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
UK manufacturer Street Crane Company has 10 of its cranes deployed across three sites of the Crossrail project, the largest civil engineering project in Europe, spanning 118 km across London and the southeast.
The last two or three years has seen a strengthening market for used hydraulic lifting gantries. Ben Forster, general manager at Rigging Gear Sales in the USA, talks to IC about the company's experience