Latest News

Determining the residual value of tower cranes

Determining the residual value of tower cranes

Tomas Vacek, managing partner, JVS Cranes

News

Advertisement

Advertisement

Fibre ropes for tower cranes

Fibre ropes for tower cranes

Thomas Herse, head of tower crane technology, Liebherr Tower Crane Division

Construction activity trends and forecasts

Construction activity trends and forecasts

Martin Seban, consulting director – economics & country risk, EMEA, IHS Markit

KEYNOTE SPEECH

International Tower Cranes: keynote speech

Jörg Hegestweiler, BKL Baukran Logistik managing director, discusses the changing environment for tower crane operations

itc-vienna-150

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.

ITC Conference-34

ITC conference in two weeks

International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference takes place in Vienna on Thursday 27 June

ITC Conference-34

ITC conference speaker line-up

Speaker line-up for International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in Austria

ict itc conference-306

Booking, information and contacts

How to book your place, and information on the tower crane bus tour the day before the conference.

Jorg-BKL-pic

ITC keynote speaker is Jörg Hegestweiler, BKL

Hegestweiler will address the changing environment for tower crane operations, including the financial model for tower crane rental

Advertisement

International Cranes and Specialized Transport Features

SSCV Sleipnir lifted a 15,300 tonne topside in September

Heavy lifting: First choice

A series of offshore and onshore firsts comprise the core of this month’s feature. Christian Shelton reports

Goldhofer’s Addrive in action

SPMT: Propelled to fame

A look at the latest SPMT equipment updates and some of the ways in which Mammoet and ALE are utilising this important specialized transport tool. Christian Shelton reports

Kato RT SR-500LX rough terrain

Rough terrain cranes: Pick and mix

A depressed oil and gas sector translates into a slow market for rough terrain crane manufacturers. Christian Shelton reports

AdobeStock_292837212 edited

Below the hook: Raising awareness

Safety is a key focus for below the hook equipment manufacturers. Responsibility, however, also needs to be taken by end users. Christian Shelton reports

A Salgert LTC crane being operated using RemoteDrive

Operator assistance devices: Connecting the dots

Both digital and electromechanical crane operator assistance aids are being developed, with the future of the sector perhaps comprising a fusion of the two. Christian Shelton reports

DSC_6358 INDEX

Interview: Paul van Gelder, Mammoet CEO

Complementary business: Paul van Gelder, Mammoet CEO, talks to Alex Dahm about the acquisition of ALE and what lies ahead

The decommissioned Brent Bravo offshore oil platform at Able UK’s facility

Offshore lifting: Water works

The oil and gas industry and the construction of wind farms remain the primary drivers in a buoyant offshore lifting sector. Christian Shelton reports

  • patrick rickerby

    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

  • Museum-of-the-Future-construction

    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

  • Jorg-BKL-pic

    Speakers announced for ITC 2019

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

  • CRANE AND TRANSPORT -54

    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

  • Itc conference 116

    Talking towers

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

  • Video thumb

    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 ...

Advertisement