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February 2023


Link-Belt announces top distributors
03 February 2023 The top five Link-Belt distributors for 2022 have been revealed.

Hareket and Milaha form partnership
03 February 2023 Turkish and Qatari companies look to provide end-to-end lifting and project transportation services in Qatar.

February issue of Cranes Today out now!
03 February 2023 Download your free copy of Cranes Today February 2023 here.

New Munich hub for Palfinger
02 February 2023 Flagship Palfinger hub comprising showroom, workshops and offices to open in Germany.

US non-roadway industrial collision deaths revealed
01 February 2023 Nearly 2000 off-highway collision deaths in the USA industry between 2011 and 2021, reveals Carroll Technologies.

January 2023


Böcker cranes for Berry truck cranes
27 January 2023 UK crane company expands fleet with truck cranes from Böcker.

Road 2015 LLC’s Palfinger fleet
27 January 2023 Georgian building block specialist relies on Palfinger cranes to deliver pallets.

Two lattice boom crawlers for ALL
27 January 2023 ALL expands fleet with two new Manitowoc MCL300 VPCs, plus VPC-MAX attachments.

Rollercoaster ride
27 January 2023 German crane rental firm uses new Tadano all terrain to dismantle classic rollercoaster.

Al Faris orders 27 more Liebherr mobile cranes
27 January 2023 New order for 27 new mobile cranes follows 24 cranes delivered in 2022.

Sarens revamps training centre and adds ECOL course
18 January 2023 Sarens has increased its capacity for classroom and practical crane training and adds ESTA’s ECOL to its syllabus.

Switzerland recognises ECOL
18 January 2023 Swiss authorities recognise validity of ESTA’s European Crane Operators Licence scheme.

Wasel buys Liebherr equipment worth €60 million
18 January 2023 Portfolio expansion designed to meet growing demand for sustainability and wind work.

Global Lifting Awareness Day
18 January 2023 The annual Global Lifting Awareness Day (#GLAD2023) will take place on July 13th, 2023.

DGUV crane operator certification gained using simulator
18 January 2023 Operator-in-training gains DGUV approval using a CM Labs simulator.

Mammoet strengthens position in Brazilian wind market
18 January 2023 Mammoet, the world’s largest engineered heavy lifting and transport service provider, introduced a Tadano CC 38.650 crawler crane to its fleet in Brazil in the third quarter of 2022.

In memoriam: John Hayes: 20.09.1953 to 24.12.2022
18 January 2023 Former assistant editor of Cranes Today John Hayes passed away on Christmas Eve 2022.

Transfer of HSC shares to SHI
18 January 2023 HSC becomes subsidiary of SHI following the acquisition of shares by Sumitomo Heavy Industries.

Fagioli and Cometto transport and load-out system
12 January 2023 New heavy-duty transport system comprises Fagioli transport beams, jack-up towers, and Cometto SPMTs.

Raimondi flat-tops help build a university campus in Cyprus
11 January 2023 Two Raimondi MRT111s, supplied by AtlasPantou – MAN JV Construction Group, will remain on site for a year.