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Fraco acquires Torgar
Canada-based mast climber manufacturer Fraco Products has acquired Torgar, in Spain
Geda launch makes first appearance
The newly-developed Geda BL 2000 person and materials hoist has been put to work at an apartment complex in Cyprus
UBS debuts hoist-monitoring app
The technology monitors hoist car locations in real time
Geda and Potain hoist partnership
Potain tower cranes will be fitted with the new Geda Potain Cab-In internal mast crane operator hoist
Geda and Matebat tie-in
Matebat will equip its rental fleet of Potain tower cranes with Geda 2 PK crane operator hoists
SPG selected for work at Muskrat Falls
The division of Canadian-owned AGF Access Group has been selected by Andritz Hydro as a subcontractor
London tower build with Brogan
Brogan Group is using its recently launched Colossus Hoist and Common Tower at the Madison Tower project in London
Fraco debuts FMC-3 platform
The new rack and pinion work platform was shown for the first time during World of Concrete.
Alimak reports strong third quarter
The Swedish manufacturer’s third quarter revenues doubled compared to the same period last year
Six-star Sydney deal for Alimak
Alimak Group has signed construction and rental orders with Construction Company Lendlease, valued at approximately SEK 53 million ($6.3 million) in Sydney, Australia
Helping hoist
An operator hoist that can fit any crane has been developed by German construction hoist manufacturer Geda
A-Plant buys Kier's hoist business
The UK’s A-Plant has acquired Kier Construction’s hoist business and concluded a five year trading agreement with Kier covering hoists and a wide range of other rental equipment.
Five-year Maersk contract for Sparrows
A five-year contract for an undisclosed amount has been awarded to Sparrows for the provision of hydraulic, lifting and rigging services to Maersk Oil's offshore oil operations
Geda emerging markets hoist makes first appearance
Geda’s latest personnel and material hoist, the SBL 2000, designed for markets outside Europe, has been used for the first time on a construction site, in India
Enter the ALH M20
The M20 ranks North American operations that rent mast climbing work platforms by total number of drives in a company’s fleet
Alimak hoist launch
Alimak Hek is introducing two upgraded construction hoist models at Bauma China, among a range of other products
Alimak order from Bigge
Bigge, one of the biggest crane rental companies in the US, has invested in hoists from Alimak Hek in a SEK16.5 million (US$2 million) deal
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