Heavy Lift

Edwards Uses Goldhofer Modular Transporters for South Florida Mega Transport

June 21, 2020 – Edwards Moving & Rigging recently used creative load support and Goldhofer modular transporters to move two turbines and generators weighing up to 947,988 lbs. 12 miles from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to a power plant 12 miles a…

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  • June 22 @ 12:00 am

Mammoet-Haisla J.V. Handles 6,513 Pipe Piles at LNG Canada Project

Besides piles, Mammoet-Haisla is also handling modules. June 22, 2021 – The Mammoet-Haisla Joint Venture has completed pile handing work for the LNG Canada project through JGC-Fluor Joint Venture in Kitimat, British Columbia, Can…

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  • June 22 @ 12:00 am

Construction Industry Round Table Names New Chairman

Greg Cosko June 22, 2021 – The Construction Industry Round Table (CIRT), a national business trade association composed of some 120 chief executives from leading design and construction companies that do business in the U.S., has elected G…

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  • June 22 @ 12:00 am

Select Crane Expands New Jersey Facility

June 22, 2021 – To better serve customers in the tri-state area, Select Crane Sales has expanded its Branchburg, New Jersey, location. The New Jersey branch opened in 2017 at 51 Tannery Road with direct routes to New York City, the Port of New Jersey…

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  • June 22 @ 12:00 am

IMT Celebrates 60th Anniversary

June 21, 2021 – Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company, is celebrating its 60th anniversary with a series of events beginning with a barbeque lunch for team members June 22 at the IMT plant in Gar…

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  • June 22 @ 12:00 am

NAWIC and Nest Offer Hands-On Construction Camp for Girls in Philly

June 22, 2021 – The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) and facilities-management company Nest are helping promote careers in construction by holding a series of free in-person construction camps for girls of middle-school…

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  • June 22 @ 12:00 am

Select Crane Sales Expands New Jersey Location

Branchburg, NJ – To better serve customers in the tri-state area, Select Crane Sales expands theirBranchburg, New Jersey location. The New Jersey branch opened in…

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

IMT Celebrates 60 Years

GARNER, Iowa (June 21, 2021) –Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company (NYSE:OSK), is commemorating its 60th anniversary by celebrating its team members and…

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

Short Rigged crane overturn

A truck mounted crane overturned in Peterborough, New Hampshire, USA, on Friday, after removing a tree

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

Demag/Tadano for Autaa

French rental company Autaa has taken a 55t Demag AC 55-3 and a 70t Tadano ATF 70-G4 crane

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

10 Multitels for Roggermaier

German rental company Roggermaier has taken delivery of 10 Multitel truck mounted platforms

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

Star technical director

UK rental company Star Platforms has appointed Giuseppe ‘Pep’ Ventrella as technical director

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

New 27m CTE spider lift

Italian truck mount and spider lift manufacturer CTE has launched its latest Traccess spider lift, the 27 metre 270.

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  • June 21 @ 7:00 pm

Jekko launches SPX1280 with lithium battery

Italian crane manufacturer Jekko has introduced to the market a lithium-battery powered version of its SPX1280 spider crane.

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  • June 21 @ 5:40 am

Ainscough performs challenging lifts at railway station

Ainscough Crane Hire has installed a new elevated external walkway at the Luton Airport Parkway Railway Station in the UK.

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  • June 21 @ 5:35 am

Liebherr trio for Coamtra

Argentinian heavy lift company Coamtra-Symco has taken three four and five axle Liebherr All Terrain cranes

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  • June 20 @ 7:00 pm

700t flagship for Bernard Hunter

Scotland’s Bernard Hunter has taken delivery of a flagship 700t Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1 All Terrain crane

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  • June 20 @ 7:00 pm

Further LGMGs for UPA

UK rental company United Powered Access (UPA) has added a further 19 LGMG scissor lifts

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  • June 20 @ 7:00 pm

Acquisition trio for Sunbelt

Sunbelt has acquired Ross Equipment in Arizona, American Aerial Equipment, in Massachusetts, and DC Rentals in Connecticut

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  • June 20 @ 7:00 pm

Bigger Dingli electric scissors

Dingli has launched two new narrow aisle electric scissor lifts, the 86ft JCPT2814DC and 99ft JCPT3214DC

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  • June 18 @ 7:00 pm

New Irish access company

Former Height for Hire manager Ross O’Neill has set up a new rental company in Ireland – Munster Platforms

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

Crane veteran retires

Long term crane man Richard Breedon has retired from Ainscough Crane Hire after 45 years.

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

TVH acquires Battery Supplies

International replacement parts/rental group TVH, has acquired the Battery Supplies of Deerlijk, Belgium

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

We have a winner!

