Cranes, other lifting equipment and specialized transport exhibitors

06 May 2008


Stand/booth number

3B6 Technologies G-185

Operator assistance devices, electronic control and monitoring systems.

Altec Industries G-168

New entrant into the truck mount sector. On show will be its full five model range.

Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) L-3245

US industry association.

Access International S-571

Sister magazine to IC, covering the aerial work platform and scaffolding industry around the world.

Albert Böcker G-354

Truck and trailer mounted hydraulic cranes.

Alcoa Wheel Products N-2549

Aluminium alloy wheels that reduce unsprung weight and allow extra payload.

Allison Transmission S-15805

Transmissions for heavy duty on- and off-road vehicles.

Altec Industries G-168

Truck mounted hydraulic telescopic cranes.

AlturnaMats C-4164

Cribbing mats and temporary surfacing.

ANMOPyC C-4255

Spanish association for manufacturers of construction and mining equipment.

Arnco C-6006

Manufacturer of polyurethane tyre flat-proofing, microcellular tyres, polyurethanes and foams.

Archimedes-Voulgaris G-266

Hydraulic rotators for tool manipulation. Sizes from 1 ton axial load up to 50 ton lifting and manipulating capability.

ArvinMeritor S-11529

Manufacturer of drivetrain components, including independent suspension axle systems, brakes, transfer cases, aftermarket components and support.

Associated General Contractors of America S-11133

Contractors' association.

Autec Radio Remote Control N-1977

The complete range of radio remote control systems on show includes the modular handheld 10 and 12 pushbutton MK systems and the MJ joystick series. New in the Light series is the LK 8 hand-held pushbutton controller. The Light series is aimed at applications that need a limited number of commands, for example, small cranes (overhead, jib, tower, portal, monorail, etc.), winches and hoists.

Auto Crane Company C-6515

Straight boom telescopic cranes for service trucks.

Avery Weigh-Tronix S-10844

Weighing equipment including on-board truck scales, legal-for-trade lift truck scales, and low profile deck scales.

Bacou-Dalloz C-6829

Personal protective equipment.

Barden S-10351


Bauer Maschinen S-575

Foundation machines, including drilling and piling rigs, trench cutters and hydraulic grabs.

Berco of America C-7429

Manufacturer of undercarriage components for crawler mounted construction equipment.

Bil-Jax C-4525

Hydraulic dropdeck equipment trailers.

Bonfiglioli Riduttori S-16339

Hydraulic speed reducers and gear motors, wheel drives, travel drives, track drive gearmotors, swing drives, winch drives for mobile applications as well as gearboxes, gearmotors, variators, multi-purpose planetary gearboxes, electric motors and frequency inverters for all industrial applications.

Braden Carco Gearmatic – Paccar Winch Division C-6417

Manufacturer of winches.

Brevini Riduttori S-15449

A range of power transmission products under the Brevini and PIV brands ranging from planetary gearboxes to parallel and right angle gearboxes and speed variators.

New are the PWD series of planetary winch drives for applications from 3 to 12 tonnes, and the SLW-SCW series for line pulls in excess of 12 tonnes. Both types are designed for easy integration into winch drums and have double sealing and optional epoxy paint finishes to work in arduous environments.

The planetary design allows engineers to simplify winch arrangements and reduce overall size and weight of winch assemblies. The same design, offering modular reduction stages to achieve high levels of torque transmission, also allows users to standardise on one type of winch, which is torque rated FEM M5 for arduous duty operations.

Two versions of the smaller of the new winch series, the PWD 2100, are available, either with hydraulic or universal input. Cartridge axial piston motors, either from Brevini sister company SAM Hydraulik, or from other suppliers can be used.

Bridgestone Firestone N-2604

Tyres and rubber tracks.

Bridon American C-4259

Manufacturer of steel wire rope for construction, cranes, mining and offshore markets.

Brigade Electronics N-1700

Reverse warning alarms.

Briggs & Stratton S-18019

Manufacturer of petrol and diesel engines, air- and liquid-cooled.

Broderson Manufacturing G-132

Manufacturer of a seven-model range of self propelled industrial cranes in capacities from 2.5 to 18 tons. Broderson also manufactures a 15 ton capacity cab-down rough terrain crane.

Carco Industries G-153

Lube and fuel service trucks, mechanic's service bodies with cranes and compressors.

CareLift Equipment G-155

Manufacturer of the Zoom Boom telescoping rough terrain forklift series ranging in capacity from 6000 to 32000 lb and lifting heights from 32 to 56 ft.

Carlisle Industrial Brake & Friction S-10215

Manufacturer of brakes and clutches.

Carraro S-16315

Driveline components and systems.

Casagrande S-604

Hydraulic crawler cranes in capacities from 40 to 90 tons, and machines for foundation work.

Casar Drahtseilwerk Saar C-4133

Wire ropes for cranes and other lifting applications. The range includes rotation resistant types.

Castrol Heavy Duty Lubricants S-18204

Lubricants and related services.

Solutions S-15627

Engines, power trains, tracked undercarriages and hydraulic systems.

Cavotec S-11254

Cable management systems, slip rings and radio remote control systems.

Chevron Texaco Global Lubricants S-16627

Lubricants, greases, gear oils and extended life coolants.

CM Industrial Products N-1983

Chain and wire rope hoists and other industrial lifting equipment.

Cobo International S-16639

Vehicle electrical components, including light clusters, steering wheels and columns.

Comamoter (Group of Unacoma) N-2569

Association of Italian manufacturers of earthmoving machinery, implements, attachments and components.

Comer Industries S-15649

Mechanical and hydraulic products for power transmission, engineering systems and mechatronic solutions.

Command Controls S-14527

Hydraulic valves and controls, including a counterbalance valve with no dynamic seals, which is claimed to be virtually hysteresis free – the valve is so fast it can follow most any signal supplied to it, eliminating bounce, loud chatter and high pitched squeal, the company says.

ConocoPhillips E-3635

Lubricants and related services.

Construction Equipment Association (CEA) C-4260

UK trade association representing construction equipment manufacturers, their component and accessory suppliers, and service providers.

Construction Europe magazine S-571

Sister title to IC covering general construction in Europe.

Continental Tire N-2850

Manufacturer of tyres for trucks, construction equipment and off-road vehicles.

The Crosby Group N-2860

Industrial fittings and hardware used with wire rope, chain and synthetic slings.

Dana S-16111

Off-Highway Systems is part of Dana Corporation's Heavy Vehicle Technologies and Systems Group.

Core products include axles, driveshafts, engine components, transmissions, gaskets and sealing products, structural components, fluid systems, brakes.

New for cranes and material handling applications is the Spicer TE15

Series powershift transmission. The new unit replaces the 32000 series and is rated 15 % (KW/HP) higher using larger bearings and stronger shafting and gearing. On release in mid-2005, it will provide the 32000 series' same silhouette to facilitate compatibility with engine compartments and subsequently minimize engineering effort.

Demolition and Recycling International magazine S-571

Sister title to IC for demolition and recycling professionals around the world.

Detroit Diesel S-15927

Diesel engines.

Deutz S-16327

Diesel engines.

Diesel Parts of America S-16309

Diesel fuel injection products and other spare parts for Caterpillar, Cummins, Case, John Deere and Detroit Diesel engines.

Elliott Equipment Company G-230

Boom trucks with capacities from 10 to 32 tons in a range of boom lengths and mounting configurations.

Enerpac S-16251

Heavy duty hydraulic lift and shift jacking systems, and other hydraulic tools and integrated systems for construction.

Eriez Magnetics C-6807

Permanent and electromagnet lifting attachments.

European Rental News S-571

Sister magazine to IC for the European rental industry.

F & M Mafco S-11054

Supplier of equipment for heavy industrial applications. F&M Mafco sells, rents, repairs, and reconditions tools and equipment, including cranes, heavy rigging packages and tool trailers

FAG Bearings S-10351


Fall Protection Systems S-11204

Engineering, fabrication and installation of fall protection systems.

Feterl S-664

Heavy duty mechanic's shop trucks for use on- or off-road, available with or without, telescopic cranes. Also available are utility trucks, lube trucks and lube trailers.

Fleetguard S-18127

Cummins-owned Fleetguard designs and manufactures heavy-duty air, fuel, hydraulic oil and lubricant filtration, chemicals and exhaust systems.

Fontaine Specialized G-304

Lowbed and standard trailers in capacities from 35 to 75 US tons (32 to 68 tonnes).

Gehl Company N-2061

Dynalift telescopic handlers, compact utility loaders, excavators, asphalt pavers and a range of loaders.

General Kinematics S-668

Engineered solutions for critical production processes.

Gensco America S-726

Attachments that include magnets, grapples, clamshell buckets, shears and benders. Also offered is equipment for scrap handling and processing, material handling and rebar fabrication.

Gosan C-7307

Mechanical components for lifting, transport and storage machinery. Main products are steel rope sheaves, hooks, hook blocks and couplings.

Goodyear Tire N-2207


Grammer S-17907

Cab seating.

Groeneveld S-17927

Automated greasing systems, reversing obstacle detection devices and electronic speed limiters. Groeneveld products are designed to reduce maintenance costs, extend component life and increase equipment productivity.

Gunnebo Johnson Corporation G-222

Shorty J crane blocks, Quick Reeve crane blocks, wire rope sheaves, swivels, snatch blocks, custom engineered lifting, tackle to 3000 tonnes, grades 80 and 100 chain and fittings.

Hagglunds Drives C-7179

Hydraulic components and complete drive systems using radial piston hydraulic motors. The motors are designed to give low speed and high torque under tough conditions with minimum maintenance.

Hannay Reels N-2646

Steel hose reels and cable reels for the construction industry.

Hatz Diesel of America S-17327

New from engine manufacturer Hatz is the Topic series of liquid-cooled diesels from 6.9 to 42 hp.

Haulotte G-330

The Easy Crane series of telescopic self propelled site cranes.

Hawe North America S-13305

Hydraulic controls designed to benefit the operator and the manufacturer. The latest project is a new proportional directional spool valve based on SWL load sensing. Assembled in a valve bank each directional spool valve segment controls a function and they are all linked via an internal load-sensing line. This allows cylinders, hydraulic motors, etc. to be operated simultaneously and independently at different velocities and pressures.

HBC-radiomatic C-4158

Radio remote control systems.

Helac Corporation N-2545

Hydraulic rotary actuators with 180 or 360 degrees of rotation as standard. Mounting styles include shaft flanges with drilled and tapped holes.

Hendrickson International S-8127

Truck and tractor suspension; trailer suspension; lift, trailer and steering axles, springs, bumpers, and stamped components.

Hetronic USA G-152

New from this manufacturer of radio remote control systems is the HH-MFSHL transmitter. Though outwardly similar to the established HH series, it has newly designed electronics. The transmitter can be programmed using a PocketPC and H-Link software. Features including duty cycle, frequency, and low battery indication can be programmed without opening the transmitter. The HH is powered by two AA size batteries, which give up to 500 hours of operation.

The MFSHL RXD 16 receiver was designed to be small but powerful in flexibility and functionality. It offers 16 solid state outputs for DC applications, and it has two PWM outputs. All outputs are programmable like the transmitter.

Ikusi – Angel Iglesias C-4331

Radio remote control for EOT cranes, tower cranes, concrete truck pumps, and hydraulic cranes.

IMT S-11128

Specialized trailer axles and forgings.

INA USA S-10351


Industrial Cab S-8513

Cabins for year-round operation of off road machinery.

Inter Control (Digsy) PLCs S-16358

Electronic control and human-machine interface systems.

International Construction S-571

Sister magazine to IC for the construction industry around the world.


Come and meet the IC team. We look forward to seeing as many readers as possible.

International Road Federation L-3906

Global platform to bring together those in the public and private sector committed to road development.

International Transmissions S-16151

Integrated drivelines, power trains and their component parts from 50 to 130 kW for off highway applications.

IPS Worldwide C-4271

Independent Parts and Service supplies spare parts for, among others, American, Linkbelt and Lima cranes. Repairs, rebuilds, inspections and certification services are also offered.

John Deere Power Systems S-15639

Engines, transmissions, pump drives and axles.

JJ Keller & Associates C-7073

Publications on safety and regulatory information, including software, training materials and forms for education and training.

JR Merritt Controls C-4348

Electro-hydraulic joystick controllers, switches, operator armchair systems and custom handles for the mobile equipment industry.

Japan Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association L-3603

National association with 73 regular members, 44 construction equipment parts manufacturing companies and construction equipment related companies.

Jaso Equipos De Obras y Construcciones G-226

Tower crane manufacturer from Spain.

Jomac Truck Bodies and Cranes G-364

Manufacturer of cranes, service truck bodies, utility truck and mechanic truck bodies. The articulated and telescopic cranes range from 18000 to 80000 lb ft (13000 to 59000 Nm) and maximum horizontal reach is 30 ft (9 m).

KAB Seating C-4161

Seats for construction equipment operator cabs.

Kalmar RT Center B-902

Rough terrain material handling equipment, including the Kalmar RT series rough terrain reach stacker container handler.

Kenco Corporation N-1761

Lifting attachments, for example, for pipes and barriers.

KHL Group S-571

As the largest provider of international construction information, KHL has seven magazines, two exhibitions, digital magazines, internet, e-casting, contract publishing, direct mail, research, directories, books, videos, and living magazines. Products include: International Cranes and Specialized Transport, International Construction, Construction Europe, Demolition & Recycling International, European Rental News, Access International, KHL book shop, Apex 2005, Rentex 2005 and 360 degree marketing services.

Kinshofer Liftall G-146

Attachments for cranes and excavators, including a concrete barrier grapple, clamshell buckets, rotators, demolition grapples and material handling attachments for the building material industry.

Knott S-16927

Design, development and supply of braking systems.

Kobelco Cranes North America G-162

Crawler cranes, including the CK850-II (85 US ton); CK1000-II (100 ton); CK1600 (160 ton); CK2000 (200 ton); and CK2500 (250 ton) models. Kobelco introduced the CK1600 in May 2004 and plans to introduce the new CK4000 (400 ton) in the first quarter of this year.


Korea Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association.

KTR Corporation S-17818

Rigid and elastometric couplings for flywheel and shaft driven applications.

L & M Radiator S-16059

Products include radiators, oil coolers, charge air coolers and tube & shell after maket and OEM.

Lampson International G-228

Specialist heavy lifting contractor.

Landoll Corporation S-534

Transport equipment, including travelling axle, hydraulic, detachable, container, car and tag trailers, agricultural, military and fork trucks.

Liebherr G-374

See box above

Lifting Technologies G-335

Personnel work platforms suspended from a crane or mounted on a forklift.

Lift-Off Systems S-816

Equipment that allows users to reach, lift, load, pick up, pull, drag, haul, deliver, transfer, dump, hoist, stack or store loads weighing up to 1500 lb.

Lincoln S-16204

Centralised lubrication systems that automatically direct grease or oil to pins, bushings and other lubrication points. High-pressure pumps and accessories for large-scale lubrication applications and a range of general lubrication products.

Linden Comansa G-184

This Spanish tower crane manufacturer is exhibiting two models from its large range of flat top tower cranes: an LC 5211 with 52.5 m (172.2 ft) jib and the range-topping 21LC 550, which lifts 4 tonnes at the end of its 80 m (262.4 ft) jib. On four part line it can lift a maximum of 18 tonnes. This new model in the 2100 series has a larger, roomier cabin but the same frequency-controlled drive system for hoist and trolley. The tower system is the same as on the 2100 series that can be dismantled into panels for transporting long distances. The 6 m (18.3 ft) folding cross-base can be transported as a single piece inside a closed container.


Liftable axles for self-steer and non-steering truck and trailer applications, tags and pushers, 13200 to 22500 lb (6 to 10 tonne) capacities.

Link-Belt Construction Equipment Company G-260

Manufacturer of telescopic and lattice boom cranes, headquartered in Kentucky, US.

Load Systems International G-137

LSI products include wireless crane scale systems; load, angle and radius ALB indicators; rated capacity indicators; wind speed indicators; load pins; and cable reels.

Loadwise International G-280

Rated capacity indicators, load moment indicators and limiters.

Lube-A-Boom G-381

Lubricants for telescoping booms on cranes, forklifts, telehandlers and aerial work platforms.

