All Valla articles

  • New Hird Western Hub Phil Hird R and Alan Peck L 300

    Hird heads west


    Mini cranes, glass lifting and powered access rental company opens a new depot in the West Midlands, UK

  • Valla’s eight-tonne capacity V80R electric pick and carry crane in blue outside a factory

    Appetite for production: Industrial lifting


    The world’s continued reliance on industry, in all its forms, means there is plenty of appetite for machines designed to lift in industrial environments

  • Steve Filipov (2)

    Manitex addresses Covid-19


    Crane maker Manitex International updates investors in response to the evolving Covid-19 virus pandemic

  • Virgin Atlantic  has worked with Hird to create an exclusive Manitex Valla crane for Gatwick Airport

    Virgin turns to Hird and Manitex Valla for aircraft maintenance


    Virgin Atlantic Airways worked with Hull, UK-based Hird to create an exclusive Manitex Valla crane for use at Gatwick Airport in the south of England

  • The 70 tonne capacity Manitex TC700

    PM and Oil & Steel to be acquired by Manitex


    Manitex International in the USA has agreed the acquisition of Italian articulating crane and aerial platform manufacturer PM Group SpA for US$ 107 million

  • The 70 tonne capacity Manitex TC700

    Record 2013 for Manitex


    Crane manufacturer Manitex International, headquartered in the USA, continues its strong record of annual growth as it once again reported record financial results

  • The Valla 120D pick and carry crane.

    Valla for Shell


    Shell Ireland has taken delivery of a Valla 120D pick and carry crane to help out with maintenance work at a new gas plant in Ireland

  • Valla 120D mobile crane

    Valla cranes delivered to Russia


    LTech has delivered a Valla 120D mobile crane to engineering plant OJSC in Dimitrovgrad, Russia

  • A Valla TRX 20D pick and carry crane is modified against causing an explosion at a UK refinery by sp

    Explosion-averting Valla


    A remote controlled Valla pick and carry crane has been modified to prevent the risk of explosion while working in a UK refinery. Pyroban, an explosion protection specialist, carried out the work on the two tonne capacity Valla TRX 20D