New Manitowoc tower crane structure for Europe and Africa

Manitowoc reorganises tower crane structure for Europe and Africa to better serve tower customers and dealers


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New branches to offer crane rental and maintenance capabilities


Italasme has inaugurated its agency appointment with its first Raimondi MRT159 tower crane erection in Milan, Italy

Raimondi appoints Italasme as agent

Italasme has been appointed as an agent for Raimondi, representing the tower crane manufacturer across four areas in Italy

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ALE uses new offshore skidding technique

ALE uses new technique to skid a 2,565 tonne satellite platform


New Bonfiglioli plant

Investment in a new plant and staff training form the foundations of Bonfiglioli’s strategy for the future


Barnhart to buy Strate Line

Barnhart to acquire Strate Line Crane & Rigging



New low loader from Broshuis

The 2-axle PL2 low loader is the latest release from trailer manufacturer Broshuis


Bennetts re-brands and celebrates growth

A re-brand and a place in the Financial Times’ FT1000 signals growth for Bennetts Cranes


Remote control range from JDN

Three remote control models have been launched by J D Neuhaus for its hoists and cranes


Portable gantry used to save seal pup

A portable gantry has been used to rescue a seal pup trapped under boulders

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Murphy Plant buys Volvo tractor units

Three Volvo FH-540 6x4 tractor units have been bought by Murphy Plant to work on the HS2 project

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W. Mayer buys Demag ATC

German company W. Mayer buys Demag AC 130-5 from Terex Cranes




Remote controls: Next level control

The growth in the popularity of radio remote controls continues, even if application areas are shifting. Christian Shelton reports


Telescopic crawler cranes: tools of the trade

The sector is expanding as this versatile machine proves itself around the world. CHRISTIAN SHELTON reports

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Industry Focus: Energy

We look at new lifting products, services and jobs being carried out for the power generation sector (minus wind power). Christian Shelton reports

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Intermat review: Towers shine

It was mostly tower cranes in the limelight at the Intermat show in Paris late April. ICST reports


Interview: TransWorld Manufacturing

It is only natural that Crystal Dieleman, president of TransWorld Manufacturing, would become a major player in the crane industry. D.Ann Shiffler, editor of ICST’s sister publication American Cranes and Transport (ACT), speaks to Crystal about her company…


Truck cranes: The road ahead

Truck cranes and truck-mounted cranes continue to be popular. This is reflected in ongoing manufacturer development of new product lines and updates. Christian Shelton reports



Two new Liebherr models on their way

German crane manufacturer Liebherr is launching two new cranes: a lattice crawler and an all terrain

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Set Win takes first LTM 1450-8.1 in Asia

First Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 in Asia goes to Set Win Group to work in Hong Kong

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Mammoet goes small with Hoeflon

A pair of 4 tonne Hoeflon mini crawler cranes joins the giant Mammoet fleet


​CATME changes hotel and adds speakers

New venue will be the Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. The event is held on 10 October.


Support for M&T postponement

Many equipment manufacturers due to attend M&T Expo have backed the decision to postpone the show


Van Daal on communication at CATME

Marco van Daal claims an easy and simple solution to the miscommunication that causes many accidents

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Kobelco and Manitowoc end supply agreement

November sees the end of the Kobelco crawler crane and Manitowoc Grove all terrain crane OEM supply agreement


Kalmar electric terminal tractor

Cargotec’s Kalmar division launches electric version of Ottawa T2 terminal tractor

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Cameras in frame at Tower Cranes North America

Using cameras to help with ‘blind lifting’ is one of several topics at the Tower Cranes North America conference

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Scott-Macon buys Demags

Two Demag AC 220-5 all terrain cranes have been bought by US company Scott-Macon Equipment

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