Maintainer Corp. of Iowa S-667

Service and lube bodies, cranes.

MAIT S-677

Foundation machines and cranes.

Manitex G-405

Boom trucks to 38 US ton capacity with powered boom lengths to 124 ft (38 m) and working heights to 167 ft (51 m).

Manitou North America G-314

On display will be Manitou's rough terrain forklifts and the telehandlers, including compacts and rotating models and new 6000 and 8000 lb (2.7 and 3.6 tonne) construction telescopic handlers.

Manitowoc Crane Group G-440

See box on page 29

Mark Systems S-17900

Agilis is a construction management system that integrates asset management and job management with full accounting software. It is an equipment asset management and job management package merged into a complete accounting system for users in the construction industry.

Marmon-Herrington S-18128

Transfer cases, drop boxes and steerable drive axles for use in rough terrain cranes and heavy duty trucks. Marmon-Herrington provides engineering services for drive train component installation.

Marsh Buggies N-2805

Rental, sales, manufacture and contract work on amphibious construction equipment. Machines include marsh excavators and buggies, swamp buggies, and dump bodies.

McLellan Equipment N-2001

Products include service trucks, hose reels, oil pumps and container hook-lift trucks.

Michelin North America N-2563

Crane tyres are made by the Michelin Earthmover Group, part of what the manufacturer claims is the world's largest tyre maker.

Miller Products S-8821

Lifting attachments that include swivels, crane blocks, forged hooks, sheaves, and overhaul balls as well as load insulators for crane operation near overhead power lines.

Mitsubishi Engine North America S-17005

Diesel engines.

Morrow Equipment G-374

Tower cranes, hoists and lifting equipment. Distributor for Liebherr tower cranes in the US, Mexico, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

Motorman C-4276

Radio remote controls and limiters for lifting machinery. Weighing systems for cranes and lifting equipment.

MTU Detroit Diesel S-15927

Heavy-duty diesel and alternative fuel engines and related products are produced by this division of Detroit Diesel Corporation and DamilerChrysler Off-Highway. Engines range from 33 to 4000 horsepower for construction, industrial, mining and power generation.

Muncie Power Products S-16158

Power take-offs and hydraulic components for truck mounted equipment. The range includes gear pumps, hydraulic valves and accessories for truck mounted hydraulic systems.

Mustang Manufacturing Company N-2863

Telesopic handlers, attachments and accessories are included in Mustang's range.

NCCCO L-3102

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators offers a crane operator certification programme for mobile, tower and overhead crane operators. Candidates must pass written and practical examinations, and meet medical requirements. Re-certification is required every five years and the COO certification programme is recognised by Federal OSHA as meeting OSHA and ASME (ANSI) standards.

NBB Controls

Radio remote control systems.

Next Hydraulics S-657

See entry under Technocrane.

North American Crane Bureau Group E-3757

Crane safety training programmes, support materials and simulators.

North Safety Products C-7415

Occupational health and safety products, including a full range of hand and respiratory protection, protective footwear and clothing and fall protection. Also available are disaster preparedness products, signs & lockouts and traffic safety products.

Northshore Manufacturing G-392

Pedestal mounted material handling cranes and attachments for scrap and recycling, in waste transfer and municipal industries.

Off-Highway Research C-4169

A specialist in research and analysis of international equipment markets. Published research documents and databases are available on markets in Europe, China, Russia and the Far East.

Omnex Control Systems Inc. C-4450

Radio control systems for mobile machines, wireless sensor connections for plant and municipal applications.

Operating Engineers Training Institute of Ontario

OETIO is a training facility in Ontario Canada for hoisting and heavy equipment operators, including mobile, tower and overhead cranes.

Optima Batteries S-16630

Batteries to help minimise downtime by providing a consistent and reliable power source.

OSHA L-3809

Employers are responsible for providing a safe and healthy workplace for employees. To help achieve this OSHA sets and enforces standards; provides training and education; establishes partnerships and encourages continual improvement in workplace safety and health.

Paccar Winch Division C-6417

Winches, hoists and drive systems.

