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Cropac’s major Terex order 27 March, 2020
Cropac Equipment has placed an order for 16 new Terex tower cranes.
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Kobelco at hydro plant
Monday, March 23, 2020 Italian contractor Trevi is using a Kobelco CKE900G-2 crawler crane for the construction of the Gemeinschafts Kraftwerk Inn (GKI) community hydro-electric power plant on the Swiss-Austrian border.
Orders and deliveries
Monday, March 23, 2020 The last couple of months have been very active in terms of orders and deliveries for crane manufacturers. ConExpo was also a great opportunity for handovers and deals.
Liebherr for LYFE
Monday, March 23, 2020 A fleet of Liebherr tower cranes is currently being used to build the three-tower LYFE business complex in the BneiBrak industrial zone in Israel.
Vertikal Days, CTT postponed
Friday, March 20, 2020 With the UK government advising the public to avoid all gatherings and not to travel for any but essential reasons, the organisers of popular local show Vertikal Days have taken the decision to suspend the show.
Liebherr’s four-axle 120-tonner
Friday, March 20, 2020 At ConExpo, Liebherr launched a new four-axle crane that offers a capacity of 120t (135USt), a nominal capacity of 20t more than any rival in its carrier class. The company claims that, with its 66m main boom, the LTM 1120-4.1 can take on some jobs that would previously have required a 200t crane.
Manitowoc bets on six
Thursday, March 19, 2020 At ConExpo, Manitowoc launched six new cranes, matching the number of debuts at last year’s Bauma.
Chinese manufacturers commit to ConExpo
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 While a planned press conference called by Chinese manufacturers at ConExpo, organised by the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Mechanical and Electrical Products (CCCME) and China Construction Machinery Association (CCMA), was somewhat curtailed by the impact of coronavirus and flight restrictions, local representatives presented Chinese products and discussed the industry’s response to the outbreak.
Mine job for Verton
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Iron ore mine Roy Hill in Western Australia’s Pilbara region has purchased Verton Australia’s remote-controlled load orientation systems Everest 6 and R5.
Samoter further postponed
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Veronafiere, organisers of Samoter, have announced that the show will be rescheduled for October, in accordance with governmental efforts to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus.

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