Rigmarine brances out in Kazakhstan
International lifting and marine specialist Rigmarine has responded to slow development in Kazakh offshore fields by branching out into mines and power plants.
Ranger jib cranes on hand for tunnel evacuation
Australian specialist lifting equipment and services firm Ranger found an unusual application for five jib cranes on the WestConnex underground motorway project in Sydney, where they have been set up ready for man-riding. In case of a worker falling ill underground, the cranes will be able to be used to rescue them.
New MD at Airpes GmbH
Airpes GmbH, the German subsidiary of lifting, handling and weighing equipment manufacturer Airpes, has appointed Jörg Richter as managing director.
LEEA directors confirmed
The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has announced the election of five industry members to its board of directors for 2017.
Teufelberger to acquire Redaelli Tecna
Teufelberger has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Italian steel wire rope manufacturer Redaelli Tecna from Russian Severstal–metiz.