Zone in the UK and Europe.

Can diesel leave its dirty image behind?

Alex Woodrow, a consultant with 23 years’ experience in the trends surrounding off-highway industrial vehicle technology, gives his predictions FOR the future of diesel – and explains why rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated