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Improving wind sector safety

The latest moves to improve safety in onshore wind energy projects



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Turning around at Terex

Terex Cranes president reports positive outlook for 2018

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Cargotec buys TTS

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, buys marine and offshore business from TTS Group


Sanroc buys Jekko mini cranes

Three Jekko units have been bought by Sanroc International Holdings

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Millennium Crane Hire buys Liebherr AT

A new Liebherr LTM 1060-3.1 boosts Millennium Crane Hire’s mobile crane fleet


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ALE completes bridge installation

A 1,200 tonne bridge has been loaded-out and installed in Belgium by ALE

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Strand jack scaffolding innovation

Heavy lift specialist Enerpac supplied Kles with strand jacks for innovative tower scaffolding system


Midwest Plant buys Volvo tractor unit

A Volvo FH16-750 tractor unit has been bought by Midwest Plant

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Transdzwig Zawadzcy buys Demags

Transdzwig Zawadzcy buys Demag AC 250-6 all terrain crane

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Elliott celebrates 70th

Elliott Equipment Company celebrates 70 years in business

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Manitowoc orders up, revenue down

Orders up 32% in 2017, revenue down 2%



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Folding towers: Up and over

Continued demand for housing in urban areas around the world as well as the increasing influence of environmental considerations are key drivers of innovation in the self erecting tower crane and mobile folding construction crane sectors. CHRISTIAN SHELTON reports

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Repair and refurbishment: Replace or repair?

Many factors should be considered when deciding whether or not to restore a crane or to replace it with a new one. Christian Shelton reports

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Wind turbine erection: spin doctor

A look at wind turbine erection and transport projects in what continues to be one of the busiest application areas for cranes and transport equipment worldwide. Christian Shelton reports

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Roll up, roll up: SPMT product development

A look at a selection of current products and projects of interest in the self propelled modular transporter world. Christian Shelton reports

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Turbine erection in India

Wind power is a busy sector in India. Partha Pratim Basistha visited a site in central India to see one of the heaviest turbines being erected

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The Knowledge: vessel stability

Calculating and assessing transport vessel stability with Marco van Daal


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Spierings appoints Lissner

Spierings strengthens service network

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Böcker launches 12 tonne truck mounted crane

A 12 tonne capacity truck mounted crane is new from Böcker


New equipment trading platform

A company-to-company online platform for trading equipment internationally has launched


Casar re-ropes goliath

A goliath crane in Denmark has been re-roped with galvanised Turboplast from Casar

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Day and night vision for HC180

Netarus says its HC180 armoured dome camera lens protector now offers improved visibility in changing light conditions

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Harmonising markings and lighting

Steps are being taken to harmonise marking and lighting regulations in Europe

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Raimondi Cranes appointment

Patrick Gigante has been appointed as a commercial manager at Raimondi Cranes

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Lift & Move USA confirms three 2018 events

NessCampbell in Portland, Oregon, and Southwest Industrial Rigging in Phoenix, Arizona, among the hosts confirmed for 2018

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ALE completes Norwegian renewable project

Five-month multi-service project completed by ALE for the NordLink project

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Rolls-Royce MTU engines for new Demags

Demag AC 300-6 and AC 45 City cranes from Terex Cranes will be powered by engines from Rolls-Royce brand MTU

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