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Manitex’s backlog at a five year-high 10 May, 2021
Cranes and specialised industrial equipment manufacturer Manitex International has reported net sales revenue of $47.2m for the first quarter of 2021, down $1.5m year-on-year.
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Manitowoc reports sales growth in Q1
Monday, May 10, 2021 The Manitowoc company has reported sales revenue of $354.3m in the first quarter of the year, 7.6% higher than the same period in 2020.
Hiab sees orders surge in Q1
Thursday, May 06, 2021 Hiab, the knuckleboom and load handling subsidiary of Cargotec, has reported sales revenue of €287m for the first quarter of the year, down 5% compared to the same period in 2020.
Palfinger reports revenue growth for Q1
Wednesday, May 05, 2021 The Palfinger Group reported a revenue of €405.9m for the first quarter of the year, up €12.7m (3.2%) compared to the previous year.
Goldhofer launches second version of Stepstar
Wednesday, May 05, 2021 Goldhofer has introduced a second version of the Stepstar self-tracking semi lowloader series, with one or two pairs of wheel recesses and the new ‘Mega’ gooseneck.
Three-axle Tadano returns home
Wednesday, May 05, 2021 A Tadano ATF 50G-3 from Nuremberg crane service provider Gebrüder Markewitsch’s fleet, was used for the construction of crane washing bays at Tadano’s plant in Lauf an der Pegnitz, Germany.
Potain expands MDT flat top range
Wednesday, May 05, 2021 Potain has launched the MDT 489 flat top tower crane, available in 20t (22USt) and 25t versions. The crane has an 80m jib and offers a tip load of 3.5t.
LG 1750 erects two 170m wind turbines
Tuesday, May 04, 2021 Dutch crane contractor M. Verschoor has recently used its new Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile crane with SX3 lattice boom system to erect two Vestas wind turbines in north-east Germany.
Hydraulic gantry removes 470t generator
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Algerian heavy lift company Global Freight Transit SARL used an Enerpac SBL1100 hydraulic gantry to lift a 470t generator at the Koudiet Eddraouch power station in El-Tarf province, Algeria.
Jekko delivers 80 MPK06 in four months
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Treviso, Italy-based crane manufacturer Jekko has announced that it has sold 80 MPK06 minipickers in the first four months of the year.
Telecrawler for precast panel lifts
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Derr and Isbell Construction used a 140USt (127t) Link-Belt telecrawler for the placement of more than 250 precast panels for the construction of The Stack, a 16-storey mixed-use development in Dallas.

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