First LCL700 in America arrives in Seattle

GLY Construction will use Linden Comansa’s 64-tonne luffer to build the Rufus 2.0 Block 21 project, part of Amazon’s new headquarters. Model LCL700 is the largest luffing-jib tower crane from manufacturer Linden Comansa. It was launched in April 2017 with two versions of maximum load (50 and 64 tonnes / 110,230 and 141,090 lb) and … Read more

Hand Signals You Need to Know During Crane Operations

Ask any crane operator and they will tell you that one of the main factors for a successful project is coordination. We would like to thanks Maxim Crane to share more information with us today on the mobile crane signals. Working in-sync with your team on the ground is not only crucial for safety but … Read more

SCC8100-2 (100t)

Sany America has release a brand new 110 tone crawler in May 2016. The SCC8100-2 was a newer model to its previous SCC8100. The SCC8100-2 has a Porsche designed cab, LMI with diagnostic capability, name brand components throughout, self-erecting functionality, extendable crawler tracks, ships with tracks and boom butt attached, free fall capacity main and auxiliary … Read more

FWX55 (55t)

Chinese crawler crane manufacturer Fuwa has secretly been working two and a half years to develop a range of state of the art lattice boom crawlers for customers all over the world. Fuwa launched a completely new series of crawler cranes, the FWX series at Bauma 2012 in Shanghai, China. The redesigned series replaces the … Read more

M&M Mobile Crane Hire adds three Liebherr Cranes

A photo of M&M Mobile Crane Hires's Liebherr LTM1050-3.1

M&M Mobile Crane Hire LTM1050-3.1 Source: KHL Crane rental specialist M & M Mobile Crane Hire has ordered three more Liebherr wheeled mobile telescopic cranes to add to its new depot in Kent, United Kingdom. They are a pair of LTM 1040-2.1s and an LTM 1090-4.1. It opened the new depot in mid-2017 and added seven … Read more

Choosing the right crane for your project

Maxim Crane Crawler Crane

Maxim Crane is a coast-to-coast provider of crane rental and lifting services and situated over 54 locations on different continents. Today, they are going to share with us some tips on choosing the right crane for your project. Virtually all construction projects require the lifting, hauling or transportation of heavy materials – which is why … Read more

Link-Belt 248 HSL

If you are looking for a 180 tonnes capacity class crawler crane with a small foot print, Link-Belt 248 HSL might be the answer to your solution. The latest Tier 4 Final model has a tail swing of only 5.15 metres, allowing the crane to work in tight spaces. In addition, to provide better safety … Read more