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Liebherr LTM 1060-3.1 for Marsden

Wigan, UK-based Marsden Crane Services has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1060-3.1 mobile crane. The 60-tonne LTM 1060-3.1 all-terrain crane has a three-axle chassis, six-wheel steering system and a 48-metre boom. The crane was specified with Liebherr’s variable support base VarioBase, which Liebherr said improves efficiency for crane jobs by increasing the load capacity. 

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ABP invests US$3 million in Mantsinen crane

Associated British Ports (ABP) has invested in a new energy-efficient Mantsinen crane costing US$3 million (£2.3 million). The organisation procured the Mantsinen 120M wheeled model to handle the wide range of cargo coming through the port. Andrew Harston, Regional Director at ABP Wales & Short Sea Ports, said, “Our operations support a diverse range of

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Grove RT550E for Port of London

UK public trust Port of London Authority (PLA) has taken delivery of a 45 tonne Grove RT550E Rough Terrain Crane. The RT550E features a five-section 39-metre main boom plus an eight-metre swing away extension which can be offset at zero, 20 or 40 degrees. The crane was delivered by Grove dealer Crowland Cranes and has

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STS cranes heightened

Rotterdam based crane heightening specialist ZPMC Netherlands commissioned heavy lift and transportation specialist ALE to assist with the heightening of ten cranes at the Port of Felixstowe, the busiest container port in the UK. Five of the cranes weighed 1,530 tonnes and five weighed 1,650 tonnes. It was not possible to perform the heightening procedure

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Crowland Cranes take delivery of Liebherr LTM1090-4.2

Peterborough, UK-based crane hire, sales and servicing company Crowland Cranes has taken delivery of a new Liebherr LTM 1090-4.2 mobile crane. The Liebherr LTM1090-4.2 all-terrain was ordered fully specified and included a double fly jib, as well as Liebherr’s VarioBase system for enhanced safety, particularly in constricted working conditions. It also comes with Liebherr’s VarioBallast

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Crowland Cranes appointed as Terex RTs official distributor for UK and Ireland

Terex Corporation is delighted to announce the appointment of Crowland Cranes LTD on 5th November 2019, as the official Terex distributor for Rough Terrain Cranes for the UK and Ireland. Crowland Cranes Ltd is currently equipped with in excess of ten service technicians that can offer around the clock support, seven days per/week, which includes

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AMCS anti-collision systems for Hinkley Point C nuclear plant

Hinkley Point C, with two nuclear reactors, is one of the new generation of nuclear plants being built in the United Kingdom. AMCS technologies has signed with the consortium Bouygues Travaux Publics and Laing O’Rourke to equip the construction site cranes with its anti-collision systems. [quads id=1] This out of the ordinary project comprises around

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UK’s largest flat-top crane lands at Heathrow Airport

Rental company City Lifting supplies a Linden Comansa tower crane model 21LC750 with maximum load capacity of 50 tonnes for the construction of a hotel next to Terminal 2 With almost 80 million passengers in 2017, Heathrow airport in London is one of the world’s busiest in traffic. Thousands of travellers use this huge airport

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M&M Mobile Crane Hire adds three Liebherr Cranes

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. [quads id=1] It opened the new depot in mid-2017 and

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Mammoet opens Teeside facility

Source: Breakbulk Heavy-lift specialist Mammoet has opened a new £7 million facility in Teeside in the north of the UK. [quads id=1] The 2,700 square-meter facility in Thornaby provides storage, workshop space, training facilities, testing areas and offices for Mammoet’s breakbulk handling operations in the UK. The firm has invested more than £15 million in

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