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Chicago bridge jack job
Engineered Rigging uses Enerpac strand jacks as effective crane alternative in Cline Avenue Bridge build
Skyjack enters micro scissor market
Manufacturer introduces two compact scissor lift models; one each for ANSI and CE markets 
Ziegler Rental appointed as Magni dealer
Ziegler is first CAT Rental Store to be appointed as a dealer for Magni Telescopic Handlers
Mammoet in Roxy renovation
International heavy lift and transport specialist Mammoet dismantled a luffing jib tower crane on a Canadian theatre restoration project
Canada to spend $11.8 billion on infrastructure
Largest public infrastructure investment in Canadian history will fight climate change and build a more sustainable and resilient economy
Genie redesigns GTH-1056 telehandler
The updated 10,000-pound capacity telehandler now features a side-mounted engine and 74-hp DEF-free engine option
Herc Rentals reports ‘good momentum’ for 2021
US rental company increased 2020 net profits by 55% despite the challenges of Covid-19
Kobelco suspends excavator production in the US
Issues with US engine certification to lead to temporary suspension of some equipment at US plant
ARA forecasts 1.5% growth for US rental in 2021
The American Rental Association has upgraded its US forecast and now expects 1.5% growth this year
Road Widener launches offset roller attachment
Manufacturer’s Offset Vibratory Roller is said to reduce maintenance by 90%
ALL Crane purchases 21 Liebherr cranes
Delivery has begun and continues through 2021.
Volvo CE integrates excavators with Rototilt tech
Volvo customers could purchase excavators ready to accept tiltrotator and smart functions
First speakers confirmed for 2021 ALH Conference
The first round of speakers for the 2021 ALH Conference set for Sept. 14 in Chicago have been announced
In Memoriam: John “Jack” Peter Barclay, Jr.
Former chairman and chief executive officer of Wire Rope Corporation of America dies at 91.
Reynolds Equipment tackles delicate job
Reynolds Equipment in Wisconsin recently used a Magni RTH 6.35 to complete a number of tasks
Finning reports start of HS2 deliveries
Caterpillar dealer reports a 21% fall in sales for 2000, with new equipment revenues down 40%
Snorkel offers open cabs on telehandlers
Manufacturer’s new open cab offers greater visibility and features a mesh grid to protect operators
SNC-Lavalin to sell oil and gas business
SNC-Lavalin sells as company looks to change focus and reduce risk profile
Bidding opens for virtual Ritchie Bros. auction
Ritchie Bros. will be conducting its six-day Orlando event entirely online.
LafargeHolcim to explore carbon capture and storage
Schlumberger New Energy and LafargeHolcim looking to develop blueprint for large-scale carbon capture and storage 
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