ASIA

Comansa CM unveils new luffing jib crane

Comansa CM, Linden Comansa's sister brand, has made its first addition to the CML luffing jib series after creating the range late last year.

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Seven killed in crane collapse

A fatal crane accident in Guangzhou, China has left seven people dead and two others injured.

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Developing a cloud-based platform for civil construction projects

Trimble and Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd have announced that they are partnering to improve the interoperability of technologies and data for civil engineering and construction projects.

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Cranes and Lifting (July): 50 years of progress and innovation for TRT

Cranes and Lifting (July): 50 years of progress and innovation for TRTLock icon

New Zealand's Tidd Ross Todd Ltd (TRT) commenced as Jack Tidd Ross Todd Ltd in 1967. The company was born out of the merger of three businesses: Jack Tidd & Co, Ross Todd Motors and Southside Engineering and Motor Co. And this year, TRT celebrates its 50th anniversary. Cranes and Lifting's Greg Keane tracks the company's journey of progress and growth.

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Hiab soars in Asia

July has been a good month for Hiab, part of Cargotec, with the company receiving orders for more than 600 loader crane from China and India.

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Monadelphous secures $170M contracts

Engineering firm Monadelphous Group has secured new construction and fabrication contracts with a combined value of some $170 million

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40 cranes ordered for UN-related project

Hiab, which is part of Cargotec, has received an order for 40 loader cranes from Japanese trading company, FutureBud International.

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Port of the future

Port of the futureLock icon

Some of the key challenges that Singapore faces include an ageing workforce and low birth rate, making growth of the city-state's workforce almost non-existent. But the Southeast Asian nation has the world's second busiest container port and in order to remain competitive, Singapore has embraced the application of big data and predictive analytics alongside full automation.

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Genie works its magic

Genie works its magicLock icon

Spanning 2000ha and producing nine million tonnes of petroleum products along with 4.5 million tonnes of petrochemicals a year, the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) is one of the largest integrated developments in the chemical and petrochemical industries in the world.

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Terra Drone's BVLOS tech soars to new heights

Japanese unmanned aerial vehicle provider, Terra Drone Corporation, has successfully completed its Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) drone test flights in Vietnam, which could offer a new way to fly drones in the future.

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