Huisman Starts Construction for 10,000 ton Crane For Heerema

In April 2013, Dutch lifting and offshore industry specialist Huisman has first announced the construction of a pair of 10,000 ton capacity tub mounted cranes and on the 1st July 2015, the Dutch and their client, Heerema Offshore Services held a steel cutting ceremony to mark the start of construction of the cranes. Huisman has … Read more

Visit To Liebherr Ehingen Customer Day 2015 – Mobile Cranes Line Up

Although it has been drizzling throughout the day, excitement fills the air at Liebherr Ehingen Customer Day 2015. Once again, Liebherr has display and set up spectacular shows for its nearly 3,000 customers and business associates during their two days factory visit on 17th and 18th June this year. Liebherr Customer day is a show … Read more

Manitowoc Cranes Profit Down Again

Net sales for the first quarter of 2015 at Manitowoc Cranes were US$406.7 million, down more than 10% from the $466.7 million in the first quarter of 2014. The USA-based manufacturer attributed the decline primarily to lower revenue from boom truck and rough terrain sales and the negative impact of foreign currency exchange rates between … Read more

Leggat Plant Take First Terex Explorer 5500 In UK

Glasgow-based rental company Leggat Plant has taken delivery of the first 130 tonne Terex Explorer 5500 All Terrain crane in the UK. The five axle 5500 features a 60 metre main boom with a 11 to 21 metre bi-fold swingaway extension, which can offset up to 40 degrees. A 12 metre insert can also be … Read more

Liebherr Biberach Completed Acquisition Of Shriro’s Tower Crane Division In Hong Kong

Management staff from both Shriro group and Liebherr Tower Cranes after closing the deal. Liebherr Biberach has completed the acquisition of the Shriro tower crane division from the Shriro group in Hong Kong. The deal is an asset based transaction and includes 24 tower cranes, with 20 sales and service staff, all of whom have … Read more

Kuwait’s Integrated Logistics Take Delivery Of 10 Units of Grove GMK4100L

Saleh Al-Huwaidi of Integrated Logistics (Left) with Manitowoc representative, Waleed Raouf and the new cranes behind.   Kuwait’s largest crane rental company, Integrated Logistics has taken delivery of 10 new Grove 100 tonne GMK4100L all terrain crane. The latest additions to the company’s 500 crane fleet, takes the number of new Grove all terrain added … Read more

Liebherr’s PowerBoom Technology – Increasing Long Boom And Jib Lift Capacities

Liebherr has unveiled its new PowerBoom technology in October 2011, which its use can significantly increases long boom and jib lift capacities, while using very few non-standard components. The PowerBoom or P-Boom will becomes an optional attachment on its larger crawler cranes range which has been first test on the Liebherr LR11350. The PowerBoom has … Read more