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New Raimondi Luffer 22 May, 2019
Raimondi had some surprises for Bauma attendees, as it unveiled the new LR273 luffing jib crane and showcased the slewing unit, cabin mast and counterjib of the upcoming MRT573—the manufacturer’s largest tower crane to date.
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A 66t flat-top from comansa
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Spanish manufacturer Comansa announced during Bauma the upcoming addition of another model to its wide range of large flat-top tower cranes, the 21LC1400.
Moving on Uperio
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 At Bauma, Arcomet and Matebat presented their new name, Uperio. Will North spoke to Philippe Cohet, chairman of Matebat and CEO of Arcomet, about the move.
Breaking New Ground
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 HSC Cranes and Link-Belt, which are both subsidiaries of Sumitomo Heavy Industries, shared a stand at this year's Bauma. Will North spoke to Satoshi Hamano, the new head of HSC’s dedicated crane sales operation, during a handover ceremony for the new SCX2800A-3.
Single lift for 34t bridge
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 A Tadano ATF 400G-6 from French crane service provider Cantiniau Levage dismantled an entire highway overpass in one lift.
First Liebherr LR1800-1.0 goes to Spain
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Eurogruas 2000 took delivery of the first new Liebherr LR 1800-1.0 crawler crane, which was presented at Bauma 2019.
Braking ground
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Sweden’s Dellner Brakes, Germany’s Pintsch Bubenzer and Italy’s Rima have come together to form the Dellner Bubenzer Group, combining their offering as suppliers of braking products across the material handling, marine, industrial, oil, gas and wind energy sectors.
Crosby to acquire Gunnebo Industries
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 The Crosby Group (Crosby), a leading global provider of lifting, rigging, and material handling hardware, has entered into an agreement to acquire Gunnebo Industrier Holding from Nordic private equity firm Segulah. The move follows Crosby’s acquisition, earlier this year, of UK load monitoring group Straightpoint.
Collett delivers 170t transformer
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Collett has transported a 17t Hyundai transformer from Port Sutton Bridge to Eaton Socon Substation in St. Neots, UK.
Skidding a transformer
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Portsmouth, UK-based lifting, transport and storage specialist Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) overcame a series of challenges to install a 45,000kg transformer at East Cowes Power Station on the Isle of Wight.
Demag crawler dismantles railroad bridge
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 A Demag CC 3800-1 crawler crane was used by Vernazza Autogru to dismantle the Viaduc de la Siagne railroad bridge near Cannes.

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