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Sponsored: A clear view of safe working 28 April, 2016
Cranes Today email newsletter sponsor RaycoWylie Systems’ new i4507 system for Tower Cranes with a flat or luffing jib combines a rated capacity indicator with a display able to show views from up-to-four cameras, along with a host of other sensor inputs.
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Vacuworx picks up barriers
Monday, April 25, 2016 Attachement specialisat Vacuwork has launched a new series of lifters for concrete barriers, the HL Series Hydraulic Barrier Lifters.
Manitowoc picks Axial in Hungary
Monday, April 25, 2016 Manitowoc has recently appointed Axial Ltd as its Grove crane distributor in the country. Axial was founded in 1991 and operates from multiple locations across Hungary. The company will provide a number of services for Manitowoc customers, including sales of new and used Grove cranes.
Mammoet builds jetty for Saudi terminal
Monday, April 25, 2016 With transport for a project for Saudi Aramco in the remote south west of Saudi Arabia facing numerous obstacles for moves between an existing port and the job site, Mammoet built a new jetty, allowing for direct site access.
ALE gets to work on giant jib
Monday, April 25, 2016 UK-based international heavy lift and special transport firm ALE has begun fabrication of the 100m, 3,400t-capacity jib it has designed for its AL.SK190 and AL.SK350 cranes.
Spider crane heads to Indian Ocean
Monday, April 25, 2016 Unic Cranes Europe has sold a URW 547 spider crane to Réunion-based company DMP. Unic Cranes Europe says that it hopes the deal will mark the start of a successful partnership with the company in the French overseas The Unic URW 547 spider crane, which can lift up to 4t but has a total stowing width of just 1.4m, is being made available on the French island of Reunion through local company DMP, which is part of the Groupe de Courcy.
Zoomlion first in South Africa
Monday, April 25, 2016 Zoomlion’s South African dealer Crane Link has brought the first of the Chinese manufacturers’ all terrains to the country. The new five-axle 150t ZAT1500, with a 72m boom, has undergone testing at South African inspection firm Gerotek, passing all tests and falling well below the country’s 12t axle weight limit.
Kobelco’s sells giant crawler
Monday, April 25, 2016 Kobelco celebrated the sale of its first 1,250t SL16000J-H crawler to long term customer MIC at Bauma.
Giant slide
Monday, April 25, 2016 Portsmouth, UK-based Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has taken delivery of a 300t hydraulic skidding system, the only one of its kind in Europe, from Canadian manufacturer Hydra-Slide.
Yale Cordage introduces new multipart sling
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Yale Cordage has added a new heavy-lift multipart sling, Fortis2, to its industrial portfolio.
Tru-Vu Monitors unveils touch screen for wash-down environments
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Tru-Vu Monitors has released a 17” touch screen, which it claimed is ideal for wash-down environments.

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