Precision Specialized at work

Precision acquired by GTI

Transport company Precision Specialized Division acquired by GTI Transport Solution


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Sarens transports and assembles tunnel boring machine in the Hague

Crew performs meticulous operation to move machine piece by piece


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Strong order book at Cargotec

Orders up, profit down in 2018 at Cargotec and its Hiab, Kalmar and MacGregor businesses

BSI has updated its BIM standards

BIM standards from BSI

New international standards on building information modelling from BSI

Potain MD 689 M40 at work in France

Potain towers over a dome

Large Potain tower finishes at the BioDome in the ZooParc de Beauval, France

Mediaco’s used Liebherr LR 1600/2 crawler crane on a bridge construction job in Blois, France

Mediaco adds used Liebherrs

Pair of large Liebherr mobile cranes joins Mediaco fleet in France


Demag AC 100-4L Leggat Plant Ltd(1)

Leggat buys Demag all terrain

A new Demag AC 100-4L all terrain crane is the latest addition to Leggat Plant’s fleet

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Permanent Texas office for ALE

ALE opens new office in the USA as part of expansion plan


TVH names Americas president

Parts and accessories specialist TVH Americas has promoted Dirk von Holt as its new president

Hareket on the move with the 2,000 tonne crane

First time job in Turkey

Hareket in Turkey transported a crane 90 metres tall and weighing 2,000 tonnes


Nooteboom patent granted

Patent protection granted for Nooteboom’s Liftad Mega Windmill Transporter adapter

Cristian Badin, Raimondi Cranes sales director

Badin moves to Raimondi

Cristian Badin joins Italy-based tower crane manufacturer Raimondi Cranes as sales director

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Mammoet index

Heavy lifting: Lift off!

A look at the latest developments in the global heavy lift arena. Christian Shelton reports

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Interview: The safety evangelist

Alex Dahm asks Marco van Daal about his drive to improve safety in the lifting and transport industry around the world

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Toplift 2018: Winning ways

Readers picked their favourite lift from a selection of ten spectacular projects showcased in the September 2018 issue. ICST reveals the winners


ICM20: Back to black

Recovery in China and M&A activity elsewhere has changed this year’s ICm20 ranking of the world’s largest crane manufacturers


Rough terrain cranes: rough and ready

A look at products and applications in the rough terrain sector. Christian Shelton reports


SPMT: Modular development

The modular nature of the SPMT lends itself to hybridisation  and equipment manufacturers are now exploring exciting variants. Christian Shelton reports on the evolution of the SPMT


Adding the Bruns fleet takes the BKL fleet to more than 600 cranes, making it one of the largest in Europe

Bruns acquired by BKL

Tower crane specialist BKL in Germany acquires Bruns Spezial Logistik


Alfa Lift to get MAN engines

Heavy lift offshore crane Alfa Lift to have engines from MAN Energy Solutions


First speakers for 2019 WCTS

Speakers from Ainscough Crane Hire, Sarens and Kässbohrer will join consultants from McKinsey and Off-Highway Research

A 100 tonne capacity Manitowoc Grove GMK4100L-1 all terrain done up as a taxi crane at Bauma 2016

Manitowoc Bauma launches

Six new cranes will be shown at Bauma in Munich by manufacturer Manitowoc


Heavy lifting contract for Marr

High profile suspension bridge project for Marr Contracting


MK Builders swaps to self erectors

Potain self erecting cranes are now being used by MK Builders for residential construction work rather than large crawlers


Mammoet moves historic locomotives

A steam locomotive has been moved by Mammoet

Chris Easter, Daseke COO

Easter joins Daseke

Chris Easter takes COO role leading US flatbed and specialized transport company Daseke

Andover Trailers for Skelton Plant Hire

Andover builds for Skelton

New plant bodies from Andover Trailers for Skelton Plant


Second keynote speaker for Diesel Progress Summit

Jennifer Rumsey of Cummins has been confirmed as a keynote speaker for the inaugural Diesel Progress Summit

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