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06.03.2017
 

CECE appoints new Secretary General

BRUSSELS – CECE, the Committee for European Construction Equipment, has appointed Riccardo Viaggi as Secretary General. He succeeds Sigrid de Vries, who left the association in January. Riccardo will start in early May 2017. Riccardo Viaggi, Italian national, is an experienced EU governmental affairs professional, who served eight years as the Secretary General of EBC, European Builders Confederation. He will represent the construction equipment sector towards the EU institutions and manage...

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06.03.2017
 

CECE endorses the Joint Declaration for an ambitious EU industrial strategy

BRUSSELS - 125 EU manufacturing industry associations have signed a Joint Declaration for an ambitious EU industrial strategy calling on the European Commission to: · Reaffirm its commitment to reaching the target of 20% of GDP from industry, with an ambitious and realistic timeline;                                                           ...

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06.03.2017
 

5th Strategic Forum of construction

BRUSSELS - In the framework of the ‘strategy for the sustainable competitiveness of the construction sector and its enterprises’ the EU Commission, namely DG Growth organised last Monday the 5th strategic forum on construction. The agenda covered main topics for the sector: digitalisation, skills, resource efficiency and a review of the construction roadmap 2020. Three presentations exemplified the work in process: the digital strategy in the Republic of Lithuania (Mr. Dainius...

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06.03.2017
 

EFM debate on clean energy for all Europeans

BRUSSELS - Focused on the clean energy communication published by the EU Commission on November 2016, EFM, the European Forum for Manufacturing, organised a dinner-debate in the EU Parliament on 28 February. Mr. Dominique Ristori (Director General, DG Energy) gave an overview of the main objectives and challenges. Mr. Ristori highlighted the improvements needed to reinforce the energy efficiency regulatory framework and highlighted the benefits of a more active role to consumers, including a...

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06.03.2017
 

Circular Economy Action Plan - implementation report published

BRUSSELS - At the end of January the EU Commission published a report on the implementation of the Circular Economy Action Plan. The document checks the progress made/actions delivered since its adoption in 2015. Together with the report, the Commission also: •        Took further measures by establishing a Circular Economy Finance Support Platform with the European Investment Bank (EIB), •        Issued guidance...

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06.03.2017
 

Partner exhibition news: CTT, get ready for Russian construction equipment exhibition

MOSCOW – CTT is the leading construction event in Russia and Eastern Europe. The trade fair offers an extensive range of innovative and technologically advanced construction equipment, machinery and technologies. It is directed at industry, trade, service providers from the construction and building material industries and especially at decision-makers from the procurement area. With its international character, CTT offers access to the target market of Russia and Eastern Europe. CTT also...

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