We have now concluded the rigging and load handling quiz that was put together by ITI

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

New Irish access rental company

Former Height for Hire manager Ross O’Neill has set up a new rental company in Ireland – Munster Platforms

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

Lthium Jekko SPX1280

Jekko has launched a lithium battery powered version of its eight tonne SPX1280 spider crane

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

New Irish access rental co

Former Height for Hire manager Ross O’Neill has set up a new rental company in Ireland – Muster Platforms

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

IPAF accident report launch

IPAF is to publish its latest Global Safety Report and accident statistics in an online seminar presentation next week

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

Lithium Jekko SPX1280

Jekko has launched a lithium battery powered version of its eight tonne SPX1280 spider crane

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  • June 17 @ 7:00 pm

Blade Lifter used in UK

Collett & Sons has become the first UK company to use a Goldhofer Blade Lifter

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  • June 16 @ 7:00 pm

LHM 800 for Antwerp

Belgium’s Neemnatie has taken the first 308t Liebherr LHM 800 mobile harbour crane in the Benelux region

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  • June 16 @ 7:00 pm

Big Palfinger for Tudic

Spain’s Grupo Tudic Construcciones has taken delivery of a 125t/m Palfinger PK 165.002 TEC 7 loader crane

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  • June 16 @ 7:00 pm

Big crawler collapse

We have received news of a large, fully rigged crawler crane overturning in a storm in Louisiana, US on Tuesday

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  • June 16 @ 7:00 pm

FORMER SC&RA CHAIRMAN TERRY YOUNG PASSES

(June 16, 2021) – Terence Lee Young, former SC&RA Chairman of the Board and President and CEO of Construction Safety Experts, passed away June 4, after…

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  • June 16 @ 7:00 pm

New Traverse from Pettibone

US telehandler manufacturer Pettibone has launched a 4.5 tonne/17.2 metre T1056X Traverse telehandler

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  • June 16 @ 7:00 pm

All terrains erect the largest statue of Christ in Brazil

Two Liebherr LTM 1220-5.2 all terrain cranes from Darcy Pacheco’s fleet were deployed for the erection of the largest statue of Christ in Brazil.

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  • June 16 @ 2:28 am

Bridon-Bekaert expands offering for crane sector

Bridon-Bekaert Ropes Group (BBRG) has expanded its proposition to the crane market by offering end termination design capability for crane ropes and launching Dyform 4 for deck cranes.

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  • June 16 @ 2:26 am

ProMiles Names Todd as Executive Vice President of Permitting

June 15, 2021 – ProMiles Software Development Corporation (PSDC), Bridge City, Texas, has named Steven Todd as executive Vice President, Permitting. Todd joined ProMiles in June 2021.   “Steven has worked in many aspect…

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  • June 16 @ 12:00 am

Switalski is New Executive Director of Rebuild SoCal

June 14, 2021 – Rebuild SoCal Partnership (RSCP) has named Jon Switalski as its new executive director. Switalski succeeds John Hakel who recently retired after leading the organization since 2006. “I have been honored to serve as…

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  • June 16 @ 12:00 am

Marcum Commercial Construction Index: Contractor Confidence Up Despite Slow Recovery

June 15, 2021 – The Marcum Commercial Construction Index [GJG1]for the first quarter of 2021 reports that contractor confidence is elevated even though the industry has yet to reach the broader economy’s pace of recovery. The cons…

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  • June 16 @ 12:00 am

18-Ton-Capacity Shackles Help Arborist Work

June 16, 2021 – Arborist Adaptable Aerial Solutions LLC has added two 18-ton capacity Crosby G2140 shackles to its inventory—sourced from FAD Equipment Store.The purchase was made by Steve Connally, the owner of Adaptable, or Craneva, as it…

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  • June 16 @ 12:00 am

First Grove GRT 8100 in Indonesia

Indonesian crane company Surabaya Express has taken the first 100t Grove GRT8100 RT crane in the country

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  • June 15 @ 7:00 pm

Four big crawlers for Al Faris

Dubai crane and heavy haulage company Al Faris has taken delivery of four large Liebherr crawler cranes

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  • June 15 @ 7:00 pm

Custom Easy Lifts

Italian rental company Hoist Noleggio has taken delivery of two customised Easy Lift spider lifts

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  • June 15 @ 7:00 pm

Crane and platform fatality

A man died and another was badly injured when a footbridge element dropped onto the platform of their spider lift

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  • June 15 @ 7:00 pm

Almac opens UK subsidiary

Italian tracked aerial lift manufacturer Almac has opened a UK subsidiary for its Almacrawler platform range

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  • June 14 @ 7:00 pm

New recruit for Point of Rental

Rental software supplier Point of Rental has appointed Jim Field as business development manager, the UK

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  • June 14 @ 7:00 pm

A new MP from CTE

Italian aerial lift manufacturer CTE has launched a 24 metre MP 24 C ‘multi purpose’ truck mounted platform

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  • June 14 @ 7:00 pm