Gulf Hoisting adds Terex CC 6800
By Laura Hatton15 February 2013
Shandong Gulf Large Size Hoisting Equipment Co Ltd (Gulf Hoisting) in China has taken delivery of a Terex crawler crane.
The 1,250 tonne Terex CC 6800 lattice boom crawler has a maximum load moment of 13,952 tonne-metres. It boasts a simple assembly process for short set-up times, terex said. Measurements and weight have also been taken into the design of the crane for cost effective transport, Terex said.
At a ceremony marking the delivery, a Mr Limin, Gulf Hoisting chairman, said, “Our Terex CC 6800 will be used in a wide range of sectors such as offshore and petrochemical engineering. This new acquisition fully reflects our company’s strength and the importance we attach to investing in today’s latest technology. Gulf Hoisting will continue to invest in advanced lifting equipment, as we aim for leadership in the Chinese lifting sector and increase our market share worldwide.”
Carsten Von Der Geest, Terex sales director, said, “We are honored by the trust that Gulf Hoisting has put in our company and products, and look forward to continuing to support Gulf Hoisting in its future development."
Contracted by CNOOC Ocean Engineering Co., the CC 6800 was transported out to begin operations within two days of delivery.