Raimondi Cranes to sponsor TCNA 2018 in Miami, Florida

Raimondi Cranes SpA, established in 1863, will be participating in KHL’s 2018 Tower Cranes North America (TCNA) conference in Miami, Florida. Raimondi’s executive team from its Italian headquarters, Eng. Domenico Ciano, Technical Director, and Eng. Mauro Masetti, Commercial Director, will both be in attendance and joined by Raimondi’s North American Commercial Manager Patrick Gigante. Organized … Read more

Manitowoc shows that The Revolution is Real with Crane Days 2018 video recap

https://youtu.be/x9gLVcby3wwManitowoc’s Crane Days 2018 event took place last week from June 3 to 7 at the company’s factory in Shady Grove, Pennsylvania, U.S. Proving that The Revolution is Real, Manitowoc debuted five new crane models to more than 750 dealers and customers in attendance, along with highlighting improved manufacturing processes, new technologies and lean initiatives … Read more

Strictly Cranes sells new Raimondi cranes to various clients across Sydney

Strictly Cranes of Australia, official Raimondi agent based in New South Wales, has sold four new Raimondi models to various fleet rental companies and developers. In addition, two new cranes have been ordered by Strictly Cranes to add to their existing fleet. “The six new cranes, four 10-tonne MRT152s, and two 10-tonne MRT159s, bring our … Read more

Linden Comansa keeps growing in Emirates

The manufacturer exhibited at the Big 5 Heavy show in Dubai along with dealer AREMATES, one of the main tower crane rental companies in the country Construction is a booming market again in the United Arab Emirates. The end of the world economic crisis and the celebration of the Universal Expo 2020 in Dubai is … Read more

NFT provides huge Potain fleet for new terminal at Kuwait International Airport

Turkish contractor Limak İnşaat is using 26 Potain tower cranes on the project, including six heavyweight MD 1100 special application cranes. The cranes were chosen for their strength and reliability and will help pour 1 million m3 of concrete and over 100,000 t of structural steel. Limak İnşaat is using 26 Potain tower cranes to construct … Read more

Fratelli Paradiso adds Liebherr LR1750 to fleet

Italian crane rental company Fratelli Paradiso has purchased a second-hand LR 1750 crawler crane from Liebherr. According to Liebherr, the 750-tonne capacity crane is the largest crawler crane in Fratelli Paradiso’s fleet. The company currently operates 25 cranes in Canosa di Puglia, including an LG 1750 lattice boom mobile crane, also from Liebherr. “With the purchase of the … Read more

ALE’s largest lift in Lagos

ALE has utilised its AL.SK350 crane and heavy-duty jib to lift Total’s Egina floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) module in Lagos, Nigeria. The FPSO module S2 weighed 2,810 tonnes, which ALE claims is the heaviest ever land-based crane lift. The AL.SK350 heavy lift crane was rigged in its biggest configuration, with a 124 m a-frame main … Read more

Lührs moves Enak into Hamburg

Lührs Schifffahrt has positioned its 600-ton (544.3-tonne) capacity floating crane, Enak, at the port of Hamburg. The crane measures 55 m long and 25 m wide and was formerly stationed in Bremerhaven. Lührs Schifffahrt, which acquired Enak from Bugsier Reederei, has positioned the heavy lift crane in the Ellerholz docks. “Stationing Enak in Hamburg gives shippers, … 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