Palfinger North America G-300

Showcased this year is the PK 32002 Performance hydraulic loader crane for construction site applications. It has Power Link Plus, Paltronic 50 overload protection and continuous rotation.

Making its North American debut is the PK 23500 Performance, successor to the PK 23080. Its 23 tonne-metre lifting moment is greater than its predecessor, and it has a better lift-to-weight ratio.

Also on show is the PK 17502 Performance and the PSC 6000 service crane. It has a hexagonal boom profile, manual override control system and radio remote control.

Parker Hannifin S-818

Motion control technology and systems.

PAT America G-149

Electronic control systems, including weighers, limiters and indicators.

Perkins Engines S-15617

Diesel engines.

Pettibone/Traverse Lift G-450

The Pettibone Extendo and Traverse machines have the highest lift and capacity in their class, the manufacturer claims.

QC21 Sling Manufacturing S-11054

Manufacturer of wire rope, synthetic web and chain slings, special assemblies.

Raydan Manufacturing C-7301

Air suspension, kingpin systems and chassis modification for heavy duty equipment.

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers C-5425

This leading auctioneer of industrial equipment conducts more than 140 unreserved public auctions every year in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific Region, Africa, Australia, and the Middle East.

Rotobec USA C-4184

Attachments, for example, including continuous rotators and grapples to handle logs, scrap, aggregates, etc. Also offered is an 8000 pound capacity knuckle boom self loader for truck or trailer mounting.

Rud-Chain C-4245

Tyre protection chains, lifting and lashing points, and round link chain for lifting, pulling, and conveying.

Scheuerle Fahrzeugfabrik C-4145

Self-propelled platform trailers, modular trailers, special transporters for public road haulage and in-plant transport at steel mills, shipyards, etc. Payload capacities range from 15 to more than 15000 tonnes.

Senarc Systems (Crane Scheduling Software) S-17405

Visual Dispatch 3.0 is a new version of the heavy equipment scheduling and billing software package released late last year. It is an interactive graphical user interface designed to allow the dispatcher to schedule equipment, employees and jobs.

Service Trucks International G-342

Manufacturer of Eagle Pro utility, service and lube bodies, Tiger cranes and outriggers for the service industry. Tiger cranes are available in hydraulic and electro-hydraulic versions, in capacities from 2000 to 10000 lb (1 to 5 tonne).

Shell Lubricants S-17705

Lubricants and related services.

Shuttlelift G-167

Industrial carrydeck cranes and mobile gantry cranes ranging in lifting capacity from 8.5 to 800 US ton.

Siemens VDO Automotive S-17709

Electronic instrumentation, control and sensor technology for construction, industrial, agricultural and recreational products.

SKF USA C-6551

In response to requests for critical equipment, SKF is showing a range of new products, systems and services. The company aims to improve reliability, avoid catastrophic failure, lower costs and increase safety. Machine Fault Detection is also on show.

Spanco S-11229

Ergonomic enclosed track workstation cranes between 100 and 4000 lbs (50 and 2000 kg) capacity. Enclosed track workstation and I-beam jib cranes 100 to 30000 lb capacity. Other products offered include manual and motorised portable gantry cranes in aluminium and steel, articulating jib cranes and fall arrest rack systems.

Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association L-3345

SC&RA is committed to providing the information and any other lawful activities members need to safely, legally and profitably transport, lift and erect oversize and overweight items.

SSAB C-4015

High strength structural steel (Weldox) and abrasion resistant steel (Hardox and HiTuf).

Stellar Industries G-128

Products include mechanic cranes and service trucks, tyre service cranes and trucks, and hydraulic hooklift loaders.

Tadano G-413

Examples from the all terrain, rough terrain, truck and loader crane series will be on show. All terrains on show are the 50 ton capacity (45.4 tonne) ATF45-3, the 100 ton capacity (90.7 tonne) ATF80-4 and the 200 ton capacity (160 tonne) ATF160G-5. From the rough terrain series visitors can see the 30 ton capacity (27.2 tonne) TR300XL-4, which has a 101.7 ft boom and 42 ft jib giving a tip height of 155 ft. Also on show is the TR600XXL-4, a 60 ton (54.4 tonne) RT.

