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Liebherr LR 1800-1.0 put to the test 15 January, 2019
Liebherr’s new crawler crane, the LR 1800-1.0, has proved its strength by hoisting a 560t test load, as part of the prototype testing procedure.
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Prangl replaces railway bridge
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Prangl has used a 650t Terex Demag CC3800 crawler crane to lift the first bridge structure at the Austrian Railway Services (ÖBB) construction site at Pass Lueg.
800USt vessel on the road
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 On the evening of January 6, Mammoet began the transport of a giant splitter 800USt vessel in Canada.
Brent to step down as CEO of NCCCO
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Graham Brent will step down as CEO of the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), effective July 1, to take up leadership of the recently formed NCCCO Foundation.
Monpe uses ModulMax for double challenge
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Ghanaian customer Monpe Ventures put together its orange ModulMAX axle lines from Faymonville to move a huge suction pile. The project included two major challenges: the weight and the dimensions of the impressive load.
Faymonville takes over Stürzer
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 Special vehicle manufacturer Faymonville Group has taken over commercial vehicle dealer Stürzer Heavy Trucks.
ALL Crane buys eight Kobelco cranes
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 The ALL Family of Companies, one of the largest privately held crane rental companies in North America, has purchased eight new Kobelco CK-class G Series hydraulic lattice-boom crawler cranes for its rental fleet.
Ireland’s first LTM 1450-8.1 delivered
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 Nationwide Crane Hire Ltd (NCH) in Limerick has recently taken delivery of a new LTM 1450-8.1, the first in Ireland.
Modulift spreader frame lifts Viking boats
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 A modular spreader frame comprising Modulift beams is being used to lift handcrafted boats during filming of the History Channel’s ‘Vikings’ historical drama series in County Wicklow, Ireland.
Maeda cranes delivered in UK
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 Kranlyft UK has recently delivered two Maeda cranes to companies in the south of England.
Tackling road weight restrictions
Thursday, January 03, 2019 Manitowoc and Colonia Spezialfahrzeuge have designed a new transport system to help customers tackle Germany’s increasing road weight restrictions.

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