Liebherr debut LTM1650-8.1 at Bauma 2019

Liebherr unveils a new 8-axle mobile crane at the Bauma. The LTM 1650-8.1 is designed to deliver maximum performance. The new Liebherr mobile crane has large shoes to fill as it is the successor to the best-selling large crane of all time – with almost 600 units of the LTM 1500-8.1 have been delivered to … Read more

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

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 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

Grove to launch successor to the popular GMK3060 at bauma 2019

Manitowoc Cranes will launch an upgrade of the three-axle Grove GMK3060 all-terrain crane at bauma 2019 in Munich. The new GMK3060L is based on its predecessor’s design but has a longer boom (48 m/157.5 ft instead of 43 m/141 ft) and offers the strongest taxi load charts in its class.  The new GMK3060L features a … Read more

Manitowoc will unveil six new cranes and several new lifting technologies at bauma 2019

Manitowoc will debut six new models from its Grove and Potain lines at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. It will also present a technology pavilion that highlights a significant number of customer-focused innovations. While six cranes will be unveiled at the show, several additional models on display will give visitors the chance to see more … Read more