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British emissions specialist Eminox says it has received an order from Liebherr’s engines division, Liebherr Machine Bulle to supply exhaust system components for up to 10,000 machines a year.
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ALL Crane of Nitro, West Virginia, has provided two Grove GMK5165 all terrain cranes and a Demag AC140 to help L.E. Myers Co rebuild power towers high in the Allegheny mountains for Dominion Energy, as part of a project to rebuild an aging transmission line serving West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland.
UAE lifting firm Al Faris announced it would purchase USD$50m (€40m) worth of cranes in 2013, enlarging its specialised energy rental fleet.
In May Hitachi contracted South African crane rental firm Vanguard to lift generator parts at the Medupi Power Station in Limpopo, South Africa.
Viatron said it is using its Grove GTK1100 all terrain, purchased last year, for installing 105m tall 2MW Vestas wind turbines in Poland.
Miron Construction is using its Manitowoc 14000 and Manitowoc 11000 crawler cranes to increase seating at the Lambeau Field stadium in Wisconsin in the US.
Franz Bracht is expanding the capacities and wind turbine installation capability of its Erwitte, Germany, based fleet with a 750t lattice boom truck crane and innovative SL12D2FB boom.
Baldwins Crane Hire now owns four 80t Terex AC80-2 all terrain cranes, as part of a four-crane fleet replacement package.
As part of a CN¥1.2bn investment in four new manufacturing sites in China, XCMG has officially opened its new 740,000m2 all terrain crane manufacturing facility in Xuzhou, Jiangsu province.
Indian-owned Tata Steel has taken another step in the development of its European specialised steel business, with the completion of a major investment in upgrading one of the coilers at its IJmuiden hot strip mill.
Showing its giant LR 13000 crawler in public for the first time at a recent customer day, Liebherr surprised guests with an unexpected new all terrain, it's second biggest yet. Cristina Brooks reports
Hüffermann Krandienst has selected a 100t Liebherr LTM 1100-5.2 all terrain for work in and around Vechta, Germany.
Bernard Hunter of Edinburgh has taken delivery of the UK’s first 45t capacity LTC 1045-3.1 three-axle ‘taxi’ all terrain crane, Liebherr said.
A Grove all terrain worked alongside stonemasons to patch up the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, DC, USA, after a magnitude 5.8 earthquake in Virginia loosened stones on the hand-carved limestone exterior.
Bay Crane in New York, USA, has said it is purchasing seven new Liebherr all terrain cranes this autumn with the intention of using the Liebherrs to modernise and expand its existing all terrain fleet and offer more options to its customer base in the Northeast.
As part of the Dutch hire firm’s UK expansion plans, Mammoet has added two Grove cranes to its 120-strong fleet, a GMK 6300L all-terrain and a GCK 3045 city crane.
Manitowoc has sold its first three Grove GMK6300L all terrain cranes in the Middle East to Al-Mesallam Crane Hire. The deal was announced at Intermat Middle East in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from 28–30 March.
Manitowoc has supplied a Grove GMK6300L and a GMK7550 for All Crane subsidiary Central Contractor Services.
Palfinger, the Austrian knuckleboom manufacturer, has designed a new waste recycling collection crane, designed to reach down into recycling containers below street level.
Edinburgh based firm Bernard Hunter Crane Hire has taken delivery of the UK’s first Liebherr LTM 1100-4.2 all-terrain crane.
A Caterpillar wheel-loader was retrieved from the River Tyne by Ainscough Crane Hire after vandals broke into a concrete production depot and stole the machine.