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November 2021


Mammoet and Cometto collaboration
02 November 2021 Mammoet moves windfarm tripod using Cometto MSPE

Kalmar launches digital platform
02 November 2021 Single point of access and greater transparency offered by new digital service, claims Kalmar.

Eco Truck wins Noise Abatement Society award
02 November 2021 Lawsons’ gas-engined Eco Truck with electric-powered Hiab wins UK award for best practice in noise reduction

Hareket moves powerplant items
02 November 2021 Turkish company transports components for two powerplants from Turkey to Uzbekistan.

Manitowoc appoints G Machinery as new Grove distributor in Japan
01 November 2021 G Machinery sells two all terrains shortly after appointment

October 2021


Bigger wheels for Scheuerle trailer
29 October 2021 Axle loads of up to 17.4 tonnes now possible with Scheuerle’s EuroCompact low-bed trailer

Anipsotiki buys new Goldhofer blade transporter
29 October 2021 Higher stability and low ballast weight are features of new FTV 850 blade transporter bought by Anipsotiki

Kobelco crawlers work on HS2
29 October 2021 Four Kobelco CKE1350 crawler cranes work on flagship UK civil engineering rail project

BKL deploys five Potain towers
29 October 2021 German crane company builds 160 residential units using five Potain tower cranes

Transportes Montejo buys 600 tonne capacity Liebherr crawler crane
29 October 2021 Columbian firm buys Liebherr LR 1600/2-W crawler crane to use for wind work

Mycrane and Pesco sign MoU
22 October 2021 Digital crane rental platform to work with energy industry contractor

The Crosby Group launches ChainSafe load cell
22 October 2021 Load forces in cargo lashing applications can be measured using ChainSafe.

Irish Cranes supplies Raimondi cranes for work in Dublin city centre
22 October 2021 Tower cranes to contribute to build of mixed-use College Square jobsite.

Enerpac Push-Pull system constructs world’s largest observation wheel
21 October 2021 Rotational loads of up to 2,572 tonnes make the wheel the largest load ever handled by Enerpac’s Push-Pull system.

New rough terrain from Terex
19 October 2021 Terex launches 35 tonne capacity rough terrain

Transformer transport for Allelys
14 October 2021 Major bridge closed for transportation of 184 tonne transformer

Plant investment pays off for Tadano
14 October 2021 Tadano says Kozai smart plant is fast becoming its primary production base in Japan.

Sistermi buys first Grove GMK5250XL-1 in Brazil
14 October 2021 250-tonne Grove all terrain bought as part of company’s fleet renewal strategy

£500k crane simulator training investment
12 October 2021 Enermech invests in KraneSIM-6000 training simulators from Drilling Systems for three global locations

New jacking towers ready for action
11 October 2021 Mammoet prepares for increased demand for Mega Jack 800