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High rollers 12 March, 2018
The Rolls Royce Vietnam plant, part of the company’s global marine division, is operating nine Konecranes electric girder cranes and 12 Konecranes jib cranes.
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Eepos at FENDT tractors
Monday, March 12, 2018 Eepos has designed and installed a lightweight aluminium crane system at a tractor and agricultural manufacturer in Marktoberdorf, Germany.
New leaders at LEEA
Monday, March 12, 2018 LEEA, the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association, made three new appointments in January. Paul Fulcher became LEEA chairperson; Dr Ross Maloney (pictured, left) the new chief executive officer; and Kat Moss chairperson of the Association’s Learning and Development Committee.
Ranger Lifting opens Melbourne facility
Monday, March 12, 2018 Lifting and rigging equipment supplier Ranger Lifting, headquartered in New South Wales, opened a new facility in Melbourne, Victoria in January to meet ongoing demand, principally from the city’s thriving construction sector.
Shuttlelift swans into modular housing
Monday, March 12, 2018 Swan Housing Associates of Essex and East London, a builder and manager of houses to rent or buy, has bought a Shuttlelift SL 35II gantry crane for offsite construction of modular housing units.
Stahl lifts sluice gate in high Himalayas
Monday, March 12, 2018 Stahl has supplied a winch to raise the sluice at a hydroelectric power plant at the foot of the Himalayas.
Johnson picks Konecranes’ CXT Explorer
Monday, March 12, 2018 Johnson Arabia has ordered Konecranes’ CXT Explorer containerised overhead crane for use as a temporary repair workshop for its mobile cranes and AWPs.
Composite material part workshop installs two cranes
Friday, February 23, 2018 Multiplast, a French manufacturer of monohulls and multihulls for ships, has purchased two Europont overhead cranes fitted with Verlinde hoists for its new composite material parts workshop.
Street Crane reaches for the stars at space facility
Friday, February 23, 2018 A space facility in the UK, which has been involved with more than 210 space missions, has had 14 overhead cranes fitted by Street Crane.
Paterson Simons supplies Ghana power plant
Friday, February 23, 2018 Pasico, the Ghana-based subsidiary of UK company Paterson Simons, has installed a 62t double girder crane at a power plant in the African country.
Subsea tunnel boring machine lifted with Modulift beam
Friday, February 23, 2018 Stockton Drilling completed multiple subsea lifts of a 28t, 18m-long tunnel boring machine (TBM) at an offshore wind farm, using a custom lifting beam, slings and shackles supplied by Modulift.

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