ESTA 2010 Awards entries shortlisted

By Alex Dahm01 March 2010

ESTA Awards for Excellence

ESTA Awards for Excellence

Following a record number of entries a shortlist has been drawn up for the 2010 ESTA Awards of Excellence.

The awards and dinner event will be held on 22 April during the Bauma exhibition in Munich, Germany. Around 500 people are expected to attend the annual major event for the lifting and specialized transport industry.

The shortlist of companies for the ESTA Awards of Excellence 2010 is as follows:


A. Telescopic

Breuer & Wasel

Sarens Nederland


Wagenborg Nedlift

Latice boom



Sarens Belgium

Sarens Netherlands


A. Trailer and load under 120 tonnes gross weight)


Transport Lecoq

B. Trailer and load over 120 tonnes gross weight

GCS Johnson

Gustav Seeland

Spedition Kuebler

Transport Company Ville Silvasti

Combined techniques


Mammoet Netherlands

Multilift Transportsysteme Deutschland

Sarens Nederland



Kraanverhuur De Groote

Mammoet Netherlands

Sarens Belgium


Abnormal Load Engineering




Sarens Belgium

Self propelled modular transporter


Mammoet Nederland

Sarens Belgium


Called the "largest crane and heavy haulage party in Europe", the 2010 dinner promises to be the biggest to date and has attracted sponsorship from many top companies. Liebherr and Terex are headlining as gold sponsors, while the list of silver sponsors comprises Goldhofer, Kobelco, Link-Belt, Manitowoc, Scheuerle, Sennebogen and Tadano. Supporting sponsors at the time of writing were Faymonville, Load Systems International, Modulift and Sarens.

In addition to the dinner, on 22 April there will be a full programme of ESTA annual meetings as follows:

10:00 - 12.30 Section Cranes Meeting / Section Transport meeting

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

14:00 - 17.00 General Assembly meeting for ESTA Ordinary and Special Members

19:00 - 24:00 ESTA Awards Dinner of Excellence 2010

The awards dinner is jointly run by ESTA and International Cranes and Specialized Transport magazine. ESTA (European Association of Heavy Haulage, Transport and Mobile Cranes) is the pan-European association for national trade associations representing mobile crane rental, heavy haulage and abnormal load transport companies.

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