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Elliott launches redesigned 18t tractor-mounted crane 27 February, 2017 | By Sotiris Kanaris
Elliott Equipment Company is launching a redesign of their 1881TM tractor-mounted boom truck model at ConExpo 2017.
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Mobile crane incidents discussion to be held at ConExpo
Monday, February 27, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
ESTA director Søren Jansen and Klaus Meissner, director of product strategy at Terex Cranes, will hold an educational session at ConExpo on the ‘Root Causes of Mobile Crane Incidents.’
LTR 1220 builds water basins for energy storage system
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Working on an innovative wind power project for Max Bögl Group, a Liebherr telecrawler will pick and carry concrete slabs to build a basin reservoir for a pumped-water energy storage system. When each of the basins is complete, the crane will then need to be lifted out by a 500t all terrain.
Upgrade for the Demag AC 500-8
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Terex Cranes has upgraded its Demag AC 500-8, enhancing the machine’s technical characteristics.
New Grove truck crane
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Manitowoc has launched the Grove TMS9000-2, a 100t truck crane, featuring a number of improvements over previous models.
Sarens transports 1,700t Pylon from Belgium to the UK
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Sarens was contracted to transport and install a 1700t A-frame pylon for the New Wear Crossing Bridge project.
Ainscough uses three Liebherr cranes for Crossley’s Bridge lift
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Ainscough Crane Hire has completed a series of complex lifts on behalf of Story Contracting, for the upgrade of Crossley’s Bridge, near the town centre of British seaside town Blackpool.
Vernazza buys two more Groves
Thursday, February 16, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Genova’s Vernazza Autogru has taken delivery of two new Grove all-terrain cranes, a GMK5250L and a GMK6400.
Modulift launches Active Link spreader beam
Thursday, February 16, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Modulift has launched Active Link, an end unit system with an integrated load cell. This new product is compatible with the existing range of Modulift spreader beams.
A luffer for world cities
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Linden Comansa boosted its product range with the launch of LCL700 luffing-jib tower crane, the largest in its range, aimed squarely at the needs of tall skyscraper construction in world class cities.
Jaromin adds Terex Explorer 5500 to fleet
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Autokran-Dienst Jaromin – based in Oberhausen, Germany – has added a Terex Explorer 5500 all terrain crane to its fleet.

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