Bernard Hunter takes first Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1 in Scotland

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Scottish rental company Bernard Hunter Mobile Cranes has taken delivery of a new ‘flagship crane in the form of a 700-tonne Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1 All Terrain crane. Replacing an ageing 500 tonne LTM 1500-8.1, the eight axle, LTM 1650-8.1 has been supplied with both the 50 and 80 metre main booms, a six to 62 … Read more

Demag launches CC 2800-2 crawler

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Terex’s Demag CC 2800-2 lattice boom crawler crane is the new updated replacement for its 600-tonne capacity CC 2800-1 model. (News was released in April 2019) The company’s latest addition to the Demag range was premiered at the Bauma 2019 exhibition in Germany. Terex said the underpinning idea was to further improve the performance of … Read more

Terex unveiled CTT 202-10 flat top tower crane at Bauma 2019

Terex unveil CTT202-10 at Bauma 2019

Terex Cranes officially launched the new 10-tonne (11-U.S.-ton) class Terex CTT 202-10 flat top tower crane at Bauma 2019. Delivering increased jobsite versatility, the new Terex crane offers three chassis options, budget to performance, with 3.8-m (12.5-ft), 4.5-m (14.8-ft) and 6-m (19.7-ft) base selections. the new crane can be configured with H20, TS21 and TS16 masts, offering from 1.6- … Read more

Comansa announces upcoming large Flat-Top tower crane in Bauma 2019

Also to come is the optional Quick Set, an electronic limitation system to drastically reduce the set-up time of all the Flat-Top range. Manufacturer COMANSA announced during the Bauma trade show in Munich the upcoming addition of another model to its wide range of large Flat-Top tower cranes. The new 21LC1400 will be available worldwide … Read more

Raimondi unveils the LR273 luffing jib crane at Bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany

Raimondi unveils the LR273 luffing jib crane at Bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany

The exhibition saw the unveiling of the new LR273 luffing crane, the first showing of the hydraulic luffing LRH174, and an exclusive preview of the company’s largest tower crane to date, the MRT573 Raimondi Cranes SpA, heritage manufacturer of precision heavy lifting machinery for more than 150 years, showcased three cranes onsite at Bauma 2019. … Read more

Bigge orders LR1800-1.0 for North America market

Liebherr LR1800 at Bauma 2019

During the afternoon in Bauma 2019, Bigge Crane and Rigging Company announced that they have placed an order for one of the first Liebherr LR1800-1.0. According to Joe Nelms, Vice President, “The LR 1800-1.0 has features that make it very suitable to become part of our Perfect Fleet. Components of our Perfect Fleet are proven to be unquestionably safe, reliable and best in class. Bigge will be taking extra steps in … Read more

Potain and Stirnimann celebrate the success of the new Hup C 40-30 at bauma 2019

The new Potain Hup C 40-30 is unique to Manitowoc’s Potain self-erecting tower crane line. This crane is from the groundbreaking Hup range and is enhanced with crawler tracks for ultimate mobility on job sites with challenging terrain (hence the “C” in the model’s name). At bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany, representatives from Potain and … Read more

Kranark wins dealer relationship award at bauma 2019

Manitowoc has recognized its longstanding dealer, Kranark, during bauma 2019. Founded in 2013, Kranark provides both the sale, rental, and superior service of Grove cranes to companies across Russia.  During a special ceremony at the Manitowoc booth, David Semple, Manitowoc’s senior vice president for the Middle East and India, presented a plaque to Kranark’s Alexander … Read more

Manitowoc and Shinwoo Development Co. celebrate their partnership at bauma 2019

Manitowoc held a customer recognition ceremony for Shinwoo Development Co. at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. Barry Pennypacker, president and CEO of Manitowoc Cranes, presented the South Korean company with a celebratory plaque for the occasion, and expressed gratitude to Shinwoo Development Co. president I.H. Kim for the company’s contribution to the success of Potain … Read more

Potain and KIL celebrate more than 40 years of partnership at bauma 2019

Potain and KIL (Korea International, Ltd.) has celebrated more than 40 years of partnership together during a special ceremony at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. KIL has prestigiously remained South Korea’s sole Potain tower crane distributor since 1975.  Barry Pennypacker, president and CEO of Manitowoc Cranes, presented KIL owner JT Kim with a unique plaque … Read more

Manitowoc recognizes CLT as a top EMEA dealer

In a ceremony at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany, Manitowoc honored southern Africa’s CLT (Crane Load Technology) as a top EMEA dealer for parts sales. Astrid Hager-Guthrie, parts sales and marketing manager for Manitowoc, presented Warren Wells, general manager of technical at CLT, with a celebratory plaque to mark the occasion.  “We are very proud to celebrate CLT’s … Read more

Lambertsson Kran takes delivery of the first MDT 809

Sweden’s Lambertsson Kran has purchased the new Potain MDT 809 on display at Manitowoc’s booth for bauma 2019. The MDT 809 will be available for rental use within the fleets of both Lambertsson and Norwegian crane sales & rental company Kranor AS. The recently unveiled topless crane reflects a valuable partnership between Potain and Lambertsson. … Read more

COMANSA and BKL to repeat in Bauma 2019

Following the successful experiences of 2013 and 2016, tower crane manufacturer COMANSA and its German dealer BKL Baukran Logistik will join forces again for the upcoming Bauma show, to be held in Munich in April. BKL and COMANSA will be found at FS.1103/1 at the outdoor area of Messe Muenchen, with a space of almost … Read more

Grove to launch successor to the popular GMK3060 at bauma 2019

Manitowoc Cranes will launch an upgrade of the three-axle Grove GMK3060 all-terrain crane at bauma 2019 in Munich. The new GMK3060L is based on its predecessor’s design but has a longer boom (48 m/157.5 ft instead of 43 m/141 ft) and offers the strongest taxi load charts in its class.  The new GMK3060L features a … Read more

Manitowoc will unveil six new cranes and several new lifting technologies at bauma 2019

Manitowoc will debut six new models from its Grove and Potain lines at bauma 2019 in Munich, Germany. It will also present a technology pavilion that highlights a significant number of customer-focused innovations. While six cranes will be unveiled at the show, several additional models on display will give visitors the chance to see more … Read more