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Hurricane Harvey support from Genie
To help customers recovering from the damage done during the flooding following Hurricane Harvey, Terex AWP has sent three teams of product support specialists 
Olympian challenge: towers instead of crawlers
Morrow equipment won a high profile refurbishment project in Canada using a pair of tower cranes instead of a conventional method with mobile cranes
Queries about €1.14 billion Laing O’Rourke project
Laing O’Rourke set to sell well-positioned manufacturing plant shortly after starting work on €1.14 billion redevelopment project
AFI goes large for coal power
Big AWPs from the AFI fleet have been used for major remedial work to a coal conveyor at Cottam Power Station in Nottinghamshire, UK
Rescue for mining excavator
Goldhofer equipment was used to help retrieve an old front shovel excavator from ground between the Mine Hatillo and La Francia in northern Colombia
Geda masts for airport refit
Two Geda Multilift P22 personnel and material lifts are being used at Copenhagen’s airport for renovation and expansion work.
Western Specialty Contractors completes restoration
The crew from Western set out to restore a 162-year-old historic landmark
Tracked solution for lightning protection
The capabilities of a tracked platform from Wilson Access were put to the test to overcome a number of challenges facing contractors at the Clifton Observatory in Bristol, UK
Wirtgen roadbuilders support Büchel Air Base resurfacing
German rental company Werwie and contractor Juchem completed project in just two weeks
Truck mount for stadium rebrand
Wilson Access called up the largest truck mount in its fleet to help contractors rebrand the former Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales
Zeppelin provides tropical maintenance
Theme park Tropical Islands - home to Germany’s highest water slide - is renting a Niftylift hybrid boom from Zeppelin Rental for a year to carry out regular maintenance
Murphy innovates with mobile tower system
UK engineering company J. Murphy & Sons (Murphy) created a mobile scaffold system to provide faster access to a railway tunnel as part of a reinforcing project
AFI's multi-machine roof repair
Structural steelwork specialist McNealy Brown rented 12 AFI machines at the peak of an eight-month contract to restore the historic Greenwich Market roof in London, UK.
High art in Ecuador
The Edgar Cevallos monument under construction at the City Hall of Guayaquil, Ecuador, is getting some help from a Platform Basket tracked platform
Barin attends Hong Kong bridge crash site
A Barin under bridge inspection unit was called into action on Friday 23 October when a barge crashed into the Lantau Island Link’s Kap Shui Mun Bridge
Peinemann purchases Genie SX-180
The Genie SX-180 boom will support lifting, drilling and subsea specialist Huisman at its Rotterdam shipyards
Black Sea scaffolding
Layher Allround Scaffolding was used for modernisation work at the Danube Black Sea Canal locks in Romania. The waterway shortens the course of the Danube to the Black Sea by up to 450 km
Snug fit in the Shambles
Modern technology met medieval design when a Wilson Access Hire truck mount tackled a job in the tightest of spaces in the historic Shambles, York, UK
Glass work at the institute
Mateco was employed for glass cleaning at the International Neuroscience Institute in Hannover. The building is 38m high with a facade area of more than 6000 square metres.
Scheurer storm cover
Ferdinand Scheurer used a truck mount instead of scaffolding to fix the storm-damaged bell tower of the Protestant Christ Church in Eislingen, Germany
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