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Palfinger in Kamaz joint ventures 01 September, 2014
Loader crane market leader Palfinger AG and Russian truck manufacturing giant OJSC Kamaz are to establish two joint venture companies in Russia.
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New Zoomlion-Jost flat top targeted at Chinese market
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Zoomlion-Jost flat top tower cranes are to be promoted on the Chinese domestic market following successful sales to international markets.
Zoomlion acquires Dutch hoist manufacturer
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Zoomlion’s tower crane division has extended its material handling hoist business with the acquisition of the Netherlands’ Raxtar.
XCMG in kiloton crawler crane export
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Chinese crawler crane manufacturer XCMG says an order for an XGC16000 (1250t) from an Indonesian customer is putting it on the map in terms of kiloton Chinese crawler crane exports.
Palfinger Marine in further Tranoscean knuckle boom sales
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Palfinger Marine has delivered two more knuckle boom cranes to international offshore drilling services provider Transocean and has reported a growth in first half sales and profits.
Mega Jack 800’s first use in bridge project
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 ALE’s new Mega Jack 800 system has been in action for the first time as part of a bridge installation in the Netherlands.
Wolffkran provides answer on cramped construction site
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 A requirement for tight manoeuvring on a cramped construction site in Munich’s old town led German contractor Riedel Bau GmbH & Co to hire a Wolff 166B B luffing jib tower crane from Wolffkran.
DEMAG AC-700 joins Wagenborg fleet
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Dutch lifting services and heavy transport company Wagenborg Nedlift has strengthened its crane fleet with a nine-axle Demag AC-700 mobile crane featuring a 60m main boom.
Crane Link opens new Zoomlion warehouse in Johannesburg
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 More than 300 customers and agents gathered for the grand opening of Crane Link Zoomlion Pty Ltd’s new Zoomlion warehouse in Johannesburg.
Austin buys Tadano
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 Austin Crane Service has taken delivery of its first ATF 90G-4, at Tadano America’s headquarters in Houston, Texas. Since its arrival in Leander, Texas, the ATF 90G-4 has been used to build and set tanks and was most recently utilised in downtown Austin working inside street barricades with narrow lane closures.
Zoomlion deliver's 'world's biggest' topless tower
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 Zoomlion had held a delivery ceremony for a new 160t topless tower crane, the T3000. The company claims (backed up by a Guinness World Records authenticator) that, with a load moment of 31,200kNm, this is the world's largest topless crane. It will target power generation, as well as arenas, bridges, high rises and other major projects.

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