Now that 2016 is happily behind us, it’s time to get to the work mode. What is a better way for that than to get a closer look on what the tech world brings us! This week we are focusing on news from the construction equipment world and different trends you might expect this year.
Let’s start off with a roundup of construction industry trends that might affect you as well. ConstructionDive has put together a list of 10 things that might shape the industry this year. From labor shortage to modular construction and VR – there’s a lot going on!
See the full list: 10 construction industry trends of 2017
To continue, it’s about time to start checking out the news from vendors and the overall equipment market. Who are the key market shapers? Who should you put your trust to? Technavio published a report that gives insights to the global hydraulic excavator market and makes some predictions for the upcoming 5 years.
Check out the report: Top 5 key vendors on the market from 2017 to 2021
When talking about specific vendors, then John Deere is the name to talk about. As John Deere recently said, the widely acknowledged 844K wheel loader has been improved. The 844K-III is made to optimize power and fuel efficiency while still doing the heavy lifting as always – their purpose is to take on the toughest material-moving applications in the world
See more closely from the news: John Deere introduces update to 844K
Check out the aforementioned news stories to get inspired – maybe you’ll find your new heavy duty machinery right there!