Hyundai Heavy Expands into Compaction Equipment Business

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. (HHI), the world's biggest shipbuilder and a leading construction equipment manufacturer, announced it signed a strategic partnership with German construction equipment manufacturer Atlas Weyhausen GbmH for the supply of compaction equipment.

Under the partnership, four models of single rollers ranging from 7 tonnes to 14 tonnes, and 2.5-tonne and 3-tonne tandem rollers to be built by Atlas Weyhausen will be released in emerging markets including Middle East, Turkey and Russia under Hyundai Heavy's brand from the second half of this year.

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