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Manitowoc splits self-erectors and towers 20 June, 2018
Manitowoc has reorganised its tower crane structure for Europe and Africa so that self-erecting tower cranes and top-slewing cranes are being run independently in terms of production and product management.
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Eight to ten with Effer
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Effer has introduced the 2255 crane, which features a new hydraulic boom lengthening system, KJ, and new second jib, branded 2nd JIB.
MAX Trailer launches MAX600 turntable
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 MAX Trailer, part of Faymonville Group, has enhanced its range with the MAX600 turntable trailer.
Straightpoint Load Cell in tree felling application
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 A Straightpoint load cell was used during the felling of nine hulking loblolly pine trees at a residential property in Chesapeake, Virginia, recently.
Demag AC 500-8 erects tower crane in Stuttgart
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 You would be hard-pressed to find a place in Germany that is as busy and congested as the area around the main train station in Stuttgart. And that is exactly where Bietigheim-Bissingen-based crane service provider Wiesbauer had to erect a 90m-tall top-slewing tower crane for construction company STRABAG-Züblin and STRABAG-BMTI.
Irish Cranes bring Raimondis to Dublin
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Irish Cranes & Lifting, official Raimondi agent of Ireland, has erected a total of six tower cranes on Cardiff Lane and North Circular Road in Dublin, Ireland.
GAVSA takes RT into desert
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 In July 2017, GAVSA, of Tabasco, Mexico, was awarded a crane rental contract for the Atizapán–Atlacomulco Highway project, working on a job site in Mexico’s central desert.
Linden Comansa at the top of Bangkok
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Linden Comansa has supplied two luffers for Iconsiam, a highly anticipated mixed-use project next to the Chao Praya River, which runs through the city of Bangkok.
ALE uses unique skidding solution in Russia
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 ALE has used a unique skidding technique to place a platform on an offshore substructure.
Manitowoc launches 100t crawler, ends Kobelco deal
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Shortly after announcing the end of a deal with Kobelco, which had for 15 years seen the Japanese company supply crawler cranes under 150t for rebadging in the USA, Manitowoc has launched a new 100t crawler crane, the MLC 100-1. The launch comes alongside a series of other new products at a company event in Shady Grove, including Grove’s biggest rough terrain.
Lifting a tower
Friday, May 25, 2018 Polish crane rental company Corleonis used a Terex CTT 332-16 flat top tower crane to erect a 150m-tall cooling for the large scale Bogatynia power plant in southwestern Poland. The job was done on behalf of construction company Budimex.

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