Southern Cranes & Access takes delivery of UK’s first Grove GMK5250XL-1

At the end of May, Southern Cranes & Access became the first Manitowoc customer in the UK to receive a new Grove GMK5250XL-1. Manitowoc announced the debut of the new five-axle all-terrain crane at bauma 2019 and its arrival on the UK crane hire market has been hotly anticipated.

  • June 21 @ 11:00 pm

Steenhoff to erect Potain tower cranes with new Grove GMK5250L-1

At the end of May, Steenhoff GmbH & Co. KG from Rhauderfehn in Ostfriesland, Northern Germany, took ownership of a GMK5250L-1, a strong and versatile five-axle crane from Grove, featuring an impressive 250 t capacity and 70 m long main boom. The GMK5250L-1 went straight to Bremen from the Manitowoc factory for its first job, […]

  • June 16 @ 11:00 pm

Nebraska Crane adds strength and flexibility to its fleet with a Grove GRT9165 rough-terrain crane

As construction jobs require heavier picks within spaces that get more constrained every day, Nebraska Crane was on the lookout for a strong, high-capacity crane, but compact enough to easily maneuver in all kinds of job sites. A big fan of Grove cranes — 95% of its rough-terrain fleet is Grove — the Kearney, Nebraska-based […]

  • June 11 @ 11:00 pm

Grove TMS700E delivers excellent mobility and return on investment for industrial contractor in Ohio

Immediately after receiving its new Grove TMS700E truck-mounted crane in October 2019, industrial contractor R.G. Smith put it to work. After being part of several projects over the last six months, the crane is now erecting a 300,000 ft2 structural steel building that will house a large cheese production facility in Hiram, Ohio. The TMS700E […]

  • June 1 @ 11:00 pm

Bei Übergabe auf Distanz nur 0,0005 t Last am Haken – KönningKrane holt neuen Grove GMK3060L im Wilhelm

Eine Leichtigkeit war es für den Grove GMK3060L, den Schlüssel als Symbol für die Kranübergabe auf Distanz zu transportieren. Eigentlich kann der 60 Tonner mit seinem 48 m langen Hauptausleger 27,5 t auf 6 m Radius heben. Eine ungewöhnliche Aufgabe hatte daher der Kranfahrer von KönningKrane, als er den Schlüssel präzise von A nach B […]

  • May 31 @ 11:00 pm

Potain fleet helps construct large-scale housing development in Tampa

Eight Potain tower cranes are busy at work in downtown Tampa, Florida, where an entirely new neighborhood is being built from the ground up. The project, called Water Street Tampa, is a nine million square foot mixed-use residential and retail development that will connect residents and visitors to area mainstays such as the Tampa Convention […]

  • May 19 @ 11:00 pm

Angermüller Bau GmbH setzt mit GMK5150L weiterhin auf Grove Autokrane

Die Baufirma Angermüller aus dem oberfränkischen Untersiemau nahe Coburg ist spezialisiert auf den Betonfertigteilbau und setzt bei der Wahl ihrer Autokrane schon seit Langem auf Manitowoc. Der traditionsreiche Familienbetrieb schätzt modernste Technik und hat seinen bewährten Grove GMK5130-2 nach zehn Jahren gegen einen GMK5150L ausgetauscht. Der Kran ist nun seit fast einem Jahr pausenlos im […]

  • May 19 @ 11:00 pm

Stirnimann debuts three Potain Hup C 40-30 cranes on Swiss railway project

The first Potain Hup C 40-30 crawler mounted self-erecting cranes have been deployed on a job site in Switzerland. Construction equipment supplier and longstanding customer Stirnimann AG has supplied three cranes to contractor Implenia for the construction of a 1.2 km rail flyover at Renens VD station, close to Lausanne.

