Hirschmann holds training for engineers
Hirschmann LMI training
Mobile control and automation product specialist Hirschmann recently held a three-day training course at Stephenson Equipment of Harrisburg to give participants hands-on experience of the firm’s load moment indicator products.
Taught by Hirschmann’s Dean Bakner and John Featherston, the course focused on how to use and maintain Hirschmann’s iVISOR […]
New possession of Grove GMK6300L
International rental firm Hiap Tong has bought a Grove GMK6300L all terrain crane for work within its headquarter country of Singapore.
The Grove GMK6300L all terrain, with 300t of lifting capacity, is one of two cranes in Manitowoc's new six axle all terrain class. It offers extended boom reach, compared to […]
Crane Service company selects 100 ton Liebherr LTM1100
Liebherr is chosen crane
Hüffermann Krandienst has selected a 100t Liebherr LTM 1100-5.2 all terrain for work in and around Vechta, Germany.
It is the fifth 100-tonner working for the crane service. The Liebherr LTM 1100-5.2 mobile crane was onsite at Hüffermann Krandienst’s north German Vechta depot by October […]
Manitowoc aids in erection of bridge in Mississippi
Massman Construction uses Manitowoc 7000
A Kansas City contractor is using a Manitowoc 7000 to help construct the pylons of a new cable-stayed suspension bridge being built in St. Louis, Missouri over the Mississippi River.
Owned by Massman Construction, the lead contractor on the joint venture responsible for the […]
Liebherr hybrid concept a great idea!
Liebherr signs contract with Russian oil company
Liebherr maritime and small crawler division has unveiled designs for a new hybrid crane concept that can be used both as an offshore crane and as a mobile harbour crane.
In June this year, Liebherr Russian sales office signed a contract with Russian oil […]
Manitowoc Crane products delayed because of union strike
Negotiations underway for Manitowoc Crane
Manitowoc Crane, Manitowoc, Wis., said the shipment of some of its Manitowoc crane products will be delayed into the first quarter of next year as a result of supplier delivery issues and a machinists’ union strike that began November 14, according to the […]
Liebherr Crane is awarded Crane of the Year!
Liebherr wins prestigious honor
International Bulk Journal, a British magazine, awarded Liebherr port cranes with the “Crane of the Year” award for its portal crane, Liebherr LPS 600, used for bulk handling and provided with flexible configurations for ports of different sizes.
This is the third year in the […]
Demag Cranes enters Papua New Guinea
Demag Cranes expands presences in Indo-Australian region
Demag Cranes has delivered its first mobile harbour cranes to Papua New Guinea after receiving an order for four Gottwald G HMK 6407 Model 6 cranes from PNG Ports Corporation.
Once all four Demag cranes are delivered to two of the island state’s main […]
Iowa Wind Farm uses Manitowoc Cranes to Aid in Construction
Several Manitowoc cranes and Grove cranes were used to erect 193 wind turbines at the Rolling Hills Wind Project, Massena, Iowa. Mortenson Construction, the main contractor working for project owner MidAmerican Energy, rented three Manitowoc 16000s (each with a wind attachment), two Manitowoc 14000s, two […]