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  • How big is your crane company?

    Following several requests for more time to complete the form, the deadline for International Cranes and Specialized Transport magazine’s IC50 listing of the world’s larg...

  • Sales leap for Cargotec

    Cargotec, which includes Hiab, Kalmar and MacGregor cranes, reported an 18 % increase in sales from €751 million (US$ 835 million) in 2014, to €889 million ($989 million)...

  • Down again at Manitowoc

    Net sales at Manitowoc Cranes for the fist quarter of 2015 were down more than 10% on the same period a year earlier...

  • New dealer for Shuttlelift

    Coastline Equipment Crane Division, based in California, USA, has been added to the dealer network for Shuttlelift industrial carry deck cranes...

  • Straightpoint expands US team

    Load measurement equipment specialist Straightpoint, based in the UK, has appointed Aaron Orsak as technical sales engineer in the USA...

  • Oil spill project for Scheuerle

    Oil Spill Response Limited purchased transport vehicles from Scheuerle to help transport intervention equipment used for subsea oilwell blowouts...

  • Technical lift by Prangl

    Lifting and specialist transport service provider Prangl provided lifting services for the construction of a new nitric acid plant in Hungary...

FEATURES
  • Raising training standards

    As the focus on site safety and reducing crane accidents increases, the call for a global standard in training and certification is louder than ever. Laura Hatton reports...

  • Staying connected with radio control

    Frequency, data display and ergonomics are just some of the latest focus points shaping the design and function of remote controls. Laura Hatton investigates...

  • Cranes and transport Intermat 2015 show guide

    April 2015 sees the global construction equipment industry migrate to France for the Intermat exhibition. IC previews the show and provides a comprehensive guide for what...

  • 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...

 

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