The Cranes Asia conference, which has been borne from the success of Middle East Cranes in Dubai, will combine vital insight on business opportunities in markets across Asia and Australasia with all of the latest and best in safe lifting operations from the world’s leading safety experts and standards committee members. Asian crane companies will also be able to gain an insight into the latest standards and requirements that will allow them to market their machines to potential US and EU customers.

Space at Cranes Today events is always limited. If you’d like to attend either Cranes Asia 2009 or Middle East Cranes 2010, Kate Hearn is now accepting delegate bookings. You can call her on +44 (0)20 8269 7743, or email her at

If you’d like to sponsor either event or book a table in one of the exhibition halls, you should speak to Martin McCarthy. You can call him on +44 (0)20 8269 7848 or email him at Special deals will be on offer for sponsors who support both events.

Cranes Today’s editor, Richard Howes, will be arranging the conference programmes. If you’d like to speak at one of the events, or if you’d like to suggest a topic we should be covering, please call Richard on +44 (0)20 8269 7861, or email him at