Five important key points about the Grove GRT655 and GRT655L

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Since the launch of the Grove GRT655 and GRT655L rough-terrain cranes in 2017, they have proven a popular model on jobsites around the world because of their flexibility. Manitowoc offers the 60 t rough-terrain crane with two boom versions for different applications: the GRT655 with 34.8 m boom for heavy duty applications and the GRT655L … Read more

Modest Growth In North America’s Crane Market

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As KHL releases the latest American Cranes & Transport’s 2021 (ACT 100), we see that North America’s top crane companies have small growth despite challenges due to COVID-19 pandemic. The top 100 companies added 103,738 tons for a total index of 2,881,935, a lower 3.59% growth compared to ACT 100 an year earlier with 5.74% … Read more

The distressing reality of South Korea’s surging Crane Accidents

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Tower crane accidents are the most common accidents at construction sites in South Korea which contribute to a whopping 47 cases in the last three years. In 2021 alone, three cases has been reported till date. According to statistics from various sources, 33 out of the 47 tower cranes accidents occurred when the crane is … Read more

Here’s What No One Tells You About Warren Buffett And His Crane Business

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Warren Buffett, the successful American investment guru who is the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway has under the eyes of many, build a huge crane empire through its investment in Marmon Group. Though none of the companies which are under the huge investment is reported in the KHL IC50, it is believed that under … Read more

History of Demag

Birth of Demag Demag was found in 1910 in Duisburg through the union of three companies: Marki Engineering Co., Duisberger Mechanical Engineering AG and the Benrather Engine Works Gmbh. Some of these firms had histories of crane building of more than one hundred years ago. The company became a prominent player in crane building when … Read more

FWX55 (55t)

Chinese crawler crane manufacturer Fuwa has secretly been working two and a half years to develop a range of state of the art lattice boom crawlers for customers all over the world. Fuwa launched a completely new series of crawler cranes, the FWX series at Bauma 2012 in Shanghai, China. The redesigned series replaces the … Read more

Choosing the right crane for your project

Maxim Crane is a coast-to-coast provider of crane rental and lifting services and situated over 54 locations on different continents. Today, they are going to share with us some tips on choosing the right crane for your project. [quads id=1] Virtually all construction projects require the lifting, hauling or transportation of heavy materials – which … Read more