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Tower crane focus at ITC in Vienna

More than 200 delegates from all over the world attended the sixth International Tower Cranes (ITC) event in Vienna.




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ITC conference: drones and tower cranes

Patrick Rickerby, technical director at Terra Drone Europe, will explain how drones can be used to inspect industrial structures


ITC conference: BIM and tower cranes

BIM technology will be on the agenda of the International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in Vienna on 26-27 June


Speakers announced for ITC 2019

Jörg Hegestweiler at BKL Baukran Logistik and Henrik Nielsen from Krøll Cranes confirmed as ITC speakers


Dates confirmed for ITC and WCTS conferences

ITC will be in Vienna on 26 and 27 June 2019 and WCTS returns to Amsterdam on 13 and 14 November


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Talking towers

The 5th International Tower Cranes conference was a great success, covering everything  from training to technology. ICST reports

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Video interview: Simon Marr, Marr Contracting

Simon Marr, director Marr Contracting in Australia, gave the keynote address at the 2017 International Tower Crane (ITC) conference in London, UK. In this video, made during the conference, he explains how his company is pioneering the use of heavy lift, luffing tower cranes as an alternative to traditional lifting ...

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ITC 2017: Pierrick Lourdain, Matebat

The commercial director of the largest tower crane rental company in France says crane owners should view hoist access systems for operators as a business opportunity.

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ITC 2017 presentation: Eric Pommier, VP engineering, Manitowoc

How are tower cranes manufacturers exploiting the latest remote monitoring and digital technologies to help improve the productivity and efficiency of cranes on site?


International Cranes and Specialized Transport Features


Pushing the limits: Tower cranes

An emerging trend is manufacturers around the world introducing very large flat top tower cranes. ICST special correspondent Heinz-Gert Kessel investigates

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Knuckle boom cranes: elegantly articulated

The articulating loader crane sector is, well, loaded with new developments. Christian Shelton reports

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IC50 2019: up but slowing down

Highlights from the original ranking of the world’s largest crane-owning companies, now in its 24th year

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Interview: Terex without Demag

John Garrison, Terex Corporation president, and Steve Filipov, Terex Cranes president, talked to Alex Dahm and D.Ann Shiffler about what lies ahead for Terex Corp following the sale of Demag cranes and the boom truck business

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Remote controls: Radio stars

There is a plethora of product overhauls and new launches in the radio remote control sector. Christian Shelton reports