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Galvanising plant adds new Pelloby crane 17 May, 2017 | By Daniel Searle
Pelloby has installed a 4t crane at a galvanising facility in Stoke-on-Trent, UK, to replace the existing overhead crane at the plant.
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RTGs set for Israeli logistics centre
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 by Daniel Searle
Konecranes will supply two Boxhunter rubber-tired gantry cranes to a logistics centre in Ashdod, Israel on behalf of the Gold Bond Group (Conterm).
Further expansion in Central Asia for EnerMech
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 by Daniel Searle
EnerMech has secured more than £40m of contracts in the offshore sector in the Caspian region.
Liftal becomes ATEX certified
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 by Daniel Searle
Liftal, a full-service specialist in hoisting technology and fall protection, has been named an ATEX/IECEx Certified Service Facility.
Steady transfer
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Ampelmann’s E1000 motion-compensated access system, which features a gangway that transforms into a crane boom, is operational at Germany’s first commercial offshore windfarm.
Plansafe Solutions launches Safety Pro app
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Health and safety service provider Plansafe Solutions has launched Safety Pro, a server-based application for direct preparation of engineering reports following LOLER/PUWER/COSHH/PSSR inspections or examinations of plant and equipment.
Street CraneXpress sets training goals with new apprenticeship schemes
Thursday, March 30, 2017 by Daniel Searle
UK crane manufacturer Street CraneXpress has launched a series of initiatives as part of its four-year apprenticeship programme to train the next generation of fully-qualified workers.
Sparrows teams up with Maersk Oil with new contract
Thursday, March 30, 2017 by Daniel Searle
Sparrows Group has agreed a five-year contract to provide hydraulic, lifting and rigging services for Maersk Oil’s UK floating assets.
Taking tracks
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 by Daniel Searle
Pelloby supplied a 10t trackless semi-portal crane to BMW Group’s Mini plant at Swindon, UK.
Oil and gas company fits Konecranes CXT cranes at new facility
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
Global gas and oil company IOT Group has purchased four CXT overhead cranes from Konecranes for its facility in Jandakot, Western Australia.
Hirschmann overload protection certified for gantry cranes
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 by Daniel Searle
TÜV Austria has certified Hirschmann’s cSCALE trueSafety control under the EN 15011 standard for bridge and gantry cranes, as well as under EN 13849, which covers design principals for safety-related control systems, and EN 62061, covering functional safety of electronic control systems.

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