Sarens launches 5,000 tonne super heavy lifter

The latest SGC super heavy lift ring crane from Sarens, named Big Carl, is the largest in the series


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Sarens erects PC Girders by tandem lift

Sarens erects PC girders for the Bakhtiyarpur-Tajpur Bridge in Bihar, India


Demag AC 100-4L Sharjah

Port operator buys Demag all terrain crane

Sharjah Seaports Authority buys Terex Cranes’ Demag AC 100-4L all terrain crane

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Equippo buys German start-up

Swiss online equipment marketplace also opens permanent auction yard in Zeebrugge, Belgium


ALE uses strand jacks to heighten wind tower

Commissioned by Nabrawind Technologies, ALE has moved and lifted the Nabralift self-erecting wind tower

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New chairman for Construction Plant-hire Association

Steven Mulholland, founder of Mulholland Plant Services (MPS), elected as the new chairman of the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) in the UK, succeeding Steve Cormack of Nationwide Platforms



H&E announces CEO succession plan

John Engquist will step down as H&E’s CEO on January 1

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Crowland adds 40 tonne Liebherrs

First of two new 40 tonne Liebherr cranes joins the Crowland Cranes fleet in the UK

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Manitex revenue rises in third quarter

More strong growth at USA-headquartered international crane manufacturer Manitex in third quarter of 2018

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MacGregor cleared to acquire TTS

Offshore crane manufacturer Macgregor’s acquisition of TTS moves a step closer to completion

Jumbo Offshore has won a Leviathan Field job from Technip

Technip awards Jumbo Leviathan contract

Leviathan transportation and installation contract for Jumbo Offshore

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Trojan Battery acquired by C&D Technologies

C&D Technologies is the new owner of US heavy duty battery maker Trojan

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Tower cranes: luffing it up

New large luffing jib tower crane models are entering the high rise and general construction markets around the world. Heinz-Gert Kessel reports

Liebherr EC-B and EC-H cranes in Vienna, Austria

IC Tower Index 2018: Going higher

Another record year for the IC Tower Index ranking of the world’s largest tower crane-owning companies. ICST reports


Specialized transport: Trailblazers

Demand from end users for a plethora of  specialized transport equipment remains high, spurring manufacturers to continue innovating. Christian Shelton reports


Transport legislation and training

Initiatives are underway on both sides of the Atlantic lobbying rule makers to abolish unnecessary barriers to raising safety standards and to trade. Christian Shelton reports

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Environmental matters: Forward thinking

Christian Shelton reports on measures companies are taking to reduce their negative environmental impact

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Wind turbine erection: Generating interest

With the rise and rise of wind power, heavy lift and transportation companies servicing the sector are in demand. Christian Shelton reports


MLC650 crawler crane from Manitowoc

Double digit rise at Manitowoc

Sales up 13 per cent in third quarter at Manitowoc

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Könning buys Demag all terrain

A Demag AC 160-5 all terrain crane has been bought by Könning Autokrane


Berard uses Hydra-Slide system

A heavy track hydraulic skidding system has been used by Berard to move a 27 tonne boat cabin


Transport topics

Registration opens for 2019 SC&RA Specialized Transportation Symposium

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Terex Cranes flat in Q3

Sales of Terex cranes in the third quarter of 2018 were $301 million, the same as in Q3 2017


Bauma looks to add visitors

German show “well on way” to increasing number of exhibitors and wants to see more visitors in 2019

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ALE moves slug catchers

Two slug catchers have been transported by ALE from Spain to Saudi Arabia

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Al Faris moves buoy

A 455 tonne buoy has been transported by Al Faris

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Cargotec still rising

All three Cargotec divisions, Hiab, Kalmar and MacGregor, posted sales increases in third quarter


Sin Leng buys Tadano crawler

Singapore-based heavy lifting contractor Sin Leng Industries has added a Tadano GTC-800 telescopic boom crawler crane to its equipment fleet.

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