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Mammoet SK6,000 Index

Mammoet reveals 6,000 tonne crane

The SK6,000 is a new 6,000 tonne capacity super heavy lift crane from Mammoet, joining the existing SK190 and SK350, and the SK10,000 announced in 2019

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Sarens to open a new depot in Chingola, Zambia

Sarens opens a new depot at Chingola in the Copperbelt area of Zambia to serve the clients and coordinate with them closely

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Sarens opens a new depot at Chingola in the Copperbelt area of Zambia to serve the clients and coordinate with them closely

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Palazzani announces spider crane details

Tracked platform specialist provides details about its first spider crane

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Bauma Conexpo India postponed

Rescheduled for a second time, the show will now take place 20 - 23 April 2021, Greater Noida, Delhi

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Crane rental confidence survey 2021: call for entries

Have your voice heard in our annual crane rental confidence survey and benefit from the results

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Construction and Covid-19: rolling news update

KHL journalists are reporting on how the Covid-19 outbreak is impacting construction worldwide

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The 130 tonne capacity Sennebogen 6133 E telescopic boom crawler crane lifting and moving precast concrete parts up to 32 metres long and 35 tonnes in weight in confined spaces

Telescopic boom Sennebogen crawler goes to work

A 130 tonne capacity telescopic crawler crane is proving its worth on a large scale concrete project in Germany

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Trungnam gets Sany crawlers

Trungnam Group in Vietnam takes delivery of large crawler cranes from Sany in first part of major order

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Bigge expands in South Carolina

Crane rental house Bigge Crane and Rigging in the USA is increasing its coverage with the opening of a branch in Rock Hill, South Carolina

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SC&RA events to be rescheduled

First quarter 2021 live SC&RA events in the USA are being moved to dates later in the year

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Concern over VEMAGS permit rules

Changes to permit regulations being introduced in Germany are causing concern among specialized transport operators

The 1991 Liebherr LTM 1025 is still going strong and looks well for its age

New Liebherr pair modernises fleet

Würzburger Kranverleih und Bergungsdienst in Germany adds two new Liebherr wheeled mobile cranes to modernise its fleet

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Video: Tower Cranes North America (TCNA) 2020

A full recording of the 2020 Tower Cranes North America online conference is now available

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SC&RA events to be rescheduled

First quarter 2021 live SC&RA events in the USA are being moved to dates later in the year

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Tower crane signage guidelines from SCRA

SC&RA’s new publication addresses best practices of placing signage on tower cranes

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Meetings schedules: SCRA comment September 2020

A successful transport or crane and rigging company often relies on the execution of management meetings that allow leadership to delegate

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4 under 40: SCRA news August 2020

Helping to develop talent in the industry is a key aim of the association. Mike Chalmers tracks the progress of four under 40 in the industry

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Infrastructure challenges: SCRA Comment August 2020

Covid-19 added a new set of challenges to infrastructure-related companies around the world already beset with many ongoing issues

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Ropes and winches: Winding it on

To give the safest and longest service, both steel wire and synthetic fibre rope needs to be treated well, correctly selected and of good quality. ICST reports

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Articulating cranes: A range of change

Other than Covid-19 there have also been some useful technological developments and innovation, plus interesting applications. Alex Dahm reports

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VersaCrane TC-36000/S2 makes lifting debut

The first job for the 3,000 US ton capacity VersaCrane TC-36000/S2 was a two-part coker replacement

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Engines and components: driving ahead

Development of electric drives will continue but there is still considerable life left in the internal combustion engine and associated components. Alex Dahm and ICST sister magazines Diesel Progress and Diesel Progress International report

Spectacular aerial view of a red Irving Equipment crawler crane lifting a pipe rack in a refinery using a complex arrangement of multiple Modulift beams

Out of the darkness and moving ahead

Sarah Spivey, Modulift managing director, shares her experience of implementing a clear strategy and quickly adapting to the changes caused by 2020’s global events

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Specialized transport: regulation weight

Specialized transport OEMs are trying to find the perfect balance between carrying capacity and tare weight, while meeting as many road regulations as possible. ICST reports

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NFS Leasing boosts Longhorn

Longhorn meets demand for more lifting capability in New York, USA, with the help of NFS Leasing

Sarens uses Demag crawlers for wind work

Sarens uses Demag crawlers for wind work

Two 650 tonne class Demag crawlers used by Sarens to erect wind turbines in the Netherlands 

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Al Faris moves pontoons and boat

A tugboat and pontoons were transported by local contractor Al Faris more than 140 km in the United Arab Emirates

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Bouygues signs JV on remote operation of machines

Bouygues Construction partners with Lextan to work on R&D for remote and assisted driving

TopLift 2020

TopLift 2020: against the odds

Our annual TopLift competition gives you the opportunity to vote on your favourite lift from our selection of ten impressive lifts featured in the magazine over the last year.

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Schares in bridge move

Specialist contractor Schares chose Cometto Eco1000 transporters for a bridge transport job in Germany

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ACT Crane and Heavy Equipment adds 16 Demags

Sixteen new Demag wheeled mobile cranes in wide range of capacities for Saudian Arabian crane rental company Arabian Consolidated Trading

The F.lli Ferrari 9265 with continuous slewing is the largest of the new models here in red and lifting containers

14 new cranes from Ferrari

F.lli Ferrari expands New Age Line of hydraulic articulating cranes with 19 to 21 tonne-metre models

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Manitex reports lower revenue, larger backlog

Manitex International CEO Steve Filipov said third quarter 2020 results were in line with expectations in a challenging environment 

Tadano Demag says its new AC 450-7 is powerful like an 8-axle crane and compact like a 6-axle crane

Brand new 450 tonne Demag crane

Demag says its brand new 450 tonne capacity all terrain crane sets new standards on seven axles. Alex Dahm reports

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