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Three giants teaming up 16 August, 2017 | By Sotiris Kanaris
For the first time three of Mammoet’s biggest cranes have worked together at the same time, as part of a job to help realise an ambitious construction schedule for Malaysian state-owned oil and gas firm Petronas.
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Thygesen buys second Liebherr MK 88
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Danish crane contractor Karl Thygesen & Søn took delivery of another Liebherr MK 88 mobile construction crane.
Loadshackle monitors sewer pump station cylinder removal
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Dynamic Rigging Hire (DRH) supplied a 25t Wireless Loadshackle from Straightpoint and other rigging gear for the removal of a large hydraulic cylinder at a Melbourne Water sewer pump station in Australia.
Sarens performs installation at Greek power station
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
In the mountainous regions of northern Greece, Sarens operators have been installing a coal power plant structure at the PPB Power Plant Ptolemaida Unit V.
Morrow supplies five tower cranes for L.A hotel construction
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Morrow has supplied five hammerhead tower cranes to contractor Webcor Concrete for the construction of the Oceanwide Plaza hotel in downtown Los Angeles.
XCMG all terrain in Pennsylvania
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
A Pennsylvania-based XCMG customer has put an XCA300U all-terrain crane to work at a number of projects in the state.
Higher revenues for Manitex in Q2
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Truck and knuckle boom crane manufacturer Manitex has reported $51.6m net revenues for the second quarter of 2017.
Manitowoc sales down, orders up in Q2
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
The Manitowoc Company has reported second-quarter net sales revenue of $394.6m, $63.1m less than the same period in 2016.
Terex Cranes returns to profitability
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Terex Cranes’ sales revenue was $303.8m in the second quarter of 2017, down from $357.4m in the same period in the previous year.
Clear view of the future
Monday, August 14, 2017 by Will North
As Raimondi launches its latest flat top, the MRT234, technical director Domenico Ciano explained to Cranes Today his design aims and the crane’s development process.
Coppard Plant Hire purchases two UNIC Spider Cranes
Thursday, August 10, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
A UNIC URW-706 and URW-706-2 have been sold to Coppard Plant hire, based in Surrey, UK.

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