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Changi Airport Terminal 4 to start operations on 31 October

Singapore Changi Airport’s new Terminal 4 is set to commence operations on 31 October 2017. The project was completed after three years of construction, with a total floor area of 225,000 sq m and a capacity of 16 million passengers per year.

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Surbana Jurong, Phongsavanh Group and Mekong Group team up in Laos

The three companies have recently signed an agreement that aims to help transform land-locked Laos to a land-linked one through infrastructure projects, as well as to attract investments through strategically planned townships and industrial growth clusters.

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Putzmeister makes changes to executive board

Putzmeister’s CEO Gerald Karch will be leaving the company and following this, Martin Knötgen will assume the role of CEO and also take up the chairmanship of the executive board on a provisional basis.

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Multicrane Perkasa is new Potain dealer for Indonesia

Manitowoc has appointed Multicrane Perkasa as its new dealer for Potain cranes in Indonesia. The Jakarta-based distributor has also invested in Manitowoc Crane Care training to ensure the fast and effective service that backs up each Potain purchase.

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Singapore unveils masterplan for Jurong Lake District

The URA has unveiled the masterplan for Singapore’s Jurong Lake District development. It features a new mixed-use business area built around the future Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail terminus.

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XCMG joins Malaysia’s East Coast Rail Link project

Work has begun on Malaysia’s new East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, which will be built by China Communications Construction Group. It is expected to be a model and representative project for the implementation of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

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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).