Heavy Lift

14 new Grove RTs for Groves

Texas based Groves Equipment Rental has ordered 14 new Grove RT cranes from distributor MGX Equipment

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  • November 23 @ 7:00 pm

Electric Maeda crawler

Maeda has unveiled a fully electric version of its six tonne CC1485 mini crawler crane

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  • November 22 @ 7:00 pm

First 64ft Skyjack RT for Germany

Wocken Industriepartner has taken delivery of the first 64ft Skyjack SJ9664 RT scissor lift in Germany

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  • November 22 @ 7:00 pm

XL Grove for NessCampbell

US crane company NessCampbell has taken the first 250 tonne Grove GMK5250XL-1 in the northwest

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  • November 22 @ 7:00 pm

55m Tadano platform

Tadano has delivered the first of its new 55m A-530CG truck mounted lift, the largest made in Japan

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  • November 22 @ 7:00 pm

Bardonaro joins ArborWorks

Frank Bardonaro, previously COO of Maxim Crane, has been appointed as CEO of California based ArborWorks

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  • November 22 @ 7:00 pm

100 Genies for AA Herkules

Polish rental company AA Herkules has taken delivery of 100 Genie boom and scissor lifts

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  • November 21 @ 7:00 pm

Keith Smith RIP

We have received the sad news that UK crane and access industry veteran Keith Smith has died

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  • November 21 @ 7:00 pm

11 RTs for Aertssen

International heavy lift specialist Aertssen has ordered 11 Tadano Rough Terrain cranes for its operation in the UAE

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  • November 21 @ 7:00 pm

Another acquisition for Herc

Herc Rentals has acquired SkyKing Lift Rentals, an aerial lift business operating in the Chicago region

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  • November 18 @ 7:00 pm

‘Tis the season

We are reaching the time of year when Christmas lights go up, and methods leaves much to be desired

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  • November 18 @ 7:00 pm

GB scissor lift

UK training company OTS has taken delivery of an 11.5ft ELS scissor lift in a special union jack livery

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  • November 18 @ 7:00 pm

UK lift fatality

Earlier this month an employee of Loxam’s UK operation Nationwide Platforms was involved in a fatal incident at the company’s Liskeard depot in Cornwall.

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  • November 18 @ 7:00 pm

Liebherr’s first cranes with new boom

Liebherr has delivered the first 50t LTC 1050-3.1 cranes to feature the company’s new telescopic boom system

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  • November 18 @ 7:00 pm

Pyroban acquires Euro Access

UK explosion proofing specialist Pyroban has acquired Irish access manufacturer Euro Access

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  • November 18 @ 7:00 pm

Philip ‘Snowy’ Allen R.I.P

We have received the sad news that Philip ‘Snowy’ Allen founder of Adelaide rental company Fleurieu Cranes has died

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

Seven Liebherrs for Burger

Chilean crane rental company Burger Grúas has purchsed seven Liebherr All Terrain cranes

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

Insulated Versalifts on Unimog

UK Power Networks has taken delivery of six insulated Versalifts on Unimog chassis

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

Magnis for Lift It

German rental company Lift It has taken delivery of 16 new platforms and telehandlers from Magni

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

WernerCo training manager

Access platform manufacturer WernerCo has appointed Trevor Rabson as training manager

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

Snorkel sales jump

Snorkel sales jumped 61 percent in the third quarter, although profits were lower

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

RTH Refresh

Empire Crane recently refreshed their extensive fleet of Magni rotating telehandlers with 9 new units. The new units will be added to their rental fleet…

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

Philip ‘Snowy’ Allen 1965 – 2021

We have received the sad news that Philip ‘Snowy’ Allen, founder of Adelaide rental company Fleurieu Cranes, has died

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  • November 17 @ 7:00 pm

Heavy Equip. Colleges, NCCCO Foundation Launch Program for Vets

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  • November 17 @ 1:00 am

Heavy Equip. Colleges, NCCCO Foundation Launch Award for Vets

From left: Albano, Brent Nov. 17, 2021 – The NCCCO Foundation and the Heavy Equipment Colleges of America (HEC) have launched  a new program that recognizes top-performing military veterans.The new program was announced at the Six…

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  • November 17 @ 1:00 am

Further Demags for Weiss

Germany’s Weiss Kranservice has taken delivery of a 250t Demag AC 250-5 All Terrain crane

