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CRANES
  • Kobelco Cranes sales up 47%

    Strong demand across all regions pushed first quarter fiscal revenues to US$ 164 million....

  • Mammoet wins $80 million wind farm contract

    Mammoet and Ballast Nedam have secured a contract worth €60 million (US$ 81 million) to construct the Westermeerwind offshore wind farm in Ijsselmeer, Netherlands...

  • New GMK6400 for Gebr Markewitsch

    German crane rental company Gebr. Markewitsch has taken delivery of a 400 tonne capacity Grove GMK6400 all terrain crane, the 50th unit of this model manufactured...


  • Deadline extended to enter Transport 50 listing

    The deadline has beene extended to submit information for International Cranes and Specialized Transport magazine's 2014 Transport 50 listing...

  • Munich build for Riedel Bau

    General contractor Riedel Bau has rented a Wolff 166 B tower crane from Wolffkran to help with the construction of a new building in Maximiliansplatz, Munich, Gemany...

  • Up and down at Cargotec

    For the first half of 2014 sales at Cargotec were up 3 % on the same period a year earlier but in the most recent quarter they were down 4 % on Q2 2013. Orders were up bu...

  • Alfasi erects Eiffel Tower in Macau

    Alfasi Constructions used a Liebherr LR 1300 crawler crane to erect a model of the Eiffel Tower at the Sands Parisian casino resort in Macau...

FEATURES
  • Testing transports

    As wind turbine components keep getting bigger the challenge for transport companies and equipment manufacturers to overcome these difficulties gets ever more complicated...

  • SPMT guidelines to boost safety

    Radical new guidelines for the operation of self propelled modular transporter (SPMT) are due to be published in the third quarter of 2014 in an attempt to reduce the num...

  • The Knowledge: Time to weigh

    Following on from and linked to the centre of gravity topic from last month’s article, is this month’s equally important subject of weighing a load. Marco van Daal report...

  • The second generation

    High capacity gantry cranes have been in the industry for more than 50 years. Vladimir Nevsimal looks at how the second generation of gantry cranes was designed...

  • A bright idea

    Crane lighting packages are an asset in the set up and tear down of mobile cranes....

  • IC50 2014 shows growth

    In its 19th year the IC50 ranking of the world’s largest crane-owning companies once again has a higher total index value and is up in almost all respects, albeit more mo...

  • The Knowledge: Central focus

    A topic central in more ways than one both to lifting and transport operations is centre of gravity. CoG can be an issue that makes or breaks a project says Marco van Daa...

 

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  • IRN100 - 5 Year Toplist 2010-2014IRN100 - 5 Year Toplist 2010-2014

    This compilation of five-years of IRN100 survey data provides a unique insight into the global rental industry; a sector which is adept at changing and reinventing itself. The period from 2009 to 2013


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