CRANES & LIFTING

Konecranes selected for port automation deal in the Middle East

Konecranes selected for port automation deal in the Middle East

UAE-based Abu Dhabi Terminals has selected Konecranes to be the supplier of an Automated Stacking Crane (ASC) system for the second phase of the building of its container terminal in Khalifa Port.

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Tadano Mantis release new GTC-500 crane

Tadano Mantis release new GTC-500 crane

A new 50-tonne capacity model completes the Tadano Mantis GTC series of five telescopic boom crawler cranes from 35 to 120 tonnes capacity.

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DPW automates the compliance process with Assignar

DPW automates the compliance process with Assignar

DPW Plant Hire has been hiring a broad range of specialist rotating telescopic handlers and multi cranes since 2005. Currently, DPW is working with John Holland and other general contractors on the Sydney Metro Northwest project.

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New range of high-performance winches for Potain cranes released

New range of high-performance winches for Potain cranes released

Manitowoc have released a new range of high-performance lifting (HPL) winches for Potain tower cranes, which brings new levels of speed, control and efficiency to the industry.

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Autonomous crane firm Intsite receives $1.3m in funding

Autonomous crane firm Intsite receives $1.3m in funding

Intsite, the first behind the world's first autonomous cranes, has received $1.3 million in funding from Israeli company Terra Venture Partners, the Israel Innovation Authority, as well as other investors.

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Haulotte completes delivery of 400+ machines for Coates Hire

Haulotte completes delivery of 400+ machines for Coates Hire

Haulotte have completed the delivery of over 400 machines for Coates Hire, valued at over $7 million, and includes 350 Optimum 8ACs, 36 Compact DX scissor lifts, and 20 HA16 RTJ PRO articulating booms.

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Terex unveils new CTL 272-18 luffing jib

Terex unveils new CTL 272-18 luffing jib

Terex cranes have introduced its new Terex CTL 272-18 luffing jib tower crane, which boasts a 10 per cent increase in jib length over the previous class model.

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Hyva release its new E-Power truck-mounted crane

Hyva release its new E-Power truck-mounted crane

Crane manufacturer Hyva is offering an electric solution with its new articulating boom truck-mounted E-Power crane, which has been released to respond to customer requirements and market trends for more sustainable machines.

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DP World Australia cranes make their way into Fremantle Port

DP World Australia cranes make their way into Fremantle Port

Five giant cranes from DP World Australia, among the biggest of their kind in the world, have made their way to Fremantle Port as part of an upgrade to Australia's maritime freight infrastructure.

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Sarens to unveil the 'world's biggest crane'

Sarens to unveil the 'world's biggest crane'

Belgian-based heavy-lifting specialists Sarens will unveil what it describes as the 'world's biggest crane' at its construction yard in Ghent on November 2018.

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