  • May 4 @ 11:00 pm

Davis Company leads Potain innovation once again with the first Hup M 28-22 self-erecting tower crane in North Amer

Davis Company, a general contractor in fast-growing Reno, Nevada, has purchased the first Potain Hup M 28-22 self-erecting tower crane in North America, once again leading the country in the adoption of new technology and innovation in self-erecting tower cranes. The company first invested in a Potain in 2005, when it purchased the first Igo […]

  • April 30 @ 11:00 pm

Bauunternehmen Gründker entscheidet sich erstmals für Grove Mobilkran und übernimmt neuen GMK4090

Erstmals geht ein neuer Grove nach Glandorf, in den Südwesten von Niedersachsen: das Bauunternehmen mit Autokranvermietung August Gründker hat kürzlich einen GMK4090 AT-Kran übernommen. Auf der bauma 2019 hat der kompakte Vierachser mit seinem 51 m langen Hauptausleger und maximaler Tragfähigkeit von 90 t das Team von Gründker überzeugt. Um den Fuhrpark des Unternehmens zu […]

  • April 29 @ 11:00 pm

Six years of Potain cranes at ITER power plant construction site

Since the first concrete pouring at the end of 2014, a total of seven Potain cranes have successfully completed the civil engineering and concreting works for the new generation ITER nuclear power plant.

  • April 27 @ 11:00 pm

Manta enjoys success with two Potain MCT 565 topless cranes in Singapore

Manta Equipment received two brand new Potain MCT 565 M25 topless cranes in Singapore and recorded immediate success with both. Hock Guan Cheong Builder purchased the first from the company and is using it for residential construction projects, while BHCC Construction is renting the second one for use on housing projects.

  • April 22 @ 11:00 pm

Grove GMK5150L für österreichische Firma Telekrane Engl

Die in Schwoich in Tirol beheimatete Firma Telekrane Engl GmbH hat Ende 2019 einen neuen Grove GMK5150L im Manitowoc Werk in Wilhelmshaven übernommen. Der AT-Kran zeichnet sich durch unübertroffene Tragfähigkeiten und TAXI-Kran-Eigenschaften aus, und der GMK5150L der Telekrane Engl ist zudem mit Schwerlastspitze und zweiter Winde ausgerüstet.

  • April 19 @ 11:00 pm

Hoffman Equipment celebrates its 100th anniversary with new cranes from Manitowoc and Grove

Hoffman Equipment marked one century in the lifting equipment industry at this year’s CONEXPO. The Piscataway, New Jersey-based family-run company celebrated the date expanding its fleet with new Manitowoc and Grove cranes purchased at the show. The new acquisitions include a Grove GRT8120 rough-terrain and a Manitowoc MLC150-1 crawler crane (both launched at CONEXPO), a […]

  • April 13 @ 11:00 pm

Bigge Crane and Rigging celebrates Potain purchases at CONEXPO 2020

Over the last three years Bigge Crane and Rigging, which is consistently ranked among the Top 10 global crane companies, has used a lot of Potain tower cranes. So many in fact, that Manitowoc Cranes has just given the California-based lifting company an award for being the largest unit volume Potain top slewing and self-erecting […]

  • April 6 @ 11:00 pm

NessCampbell Crane + Rigging purchases an MLC300 crawler crane at CONEXPO 2020

At CONEXPO 2020, Manitowoc celebrated a new purchase with NessCampbell Crane + Rigging: a Manitowoc MLC300 crawler crane. Manitowoc’s Les Middleton, David Hull, Harrison Hipple and Kevin Blaney presented NessCampbell’s team, including Jonelle Anderson and John Anderson, a celebratory plaque to mark the occasion. Joining the celebration at the Manitowoc’s booth at the show were […]

  • April 2 @ 11:00 pm

Davis Crane Service celebrates its 10 new Grove TMS500-2 truck cranes at CONEXPO 2020

Offering one of the most modern crane fleets in Texas, Davis Crane Service is always on the lookout for new technologies that can make work on job sites more efficient. At this year’s CONEXPO, the company’s team visited Manitowoc’s booth and was recognized for boldly expanding its fleet with 10 Grove TMS500-2 truck cranes in […]

  • April 1 @ 11:00 pm

Circle 8 Crane Services celebrates its 100th Manitowoc crane at CONEXPO 2020

Eleven years after purchasing its first Manitowoc crane, Circle 8 Crane Services celebrated the 100th addition to its fleet: a Grove GMK5200-1, which is expected to be delivered in the coming weeks. Based in Houston, Texas, the company provides mobile cranes and services to customers from several other locations in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and New […]

  • March 31 @ 11:00 pm