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Vattenfall and Mammoet collaborate to develop new wind farm cranes
New climbing crane design offers CO2 savings, minimised community impact, and cost benefits and could bring a step-change in the way windfarms are built, claims Vattenfall.
Precision placement for Schares
A step lifter on Cometto SPMT lifts and moves 160t rail bridge into position.
Mammoet lowers bridge arch sections, weighting up to 1,150t each, in compact job site accessible only via tunnels using a swivel arch lowering methodology utilising strand jacks for minimum ecological impact.
Bauma China 2022 cancelled
Chinese government’s anti-Covid-19 policy results in Messe Muenchen cancelling forthcoming Bauma China 2022.
Faymonville CombiMax PA-X with Joker axle
Additional flexibility realised with new trailer and axle combination.
Hiab launches super heavy loader crane
New range-topper loader crane from Hiab comes with advanced control system.
Updates transform Manitowoc 999 into MLC250
Classic Manitowoc 999 crawler model bought into the company’s MLC line-up.
Five new Liebherr flat-top cranes for Otto Wulff
The construction of school buildings in Leipzig will be the first project for German construction company’s new tower cranes.
Offshore telescopic crane order
MacGregor supplies new-gen offshore wind turbine installation vessel with telescopic cranes to support cargo and load handling during wind turbine installation.
Tadano provides training for Tiong Woon operators
29 days of technical training provided by Tadano at Tiong Woon’s head office.
Five Liebherrs for Emsley
Three LTM 1060-3.1s and two LTM 1040-2.1s for UK rental firm.
Wind work for South Korea’s first MLC650
Small set up space requirements plus increased lifting capacity from boom-insert kit and VPC-MAX mean Manitowoc lattice boom crawler is selected for large wind work job.
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First sight of Böcker electric truck crane
Böcker presents its first fully electric steel-aluminium truck crane.
New Hiab heavy loader crane
New compact 90-tonne metre heavy loader crane packed with technology.
GGR open day for industry event
UK’s GGR Group to host open day for Industry Lifting Lead Associated Professionals Group.
Bennetts first to buy Saez range-topper
New 36 tonne capacity SL 730 luffer to be used for lifting pre-cast concrete slabs for off-site building construction work.
RRC buys first Liebherr
Welsh crane firm expands fleet with first Liebherr mobile crane, underscoring the crane’s growing popularity in the UK.
Tower crane generators pack a punch
Falcon’s new fleet of Punch Flybrid machines boost generator power whilst reducing fuel use and increasing sustainability.
Enerpac gantry lifts powerplant turbine
130 tonne turbine lifted 14 metres for installation in India.