Also there is the TT800XXL 80 ton capacity (72.6 tonne) truck crane with its 144.3 ft boom, 58.1 ft jib and 205 ft maximum tip height.

Truck loader cranes on show are the TM-1052, a 10 tonner with a 52.33 ft five section boom. It has continuous rotation and an electric overload alert. The TM-1882 is an 18 ton capacity version with a six section 82.3 ft boom.

TCM N-2580

Hydraulic cranes, equipment for rescuing vehicles, and mobile elevating work platforms.

Technocrane / Next Hydraulics S-657

Hydraulic lift cranes, articulating cranes, truck cranes, service cranes, stabilisers and outriggers.

Terex-Demag S-540

See box on page 33

Tescar USA S-868B

Hydraulic crawler cranes up to 20 tonne capacity are offered in addition to the range of self-propelled hydraulic drill rigs for installing bored piles and caissons.

Timco G-225

Manufacturer of sheaves and wheels made of cast polyamide that is lightweight, non-corrosive and designed to increase the lifetime of mating components. Also available are wear pads made of PA6G + Oil, PET + GL, PECR and PA + PE for heavily loaded sliding applications with minimal or no lubrication required. Lightweight cribbing plates made of regenerate PE are also offered.

Tractel S-10801

Manufacturer of grip hoist manual and powered rope hoists, Bravo and Tralift manual and powered chain hoists. Also offered is force measurement and load limiting equipment, tirak traction hoists, and fall protection products.

Trail King Industries G-195

Special trailers, including construction lowbeds and types for super heavy hauling.

Trail-Eze Trailers G-181

Trailers for hauling equipment from 10 to 70 ton, including pintle pulls, hydraulic tail, hydraulic sliding axle, and hydraulic detachable lowboys.

TrailMax Trailers S-524

Heavy equipment trailers ranging in capacity between 5000 and 70000 lb, including utility trailers, tilt beds, beavertails, and dump trailers.

Trasmital S-16339

See entry under Bonfiglioli Riduttori.

Unimog of North America S-649

The Unimog 4500 is a class 6/7 commercial work truck with Mercedes-Benz power available with PTOs and integrated hydraulics to power special tools such as cranes and winches.

The Valvoline Company S-16427

Lubricants and related services.

VDMA C-4129 G-360

German association of construction equipment manufacturers.

Vogel Lubriction S-17727

Centralised automatic lubrication systems and coolant pumps.

Wennsoft S-17614

Software for service and equipment management.

Wire Rope Corporation of America S-12008

Using “PowerSteel Technology”, WRCA has developed XLT4 low-torque hoist rope that, the manufacturer claims, has more lifting capacity than rotation resistant ropes of equivalent size. As an alternative to multi-layer, multi-strand, rotation-resistant wire rope, WRCA says the XLT4 has near-zero torque, superior strength, toughness and durability.

Wimag G-360

Products include lifting equipment, aluminium cranes, grabs and clamps.

Wirerope Works

Bethlehem wire rope for general purpose and ropes for special construction and heavy equipment.

Wylie Systems G-400A

Crane monitoring systems, products and services. Wylie's key focus is the development and installation of wireless and cabled anti-two-block warning systems, and indicators for combinations of load, angle, length and radius. New is the rated capacity indicator model W3100, a low cost version of the i3000 model. “The W3100 is made more compact by integrating the terminal unit and the display in one box”, explains Frank Beardsley, Rayco-Wylie technical director. The indicator uses the technology of the i3000 and has the same basic functions: rated capacity indicator, range limiting device, load indicator, slew indication by absolute encoder and anti-two-block system. The main difference is that the W3100 does not have a graphical display nor the outrigger monitoring and data logger options of the i3000.

X-L Specialized Trailers G-415

Open deck trailers, dollies, jeeps and boosters.

Xuzhou Construction Machinery Group C-7441

XCMG claims to be the largest manufacturer of construction machinery in China. The main products are all terrain and truck cranes, aerial fire fighting trucks and earthmoving equipment.

ZF Friedrichshafen S-16211

Driveline and chassis technology for off-highway vehicles. Products include: Powershift, Synchro shuttle, hydrostatic transmissions, axles and mixer drives.

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