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  • Palfinger up 14% in H1 2015

    Record revenue (up 14 %) and strong earnings growth (up nearly 30 %) reported by Austria-based hydraulic loader crane manufacturer Palfinger Group...

  • Manitowoc down in double digits

    Declining sales of rough terrains and boom trucks were a primary contributor to a double digit sales decline at Manitowoc in the second quarter of 2015...

  • Journey home for ‘Busy Lizzie’

    Transport service provider WWL ALS helped deliver the Busy Lizzie tunnel boring machine to German manufacturer Herrenknecht following the completion of the Lee Tunnel Pro...


  • Liebherr LTM 1200-5.1 for ESB Kranverleih

    ESB Kranverleih based in Mittelbiberach, southern Germany, has added a 200 tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1200-5.1 mobile crane to its fleet...

  • Downhill crusher for ALE

    ALE had the job of relocating a 700 tonne rock crusher at a quarry in UK - down an 8 % gradient with a load that had a 17 m high centre of gravity...

  • Double beam gantry from Shuttlelift

    USA-based crane manufacturer Shuttlelift delivered its new DB110, a 110 US ton (99 tonne) capacity double-beam mobile gantry crane...

  • Columbus McKinnon to acquire Magnetek

    Industrial lifting equipment manufacturer Columbus McKinnon Corporation in the USA has acquired electronic controls manufacturer Magnetek for US$188.9 million...

  • Revenue growth for Kobelco Cranes

    First quarter results up on “firm demand” around the world, but profits hit by promotional costs...

  • GMVykon expands fleet with Liebherr

    Mexican crane contractor GMVykon has taken delivery of a new 750 tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 wheeled mobile telescopic crane...

  • New GMK cranes from Manitowoc

    Crane manufacturer Manitowoc has launched two new five-axle Grove all terrain cranes, the Grove GMK5180-1 and GMK5200-1 following on from the new 250 tonner announced in...

FEATURES
  • Energy demands

    The energy sector poses a number of challenges for end users. Laura Hatton looks at how companies overcome these difficulties and what equipment they use...

  • All terrain cranes: Flexible working

    All terrain cranes are designed to be versatile, making them a popular crane choice all over the world. Laura Hatton takes a look at the latest models...

  • Dockside lifting: Super size upgrades

    Economy of scale is key in container shipping so, as ships get bigger, the cranes need to be larger too. Laura Hatton reports...

  • IC50: More progress

    This year marks the 20th edition of the IC50 ranking of the world’s largest crane-owning companies with a double-digit increase in the Top 100 total. IC reports...

  • Lighter designs

    In the first of a new series, Laura Hatton takes a look at how manufacturers are reducing the weight of cranes to improve performance and efficiency...

  • Telescopic crawlers: A rising demand

    The popularity of the telescopic crawler crane continues to rise as new applications are found and products are refined and further developed. Laura Hatton finds out more...

  • Interview: Skyline Cranes & Technology

    Aviv Carmel, general manager at Skyline Cranes & Technology Ltd in Israel, talked to Alex Dahm about the tower crane market in the country and his business there...

  • The Knowledge: Lift beams pros and cons

    Earlier articles in this series have explained the differences between spreader bars and lift beams. Here Marco van Daal moves on to discuss the merits of the latter...

  • End of an era

    Liberty Industrial used large tower cranes to dismantle a historic hammerhead crane alongside Sydney Harbour in Australia. IC reports...

 

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