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Liebherr Mk140 For Ainscough 2
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Ainscough adds Liebherr MK140

UK crane rental firm Ainscough Crane Hire has extended its fleet with the addition of a Liebherr MK140 mobile tower crane. The five-axle model has a maximum lifting capacity of

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SECH starts on harbour project

Specialist rental company SECH is using its Kobelco CKE3000G crawler crane on its first major lifting and foundations contract in Portsmouth Harbour, having arrived at the site by barge in

Demag Ac 45 City Felbermayr
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Felbermayr orders 10 Demag AC 45 City cranes

Orders of this magnitude are far from normal in the crane industry. Felbermayr from Wels, Austria, has ordered ten Demag® AC 45 City cranes, the first two of which have

Demag Ac 55 3 Baetsen Kraanverhuur
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New Demag AC 55-3 for Baetsen Kraanverhuur

Marc Peperkamp, the General Manager of Dutch company Baetsen Kraanverhuur, is clear about one thing: As far as he is concerned, the Demag brand represents innovative solutions and uncompromising engineering

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Zoomlion displayed ZCC9800W CICEE 2019

Zoomlion displayed the ZCC9800W, one of the largest equipment in the Changsha International Construction Equipment Exhibition (CICEE) held on 16th May 2019. Standing at a height of 178m with its

100 Potain crane orders for Valente
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Manitowoc celebrates 100 Potain crane orders by Valente

Manitowoc has recognized long-term partner Valente for having completed 100 Potain crane orders. The impressive milestone was celebrated during a special ceremony at Batimat 2019.  Established in 1979, Valente is

Wind Energy

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Zoomlion displayed ZCC9800W CICEE 2019

Zoomlion displayed the ZCC9800W, one of the largest equipment in the Changsha International Construction Equipment Exhibition (CICEE) held on 16th May 2019. Standing at a height of 178m with its boom erected, it has attracted a lot of visitors to

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Australian government backs Verton

Australia-based lifting and rotation management specialist Verton Australia said it has gained financial and strategic support from the Australian government for the development of a load orientating device for wind turbine blades. The company won the backing of the Australian

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Emissions-free turbine blade installation

Memmingerberg, Germany-based engineering specialist Emertec has announced that its RBT, RBC and EMT wind turbine rotor blade lifters are now available as electric versions. They utilise the company’s GreenLine battery drive. The GreenLine’s electric motor is under 48 volts, which

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Merger & Acquisitions

Barnhart Crane Acquire Viant Crane
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Barnhart purchases Viant Crane

Tennessee, USA-based lifting, heavy rigging, and heavy hauling specialist Barnhart Crane and Rigging has announced it is to acquire Viant Crane. Viant provides crane, rigging, logistics and transport services to

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Mammoet Completes Ale Acquisition
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Mammoet completes ALE acquisition

Dutch international heavy lift specialist Mammoet has completed the acquisition of fellow international heavy lifting and transport specialist ALE, effective January 8, 2020. The businesses will now operate as one

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Tadano’s Demag integration strategy

Japanese crane manufacturer Tadano has released details regarding how it is integrating the Demag mobile crane brand into its company structure five months after its purchase from Terex Corporation. Tadano

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