Favelle Favco

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    AMCS Technologies at Hinkley Point


    Anti-collision system fitted to to Favelle Favco M2480D, plus other cranes, at Hinkley Point C build by AMCS Technologies

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    Casar ropes Favco M2480D


    Casar Australia supplies wire rope for Favelle Favco’s M2480D 

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    Tower cranes: Tower power


    Innovation in the tower crane market is thriving, as these latest machines demonstrate. Christian Shelton reports

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    International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference review


    The 2017 International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in May provided a chance for the international tower crane community to discuss a range of key issues  

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    Giant Favco tower in Sydney


    An M2480D Favco tower crane from Marr Contracting in Australia has been used to lift what is likely to be the highest and heaviest load into a fully functional CBD site

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    Milestones in high-rise construction


    With architects designing taller and taller skyscrapers, new equipment and techniques are being developed to construct them.

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    Favelle Favco cranes take on a London landmark. Heinz-Gert Kessel reports


    With its height of 288 m, The Pinnacle, also known as The Bishopsgate Tower, will be the centrepiece of London's financial district. It will be taller than the nearby Heron Tower which stands at 230 m in the UK's capital city

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    Tower crane manufacturers are looking for niche markets


    In these stormy times of a woldwide economic slowdown, one area where manufacturers are looking for business is niche markets with specially adapted cranes. Heinz-Gert Kessel reports

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    Wolffkran's new range-topping 1250 B luffer


    New from Wolffkran is its flagship model, the imposing 1,500 tonne-metre Wolff 1250 B luffing jib tower crane. Alex Dahm gained exclusive access to the new crane in the iron for the first time and spoke to the team behind the project in Germany

  • The Favelle Favco M2480D is the world’s largest luffing jib tower crane. Owner Marr Contracting has

    The men from Marr's


    Third generation company director Simon Marr, with brother Gordon and father Gordon Senior, are the driving force behind some of the most impressive crane projects in the Pacific region and beyond. They operate tower cranes and large mobile cranes, servicing any lifting project at home in Australia or abroad