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May 2022


Comansa goes ship-building
27 May 2022 Bespoke tower crane built by Comansa for Norwegian ship-building yard.

Tadano to launch electric rough terrain
27 May 2022 Late 2023 set as target for launch of new electric RT.

Largest tower cranes in the Gulf states
27 May 2022 NFT Group works with Yongmao to provide four custom luffing jib tower cranes

Marchetti launches electric telecrawler
27 May 2022 25 tonne battery-powered telecrawler provides up to eight hours use on one charge.

Krebs moves 108 tonne load
20 May 2022 Heavy load moved over fragile ground belonging to Liebherr in Germany.

Plug-in LTC 1050-3.1 coming soon
20 May 2022 Liebherr’s 50 tonne LTC 1050-3.1 compact crane will soon be available with an electric motor for crane operations.

Two huge STS cranes relocated by Fagioli
19 May 2022 Italian heavy lift and transportation specialist Fagioli has successfully relocated two massive ZPMC Ship to Shore container cranes from Malta to France.

Increased demand for custom lifting frames
17 May 2022 UK lifting frame manufacturer reports increased demand due to modular construction.

Mammoet minimises carbon footprint
17 May 2022 Sustainability is key a priority for the world’s largest lifting and specialised transportation company.

Two Terex rough terrains for Scandiuzzi
12 May 2022 Two Terex TRT 80 selected by Italian machine shop for a wide range of duties.

Hiab stabilisation system for Effer 1000
12 May 2022 90 tonne metre loader crane now available with CroSStab stabilisation system.

Collett utilises new Goldhofer girder bridge
12 May 2022 Transportation of 172 tonne transformer successfully completed by Collett utilising its new Goldhofer girder bridge.

D Turner & Son takes delivery of first Enerpac Mini-Lift Gantry
12 May 2022 UK machinery relocation specialist is first to buy Enerpac’s 50-tonne capacity self-contained mini gantry.

Al Faris installs steam box
09 May 2022 Complex tandem lift and skidding carried out at a new waste to energy plant in Dubai.

First LRT 1090-2.1 in Switzerland
06 May 2022 Swiss firm Clausen Kran expands fleet with the first Liebherr LRT 1090-2.1 rough terrain crane in the country, plus a Liebherr LTM 1150-5.3 mobile crane.

Geda hoists in Norway
06 May 2022 Three Multilift P18 hoists are being used for residential construction work in Oslo.

New overhead cranes for US automation supplier
06 May 2022 R&M Materials Handling supplies three overhead cranes to help meet increased workload.

SC&RA elects new leadership slate for 2022-2023
06 May 2022 Newly elected officers at industry association.

April 2022


Cranes Today May 2022 issue out now
29 April 2022 Download your free issue here.

Collett completes Kennoxhead Wind Farm
29 April 2022 Collett complete the delivery of 13 Nordex N133 turbines to Kennoxhead Wind Farm.