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Buckner accepts investment from Markel
Investor Markel Ventures acquires a major stake in Buckner HeavyLift
Manitowoc upgrades Grove TMS9000-2
Repower of the popular crane with new Cummins X12 Tier 4 Final engine offers an extra 25 bhp.
Kirby-Smith names new president and CEO
John Arapidis has been appointed president and CEO of Kirby-Smith Machinery.
Is bigger better as remote controls with larger displays trend?
Remote control manufacturers focus on improvements, including bigger monitors to display machine information
John Gillespie 1952 to 2021
Industry icon John Gillespie 1952 to 2021
Speedy opens specialist centres in Scotland
New Aberdeen and Edinburgh depots will meet rising demand from the offshore oil & gas, infrastructure and housbuilding sectors
Sales and orders leap for Manitowoc
Q2 orders up 126 per cent and sales increased 41 % for USA-headquartered global crane manufacturer
Fontaine unveils California legal extendable trailers
The four new Xcalibur extendable models are 53 feet in the closed position and 90 feet fully opened.
Manitowoc acquires Aspen Equipment’s assets
CEO Aaron Ravenscroft said the acquisition of Aspen will position Manitowoc closer to its end markets and complement its pending acquisition of H&E Equipments crane business.
ICSA guidance for wind work
New guidance from ICSA on the use of wheeled mobile cranes for wind turbine erection
DICA establishes global presence
DICA’s outrigger pads and crane pads are in use on all seven continents and in more than 50 countries.
Looking back at historic Freedom Tower construction
Lifting and placing the spire atop the One World Trade Center building in NYC was an incredible feat of engineering. 
ACT EXCLUSIVE: Detailing the new Link-Belt 120|HT truck crane
Link-Belt is putting the finishing touches on a new 120-ton truck crane that was designed be a game changer.
ALL purchases Liebherr LR 11000 crawler
The Liebherr LR 11000 lattice boom crawler features a 1,200-ton capacity and 551 feet of main boom.
Global expansion of wind turbine construction
Cranes are high in demand with global growth of wind farms 
How construction workers are struggling with poor mental health
Why poor mental health is such a problem in the construction industry, and what we can do to lower suicide rates
Kirby-Smith Machinery names John Arapidis its new CEO
Ed Kirby, founder of the heavy equipment and crane distributor, takes up Chairman role after leading the company for 40 years
Interview: Mammoet’s Pieter Jacobs on the quest for wind energy
Mammoet’s Pieter Jacobs discusses the future of the ever-evolving onshore wind energy
Moving long turbine blades with Faymonville
New equipment for transporting the longest wind turbine blades now available from Faymonville
Mammoet maintains top spot in IC Transport 50 Index
Runaway leader Mammoet surges ahead again in latest IC Transport 50 Index
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