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A 10- by 22-foot smart city replica was unveiled this week by the planning team for CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. The replica demonstrated how a smart city, through sensors and analytics will be able to transform information into digestible data, providing knowledge for the city to work smarter.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2020 offering education sessions on industry trends, technologies and solutions to boost your business
Education is always a vital component of both CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE to help attendees not only survive, but thrive in a changing and global industry.
Registration is now open for the co-located CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2020 exhibitions, North America's premiere events for the construction industries and the fluid power, power transmission and motion control industries.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG wins Construction Junkie's Best Construction Podcast vote, introduces new direction and host – Missy Scherber
Beginning in August 2019, construction business owner and social media influencer Missy Scherber will take the mic as the host of CONEXPO-CON/AGG Radio in a new series called "Contractor Conversations." This announcement comes on the heels of CONEXPO-CON/AGG Radio being named by Construction Junkie for the second year in a row.
Finning Canada, a subsidiary of Finning International Inc., is getting geared up to find the best equipment operator in Canada. For the first time ever, Canada will be a part of the Caterpillar Global Operator Challenge.
Case Construction Equipment is partnering with country music superstar on a series of promotions throughout 2019 and 2020 focused on raising awareness for, and growing interest in, careers in the construction industry. The first promotion includes an exclusive presale opportunity for Pardi's headlining , kicking off October 1 in Nashville. Timed to his headlining tour, the CMA and ACM Award winning artist also recently announced the launch of his highly anticipated next album and title-track, "Heartache Medication," which is the follow up to his #1 Platinum-selling breakthrough album "California Sunrise."
The construction machinery market in India is booming. Infrastructure and construction projects are benefiting from long-term support thanks to reforms passed by the Indian government. These are positive signs that are also reflected in the number of companies signing up for the next bauma CONEXPO INDIA. The event will take place from December 11 to 14. Due to the positive feedback from visitors and exhibitors, the trade fair will be held for the second time at the HUDA Ground in Gurgaon/Delhi.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 attendees came to Las Vegas ready to buy as exhibitors said they had enjoyed tremendous sales activity throughout the week.
World’s first 3D-printed excavator to debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 just got one step closer to reality
For the past two years a conglomerate of trade associations, industry, government and academia have been collaborating on the world’s first operational 3D-printed excavator. That project made a giant leap forward with the recent printing of a prototype that leveraged large-scale additive manufacturing technologies and further explores the feasibility of printing with metal alloys.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 are teaming up to unveil the world’s first fully-functional 3-D printed construction excavator and the first large-scale use of steel in 3-D printing, known as additive manufacturing. The excavator, which will be on display at the joint trade shows in March 2017, will bring to life how technology is transforming the construction industry in line with the show’s 2017 theme, “Imagine What’s Next.” In addition to the pre-printed excavator, show attendees will see a second excavator printing live on the show floor.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG, the largest international gathering in the Western Hemisphere for the construction industries, revealed its theme for the 2017 exhibition: Imagine What’s Next.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG continues momentum with 2017 dates, chair announced Richard Goldsbury of Bobcat/Doosan Infracore leads industry managing committee for 2017 exposition
The next CONEXPO-CON/AGG international exposition will be held March 7-11, 2017 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, USA.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2014 will be the global industry gathering place in 2014 with the help of worldwide industry support. More than 95 allied associations and groups are official show supporting organizations; hundreds of industry meetings and conventions will be held at the shows; and key countries for industry business are hosting international exhibit pavilions.