All Gantry - Industrial/Hoist/Bridge Articles

Shuttlelift launches largest model to date
Crane manufacturer Shuttlelift in the USA has launched the SB 120, a 109 tonne capacity single-beam, single-hook, rubber tyred mobile gantry crane
Tiger Trailers chooses Street Cranes
Commercial vehicle body builder Tiger Trailers in the UK has taken delivery of three overhead cranes from industrial crane manufacturer Street Crane
From Romania to Rotterdam
Specialized transport company Van der Vlist has begun the transport of shipbuilding parts across Europe from Romania to the Netherlands
Malaysian lift for Mammoet
Global heavy lift and transport service provider Mammoet has lifted a 1,210 tonne absorber in Malaysia
Effective lifting
Automation, synchronisation and more lifting capacity are just a few areas that are shaping the development of telescopic hydraulic gantry cranes. Laura Hatton investigates
Terex RTGs for Vietnamese port
Vietnamese company Haiphong Port has ordered six new rubber-tyred E-RTG gantry cranes from Terex Port Solutions (TPS)
Demag crane operations on the move
Terex Corporation plans to move the USA-based production of its Demag overhead factory cranes from Houston to Oklahoma
The second generation
High capacity gantry cranes have been in the industry for more than 50 years. Vladimir Nevsimal looks at how the second generation of gantry cranes was designed
Konecranes acquires Sanma
Lifting equipment manufacturer, Konecranes, has acquired Chinese hoist and crane manufacturer Jiangsu Three Horses Crane Manufacture (Sanma)
ElectroMech to build cranes in UAE
Indian manufacturer of electric overhead travelling (EOT) cranes ElectroMech plans to add a manufacturing facility to its operations in the UAE
LEEA offers new training course
The LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) will launch a new one-day training course for introduction to the overhead lifting sector
Taiyuan Heavy builds 6,400 tonne lifter
In China Taiyuan Heavy Machinery Group has built a 6,400 tonne capacity super heavy lifting gantry system with hydraulic hoisting
Giant gantry crane arives at Port of Tyne
The Port of Tyne, UK, has taken delivery of its second gantry crane for its Container Terminal at Tyne Dock in South Shields
Goliath to remove radioactive waste
A mammoth semi-goliath crane has been installed by Sellafield Ltd UK to lift nuclear waste packages onto road transporters
Konecranes Goliath gantry for Brazil
Brazilian shipyard Estaleiro Enseada do Paraguaçu (EEP) has ordered a Goliath gantry crane from Konecranes
Kalmars for Venezuelan port
Cargo and load handling company Kalmar has secured an order for port equipment to Venezuela's government-owned port operator Bolivariana de Puertos (Bolipuertos), S.A
Goliath crane inspection
It is a myth that steel structures of Goliath and other crane types only need minimum inspection and that their steel structures do not suffer from fatigue. IC reports
KW Precast gets Shuttlelift DB70
A Shuttlelift DB70 double-beam mobile gantry crane has been delivered to concrete manufacturing site KW Precast in Burlington, Wisconsin, USA
GGR welcomes additions
The GGR Group has added two new pick and carry crane models to its hire fleet of compact lifting equipment
Freightliner welcomes two new RMGs
Freightliner Southampton, in the UK, inaugurated its two new Liebherr rail mounted gantry (RMG) cranes at a ceremony on 15 October. The cranes have been named Freightliner Fortis 15-10-2012 and Freightliner Agilitas 15-10-2012
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