All the latest news

If you want to have the latest industry news directly to your inbox, subscribe here.

XCMG launches the world's first plug-in double drive hybrid crane


Crane manufacturer XCMG has launched the world's first plug-in double drive hybrid crane - the XCMG XCT25_EV 

620 tonnes hoist for German steelworks crane swap


H.J. Nolte Auto-Krane hoisted 620 tonnes gantry crane, using two Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile cranes, at ArcelorMittal steelworks

Boom Booster eases the load for Rumailah Lift Boat project


Kuwaiti crane service provider Integrated Logistics, deployed its CC 8800-1, equipped with its Boom Booster, for the Rumailah Lift Boat project.

Spira erects 25t capacity Potain MDT 569 tower crane in just two days


German construction equipment rental company Spira Baugeräte und Schalungslogistik erected its new Potain MDT 569 tower crane in 2 days at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Liebherr launches 3rd generation of LICCON crane control system


Liebherr has launched a 3rd generation of its LICCON crane control system with updates to the crane control system, the driver's cab and the gearbox.

Mammoet lifts ‘Iron Lady’ in night-time operation


Mammoet built a large gantry system to remove a steel bridge, weighing approximately 5000t, at Vianen in the Netherlands

MYCRANE to add world’s first universal access crane selection tool


MYCRANE, the global digital platform for the search and selection of cranes, has commenced the testing of a free, universally accessible crane selection tool.

Modulift’s ‘beast of a beam’ debuts in Dover


Modulift’s new MOD 1100/2000t spreader beam, at 33m span, has been used in its very first lift in Dover in the UK.

World’s biggest crane keeps Hinkley power station project on track


The world’s biggest crane - a Sarens SGC-250 aka Big Carl - has placed the first huge steel ring section onto the second reactor building at Hinkley Point C in Somerset, England. 

Oman's Port of Duqm automates lifting with new Liebherr cranes


The Port of Duqm in Oman have purchased a fleet of Liebherr cranes that will be operated utilising remote control and automation 

Tadano E-Pack offers zero-emission and low-noise crane operations


Tadano’s environmentally friendly E-Pack has been developed for use when a diesel engine is impossible due to strict emission-related requirements and noise considerations.

Ainscough Crane Hire responds to train crash emergency


Ainscough Crane Hire deployed a 800t mobile crane to remove five carriages after two passenger trains collided in Salisbury, England. 

Sarens completes operation in Egyptian military zone


Sarens has recently completed work to raise six STS cranes, by inserting 11,5m extension legs, at Port Said, Egypt. 

Mining and wind give Liebherr a lift in Chile


Liebherr has delivered an above average number of mobile cranes to Chile in 2021, according to the mobile and crawler cranes manufacturer. 

Seaway 7’s Alfa Lift will install Dogger Bank Offshore Wind Farm


Seaway 7 ASA has been awarded the contract for the transport and installation of monopile foundations and transition pieces at Dogger Bank Offshore Wind Farm using their heavy lift vessel Alfa Lift

Mammoet launches wind turbine innovation challenge


Mammoet and Offshore Wind Innovators, are launching a challenge to find solutions for transferring and lifting components to floating and fixed-bottom offshore wind turbines 

South Carolina Ports expands ship-to-shore fleet at Wando Welch Terminal


South Carolina Ports has welcomed two ship-to-shore cranes to Wando Welch Terminal, completing its fleet of 15 new ship-to-shore cranes with 155 feet of lift height

Sydney based Marr Contracting opens London office


Heavy lift crane specialists, Marr Contracting, have opened a new regional office in central London, citing huge opportunity for business within the context of the UK-Australia Free Trade Agreement

Terex tower cranes used for construction of Austria’s Danube bridge


ASFiNAG, an Austrian publicly owned corporation responsible for the Austrian highways, has selected Terex Tower Cranes - CTT 162, CTT 91, CTT 472 and CTT 141 - for the construction of the Danube bridge.

Liebherr rolls out fourth-generation tower crane operating system


Liebherr’s fourth-generation Electronic Monitoring System (EMS) now comes as standard in EC-B and EC-H series tower crane cabins

News 1 - 20 of 75
First | Prev. | 1 2 3 4 | Next | Last