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CRANES

  • Prison project for EAB

    French construction contractor EAB put four Potain tower cranes to work at the development of a former jail in Lyon, France...

  • Four Kobelco crawlers for Weldex

    Leading UK crawler crane rental house Weldex has added four new Kobelco crawlers to its fleet. The CKE600G and CKE800G units will be based in Derbyshire, central England...

  • Bob Gowans joins Andover Trailers

    Heavy haulage trailer manufacturer Andover Trailers in the United Kingdom has appointed Bob Gowans as commercial manager...

  • Mammoet crane at Reficar Refinery

    Heavy lift and specialized transport company Mammoet USA helped with an expansion project at the Reficar Refinery in Colombia...

FEATURES
  • The Knowledge: Bullets on the move

    As a way of illustrating some of the skills and techniques described in previous Knowledge series articles, Marco van Daal presents a case study of a major moving project...

  • A lighter alternative

    Hoist ropes made from synthetic polymer fibres instead of steel wire, and electric winches instead of hydraulic ones are making an impact on the industry. Laura Hatton in...

  • Truck cranes: A growing trend

    The latest designs of truck cranes are offering higher lifting capacities, leaving the lower end of the lifting scale for the truck mounted variant. Laura Hatton reports...

  • Intermat preview: new in Paris

    April 2015 sees the global construction equipment industry migrate to France for the Intermat exhibition. IC previews the show...

  • The Knowledge: Spreader bars and lift beams part II

    For this, the second article on spreader beams, Marco van Daal presents a rigging case study on some of the figures that are shown in the last article...

  • Flexible finance

    Brian Foster, head of industry finance at Siemens Financial Services discusses how companies can maximise their business opportunities by upgrading their equipment...

  • The safe use of mobile cranes

    Klaus Meissner, FEM/Terex and Søren Jansen, ESTA discuss the root causes of mobile crane accidents...

 

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SPECIAL REPORT

  • Special Report: Earthmoving 2014Special Report: Earthmoving 2014

    KHL’s Special Report on earthmoving equipment, comprises new product news, case studies and machine specifications published by in the pages of International Construction during 2014.


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