Australian rental firm Active Crane Hire has bought 72 Potain cranes over the last three years, mostly MCT 88, MCT 68, and MCT 205 units, in order to keep up with the surge in property activity currently happening in Sydney, Australia.
A new series of hydraulic fast erecting tower cranes will be shown to the public for the first time by manufacturer Liebherr in March. The L1 series will be the company’s smallest bottom-slewing tower cranes
A Liebherr 32 H fast-erecting crane is being used at the renovation of Colombia's historic Central Cemetery in Bogota, where 200-year-old graves are being excavated and a museum and commemoration centre are being built to mark the bicentennial anniversary of the country attaining independence from Spain.
Terex has launched the Eazy 90 self erecting tower crane. It has a 45 m (147.6 foot) jib length, 6 tonne (6.6 US ton) maximum capacity and a 1.4 tonne (1.6 US ton) capacity at maximum radius. It also features a fully hydraulic erection system