Sarens launches 5,000 tonne super heavy lifter

The latest SGC super heavy lift ring crane from Sarens, named Big Carl, is the largest in the series


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Sarens erects PC Girders by tandem lift

Sarens erects PC girders for the Bakhtiyarpur-Tajpur Bridge in Bihar, India


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Manitex revenue rises in third quarter

More strong growth at USA-headquartered international crane manufacturer Manitex in third quarter of 2018

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MacGregor cleared to acquire TTS

Offshore crane manufacturer Macgregor’s acquisition of TTS moves a step closer to completion

Jumbo Offshore has won a Leviathan Field job from Technip

Technip awards Jumbo Leviathan contract

Leviathan transportation and installation contract for Jumbo Offshore

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Trojan Battery acquired by C&D Technologies

C&D Technologies is the new owner of US heavy duty battery maker Trojan


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Double digit rise at Manitowoc

Sales up 13 per cent in third quarter at Manitowoc

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Könning buys Demag all terrain

A Demag AC 160-5 all terrain crane has been bought by Könning Autokrane


Goeyvaerts adds Konecranes harbour crane

A Konecranes mobile harbour crane has been ordered by Goeyvaerts

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ALE completes ship job

Heavy lifting activities for the building of a new polar vessel have been completed by ALE


Berard uses Hydra-Slide system

A heavy track hydraulic skidding system has been used by Berard to move a 27 tonne boat cabin


Transport topics

Registration opens for 2019 SC&RA Specialized Transportation Symposium

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Tower cranes: luffing it up

New large luffing jib tower crane models are entering the high rise and general construction markets around the world. Heinz-Gert Kessel reports

Liebherr EC-B and EC-H cranes in Vienna, Austria

IC Tower Index 2018: Going higher

Another record year for the IC Tower Index ranking of the world’s largest tower crane-owning companies. ICST reports


Specialized transport: Trailblazers

Demand from end users for a plethora of  specialized transport equipment remains high, spurring manufacturers to continue innovating. Christian Shelton reports


Transport legislation and training

Initiatives are underway on both sides of the Atlantic lobbying rule makers to abolish unnecessary barriers to raising safety standards and to trade. Christian Shelton reports

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Environmental matters: Forward thinking

Christian Shelton reports on measures companies are taking to reduce their negative environmental impact

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Wind turbine erection: Generating interest

With the rise and rise of wind power, heavy lift and transportation companies servicing the sector are in demand. Christian Shelton reports


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Terex Cranes flat in Q3

Sales of Terex cranes in the third quarter of 2018 were $301 million, the same as in Q3 2017


Bauma looks to add visitors

German show “well on way” to increasing number of exhibitors and wants to see more visitors in 2019

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Cargotec still rising

All three Cargotec divisions, Hiab, Kalmar and MacGregor, posted sales increases in third quarter


Sin Leng buys Tadano crawler

Singapore-based heavy lifting contractor Sin Leng Industries has added a Tadano GTC-800 telescopic boom crawler crane to its equipment fleet.

Yale Ergo 360 used in pulling applications as well as lifting

Ranger passes tunnel test

Ratchet lever hoists from Ranger pass the tunnels test in Australia

Spedition Kübler at work in South Germany

County record for Kübler

Kübler broke another record with its transport of a 272 tonne transformer in the south German county of Schwäbisch Hall

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Kolb joins Cometto

Joachim Kolb joins Italian specialized transport equipment manufacturer Cometto

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Good growth for Palfinger

In the first three quarters of 2018, revenue increased by 8.2% from €1,093.1 million to €1,182.6 million


Schick buys Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1

A new flagship Liebherr crane for Schick

IMT 42684 wallboard loader launched in October 2018

New top model from IMT

IMT launches its range-topping 42684 hydraulic knuckle boom loader crane

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