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Lower cost transporter for access platforms
Dutch transport specialist, Nooteboom, has added a low-cost version to its range of semi low-loaders for transporting access platforms and telehandlers.The semi low-loaders have a specially reinforced chassis for highly concentrated loads, a hydraulic load floor and axles with hydraulic steering.
New Nooteboom ballast trailer
Dutch specialized trailer manufacturer Nooteboom has launched a 7 by 2.75 m ballast semi-trailer
New self propelled modular transporter from Hydrospex
A new self propelled modular trailer (SPMT) system offers advantages over competitors, according to its manufacturer, Netherlands-based Hydrospex. Tjerko Jurgens, Hydrospex managing director, demonstrated the new high capacity system to Alex Dahm
SPMTs transport fully rigged heavy lifter
Mammoet used self propelled modular transporters to move its fully rigged 1,600 tonne capacity PTC-DS ring crane at a power station in Germany
Kamag delivers slag pot carrier to Qatar
Specialized transport equipment manufacturer Kamag Transporttechnik in Germany has delivered a slag pot carrier to the Qatar Steel Company in Qatar
Felbermayr makes first use of an SPMT on public roads in Austria
Felbermayr transported a new 221 tonne voltage transformer on a 90 km journey in Austria. It was the first time an SPMT had been used on public roads in the country
Indian expertise: major lifting projects under the spotlight
Lift & Shift in India has carried out a range of major projects over the last 12 months. IC outlines three of them
Power in motion
An order received last year for the transport of four ultra heavy transformers was the start of one of Wagenborg Nedlift's biggest challenges. IC reports
Heavy transport diversity
The heavy and specialized transport industry is increasingly challenged to find solutions to carry extreme loads to their destinations. In solving those challenges ingenuity is often the key word. Gino Koster presents some examples on the basis of the ESTA 2008 award winning jobs and other typical entries
New Goldhofer semi-trailer exceeds 100 tonnes
Specialized transport equipment manufacturer Goldhofer will launch its ten-axle STZ-H10 beam-axle semi-trailer in September.
Schwandner opts for Goldhofer
Germany-based specialized transport rental company Schwandner Group has ordered 68 THP/SL heavy-duty axle lines from Goldhofer
Goldhofer launches Mega PST
German manufacturer Goldhofer is shaking up the market for self propelled modular transporters (SPMT) with the introduction of the PST/ES-E, writes Gino Koster
New Rogers trailer
The newest addition to the Rogers line of flat bed trailers is the 40 US ton (35.7 metric tonne) capacity oil field float
Loader trailer
Heavy and specialized transport companies increasingly search for ways to improve flexibility and efficiency. Van Grinsven Crane Hire and Transport B.V. in the Netherlands is a typical example. The company worked closely with trailer manufacturer Broshuis to create a new innovative multi-functional trailer. Gino Koster reports
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