Sany SCC12000TM with a new twin-boom design

The SCC12000TM twin-boom design uses its conventional boom to forms the twin-boom configuration, reducing crane cost and provide better versability for more different work configurations. The tilting line reaches 9 metres, surpassing other models of the same capacity class. Earlier this year, Sany has rolled off from its production line the 800-tonne class SCC12000TM crawler … Read more

ALS delivers 36 wind energy components

Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has coordinated the delivery of 36 wind energy components from Germany to Denmark. The components were loaded onto a chartered vessel in Bremerhaven and delivered to Esbjerg for an offshore wind energy project.  The heaviest piece weighed 170 tons (154.2 tonnes). The largest units measured 8.4 m tall.  ALS’ project scope … Read more

Board changes at Terex

Terex Counterweight

Terex Corporation in the USA has changed the composition of its board of directors. The announcement comes ahead of the release of third-quarter 2019 financial results on 31 October. Brian Henry, senior vice president, business development and investor relations will leave the company at the end of 2019. Henry led Terex merger and acquisition activities … Read more

Double-digit rise for Palfinger

Record financial results have once again been reported by manufacturer Palfinger. The Austrian crane and access equipment maker posted revenue at €1,300.6 million (US$ 1,443 million) for January to September 2019, up 10 per cent from the €1,182.6 million ($1,312 million) in the same period of 2018. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) … Read more

Huisman to build 4,000-tonne crane for Boskalis

view of bokalift 2 with huisman crane

Dutch crane and offshore engineering specialist Huisman will supply a 4,000-tonne crane for Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. The offshore mast crane will be installed on the Boskalis vessel Bokalift 2, currently under construction. It follows Huisman’s delivery of a 3,000 tonne OMC for Bokalift 1 in 2017. The 4,000-tonne capacity is available up to 100 … Read more