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November 2023


Van Oord installs first turbine at South Fork offshore wind farm
24 November 2023 Upgraded crane enables installation of latest generation turbines.

Wolff high-speed positioning assistance system now available
24 November 2023 Increased control, safety, speed and efficiency are some of the benefits available, Wolffkran claims, for new and retrofitted cranes.

New 150 tonne telecrawler from Liebherr
24 November 2023 Transportability, increased crane control and pick & carry characteristics make the new LTR 1150 particularly suitable for construction and wind work, claims Liebherr.

Barnhart acquires Armstrong Crane & Rigging
24 November 2023 Third Acquisition in 2023 for US lifting and logistics contractor.

LNG contract win for Altrad Sparrows
24 November 2023 Altrad Sparrows ventures into Papua New Guinea with ExxonMobil LNG contract.

Gil & Fils Levage delivers fragile load using Palfinger crane
17 November 2023 Heavy-duty Palfinger crane delivers glass panels in delicate operation.

Vita Load Navigators for Wolffkran
17 November 2023 Ten VLN units ordered by Wolffkran for use in sales and rental fleet.

Innovative WTG installation from Yongmao
16 November 2023 Freestanding Yongmao tower crane installs WTG on concrete tower at a height of 180m.

Safety first at London tower crane jobsite
15 November 2023 LTC use seven Saez tower cranes equipped with AMCS zoning and anticollision systems.

Expansion for BKL
10 November 2023 German crane specialist expands branch network following the takeover of Knoll.

New Potain self-erector
03 November 2023 Potain launches first crane in the new Evy self-erecting range: Evy 30-23 4 t.

Train transportation
03 November 2023 Historic German locomotive moved for restoration.

100 tonne rough terrain for Indonesian company
03 November 2023 PT Vector Utama adds Grove GRT8100 rough-terrain crane to fleet.

Single Link-Belt crawler used instead of two smaller cranes
03 November 2023 Contractor uses large Link-Belt lattice boom crawler to speed up tunnel building operations.

November issue of Cranes Today out now
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October 2023


MyCrane appoints Brough as US president
27 October 2023 Brough looks to boost MyCrane’s presence in US market.

Radius delivers abnormal loads for Proctor & Gamble
25 October 2023 Consultancy, warehousing, transportation and tandem lift of P&G oversized vessels provided by Radius Group.

New corporate brand: Kito Crosby
25 October 2023 Merger between KITO Corporation and The Crosby Group united under new brand.

Sany launches SAC600E all terrain crane to UK market
25 October 2023 Sany marks dedicated UK crane division with launch of 60-tonne, three-axle SAC6000E all terrain.

Sany all terrains for Sarens
24 October 2023 24 units to be used for oil and gas work in Middle East.