Mammoet removes bridge in Austria city centre

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Exact planning and custom engineering ensure on-time delivery with minimum disruption in Vienna, Austria More than 30 years ago, a freeway junction on the Vienna southeast tangent in Austria was built but never put into operation. As part of a recent redevelopment program, the last bridge section of this “closed exit” would be demolished. Due … Read more

Duo Demag crawlers lift 700-tonne refinery column

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“This kind of project is not something you see every day in Germany,” says Stefan Schmidbauer, the managing director of the crane service provider of the same name. And he is definitely right. Lifts that depend on a 1,600-tonne crane such as the CC 8800-1 are really not a frequent thing – and in this … Read more

Robert Baran Crane Group orders 10 Tadano all-terrain and crawler cranes

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Tadano AC and CC cranes have long been a mainstay at the construction projects carried out by Polish crane service provider Robert Baran Crane Group. And this is not about to change any time soon – quite the opposite, in fact! After all, Baran is beefing up its already extensive Tadano fleet with its most … Read more

New Demag AC 45 City for Mikschl Autokrane

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For Roland Mikschl, the managing director of the Aichach-based crane service provider of the same name, a fleet without City cranes is utterly inconceivable: “That’s why we’re now replacing our Demag AC 40 with its new and even better successor, the AC 45 City. Just as if we were doing a rotation of sorts,” he … Read more

LCR takes delivery of Demag AC 1000-9 all-terrain crane

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The team at Tadano Oceania was looking forward to July 27, 2021, with great anticipation, as that was the day that we would celebrate that a Demag AC 1000-9 would tread Australian ground for the first time ever. “We’re tremendously proud of being able to hand over our biggest all-terrain crane, the AC 1000-9, to … Read more

Sarens Lift and Move Ancient Egyptian Khufu Solar Boat

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Sarens’ client, Besix-Orascom Joint Venture (BOJV), is responsible for building the new Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo and as part of the project had to install two ancient solar boats in the new museum section. The solar boat had to be lifted from the old Khufu Boat Museum, transported 10km to the new Grand Egyptian … Read more

Wiesbauer and Neeb Crawler Join Forces For Wind Turbine Tandem

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Recently heavy lift crawler cranes from Wiesbauer GmbH & Co.KG and Neeb GmbH & Co. KG. joined forces to lift a gas turbine for the new gas power plant in Marbach am Neckar. The 335t gas turbine was lifted out of the inland waterway barge with their two crawler cranes, Neeb’s Liebherr LR1600 and Wiesbauer’s Demag … Read more

Niessen Kran-Service excited on their delivery of Demag AC 45 City

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The people at Mönchengladbach-based NKS Niessen Kran-Service GbR truly value the quality of Demag® City cranes: In addition to a Demag AC 40 City and an AC 70 City, the crane service provider has now added another model from the range to its fleet in the form of a new AC 45 City. The sale was handled by … Read more

Fedeli thrilled with the new Demag AC160-5

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Italian crane service provider Fedeli could barely wait to receive their brand new Demag AC160-5. “We were absolutely thrilled with the technical advantages offered by this crane, so we were dying to finally see it in our fleet” Filippo Fedeli during the handover His father Alessandro and his sister Irene, who manage the company and … Read more

No More Demag Brand Under Tadano Product Ranges

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Among a raft of changes at crane manufacturer Tadano, the company announced on 7th April it will drop the Demag brand and amalgamate the product ranges. As part of its strategy to again become the worldwide leader in the lifting equipment industry, Tadano acquired Demag from Terex in 2019. It is working “to bring the … Read more

Next stage for Tadano Demag

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Earlier today Tadano Demag and Tadano Faun submitted their restructuring plan to the Zweibrücken District Court, marking a key stage in the restructuring programme for the two companies – both of which are owned by Japanese crane and aerial lift manufacturer Tadano. The formal insolvency process for the two businesses is expected to open at … Read more

Tadano files protection for troubled German operations

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After more than a year Tadano has acquired Demag from Terex, the Japanese crane manufacturer has filed to protect its entire German operations from bankruptcy to enable restructuring. Demag was losing €4 million a month under Terex ownership when Tadano acquired Demag for €215 million in August 2019, merging Demag management with its own German … Read more

Further Tadano Demag integration

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Tadano is creating a joint sales and product support structure for Tadano and Demag cranes in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Northern Europe. The new joint Tadano/Demag sales organisation for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, will be headed by Tadano sales manager Christian Schroeder, reporting to Klaus Kröppel who becomes vice president sales for the German-speaking countries … 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

Baran orders two more Demag AC220-5

Polish crane rental company Baran has ordered the first two 220 tonnes Demag AC220-5 All Terrain cranes to feature EU Stage V compliant engines. The new engines have more power than the ones they replace and are equipped with the latest Diesel Particulate Filters with the power units matched to the latest ZF TraXon transmission. … Read more

Tadano’s Demag integration strategy

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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 is retaining the Demag name as a stand-alone brand, saying that the Demag models help fill gaps in its existing all-terrain line-up and adds lattice … Read more

Superior Cranes buy Demag CC6800-1

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North Carolina, USA-based crane and rigging services supplier Superior Cranes has bought a 1,250 tonne (1,375 ton) capacity Demag CC 6800-1 crawler crane. It is now the largest crane in the company’s fleet, superseding a 650 tonne (715 ton) capacity Demag CC 3800-1. “The acquisition of the CC 6800-1 was a significant capacity increase for … Read more

Steel Carriers Infrastructure adds Demag AC1000-9

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Indian crane rental company Steel Carriers Infrastructure has taken delivery of the first 1,000-tonne capacity class Demag AC1000-9 wheeled mobile crane in the country. The application will include infrastructure, wind energy, refineries, offshore, petrochemical and oil & gas. The new crane will help to minimise downtime at refineries during the turnaround and maintenance works, the … Read more

Terex sells Demag Mobile Cranes to Tadano

22 February 2019 – Terex Corporation has announced today that they have agreed to sell its Demag Mobile Cranes business to Tadano for an enterprise value of approximately US$ 215 million. The Demag Mobile Cranes business manufactures and sells all-terrain cranes and large crawler cranes. Included in the transaction are the manufacturing facilities in Zweibrucken, … 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

Demag PC 3800-1 Pedestral Crane (650 tonnes)

Demag has launched a new pedestal version of its 650 tonnes Demag CC 3800-1 crawler crane in July 2017 – Demag PC 3800-1. It is designed to provide access to job sites previously not accessible by standard crawler models. Terex has introduced the new Demag pedestal crane to reduce preparation time and allows contractors to … Read more

Terex Released New 300-tonne Demag LC300 Crawler

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1st November 2016 – Terex acquired the Jinan plant when it purchased 65% majority stake in Shandong Topower Heavy Machinery Company in August 2010, which built lattice boom crawler cranes between  70 to 360 ton class. However, business are not gaining its market shares and in November 2014, Terex took over the rest of Topower … Read more