New News information at HOIST magazine New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at HOIST magazine http://http// Best supporting tractor <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7369656/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A combination of Erikkila light crane systems and Kito hoists were installed at an innovative tractor manufacturing facility in Germany. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 04:13:53 GMT Container terminal expands fleet of automated RTGs <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7369654/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Terminal Petikemas Semarang (TPKS) container handling terminal in Central Java, Indonesia, recently extended the world’s first commercially-operated fleet of Konecranes automated rubber tyre gantry (ARTG) cranes with the addition of nine new cranes, bringing the terminal’s total to 20. The original ARTGs had already operated successfully for more than two years. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 04:08:00 GMT EMH launches enhanced EG Series hoist <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7369649/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Engineered Material Handling (EMH) has introduced its EG Series hoist, which offers additional features to its E Series hoist for single-girder cranes. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 04:05:48 GMT New configurations for Demag KBK crane <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7369635/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>UK-based Demag Cranes & Components has added overhung and extending configurations to its KBK Aluline light crane system, to suit applications where there is a requirement to move loads beyond the dimensions of the crane runway span. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 04:00:03 GMT Bridge crane removed from Indiana steel facility <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7369624/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Smith Erectors put together a complete rigging system, incorporating eight custom-made heavy-lift slings from Cortland, to remove a 20-year-old, 300t bridge crane from a Steel Dynamics Incorporated (SDI) steel mill in Indiana. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 03:55:14 GMT System keeps Eagle eye on crane movements <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7369591/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Spain-based Airpes has launched its Eagle black box system, designed to monitor and log the hoist, trolley and bridge movements of high duty cycle cranes and hoists. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 03:45:36 GMT Slide of the Valkyrie: Verlinde helps robot stay upright <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7349708/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Verlinde has supplied a hoist used as a fall-arrest mechanism for NASA’s Valkyrie humanoid robot, which is currently being tested at the University of Edinburgh, UK. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 11:39:41 GMT Cranes and load cells at new trailer facility <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7349688/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A manufacturer of heavy equipment trailers has opened a new facility in South Dakota, fitted with a range of cranes and load monitoring equipment. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 11:36:41 GMT RSS oversee jib and beam tests at energy plant <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7349666/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>UK-based Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has tested 24 jibs, runway beams and related hoists at a waste-to-energy plant in Wales. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 11:29:00 GMT Make the mould <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7349640/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Chinese automotive die manufacturer Shanghai Superior Die Technology (SSDT) has worked with Konecranes to help meet its targets for smart manufacturing. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 11:27:33 GMT