Alpine crane job on constricted site

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Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane replaces railway bridges in the Swiss Alps Increased central ballast means no need for a derrick boom or suspended ballast First bridge replacement completed after a few hours   A Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane has installed a 176-tonne railway bridge not far from the fashionable spa and holiday resort of … Read more

New Tadano AC 4.080-1 All Terrain Crane rounds out Schmidbauer fleet

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As far as Maik Harting, Head of Crane Planning at the Schmidbauer headquarters in Munich, is concerned, the current Tadano AC 4.080-1 perfectly bridges the space between three-axle and five-axle cranes: “Its innovative engineering makes this 80-tonne unit an enormously powerful machine with extraordinary performance – it’s more compact than other four-axle cranes in its class … Read more

Boom crane collapses at Libramont Agricultural Fair

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On Sunday (31st July 2022), the boom crane of an exhibiting company’s truck crashed several metres high at the Libramont Agricultural Fair in the province of Luxembourg. The incident occurred at around 18:00, near the conclusion of the day’s event. Although no injuries were reported, the fall did cause considerable material damage. “A work and … Read more

5 workers die after crane cable snaps in Telangana irrigation project

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Palamuru Ranga Reddy lift irrigation scheme accident: Police said five men sustained serious injuries and were rushed to the Osmania general hospital about 100km away but were declared, brought dead. Five labourers were killed and two sustained injuries when a cable pulling them out of the 100-feet-deep tunnel they were working on snapped at a … Read more

Two new Liebherr mobile cranes for Poloniato

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Partnership with Liebherr since 1998  Two new Liebherr 5-axle cranes: LTM 1110-5.1 and LTM 1150-5.3 for Poloniato S.r.l. Worldwide high mobility, long boom and good Liebherr service were decisive for the purchase  of the two cranes  Italian crane company Poloniato S.r.l. is closing the gap between the 100- to 160-tonne cranes in its fleet with … Read more

Moment TikTok star died in freak crane accident caught on horrific video

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The harrowing moment a crane operator and rising TikTok star died during a freak accident on 26th July 2022 was captured in a horrifying video that’s now going viral online. The disturbing incident occurred Tuesday while Elvira Demidova, 31, was using a crane to load concrete in Tymen, a major oil hub in Siberia. A … Read more