Tag: UK

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Slow recovery at Ainscough

UK-based rental company Ainscough Crane Hire has filed its accounts for the 12 months to the end of September 2021, which show a steady improvement

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M&M calls in the administrators

UK crane rental company M&M Mobile Crane Hire has appointed an administrator and ceased trading. Employees were informed on the 12th of August morning and

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All-terrain near-miss in Dorset

An incident that apparently took place somewhere in Dorset in Mid May, in which a two-axle All Terrain crane had lifted a holiday accommodation unit,

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No. 6 Liebherr MK150 for Ainscough

UK rental company Ainscough Crane Hire has taken delivery of a further two eight tonne Liebherr MK 140 self-erecting mobile tower cranes, having taken two

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World’s first Wolff 133Bs for UK

The Plant Services division of UK retirement home developer Churchill Retirement Living has taken delivery of the first four Wolffkran 133.8B hydraulic luffing cranes. Launched

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Ainscough CEO departs

The recently appointed chief executive of UK-based Ainscough Crane Hire, Jeremy Fry, left the company with immediate effect. He joined the company from his consultancy

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Second Böcker AK 52 for Berry

UK crane rental company Berry Cranes has taken delivery of a second 12 tonne Böcker AK 52 aluminium truck mounted crane following the delivery of

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HTC Wolffkran rebrands

HTC Wolffkran, the UK sales, rental and service subsidiary of Switzerland-headquartered tower crane manufacturer Wolffkran, has changed its name to Wolffkran Ltd. The company has

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First Terex RT1080 for Scotland

Scottish oilfield equipment provider WellConnection IOS has taken delivery of the first 80-tonne Terex RT1080 Rough Terrain crane in the UK from Crowland Cranes. The

Ainscough lifts Christmas tree

UK crane rental firm Ainscough Crane Hire worked with electrical contractor IllumiDex UK to lift an 18 metre tall LED conical Christmas tree into place

Liebherr LTM 1060-3.1 for Marsden

Wigan, UK-based Marsden Crane Services has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1060-3.1 mobile crane. The 60-tonne LTM 1060-3.1 all-terrain crane has a three-axle chassis,

ABP invests US$3 million in Mantsinen crane

Associated British Ports (ABP) has invested in a new energy-efficient Mantsinen crane costing US$3 million (£2.3 million). The organisation procured the Mantsinen 120M wheeled model

Grove RT550E for Port of London

UK public trust Port of London Authority (PLA) has taken delivery of a 45 tonne Grove RT550E Rough Terrain Crane. The RT550E features a five-section

STS cranes heightened

Rotterdam based crane heightening specialist ZPMC Netherlands commissioned heavy lift and transportation specialist ALE to assist with the heightening of ten cranes at the Port