Loader crane run wild on the streets in Bangkok with the boom raised

loader crane destroy utility pole

A viral video recorded by a driver shows that a loader crane was running wild on the road in Bangkok on 21st August 2022. The driver kept a distance from the loader crane while recording and it luckily managed to pass through the elevated station under construction without hitting anything. However, as the crane travelled … Read more

Tree-cutting crane flips over, crashes into home in Broadmoor

crane flipped into home in broadmoor

A Broadmoor home’s roof was crushed as a tree service crane vehicle flipped over onto it. On 20th August around 9 a.m., the Shreveport Fire Department responded to a dispatch in the 100 block of Bruce Avenue. When they arrived on the scene, they discovered that a tree-cutting service crane vehicle had flipped over and … Read more

Japanese company developed VR crane operation training

vr mobile crane training japan

On August 1, 2022, Futago Games Co., Ltd., which develops VR content, started selling “ Mobile Crane Operation Training VR ”. You can use VR to experience and train in mobile crane operation, which is costly to implement in reality. Futago Games Co., Ltd. is a company in Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture that develops and sells applications for VR, … Read more

INZAG procures Liebherr LTM 1090-4.2 mobile crane for Ghana

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German construction company buys Liebherr mobile crane for use in Africa An LTM 1090-4.2 will be used as a flexible all-rounder for road construction in Ghana INZAG promotes economic and social development in African countries  INZAG Germany GmbH has procured a Liebherr LTM 1090-4.2 mobile crane specifically for a road construction project in Ghana. The … Read more

Workers safe after crane collapses at The Steel District in downtown Sioux Falls

crane collapsed in sioux falls steel district

A 200-foot lattice boom truck crane collapsed at The Steel District construction site in downtown Sioux Falls on Tuesday morning (16th August 2022), causing minor damage to a building. There were no injuries sustained during the collapse, which happened at 7:30 a.m., according to Lloyd Company’s Chief Operating Officer Jake Quasney.  “We didn’t have any injuries, … Read more

Crane operator sued for causing death by negligence in Dhaka (Updated)

dhaka brt crane accident killed five

A case has been filed for causing the deaths of five persons by negligence after an approximately 60-tonne segment of a box girder of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project fell from a crane on a car in Dhaka’s Uttara area yesterday (15 August 2022).   Afran Mondal Babu, brother of two victims – Fahima Begum … Read more

Bissinger takes delivery of the new Tadano HK 4.050-1 truck-mounted crane

hk 4.050 1 bissinger

Happy customers are the best advertisement, as the saying goes, and Karlsruhe, Germany-based crane firm Bissinger is certainly a happy customer. “Our decision to buy this HK 4.050-1 – our second machine from Tadano – is based in no small measure on the very positive experience we’ve had with our Tadano ATF 100G-4 all terrain … Read more

City of Toronto investigating cause of power outage after barge crane hits hydro wires

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The City of Toronto launched an investigation into why a widespread power outage affected thousands of customers on Thursday, noting that it may have been caused by a subcontractor working on a wastewater project near the Port of Toronto. A large swath of Toronto’s downtown core lost power throughout the afternoon and into the evening, leaving office … Read more

Crane falls on a five-story building under construction in Winchester

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A crane fell Tuesday morning (9th August 2022) onto a five-story apartment building under construction in Winchester, according to authorities. Winchester Police Chief Daniel J. O’Connell said via email that the fall was reported shortly after 9 a.m. O’Connell said a crane “tipped over into building on the worksite of Wainwright Road and Cambridge Street. … Read more

Korean Ministry of Employment and Labor to implement site safety management improvement

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A fatal accident occurred again at a Korean company that had a fatal accident in the past. The South Korean government has announced plans to “supervise” companies that have suffered serious accidents.  The Ministry of Employment and Labor (Ministry of Employment and Labor) announced on the 8th that it will conduct planning and supervision to confirm … Read more