New News information at Cranes Today New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Cranes Today http://http// Select to distribute Terex towers in Ireland <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8075760/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Select Plant Hire has signed a new agreement with Terex Tower Cranes, through which it remains the distributor for the UK but also becomes the distributor for the Republic of Ireland. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 09:48:51 GMT Crosby|SP load cell weighs Christmas trees <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8075750/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Heavy lifting specialist Sarens is using a 100t capacity Radiolink plus load cell from Straightpoint (Crosby|SP) to complete delivery of seven 85t Christmas trees for an oil and gas company. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 09:44:31 GMT Link-Belt duo working on Canadian expressway <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8075711/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Two 145t Link-Belt RTC-80160 Series II rough terrain cranes are being used for the restoration of an expressway in Toronto, Canada. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 09:19:48 GMT Liebherr AT places dome in Berlin <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8075696/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A Liebherr all terrain crane owned by Mobile-Hubtechnik Kranarbeiten und Transporte (Mobi-Hub) was used to place the elaborate cupola on the new Humboldt Forum in the centre of Berlin, Germany. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 09:15:12 GMT Ainscough lifts new bridge in Stockport <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8073801/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Ainscough worked with CTS Bridges to help install a new bridge over the River Goyt in Stockport, as part of the local Council’s £73m Town Centre Access Plan. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:30:09 GMT UK’s first stage V Kobelco crawler <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8073796/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Tower crane rental and sales company Bennetts Cranes has taken delivery of the UK’s first Kobelco Stage V/Tier 5 compliant Kobelco CKE900G-3 crawler crane. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:28:29 GMT Trailer Power Assist saves on trucks <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8069077/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Mammoet was able to transport 430t components for a nuclear fusion reactor using only two tractor units thanks to the Trailer Power Assist (TPA), which was co-developed with Scheuerle. Fri, 07 Aug 2020 14:10:01 GMT New Manitowoc CEO Aaron Ravenscroft—currently the executive vice president of Cranes at Manitowoc—is succeeding Barry Pennypacker as the manufacturer’s new president and CEO, as well as becoming a member of the board of directors. Fri, 07 Aug 2020 14:07:00 GMT ESTA calls for greater onshore wind safety focus Tom Klijn, the director of the European mobile crane and special transport association ESTA, has written to Wind Harmony to call for greater emphasis on lifting and transportation safety during the construction of onshore wind farms. Fri, 07 Aug 2020 14:06:00 GMT Jekko unveils the SPX650 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8065744/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Italian mini crane manufacturer Jekko has officially launched the 5t battery-powered SPX650. Thu, 06 Aug 2020 10:52:00 GMT