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Mammoet launches 6,000t capacity crane 25 November, 2020
Mammoet has enhanced its SK crane line with the addition of the SK6,000, which has a maximum capacity of 6,000t and an outreach with jib up to 200m. The heavy lift specialist says the crane will allow for the construction of bigger FSPO and FLNG modules onshore.
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Jekko launches German subsidiary
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 15 years after the first Jekko mini crane was delivered to Germany, the Italian crane manufacturer has established subsidiary Jekko Deutschland to give a wider presence in German speaking countries.
First Demag AC 450-7 goes to Wiesbauer
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Thomas Wiesbauer signed a “letter of intent” on a napkin in 2019 to ensure he had the very first seven-axle 450t Demag AC 450-7 all terrain crane. On May 27, he executed the official purchase agreement.
New Alimak construction hoist
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Alimak has launched the new LSH construction hoist, designed for use inside lift shafts during building construction.
Tamimi acquires 50 Grove rough-terrain cranes
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Saudi Arabia-headquartered crane and heavy equipment rental company Fahad S Al Tamimi & Partners Co (Tamimi Rentals) is adding 50 new Grove GRT8100 rough terrain cranes to the its rental fleet to support expansion in the oil and gas sector.
Floating a Liebherr five-axle crane
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Crane contractor Movitram Grúas delivered an LTM 1220-5.2 to the mountainous and forested coffee region in Columbia to install a bridge, with the 220t Liebherr all terrain crane travelling 8km on the Rio Cauca on a barge.
LR 1800-1.0 installs Berlin bridge
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Crane and heavy haulage contractor MaxiKraft used its new 800t Liebherr LR 1800-1.0 crawler crane to install a new pedestrian and cycle bridge over the Berlin-Spandau Ship Canal, connecting the previously divided neighbourhoods of Moabit and Mitte.
Cometto vehicles for German bridge move
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 German contractor Schares used two new Eco1000 transporters from Cometto to move a bridge in Oberhausen, Germany.
F.lli Ferrari adds 14 New Age models
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Italian manufacturer F.lli Ferrari, has boosted its New Age Line with the launch of an additional 14 crane models with five different boom configurations.
UKs first Liebherr LTM 1110-5.1
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 UK rental company ABA Crane Hire has a number of Liebherr cranes in its fleet but has recently purchased its Stage V emissions compliant LTM 1110-5.1 all terrain crane.
New 450t Demag all terrain
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Tadano Demag has launched the new seven-axle, 450t AC 450-7 all terrain crane, featuring the new Sideways Superlift System.

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