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Kito acquires Erikkila
Japanese industrial hoist maker Kito acquires Finland’s Erikkila
​ GIS expands chain hoist range
A 1.6 tonne model joins the GIS GP series of electric chain hoists
A trio of innovations from ALE
ALE has developed a new high capacity girder frame, a new telescopic lifting gantry and a Route Survey Tool
Thai company orders eco-friendly RTGs
Four Kalmar SmartPower rubber-tyred gantry cranes have been ordered by BMT Pacific for use at its river port in Thailand
Kalmar launches RMG crane
A rail-mounted gantry crane that Kalmar aimed at the intermodal terminal and container markets
Hermans buys Enerpac gantry
Jozef Hermans Industrial Movers has added to its range of Enerpac gantry lifting systems with the purchase of a 3,000 kN-rated SL300
Two new gantry cranes from Shuttlelift
A pair of new models of rubber tyred gantry crane have been launched by Shuttlelift in the USA
Mammoet launches wind turbine cranes
An interesting design approach has been taken with a pair of cranes new from Mammoet for erecting and maintaining wind turbines
Explosion-resistant JDN hoists
All JD Neuhaus products, which include both compressed air and hydraulically operated hoists and cranes, are explosion protected as standard
Eagle Builders adds gantry cranes
Shuttlelift has delivered a pair of SB50 gantry cranes to Eagle Builders in Blackfalds, Alberta, Canada
CM unveils Tornado 360° lever operated hoist
Columbus McKinnon Corporation in the USA has launched the new CM Tornado 360° ratchet lever hoist with the Sidewinder lever handle
Entertainment sector welcomes GIS motor
Swiss electric chain hoist manufacturer GIS has replaced its LCH series with the LP series, said to be ideal for entertainment rigging professionals
Columbus McKinnon to buy Stahl CraneSystems
Columbus McKinnon Corporation is to buy Stahl CraneSystems from Konecranes for around $240 million (€230 million)
Project report: Vintage refurb
Industrial lifting specialist Linian took on the challenge of economically refurbishing an old electric overhead travelling crane so it could become useful to a new owner
Ace to supply custom three-hoist EOT
Overhead crane and hoist manufacturer Ace World Companies in the USA has received an order for a custom hot metal ladle crane with three hoists from Nucor Steel Kankakee, Illinois
Hydraulic gantries: flexible lifting
Katherine Weir reports on the latest equipment, site reports and news from the hydraulic gantry sector
Tri-Kon takes delivery of Shuttlelift gantry crane
Shuttlelift has delivered a 50 tonne capacity single beam gantry crane to Tri-Kon Precast Products, a manufacturer of precast concrete based in western Canada
Dockside lifting: bulking up
The race is on to increase the size of vessels and the lifting capacity of dockside equipment to keep up with the demand for heavy lifting jobs. Katherine Weir reports
Site report: Jack-up job for ALE
Heavy lift and transport company ALE helped increase the height and alter the track centre distance of four container cranes at the Port of Antwerp in Belgium. IC reports
Riyadh Metro project uses Dorman Long
The 16.7 km elevated viaduct on one of the lines of the Riyadh Metro in Saudi Arabia is being constructed, with the help of UK-based Dorman Long Technology
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