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Ensuring site safety
17 June, 2022
Heavy lift engineers Mustafa Al Abdulmohsin and Hussain Al Nassir, part of oil and gas company Saudi Aramco’s Heavy Lift Engineering Group, a division of its Transportation and Equipment Services...
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Electrifying changes 17 June, 2022 Fossil-sourced diesel is no longer welcome at the party. It is noisy and polluting, and diesel-powered lifting is increasingly being banned from city centres. Julian Champkin finds that batteries may be the power of the future – and indeed of the present. It is here already...
Towering up 17 June, 2022 Tower cranes are the standard on ob sites worldwide. Juian Champkin looks at the current crop.
All aboard 17 June, 2022 Italian heavy lift and transportation specialist Fagioli successfully relocated two massive ZPMC Ship to Shore container cranes from Malta to France.
Fuel for thought 25 May, 2022 Reinder de Haan, global segment lead for transport and logistics at Mammoet, speaks to Cranes Today about the company’s work in the oil and gas sector.
Loads of potential 25 May, 2022 Despite a backdrop of uncertainty positive financial results abound prompting some loader crane manufacturers to expand to capitalise on demand. Cranes Today reports.
Ports Cranes Ease Crisis 24 May, 2022 The world’s supply chain is buckling under pandemic and war. Julian Champkin looks at how the ports of the world are trying to ease the strains.
Dynamic Duo 24 May, 2022 Tandem lift for Vernazza Autogru’s Demag lattice boom crawlers.
Home sweet home 29 April, 2022 Houses are needed everywhere. All kinds of cranes can help build them. Julian Champkin reports.
Logical progression 29 April, 2022 Stuart Anderson charts Liebherr’s logical development of large crawler cranes.
Weighty Matters 29 April, 2022 What used to be 'ultra-heavy' is today’s 'mid-range'; what is out of the question today might be possible next year. Gavin Kerr, global cranes director at Mammoet speaks to Julian Champkin about developments in the world of heavy lifting.
A safe haven 29 April, 2022 This month’s Job of the Month goes to the relocation of a 53 tonne Newton Chambers Koehring (NCK) crane owned by UK port, ABP Ipswich. The port commissioned marine contractor Red7Marine to relocate the crane from West Bank Quay, across the River Orwell, to Cliff Quay utilising its Haven Seajack 4 jack-up barge.
Green revolution 24 March, 2022 Lifting is overwhelmingly powered by fossil-fuel diesel. How can it become sustainable? Julian Champkin finds encouraging progress towards a carbon-neutral industry.


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