Potain and Stirnimann celebrate the success of the new Hup C 40-30 at bauma 2019

The new Potain Hup C 40-30 is unique to Manitowoc’s Potain self-erecting tower crane line. This crane is from the groundbreaking Hup range and is enhanced with crawler tracks for ultimate mobility on job sites with challenging terrain (hence the “C” in the model’s name). At bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany, representatives from Potain and … Read more

Kranark wins dealer relationship award at bauma 2019

Manitowoc has recognized its longstanding dealer, Kranark, during bauma 2019. Founded in 2013, Kranark provides both the sale, rental, and superior service of Grove cranes to companies across Russia.  During a special ceremony at the Manitowoc booth, David Semple, Manitowoc’s senior vice president for the Middle East and India, presented a plaque to Kranark’s Alexander … Read more

Manitowoc and Shinwoo Development Co. celebrate their partnership at bauma 2019

Manitowoc held a customer recognition ceremony for Shinwoo Development Co. at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. Barry Pennypacker, president and CEO of Manitowoc Cranes, presented the South Korean company with a celebratory plaque for the occasion, and expressed gratitude to Shinwoo Development Co. president I.H. Kim for the company’s contribution to the success of Potain … Read more

Potain and KIL celebrate more than 40 years of partnership at bauma 2019

Potain and KIL (Korea International, Ltd.) has celebrated more than 40 years of partnership together during a special ceremony at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. KIL has prestigiously remained South Korea’s sole Potain tower crane distributor since 1975.  Barry Pennypacker, president and CEO of Manitowoc Cranes, presented KIL owner JT Kim with a unique plaque … Read more

Three generations of IDP leadership recognized for Potain excellence at bauma 2019

Three generations of IDP (International Development Programmes) leadership joined Potain to celebrate the company’s success at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. The Cairo, Egypt-based company has been a Potain dealer for 44 years, and is one of the longest-running Potain dealers in the world.  Christophe Chatonnet, Potain customer service manager for the Middle East and … Read more

Manitowoc recognizes CLT as a top EMEA dealer

In a ceremony at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany, Manitowoc honored southern Africa’s CLT (Crane Load Technology) as a top EMEA dealer for parts sales. Astrid Hager-Guthrie, parts sales and marketing manager for Manitowoc, presented Warren Wells, general manager of technical at CLT, with a celebratory plaque to mark the occasion.  “We are very proud to celebrate CLT’s … Read more

Lambertsson Kran takes delivery of the first MDT 809

Sweden’s Lambertsson Kran has purchased the new Potain MDT 809 on display at Manitowoc’s booth for bauma 2019. The MDT 809 will be available for rental use within the fleets of both Lambertsson and Norwegian crane sales & rental company Kranor AS. The recently unveiled topless crane reflects a valuable partnership between Potain and Lambertsson. … Read more

Comansa launched 2 new luffing-jib cranes at Bauma China

Comansa added two more models to its already wide range of luffing-jib cranes and launched them officially at Bauma China 2018 trade show, held in Shanghai from Nov. 27 to 30. With the brand new CML280 and CML310, Comansa aims to cover the growing demand of 18 and 24-tonne luffing jib cranes, particularly in Asia … Read more

COMANSA and BKL to repeat in Bauma 2019

Following the successful experiences of 2013 and 2016, tower crane manufacturer COMANSA and its German dealer BKL Baukran Logistik will join forces again for the upcoming Bauma show, to be held in Munich in April. BKL and COMANSA will be found at FS.1103/1 at the outdoor area of Messe Muenchen, with a space of almost … Read more

Manitowoc announces ‘Best Sales Progression in 2017’ Dealer Award

Manitowoc Cranes has announced the second winner of its prestigious Dealer Awards during Intermat in Paris, France. Matebat won ‘Best Sales Progression in 2017’ after an exceptional sales performance last year. Philippe Cohet, president of Matebat, was presented with the award by executive vice president of Manitowoc Cranes, Aaron Ravenscroft. “We believe that what we … Read more