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SWF Krantechnik develops new light crane system 29 June, 2018
German crane manufacturer SWF Krantechnik has launched the ProfileMaster Plus, the latest addition to its portfolio of light crane systems for loads of up to 2t.
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Heat exchanger manufacturer chooses Street
Friday, June 29, 2018 UK crane company Street Crane has supplied six cranes to a manufacturer of heat exchangers, as part of an expansion at the manufacturer to meet growing customer demand.
Maltese port continues growth with RTGs order
Friday, June 29, 2018 Malta Freeport Terminals has ordered 15 RTGs from Konecranes, as part of an ongoing expansion.
Further expansion of crane rail profiles from EMH
Friday, June 29, 2018 EMH has introduced the EMH AL-1 System, a smaller crane rail profile designed to accommodate its AL System Workstation Cranes handling loads of up to 250lbs.
New hoists from Columbus McKinnon
Friday, June 29, 2018 Columbus McKinnon has launched the Yale YK and Shaw-Box SK electric wire rope hoists, designed to offer reliable operation, high efficiency and long life, in the US market.
Grape reception for adjustable lifting beam
Friday, June 29, 2018 France-based Bucher Vaslin, a designer and manufacturer of materials used in wine-making, developed an adjustable 16t-capacity lifting beam for use in its operations.
Straightpointload links now conform to standard sizes
Friday, June 29, 2018 Straightpoint has made a number of improvements to its range of loadlink products, including increasing the capacities of its 5t and 50t units to the industry-standard shackle sizes of 6.5t and 55t respectively.
New materials handling site chooses Street Crane
Thursday, May 31, 2018 P.P Group, a UK-based materials manufacturer, has purchased ten overhead cranes from Street Cranes to install at its new £6m facility.
One winch, two modes, two uses
Thursday, May 31, 2018 Ingersoll Rand has unveiled what they say is a new concept that delivers greater safety in man-lifting operations. Their Hydraulic Force Series dual-purpose winch can operate in two separate modes, using two separate hydraulic motors of different powers.
GH launches twin hoist system
Thursday, May 31, 2018 Spain’s GH has introduced its Twin Hoist system, based on two synchronised hoists and designed to offer improved safety, performance and efficiency.
Bespoke Reid system provides motor control
Thursday, May 31, 2018 UK-based Reid Lifting, a manufacturer of lightweight gantry and davit cranes, provided a customised version of its 1t-capacity Porta-Gantry system to a wastewater treatment facility in Ajman, United Arab Emirates.

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