ALE light service cranes help install covers in the Netherlands

ale light service crane in netherlands

ALE’s Lightweight Service Crane was used to install new covers over the hanging sheds of a high-rise building in the Netherlands as a large heavy lift crane could not be used for the operation due to the compactness of other buildings in the area. ALE worked with the client’s individual requirements and engineered a specialised … Read more

Al Faris erects wind turbine in Jordan

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Al Faris has been contracted to assemble and erect wind turbines for a wind farm project in Jordan. The Liebherr LTM1500-8.1 has been deployed from their Saudi Arabian branch, along with three well-trained members. After careful consideration and calculations, the crane specialist selected it’s 500-tonne Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 all-terrain as the most suitable to safely … Read more

New Zealand gets first Tadano GTC-1200

Tadano GTC-1200 at Fulton Hogan.

Civil construction company Fulton Hogan has taken delivery of the first Tadano GTC-1200 telescopic crawler crane to be delivered to New Zealand. The 120-tonne GTC-1200 crane has a 47-metre main boom and powered by a Cummins QSL9 diesel engine. According to manufacturer Tadano Mantis, the model’s telematics capabilities were a key factor in Fulton Hogan’s … Read more

Tower crane drop load onto street in Canada

wolffkran drops load in victoria canada

A tower crane working in the town of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada dropped a formwork section into the street last Wednesday. Although the material landed on the pedestrian walkway, thankfully no one was hurt in the incident. This is partly if not wholly due to the fact that pedestrians had been stopped from walking under … Read more