Large luffer tower cranes transported to Turkey

Two 330-tonne capacity M2480D tower cranes, owned by Australian crane company Marr Contracting, has been lifted into location in Turkey while fully-assembled, to assist in the construction of what will be the world’s longest span suspension bridge. According to Marr Contracting, this is the first time cranes of this size have been lifted into place … Read more

BBL takes Tadano ATF550G-5

German tower crane specialist BBL has added a new 220-tonne capacity Tadano all-terrain crane to its fleet. Its main job will be erecting and dismantling the 300-strong fleet of tower cranes. It is delivered just in time for the company’s 30th-anniversary celebration. Commenting on his choice, Ralf Britz, BBL managing director, said, “We recently made … Read more

Wagenborg supports ship-dismantling project

Wagenborg was asked by a ship-dismantling company in Kampen, the Netherlands, to assist with their 300t floating crane Triton and Wagenborg Barge 1 to lift the 2,500t remains of the 3,680t   German Navy frigate “Köln” from the water on to the quayside. Wagenborg is active in heavy lifting and the salvage of objects. With their … Read more

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 … Read more

Kandla Cargo takes delivery of refurbished LTM1750.9.1

Kandla Cargo Handlers LTM1750-9.1

Kandla Cargo Handlers, based in Mumbai / India, took delivery of a refurbished LTM 1750-9.1 in April this year. The nine axle crane is the largest machine in the fleet of the crane rental company now and will be used mainly for industrial and wind power installations. After the training on the LTM 1750-9.1, the … Read more