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  • November 16 @ 7:00 pm

2022 Media Pack

Just in case you have not spotted it already the 2022 Vertikal Press media pack is online

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  • November 16 @ 7:00 pm

First CE Nagano 09AC delivered

The first Nagano 09AC ultra compact tracked boom lifts have been delivered

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  • November 16 @ 7:00 pm

Vp acquires M&S Hire

UK rental group Vp has acquired M&S Hire in an all share purchase deal

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  • November 16 @ 7:00 pm

Haulotte booms for Nishio

Japanese based rental company Nishio Rent All has taken delivery of 70 large Haulotte boom lifts

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  • November 15 @ 7:00 pm

Electric booms from Zoomlion

Zoomlion has unveiled two new telescopic electric boom lifts

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  • November 15 @ 7:00 pm

Mills Solaris on the up

The Rental division of Brazil’s Mills, has posted an upbeat third quarter result

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

The very last LTM 1550-8

The very last 500t Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 has gone to Brazilian crane and aerial lift rental company Locar

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

300 Genies for BSI

German rental company Baumaschinen Service International – BSI – as ordered 300 new platforms from Genie.

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

The very last LTM 1500-8

The very last 500t Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 has gone to Brazilian crane and aerial lift rental company Locar

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

NessCampbell’s first Grove GMK5250XL-1 hits the ground running in Oregon

The company’s new 300 USt all-terrain crane is the first of its kind to arrive in the Northwest. The GMK5250XL-1 has the longest boom in…

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

New VP ops for JCB N.America

JCB has appointed Shain Wells as vice president of operations for North America

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

Tadano key account director

Tadano has appointed Giuseppe Pompeo to the new role of European key accounts director

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  • November 14 @ 7:00 pm

Franna Rolls Out Minemaster Pick-and-Carry Cranes

Nov. 11, 2021 – Franna, a global leader in the design and manufacture of pick-and-carry cranes, recently unveiled the Franna Minemaster range, a series of pick-and-carry cranes that have lifting capacities ranging from 17 USt to 44 USt and come f…

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  • November 13 @ 1:00 am

LR 1700-1.0 Crawler Crane Replaces LR 1600/2 in Liebherr Lineup

Last LR 1600 leaves factory Nov. 11, 2021 – The 660-USt LR 1600/2 crawler crane is being removed from the Liebherr crawler crane product line after 223 of them have been delivered to customers in the past 13 years.Its successor, the LR …

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  • November 13 @ 1:00 am

TNT Crane & Rigging Acquires JMS Crane & Rigging

Nov. 12, 2021 – TNT Crane & Rigging Inc. (TNT) has acquired the businesses of JMS Crane & Rigging Co., WM Services Crane & Rigging Inc., and Big Ray’s Equipment Co. LLC, together referred to as JMS, headquartered in …

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  • November 13 @ 1:00 am

Cargotec and Konecranes Plan Future Companys Leadership Team

Nov. 13, 2021 – As announced earlier, Cargotec and Konecranes will merge to create a global leader in sustainable material flow. The merger is expected to take place by the end of H1/2022, and Cargotec and Konecranes today announce the planned hi…

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  • November 13 @ 1:00 am

Mansfield Relies on Grove GMK5250XL All Terrain to Install Remote Towers

Nov. 13, 2021 – U.S. company Mansfield Crane Service tackles remote cell tower installs with its new Grove GMK5250XL-1 — helping expand service to remote rural areas in Pennsylvania and New York.As 2020 dawned, wireless carriers across …

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  • November 13 @ 1:00 am

Liebherr ships new 400t crawler

Liebherr has shipped the first unit if its new 400 tonne LR 1400 SX to the USA

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  • November 11 @ 7:00 pm

Fell out the stupid tree…

We have received a photo of a person pruning a tree limb from a large ladder on a sloped roof

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  • November 11 @ 7:00 pm

Alimak/Peri scaffold hoist

Alimak has teamed with scaffold manufacturer Peri to develop a scaffold hoist

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  • November 11 @ 7:00 pm

Comansa for historic bridge

India’s Hindustan Construction Company has taken a 25t Comansa 21CM550 flat top tower crane

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  • November 11 @ 7:00 pm

33m Falcon for Liftservice

Danish access rental company Liftservice has taken delivery of a 33 metre Falcon FS330Z Vario spider lift

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  • November 10 @ 7:00 pm