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Altida extends its fleet with a new Terex all terrain crane 24 May, 2016
Altida has bought a new Terex all terrain crane, the AC100/4L, which joins its existing fleet of machines purchased when the company was first formed just one year ago. These include a Terex AC 40/2L, AC 50-1, two AC 30, three AC 40 City and an AC 140 Compact.
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Franz Bracht uses three Sennebogen cranes for a new shopping centre in Germany
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Franz Bracht has used three Sennebogen crawler cranes to ensure the smooth construction of a new furniture store in Offenburg, Germany.
Rapid Response extends pick and carry fleet, with 12t and 18t Valla cranes
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has expanded its pick and carry crane fleet with the addition of 12t and 18t units from Manitex Valla.
Mammoet provides full logistics solutions for FPSO project
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Mammoet completed a load-out of the first set of four modules bound for the P66 floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. This is the first of eight FPSOs currently under construction to meet the demands of oil production in Brazil.
Two Liebherr cranes used for bell tower installation in Brazil
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Guindastes Tatuapé used two Liebherr mobile cranes, a LTM 1750-9.1 and a LTM 1500-8.1, in the installation of a bell tower at the Nossa Senhora Aparecida sanctuary, in Brazil.
Felbermayr plans trimodal transport for Polish power station
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Felbermayr developed a trimodal logistics plan, combining road, rail, and barge, to transport components weighing up to 500t forpower station in Poland.
Ainscough contributes to the restoration of Tudor hall
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Ainscough Crane Hire has provided a major boost to the restoration of a Tudor hall in Manchester, which was partially destroyed by fire last March.
Terex agrees sale of MHPS to Konecranes
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Terex has agreed to sell its material handling and port solutions division to Konecranes, in return for $820m in cash and a 25% stake in the company.
Manitowoc 2250 fitted with new jib to complete containment shelter work at Chernobyl
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 A Manitowoc 2250 crane has been fitted with a new luffing jib to complete containment shelter work at the disused Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine.
Manitowoc Cranes appoints new CFO
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Manitowoc Cranes has announced that chief financial officer Carl Laurino will step down on 31 May to be replaced by David Antoniuk, a former colleague of new CEO Barry Pennypacker at Gardner Denver. The announcement was made two days before the company revealed its first quarter financial results, which showed an increase in sales and operating earnings.
Mammoet builds Goliath crane for moving steel fabrications in Poland
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 One of the world's largest gantry cranes has been erected at a port in Poland. The new 120m crane will be used for moving steel fabrications. Raising the crane was itself a major lifting challenge for contractor Mammoet.

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